Christchurch Xtreme Pass | International Antarctic Centre

Christchurch Xtreme Pass | International Antarctic Centre

Experience the wonder and magic of Antarctica in Christchurch at one of New Zealand's best, award-winning tourist attractions. The International Antarctic Centre provides a fun, authentic Antarctic experience for visitors of any age. Visit the "Antarctica" snow and ice experience, survive an Antarctic Storm and learn about life in modern day Antarctica and Scott Base while hanging out with Little Blue Penguins. There is also the exciting Hagglund ride, an all-terrain amphibious Antarctic vehicle where you can sit back, buckle up, hold on and prepare to experience what it's like travelling across rough terrain in this unique machine. Experience 4D show's featured in digital 3D and brought to life with 4D multi-sensory effects. The Ice Voyage show includes realistic 3D imagery with 4D special effects of seat movement, water spray, air bursts and bubbles.

Tour Info

Tour Type: Cultural & Themed Day Tours
From: Christchurch to Christchurch
Price:
From (NZD) $59 per person
Duration: 1/2 Day
Tour Code: ICEAC

Inclusions

Complimentary return shuttle transfers from central Christchurch
Snow & Ice Experience in a -5 degrees Celsius polar room
Experience an Antarctic Storm
Penguin Encounter
Unlimited Hagglund rides
Unlimited 4D Extreme shows

Tour Departures

  • Frequency: Daily. All year round
  • Departure Point: Penguin Express shuttle service departs outside the Canterbury Museum and i-Site on Rolleston Ave
  • Departure Time: Hourly from 9.00am to 4.00pm (Oct-Mar) and 10.00am to 4.00pm (Apr-Sep)
  • Return Details:Shuttle departs the attraction every half hour from 9.30am to 4.30pm (Oct-Mar) and 10.30am to 4.30pm (Apr-Sep)
  • Closed: Christmas Day

General Information

  • Opening hours are from 9.00am to 5.30pm daily
  • Please note due to continued roadworks in the CDB, shuttle timetable may not always run exactly to schedule

Important Information

  • Children must  be over 2 years old to ride the Hagglund and all children under 8 years must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Viewer discretion is advised for the 4D show for those suffering neck or back pain, epilepsy or heart conditions. The show is considered suitable for all ages, but parental discretion is recommended for children under 5 with regard to the realistic wildlife images and 4D effects.
  • This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance of travel
  • Confirmation for this product will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated
  • Complete operator information, including opening times and local contact telephone numbers are included on your e-voucher

Tourism Affiliations

Qualmark Endorsed Visitor TransportQualmark Enviro Silver

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Christchurch Xtreme Pass | International Antarctic Centre
Day Tours
Tour Code: ICEAC
From (NZD) $59 per person
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