Put on your Das Boot and enjoy the sights, sounds and pubs of Ashburton Region.Start the day with a cold one in Ashburton then head into the country where a challenge at each pub will await you. Play a few rounds of golf and then finish of the day by chowing down on a few platters at Truck Norris Texas BBQ.
Release your inner Coco Chanel with The Beauty School Dropouts. Take part in an exclusive workshop where you will learn things all retro. A high tea lunch will be provided so you can eat like a vintage queen. You will also be given the opportunity to play dress up at Kabella Baby where from there you will be taken to a secret place where a photoshoot will await you.
Time to be classy with a good ol fashioned wine tour. Start off at Waipara Hills with a wine tasting to cleanse your tastebuds then proceed to Pegasus Bay for a 3 course lunch and a complimentary wine tasting. So many wine tastings! Make your way back into town and stop off into the Arts Centre where you can indulge in fudge, gelato and coffee. You will be suffering from a food coma for days.
Don’t know what to do with your life? Suffering from adulthood? Cant adult? This is the tour for you! Featuring a special guest you will be fulfilled with lessons, techniques and ideas to help you get through the horrors of adulthood. Learn how to pour a beer, make cookies and cocktails, banking games, dining ettiquete, gardening and so much more. You will be a grown up in no time.
Bring out the sexy, confident person in you with a day of learning things all Moulin Rouge. First up is a class of Burlesque to really get your booty shaking which you will then move on to a very exciting lesson of Lap Dancing where you will get to learn all the moves on a chair or that special someone. You will make your way to a cocktail class to finish the day off where a bartender will show the ways of making incredible drinks.
C’est la vie! Enjoy of day being French in Akaroa. Begin the day with a fantastic kayak around the Akaroa harbour looking at the breath taking scenery. Once finished pop over to the Alpaca Farm where there are.. Yup you guessed it, Alpacas and over 100 of them! Enjoy a tour around the farm where you will get to hang out and even take them for a walk. Take it back to the township where you will enjoy a game of mini golf and can then explore and taste some homemade fudge before heading back to site.
Time to see the city at its finest! First on the list is a ride up the Gondola to have a view of the whole city then we will move on to a tram ride which will take you through the city centre where you can see the redevelopment and progress of Christchurch. You will then enjoy the calm and serenity of the Avon River where a session of punting on the river awaits you complete with a tour guide. Top it off with a walk through the beautiful Botanical Gardens.
Time to get the adrenaline pumping with some white water rafting on the Rangitata River. Once all nice and dry then you will be taken up to the sky for a beautiful scenic flight so that you can appreciate the beauty of the country in which we are in. After a nice long lunch relax in the hot springs of Tekapo before heading back to Ashburton.
Breathe in, breathe out. That’s the key to this tour. Try out some laughing yoga where yes, the whole time you will be laughing. After you have collected yourself and wiped away the happy tears you will have the opportunity to release you inner artist as a stone carver. Maybe you will make a bird, a spiral, a star. Who knows, its up to you! Got a sore muscle, never fear! You will then be put to the test where you will learn things all massage. Don’t worry clothes will be kept on and it will all be professional.
Time to explore the area that is Tekapo and Twizel! Try out some group games that uses Segways and try to be co ordinated by not falling over then bring it back into the township of Tekapo where you will get to see the area from a new height up at the Mt John Observatory. After looking at the beauty around you it’s time for a nosy around the shops and then to finish it all off you get to soak your stresses away in the Tekapo Hot Springs
Breathe in that fresh air! Rub some mud on your face! Cuddle a sheep! A Clysdale Horse wagon ride awaits you where you can see the country from a new angle and if your lucky you will get to shear a sheep whilst having a tour of a good ol country farm. You will then get to have lunch on the land where part of Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers was filmed. Once finished being a movie star drive on down to Geraldine to explore the cute little town where the famous Barkers jam, sauces and chutneys are created, you might even get a tasting thrown in there!
Put on your tramping boots to take part in a walk up one of the more iconic tracks in the Mt Somers area. You will begin at the Woolshed Creek carpark and make your way up to the “Bus Stop”, a famous marking on the side of the rockface. Please note there wont be any buses passing through. To top it all off you will get to soak you sore muscles in the Tekapo Hot Springs.