West Coast – Punakaiki Overnight Tour (2 days / 1 night) – LT29


(per adult)

Enjoy an overnight trip to Punakaiki, nestled on the West Coast of the New Zealand, from Christchurch. Get the opportunity to see the world famous Pancake Rocks, with its unique rock formation and blowholes, and an incredible return train journey through the Southern Alps, voted one of the best railway journeys in the world. One night stay in a 4 star accommodation included.


  • TranzAlpine Rail Journey
  • Greymouth
  • Pancake Rocks
  • 4 Star Accommodation

Day 1: Christchurch – Greymouth – Punakaiki

After being picked up from your accommodation, travel by train on the world renowned TranzAlpine train from Christchurch to Greymouth. Rated as one of the top railway journeys in the world, this train travels straight through the heart of the Southern Alps, from the vast Canterbury Plains through to the Arthurs Pass National Park and onwards to Greymouth. Get to see some truly breathtaking alpine scenery. Upon arrival in Greymouth, travel by road along the rugged coastline of the West Coast to your accommodation in Punakaiki. Here you will have the rest of your day at your leisure to explore this small community, along with the famous Pancake Rocks with its unique rock formation and blowholes.

Accomodation: Punakaiki Resort or similar

Day 2: Punakaiki – Greymouth – Punakaiki

Enjoy this morning at your leisure. You can either check out the Pancake Rocks, explore the Pororari River with its many trails, or spend your morning at your accommodation – you choose! By mid-afternoon, you will be transported by road back to Greymouth where you will take a return journey through the Southern Alps to Christchurch. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your Christchurch city accommodation where your tour will conclude.

Note: When booking this tour for 3 people, please select the 2 persons option and add the Triple Room supplement before proceeding. If you are a lone traveller, please select the single supplement option before proceeding.

Loading Maps
Not Available
Tour type: Daily Tour
Duration: 2 Days/ 1 Nights
Maximum number of people: Unlimited
Location: New Zealand, Christchurch / Canterbury, New Zealand – South Island