Murchison Vacation Packages
The national capital Wellington is situated 130 miles (209 kilometers) east of Murchison, while Christchurch is 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the south.
Make the time to visit the Murchison Museum when you are in Murchison.
Try not to limit yourself to Murchison, because the wider region has numerous natural and cultural attractions just waiting to be explored. St. Arnaud, is 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the west, and Hector can be found 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast.
Organise your transportation and spend some time in Westport, a major city for the region, situated about 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Murchison. The city has plenty of tourist attractions, including Tauranga Bay Seal Colony, Cape Foulwind and Coaltown Museum. Miner's Brewery, Buller Gorge and Denniston are good places to visit.
If the weather isn't that great, plan to spend some of your time in South Island's history museums, craft workshops and art galleries. Sample a little culture, learning and lore amid the great outdoors at South Island's ever-popular street art and gardens.
Start a new hobby and book one of the cycling tours, winery tours and guided nature walks. There are a number on offer in South Island. There are numerous ways to get active in the great outdoors around Murchison. Mountain climbing and bungee jumping are two ways active visitors can get their fix.
For many, the world is a book and those that don't travel stay on only one page. So book your journey and enjoy the adventures to be had in South Island.