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Kaikoura Travel Guide

You'll savor every moment in delightful Kaikoura. The team at Orbitz can help you get off to a flying start by bundling the best-value hotels and airfares. Bundling your bookings is one of the easiest ways to save. Choose your desired hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences for savings of around $369^! With 500 airline partners to select from, you'll be preparing for take off in no time! Also, if you're unsure where you'll stay, we've got an impressive database of more than 500,000 hotels worldwide.

Where is Kaikoura?

There's no need to wait until you're buckled in your seat staring at the flight path to learn where Kaikoura is — let us point you in the right direction. Kaikoura is 95 miles from Wellington which is the national capital. There are around about 700 locals that live in this part of Canterbury.

Places to Visit in Kaikoura

Feel the breeze in your hair, the waves lapping at your feet and the salt on your lips at Kaikoura Beach. Want to keep the good times rolling? There are numerous stories and events that helped mold this area into what it is today. Take a look at the intriguing exhibits at Kaikoura Museum. But that's not all! It's always interesting visiting the living quarters of people from the past. Go on a tour of Fyffe House and visualize how this historic residence once functioned.

Car Rentals in Kaikoura

Take your love of travel to new heights by checking out car rentals in Kaikoura. No matter where you want to go or what you'd like to do, Orbitz will help you find a rental that suits your adventurous spirit.

Where to stay in Kaikoura – Hotel Accommodation

With some 36 hotels in Kaikoura, you shouldn't have too many problems locking in a bed. Want us to make booking easy? Our top picks include The Factory and Manakau Lodge.

Nearest Airports to Kaikoura

Visiting Kaikoura and want to know a little about the airport you'll be flying into? Woodbourne Airport (BHE) is the closest terminal, sitting 60 miles north of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Kaikoura

Cheviot is loved by adventurers. It's situated 35 miles from Kaikoura, and there's no shortage of things to do. Begin delving into the story of this destination at the Cheviot Museum. If you want to discover more, head to the Cheviot Library and Knox Presbyterian Church too. Located 45 miles away, Hanmer Springs is another neighboring destination. If you come here, be sure to check out Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve, Hanmer Forest Park and Hanmer Springs Ski Area.

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Has your life taken an unexpected turn? Have you got to cancel your booking? No worries — we don't expect you to pay a fee.^ Keep in mind that your airline and hotel might charge you one though, so contact them pronto!

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