Day Trips

Being central to many places, Kaikoura offers a number of day trips that allow you to see and experience the wider Kaikoura and surrounding areas. Try these ones for starters

  • Take a day trip to Mt Lyford Alpine Ski Resort, only 60km from Kaikoura. Mt Lyford season operates June to September.
  • Take a day trip and sample the Marlborough Wine Tours
  • Indulge yourself with a day trip to Hanmer Springs natural hot pools: Hanmer Springs.
  • While in Hanmer, take a Jet Boat Ride or a Bungy Jump

With so much to do, you may never leave Kaikoura