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7-Day South Island Photography Tour from Queenstown to Nelson

7-Day South Island Photography Tour from Queenstown to Nelson
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Join top New Zealand photographers Richard Young and Shaun Barnett on this exceptional 7-day photography tour of the South Island's wild West Coast. Timed at the end of winter, when the light is crisp and low, the West Coast Photography Tour offers excellent opportunities to capture the wild beaches of the area, its forests and waterfalls, as well as views of the snow-covered Southern Alps. <p>The South Island's West Coast boasts more forests, mountains and protected lands than any other region of New Zealand. Here, wild and remote coastlines are flanked by primeval rainforests, with the high peaks and glaciers of the Southern Alps rising beyond.<br /><br />Highlights include amazing coastal sunsets, Lake Masterson sunrise, jet boat into the Waitangiroto Reserve and the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage area.</p>

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Waimak Gorge Jet Boating from Christchurch
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<p>Take the plunge on a jet boat ride through Christchurch waters and admire striking scenery! Weather you're pressed for time or can afford a half day, this adventure full of thrills and spills is suitable for the whole family.</p>

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Official Christchurch Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Christchurch Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (NZD or New Zealand Dollar). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency.


  • Christchurch Airport taxi fares with Gold Band Taxis are:


      Flagfall   Per km   Waiting Time
    Car (up to 4 pax) NZD 2.90   NZD 2.90   NZD 1.10
    Van (5 to 7 pax) NZD 4.80   NZD 3.30   NZD 1.10
    Van (8 to 11 pax) NZD 4.80   NZD 3.50   NZD 1.10


    An airport toll of NZD 8 is charged to pickups from the airport, an electronic transfer fee on NZD 2 is charged for EFT or credit card payments.


    Fares from the CHC Christchurch International Airport with Blue Star Taxis are:


      Flagfall   Per km   Waiting Time
    Car (up to 4 pax) NZD 2.90   NZD 2.80   NZD 1
    Van (5 to 7 pax) NZD 4.90   NZD 3.40   NZD 1
    Van (8 to 11 pax) NZD 4.90   NZD 3.80   NZD 1
    Executive cars NZD 3.90   NZD 3   NZD 1


    An airport toll of NZD 6 is charged to pickups from the CHC Christchurch International Airport, an electronic transfer fee on NZD 2 is charged for EFT or credit card payments.



 
Christchurch Taxi Payment: Cash • Credit Cards • Debit Cards
  • Always confirm with your Christchurch Airport taxi driver if they take credit or bank cards and if there are any card fees.


Christchurch Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, Round up to next bill/large coin



Official Christchurch Airport Taxi Details

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Christchurch Airport taxis are available both outside the CHC Christchurch International Airport International Arrivals Hall (exit customs, turn left and go out the door) and Domestic baggage claim. Christchurch Airport transportation rates vary between companies, but expect to pay about NZD 45-65 for the 20 minute journey to town. Note that some Christchurch taxi companies offer free call phones inside the CHC airport to call your favourite company for pick-up and you DO NOT need to take the first taxi in the queue outside (you may pick your favourite).


Christchurch cab companies serving the airport include:


  • Corporate Cabs
  • Blue Star Taxis
  • Kiwi Cabs
  • Airport Taxi
  • President Taxis
  • Gold Band Taxis
  • Quality Cabs
  • First Direct Taxis




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Last Updated: 28 Jul 2017