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Full-Day Kaikoura Tour from Christchurch
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Hassle-free Tours is an award winning company that specialises in offeirng unique tour experiences in Auckland, Christchurch and Queenstown. Hassle-free Tours is privately owned and has been operating since early 2003. We believe a tour is about more than 'just seeing the sights'. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional service and giving our guests memorable experiences that will last a life-time. From city sightseeing tours on-board classic and new, open and closed top, double decker buses, to visiting a Lord of the Rings movie location, speeding through the Waimak Gorge in a jet boat, watching whales and dolphins in Kaikoura, and riding on the TranzAlpine train to Christchurch, Hassle-free Tours offers a myriad of tour experiences for everyone to enjoy.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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We recently chose to tour on the Soaring Kiwi Tours Hop on Hop off Red Bus for Auckland sightseeing. We boarded the bus at Sky Tower in Auckland. They have two buses, the red bus does one area and on this particular day we had...More

Thank pandd1946
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Reviewed 2 days ago

With my wife being a fanatical LOTR fan this is one tour we had to do. We were picked up by Simon from our motel at the time nominated and there followed a fantastic day for our small group. Simon was informative not just about...More

Thank dasdad54
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There were 9 of us in a van with Julia the driver/guide. She is fun, a wealth of information about everything New Zealand, and very responsible about our safety and comfort. We made a quick coffee stop along 3 hour drive there and a bathroom...More

Thank Alice C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out there with our tour guide Simon and what a great day out. Amazing location, fun walking up with our Lord of the Rings replica weapons and just amazing to stand on top of that hill. When Simon played the Lord of the...More

Thank Mitchell H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband ( a huge LOTR fan ) asked me to book this trip while I was planning our NZ trip. I was a little concerned over the cost and asked if we could just go there ourselves. He convinced me that this tour was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have just had the most incredible family day thanks to you guys! We met friends at the Museum, jumped on the gorgeous (Soaring Kiwi Tours) red bus and headed to the sky tower Auckland for lunch followed by a trip up the sky tower....More

Thank Bridget P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The long journey to and from Mt Potts high country was worth every second of the time we spent on the approach to Mt Sunday (film location for Edoras). Two elements combined to make this a spectacular, memorable and vastly enjoyable trip: 1. our excellent...More

Thank Dave K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my Father loved this day. We were picked up by Maria slightly late, but it was soon clear why. She greeted us enthusiastically and advised us to go back to get a change of clothes ready for the Jet Boat. We did this,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Big 6 wheel hummer? guide was great and really helpfull. journey had video footage of the film and interviews with the cast. The scenery is jaw dropping. Take a pair of serious hking boots ( i didnt as booked last minute) Well recommend value for...More

Thank barkerviv
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

I did this tour while staying in Christchurch and was so glad I did. It was a Lord of the Rings Day Tour to the site where they filmed "Edoras" in the second movie and our guides Scott and Simon were friendly and informative. There...More

Thank Penelope J
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Response from HassleFreeToursNZ | Property representative |
Kia Ora, thank you for your query. We are pleased to confirm that Kaikoura is recovering well from the recent earthquakes and the Inland Scenic Road, and State Highway One, are both open allowing access from Christchurch to... More
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