Half Day Guided Crater Rim Walk

From NZD NZ$175.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: CRW006


  • Personal guided walking tour for small groups of up to 10
  • Transport from the CBD to the walk in a 12 seater van (30mins)
  • Return hotel transfers within 5km of CBD
  • Light morning OR afternoon tea
  • Water bottle to keep
  • Walking sticks and a day bag


You will be picked up by your guide, who will entertain you with the history of Christchurch on the 30-minute drive out to Sumner/Lyttelton where your walk will commence.  Visit the Crater Rim surrounding the caldera of the ancient volcano. Take in amazing views of the rugged Pacific coastline stretching across Pegasus Bay to the often snow-covered Southern Alps, Lyttelton harbour and wide expanses of the Pacific Ocean.  Total walking time is approximately 2.5 hours with a short break for a snack before returning to Christchurch City.

  • Comfortable walking shoes or hiking boots (sneakers are fine)
  • Comfortable clothes depending on the season (shorts/leggings and a t-shirt)
  • A warm layer of clothing and a jacket
  • Sunblock and a sun hat
  • Camera/phone



This walk is scheduled 12-months of the year.  On days when the weather or track conditions prevent us from walking, we will reschedule or refund in full. We require 48 hours notice for cancellation for bookings of 1 - 4 guests.  For group bookings of 5 or more, we require 7-days notice. If cancellation is made within this time frame you will receive a refund less any expenses incurred.


We are happy to cater for special dietary requirements, let us know when you book.


Our group walks have a minimum number of two guests to go ahead, however once we have a  booking confirmed we can add individuals. Please contact us by email with the date and time you require and we will do our best to accommodate you. Please note there are no minimum numbers on our Luxury Private Walks.