Top 20 Experience in Canterbury

Lyttelton Shore Excursion: Arthur's Pass Day Tour

Lyttelton Shore Excursion: Arthur's Pass Day Tour

Explore the beautiful alpine setting of Arthur's Pass National Park on this shore excursion from Lyttelton Port via guided coach, including time for lunch and exploration of Arthur's Pass Village, an exhilarating jet boat ride along the Waimakariri River (optional extra), and a visit to a sheep farm with sheep dog work, sheep shearing demonstration, and afternoon tea included.
Electric Mountain Bike & Sea Kayak Tour in Akaroa

Electric Mountain Bike & Sea Kayak Tour in Akaroa

This will be one of the best if not THE best experiences you will have during your NZ vacation! There is no better way to maximise your day in stunning Akaroa! If you love to get some exercise while exploring with a local guide this tour is for you. Get the best of both worlds as you pedal and paddle your way through this action packed unforgettable day of adventure with us.
Incredible views from the top of the Crater while riding to the summit await!
Get up close and personal with the marine/nature reserve as you sea kayak through its pristine turquoise waters.
Enjoy touring with Local knowledgeable guides who love to share their knowledge
Small intimate groups are key for safety and opportunity to chat with the guides through out the tours
Exploring the area from two different perspectives will blow your mind and there is no better way to make the most of your time in this special place!
And of course you get some Great exercise!
Methven-Mt Hutt Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight

Methven-Mt Hutt Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight

Our pilots will take you high above the patchwork Canterbury plains with spectacular Panoramic views west to the Southern Alps and east to the Pacific ocean.
Full-Day Motorcycle Tour in Canterbury

Full-Day Motorcycle Tour in Canterbury

What makes Rideabikenz unique is that we are family owned and operated with a strong focus on service and were all about having fun. We limit our tours to six riders per guide to guarantee we can provide the highest level of service and attention

We are also unique in that we allow our motorcycles to be used in off road conditions. Our tours offer both on and light off road riding.

As locals, we have a vast knowledge of the Canterbury region and our routes will take you to some of the most scenic mountains lakes rivers and seaside locations Canterbury has to offer.

Rideabikenz provides a full range of helmets clothing and insurance, and all our motorcycles have been upgraded for even better performance, handling and comfort.
Electric Mountain Bike Tour- Akaroa

Electric Mountain Bike Tour- Akaroa

This is a must do for those who like to get active while exploring new places! If you have a spare 2.5 hours up your sleeve and are confident riding a ‘normal’ mountain bike then why not join us on a premium guided electric mountain bike tour, it may just be one of the highlights of your trip!
Our popular Lava Loop is perfect for those who desire a bit of a challenge. If have conventional mountain bike experience and have a moderate level of fitness this trip is for you. You will be amazed as you cruise up terrain you wouldn’t dream of on a conventional bike, with our powerful pedal assist Scott Bosch systems Ebiking is making the impossible… now possible!.

Great for couples, families and friends. This tour includes mixed terrain, some steep ascents and descents, sealed and gravel roads throughout.

Warning- Electric Mountain biking is very addictive, we ride FURTHER, FASTER HIGHER without the sweat! Once is never enough!

Arthurs Pass and Southern Alps Day Excursion from Port Lyttelton or Christchurch

Arthurs Pass and Southern Alps Day Excursion from Port Lyttelton or Christchurch

This day excursion takes us across the Canterbury Plains around 50 miles to Porters Pass (just under 1000 m and higher than Arthurs Pass) and into the Southern Alps. Mountain lakes and wide braided rivers pass through ancient glacial valleys. After about 2.5 hours we reach Arthurs Pass National Park and its beech forests. We drive to the top of the pass and divide looking over into the rainforests of the West Coast, then stop in AP village here for lunch.Time permitting we have a quick tour of Christchurch on the return trip.
Sea to Summit- Electric Mountain Biking Tour in Akaroa

Sea to Summit- Electric Mountain Biking Tour in Akaroa

Highlights:
During our premium full day tour we will rise from Sea to Summit and around the rim of the most iconic Volcano plug on the Banks Peninsula, you will be summiting Mount Bossu ( the highest point in the area) and will be rewarded with mind blowing views of the harbor, surrounding bays, volcanic landscape and the incredible views of the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps and the Canterbury plains..

Trip Notes
Assent 1189m, Descent:1163m, Total Distance 43km
This amazing ride starts with mixed terrain and then a climb that brings us to the summit of the mountain. Continuing along the rim of the volcanoes soaking up the views finishing with a beautiful descent all the way back to sea level. The tour is a balance of unsealed gravel roads but also has some sealed sections.
Coastal Cruise- Guided Electric Bike Tour in Akaroa

Coastal Cruise- Guided Electric Bike Tour in Akaroa

We proudly provide only the latest model of brand new Scott pedal assist Electric Mountain bikes which will have you whizzing around grinning from ear to ear. Our local guides love to share this incredible slice of paradise with visitors and will ensure you have an unforgettable tour.