Methven Vacation Packages
Methven is situated 230 miles (370 kilometers) southwest of the national capital Wellington, and 50 miles (80 kilometers) west of Christchurch.
While it can be tempting to just kick back and relax when visiting Methven, keep in mind that the surrounding region's treasure-trove of scenic delights are never more than a day trip away. Two examples of places within a relatively short distance of Methven are Ashburton, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Rakaia, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
When you are ready to venture further afield check out the nearest regional area. Christchurch is approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) away and is home to attractions such as University of Canterbury, Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre and Bush Inn Centre. Riccarton Park, Queen Elizabeth II Park and AMI Stadium are more points of interest in Christchurch that should be on every visitor's schedule.
Spend a day in the sunshine and fresh air and make the most of Canterbury's popular gardens. To learn a little about the local culture, head to Canterbury's history museums, art galleries and craft workshops.
A great way to experience the great outdoors around Methven is to join for a caving or bungee jumping adventure. Have an experience you'll always remember while you are here. Connect with the daredevil within and try hot air ballooning!
Many say that, investing in travel is one of the few things you can buy that makes you richer. Your time in Canterbury, will leave you with precious memories to last a lifetime.