Best Attractions in Christchurch


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Christchurch Gondola and Tram City Tour Combo

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HighlightsSee the sights of Christchurch by antique tramRide the Christchurch Gondola cable carUse your combo ticket to take walks on Mount Cavendish or visit the Botanic GardensDescriptionClimb aboard the Christchurch Gondola cable car and enjoy spectacular 360-degree views across the Canterbury Plains and Southern Alps as you glide across the slopes of Mount Cavendish in the Port Hills. See as... More info

Christchurch Tram City Tour & Punting Combo

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HighlightsSee how Christchurch has developed since the earthquakes of 2010 and 2011Jump off the tram at sights such as the Canterbury Museum and Botanic GardenClimb aboard an Edwardian flat-bottomed boat for a punt down the River AvonFloat through the city centre on your punt ride to see the rejuvenated Avon River PrecinctDescriptionClimb aboard a classic flat-bottomed boat for a delightful punt a... More info

Christchurch: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour by Vintage Tram

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HighlightsExplore the sights of Christchurch by vintage tramSee how Christchurch has developed since the earthquakes of 2010 and 2011Jump off at sights such as the Canterbury Museum and Botanic GardenStroll in the urban oasis of Hagley ParkDescriptionClimb aboard a vintage tram for a unique tour of Christchurch, and see the “Garden City” at your own pace with a full-day hop-on and hop-off tram... More info

Christchurch: Vintage Tram, Punt and Gondola Ride Combo

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HighlightsExplore the sights of Christchurch by vintage tramHop off at highlights such as the Canterbury Museum and Botanic GardensGet 360-degree views of Christchurch from a gondolaRide the cable car to the top of Port Hills for a hike in the alpine sceneryClimb aboard an Edwardian flat-bottomed boat for a punt down the River AvonTravel through beautiful Hagley Park or the city centerDescriptionE... More info

Christchurch International Antarctic Center Entry Tickets

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HighlightsClimb aboard for an adrenaline and fun filled ride on the amazing all-terrain amphibious Antarctic vehicle - the HagglundExperience real snow and ice in an indoor polar room, then brace yourself for an Antarctic storm where wind chill plummets temperatures to -18˚CHang out with Little Blue Penguins - birds that have been rescued and cared for, some since they were chicksExperience a sim... More info

Christchurch: Orana Wildlife Park Admission

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HighlightsHand feed giraffe and have tons of other memorable wildlife encountersObserve kiwi, stroll into walk-through aviaries, and meet unique native reptilesMeet New Zealand's only gorilla groupWatch scheduled daily presentations and interact with wildlife guidesDescriptionExperience the ultimate animal adventure at Orana Wildlife Park. Set in 80 hectares, within 15 minutes drive of Christchurc... More info

Christchurch: Tramway Restaurant 4-Course Dinner Tour

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HighlightsEnjoy a fine dining experience aboard a vintage tramFeast from a 4 course menu, served for the tram's tiny kitchenMarvel at the illuminated monuments of ChristchurchDrive along the banks of the River AvonSip on a welcome drink on arrivalDescriptionClimb aboard a vintage tram for a unique dinner tour of Christchurch. Admire the city’s sights illuminated for the night as you dine on a 4-... More info

Canterbury Museum

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Canterbury Museum and its collections have been enjoyed by visitors from across the world for over 130 years. The collections include over 2.1 million items including Antarctic expeditions, the settlement history of Canterbury and natural history.  The museum is located on Rolleston Avenue, next door to the Botanic Gardens. Pricing: Entry to Canterbury Museum is free; donations are a... More info

Quake City

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Find out more about the devastating 2011 Christchurch earthquake from the people it affected most. The 2010 and 2011 earthquakes that hit Christchurch devastated the city and hugely affected residents, business owners and visitors to the city. The Quake City exhibition explores how the city reacted to the earthquake and has moved on from the events. The exhibition includes personal stories f... More info

Air Force Museum

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Discover New Zealand’s military aviation story at the place where it all began. Engage with stories of the men and women who have helped shape New Zealand’s military aviation journey, and reflect on their service and sacrifice through years of war and peace.   Explore the diverse collection at your own pace through immersive exhibitions, or join a free, guided ‘Behind the Scenes’ to... More info