share our local knowledge with you to help you plan your trip. Whether
its adventure, art, history, scenic tours, relaxation - whatever direction
- we're sure to have ideas that will help you. From Sumner there are
many interesting day trips.
To the French style village of Akaroa,
passing Little River Art Gallery, Barry's Bay cheesemaking factory
on the way.
only 1½ hours away - sea kayaking, paragliding, golf, tennis
and more -
The thermal resorts at Hanmer
and Maruia Springs
in an area surrounded by mountains and with beautiful forest walks.
- north of Christchurch - home of whalewatching, dolphin swimming,
coastal alpine scenery.
Any of the local bays - Taylor's Mistake, Boulder Bay,
Lyttelton, Governors Bay, Diamond Harbour, Okains Bay.
the City - Art Galleries, Museum, Arts Centre with working artists
and craftspeople, historic buildings etc.