Experience seaside vistas of the South Island in New Zealand with the Coastal Pacific Train tours, trips, and packages available below. The Coastal Pacific train travels along the Canterbury Plans, moving alongside the coast of the Pacific Ocean through bush-clad mountains. The rail line then follows the stunning Kaikōura coastline where you’ll have the opportunity to see marine life such as seals and dolphins, before travelling through Blenheim’s vineyards.
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Travel by ferry and scenic train from Wellington to Christchurch, and enjoy a wonderous Kaikoura experience including the natural wonders of this marine paradise.View Tour
Join tour specialists Maher as they explore New Zealand by rail. From Auckland to Christchurch via Wellington, you will enjoy a 12 day escorted tour.View Tour
Join the Coastal Pacific and explore the stunning Kaikōura coastline, famous for its marine mammals and whale watching, through the idyllic Canterbury Plains to the Garden City of Christchurch.View Tour
If your ambition is to travel on each of New Zealand’s scenic rail journeys, the Three Great Journeys will achieve your dream. Tick-off every scenic rail trip and include an inter-island ferry on this succinct tour.View Tour