Pricing and Conditions

Adult $130.00
(13 year(s) and under)
Terms and conditions angle-down

Tour begins indoors in a low light environment then moving to an outdoor location. Guests to selfdrive to our archaeological site by following your guide. Rock art site is NOT wheelchair accessible. Dress for the outdoors and wear comfortable shoes suitable for walking.

Cancellation Policy angle-down

We reserve the right to charge in full for cancellations within 24 hours of departure.

More about this tour

Walk in the footsteps of our māori ancestors as you journey to our remote Opihi Rock Art site – one of the best remaining examples of original Māori Rock Art.

Discover our history and ancient way of life at the archaeological sites and ancient art gallery.

Uncover the meaning and reverence behind the most significant collection of ancient Māori rock art in the country. Connect with our art, stories and traditions.

Get a personalised guided tour of our cultural and natural history museum, as well as the iconic Māori rock art archaeological sites.

Following an hour-long guided tour of our cultural archive, you’ll travel through rolling South Canterbury countryside to the archaeological site – only accessible with a Ngai Tahu guide

Opening times

Business hours:
Open everyday 10am - 3pm
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov, Dec


15 Show Place, Christchurch, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
We’re located an easy 2 hour drive south from Christchurch airport or a 2 hour 30 min drive north from Dunedin airport.
decisions Proximity to town:
We are located inside Timaru Information Centre in the centre of Timaru township

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