1. Opuke Thermal Pools: 2-Hour Discovery Pools Session
Take a relaxing escape from it all at Opuke Thermal Pools and Spa. Opuke is the newest wellness destination in Methven Canterbury, just an hour out of Christchurch City. The tranquil surroundings of Methven and the majestic foothills of the Southern Alps provide an ideal backdrop for a rejuvenating retreat into nature. The Discovery Pools are the ideal environment to cater for all, whether you’re wanting to sit back in the hot pools and soak in the magnificent views or release your inner child and have some fun. Discover the Aqua Play Zone including a 'crazy river' and 'leap of faith' plunge pool. You can also take refuge and explore the starlit caves, where you never know what you’ll find. The facility uses natural resources to minimise its footprint and delivers world-class spa treatments that uniquely meld Maoritanga and modern methods. Surrounded by the sights and sounds of the majestic landscapes and flowing water, a bathing spa experience with Opuke will leave you feeling completely renewed.