Arahi Tours: To discover, show, guide and protect.

We are a small, boutique tour company, lead by Vicky who is a member of the

Professional Association of Tour Guides in New Zealand.

Vicky's tours are uniquely designed, client-driven, flexible and relaxed.

We explore  Christchurch, Akaroa, Mountainous regions, West Coast if requested.

Hike a reserve or a Great  NZ Walk, brew tea - coffee, Ski, Snow-Bike, Snowboard and Toboggan in  the winter, create delicious Hot mulled wine

We offer a range of tours from half to full day tours and more . . .

Book now to design your unique adventure with Arahi Tours  

ARAHI TOURS

The Big Explore

CHRISTCHURCH - SUMNER BANKS PENINSULA - PORT LEVY LITTLE RIVER - AKAROA Full or

1/2 day tours

Leaving Christchurch we embark on a fabulous journey incorporating some stunning views on our way to Akaroa. 

An easy Walk around the inlet and bays of the harbour, we drive around the rim of the Lyttelton volcano. we brew up a coffee with gorgeous views of Banks Peninsula. Continuing on, we drive through local sheep farms, and appreciate the local bush  thats off the beaten track. 

Explore Akaroa, Little River and more beautiful spots on Banks Peninsula.

I would love you to come and explore this beautiful region with me.

Sit, Ride & Relax

CHRISTCHURCH CITY  and SURROUNDING  REGIONS

TOUR

Let me cater for you. This tour is about you, tell me what you enjoy and interested in, and and together we will build a tour that you can really enjoy.

See Christchurch, Sumner, Lyttleton and surrounding areas that were hit by the 2011 earthquake. See our huge reserves that were where people lived. 

The summit drive showcases the Southern Alps.  I stop often for photos - coffee - history.

And ENJOY a fun relaxing day.

Catch the Sunrise

CHRISTCHURCH - SUMNER -  LYTTELTON - AKAROA Full or 1/2 day Tours In and around the region

 

Breakfast at Governor's Bay by the sea, cooked by your personal tour guide Vicky, while you watch the sunrise. 

Visit Lyttlleton Farmer's Market (Saturday only)

Walk around the inlets and bays of the harbour underneath the pine trees a stunning walk, on a well built track.

Visit the award-winning Ohinetahi Gardens with sculptures, forest, art in stunning landscaped surroundings. Stop at Governors Bay at "She Chocolate" factory, a the delicious hot chilli choclate i've experienced.

City & Bays

CHRISTCHURCH SUMNER  TAYLORS MISTAKE - LYTTELTON driving around the rim of the Volcano to

DIAMOND HARBOUR 


Take the  summit  road to Omahu Bush featuring our historic Sign of the Bell Bird shelter. Listen to the Native bird chorus, Bell birds Tui and walk in our native bush choosing either the short or longer route 15 - 30 or 90 minutes for the fitter guests who love to walk.
Relax now in the comfort of your luxury tour vehicle while we head down the Gebbies Pass to glistening  Diamond Harbour. At this point there is the option of taking the ferry ride back to Lyttelton or driving back around the harbours and bays.  

Coffee-snacks and interesting historical facts along the way. A relaxing day.
 

 ARAHI PERSONALISED TOURS

 

Please contact Vicky to discuss and select a special personalised custom tour.

 
This may include remote harbours on Banks Peninsula, see Akaroa Harbour, go stand-up paddleboarding at night, visit Tekapo or Arthur's Pass, take a walk around bays or farms, with stunning views from up high. 

Allow me put together a 'tailor-made' tour just for you?

 ARAHI PERSONALISED TOURS

 

Please contact Vicky to discuss and select a special personalised custom tour.

 
This may include remote harbours on Banks Peninsula, see Akaroa Harbour, go stand-up paddleboarding at night, visit Tekapo or Arthur's Pass, take a walk around bays or farms, with stunning views from up high. 

Allow me put together a 'tailor-made' tour just for you?

From July - October VISIT & ENJOY THE MOUNTAINS

A spectacular snow-capped New Zealand landscape waiting to be explored by you. Arahi Tours offers two spectacular day or four-day tours and snow experiences for anybody to enjoy.

ALL ARAHI TOURS INCLUDE:

 
Personal 'Welcome Aboard' packs 
 
Travel in comfort in our safe and new spacious 4WD minivan
 
Pick-up and drop-off from your accommodation within the city surrounds.  Alternatively, stay in our self-contained cottage - Cabbage Tree Retreat.  (google this)
Full-day tours include snacks, Hot brewed coffee
and tea. A picnic lunch can be arranged just ask.