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Canterbury Guiding Co.

Christchurch 8540, New Zealand
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Private guide for 2 1/2 days

We travelled with our private guide Fiona from Queenstown to Franz Josef to Greymouth to take the... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Winterhude04
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Mill Creek, Washington
Great guides to show Christchurch and the surrounding area

Our guide, Cecile, s the greatest. She loves Christchurch and is very enthusiastic to share it... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Virginia R
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Orinda, California, United States
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Canterbury Guiding Co are the experts in offering private guided tours of Christchurch City and the wider Canterbury region and South Island touring, including exclusive high country farm tours, helicopter touring, wine tasting at Waipara Valley, viewing dolphins at Akaroa, taking a hike near Arthurs Pass after the Tranz Alpine train or watching whales at Kaikoura. We specialize in private tours for couples, families and small groups, using comfortable vehicles and with excellent local guides.
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21 Nov 2017
“Private guide for 2 1/2 days”
15 Dec 2016
“Great guides to show Christchurch and the surrounding area”
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Christchurch 8540, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

We travelled with our private guide Fiona from Queenstown to Franz Josef to Greymouth to take the Kiwi Rail trainn through the alps to Christchurch. What an amazing experience. Our guide Fiona went beyond our expectations showing us the sights, walking the trails, sharing her...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2016

Our guide, Cecile, s the greatest. She loves Christchurch and is very enthusiastic to share it. Having a guide helps us makes the most of our time when traveling. Cecile is inquisitive to help identify our areas of interest and put together a really interesting...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2016

Without a doubt David Haitt and his company Cantebury Guiding ..are 5 star He is passionate about his city of Christchurch , it's community and knowledgeable about the geography and communities surrounding Christchurch . I highly recommend David .. He knows New Zealand ..from the...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Otahuna lodge and from there we had a great guide for the day in Akaroa. We took the boat to see wildlife in the bay. We saw Dolphins, seals, penguins and beautiful scenery. Our guide also took us to a wonderful beach...More

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CanterburyGuidingCo, General Manager at Canterbury Guiding Co., responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2016

Many thanks for your kind feedback. It was a genuine pleasure hosting you in Canterbury and we look forward to welcoming you back again some day. Best regards, David Hiatt General Manager Canterbury Guiding Co.

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Reviewed 17 July 2015

I have found from my travels that many services don't live up to the promise of their marketing material. In the case of the Canterbury Guiding Company, they more than lived up to their promise. We visited Christchurch as a group of 12 in July,...More

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CanterburyGuidingCo, General Manager at Canterbury Guiding Co., responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2015

Dear Leanne Many thanks for your generous feedback. It was a true pleasure hosting your group in Canterbury last week and we look forward to welcoming you back again some day. Best regards, David Hiatt General Manager Canterbury Guiding Co.

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Reviewed 20 January 2013

Our family had a lovely day with David who picked us up from our cruiseship, toured us around Christchurch, and took us to the prearranged jet boat ride. Everyone in my family enjoyed our time with David and he was very personable and related well...More

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CanterburyGuidingCo, General Manager at Canterbury Guiding Co., responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2013

Dear Michelle It was an absolute pleasure hosting you and your family in Canterbury. We hope to see you back here again some day. Best regards David

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Reviewed 19 November 2012

The Canterbury Guiding Co. (and David in particular) provided the best touring experience I have ever had, which is saying something as I've been fortunate enough to travel six continents thus far in my life. And the best part about it was that we didn't...More

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CanterburyGuidingCo, General Manager at Canterbury Guiding Co., responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2012

Dear Sara Many thanks for your kind feedback. It was a genuine pleasure hosting you in Canterbury and we look forward to welcoming you back again some day. Best regards, David Hiatt General Manager Canterbury Guiding Co.

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Reviewed 22 March 2012

Full day excursion from Christchurch. Beautiful drive through the Canterbury Plains and up the Rakaia River to a remote sheep station. We took a helicopter ride to get a spectacular view of the braided river and surrounding countryside. We saw glaciers up close and then...More

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lookoutpointnz, General Manager at Canterbury Guiding Co., responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2012

Dear Alister Thank you for your generous feedback. It was a pleasure hosting you & Mary and we hope to see you back in New Zealand again some day. Kind regards, David Hiatt General Manager Canterbury Guiding Co.

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