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Coastal Pacific Journey - Christchurch to Picton by Train - with unbiased reviews

Coastal Pacific Journey - Christchurch to Picton by Train

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Overview
Experience and immerse yourself in the rugged coastal architecture of New Zealand. The Coastal Pacific travels breathtakingly close to the Pacific Ocean, where the roaring, windblown sea meets enormous bush-clad mountains.
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Itinerary
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Stop At: TranzAlpine Train, Addington Railway Station Troup Drive, Christchurch New Zealand

Stop At: Coastal Pacific Train, Addington Railway Station Troup Drive, Christchurch New Zealand

Stop At: The Great Journeys of New Zealand (formerly KiwiRail Scenic Journeys), Christchurch Railway Station, Christchurch New Zealand
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Departure Point
Christchurch Railway Station, Canterbury 8011, New Zealand
Duration
NaN minutes
Return Details
Picton Railway Station, Picton 7220, New Zealand Whaleway Station Rd, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • GPS-triggered audio commentary
  • One way Rail Journey
Exclusions
  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if travelling with a wheelchair
  • Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to scheduled departure and check in at the station to receive your boarding pass
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Valda Woods wrote a review Nov 2019
30 contributions6 helpful votes
A comfortable trip much appreciated when seeing the completed & continuing work to re-aline the coastal areas damaged by the big earthquake. The train facilities are very good enhanced by the open carriage.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Gillian D wrote a review Feb 2019
125 contributions68 helpful votes
Booked this last-minute. Train was pretty full leaving Christchurch but people do get off along the way. Recommend requesting a seat on the right side of the train as most of your scenic views are going to be on that side. Fairly foggy am, so not much to see for a good part of
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Date of experience: January 2019
John L wrote a review Jan 2019
3 contributions2 helpful votes
The train was comfortable, spacious with very large viewing windows and an open car at the end of the train for picture taking. There were beautiful views along the way. Very glad to have inlcuded this in our trip
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Date of experience: January 2019
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  • Duration: NaN minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese
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