Located on the northeast coast of the south island of New Zealand and situated between Christchurch and Blenheim, Kaikoura Peninsula is an ideal rest stop when tourists pass through isolated country both north and south of the town.
Kaikoura Peninsula is on State Highway 1 and Scenic rail line between Picton and Christchurch. Kaikoura airport is a one of New Zealand’s smaller airports. You will fly in a plane the size of a compact car.
Things to see or do:
•Dolphin & seal swimming
•4WD & adventure tours
•Rafting, kayaking & surfing
•New Zealand fur seals
Kaikoura Peninsula has a fairly dry temperate climate with hot summers and mild winters. Snow is a rarity. The whole year is a perfect cruise time.