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The Inside Story tours ‑ CLOSED

Christchurch, New Zealand
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About The Inside Story tours
Private tours for small groups of New Zealand's South Island, for visitors who love to learn about nature and history. Some of New Zealand's best short walks. Also private day tours from Christchurch, including Christchurch city and surrounds, Akaroa and Arthur's Pass. Your professional guide is an expert on the area who enlivens the tour with engaging and entertaining stories about the region's fascinating natural history and human history. Perfect for travellers who are curious about the world.
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Carol T wrote a review Nov 2014
Los Angeles, California5 contributions
Nice opportunity to see the botany in spring. Nice new visitor center. Café seemed pricey and slow so did not stay.
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Date of experience: October 2014
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iheartcereal wrote a review Nov 2014
Singapore, Singapore13 contributions7 helpful votes
Terry brought us on a 7 days tour around the South Island. The itinerary planned by Terry is well-planned. He is a good driver, and gave us good recommendations in terms of routing. He is accommodating to any of our requests. Terry is also extremely knowledgeable about New
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Date of experience: October 2014
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Bentley2012 wrote a review Mar 2013
Sydney, Australia78 contributions14 helpful votes
Terry Thomsen's 1-day tour of Christchurch and surrounds is excellent. Terry really knows his stuff and explains everything you ask and more. We were lucky enough to be the only passengers on Tuesday 5th March and felt we gained a clear understanding of the issues which
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Date of experience: March 2013
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James J wrote a review Mar 2013
New York City, New York3 contributions5 helpful votes
Terry is a scholar. Seriously. This guy is working on a book detailing New Zealand's flora and fauna--what's imported, what's dragged in. Pine trees, for example, are not native to the country. And they crowd out the native beeches. We spent several days in Christchurch and
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Date of experience: February 2013
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Sherry N wrote a review Nov 2012
Melbourne, Australia3 contributions
My daughter and I went on a fabulous tour of Christchurch and the surrounding hills and beaches. The commentary given by Terry was very interesting and the places he took us were magnificent. The cost of the tour was great value for money. We highly recommend this tour to any
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Date of experience: November 2012
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