Christchurch is once again a vibrant city with new and exciting developments to explore and enjoy. World-class attractions in the city include the magnificent Botanical Gardens, art galleries, wildlife parks, the Christchurch Gondola and the International Antarctic Centre. Enjoy the large selection of excellent cafes and restaurants, together with a wide range of shopping facilities, which Christchurch has to offer. For those wanting more relaxation, there are scenic walks and beaches to enjoy.
Once you have explored the city, there are many more attractions closeby........ Enjoy a day trip to the alpine resort of Hanmer Springs renowned for its wonderful spa pools. For the more adventurous Hanmer offers jet boating and bungy jumping. The pretty French settlement of Akaroa is just a ninety minute scenic drive from Christchurch. Relax in one of the outdoor cafes or take a cruise and marvel at the Hectors dolphins. Experience one of the great train journeys of the world on the Transalpine Express. The train departs daily from Christchurch and travels through the Southern Alps to the West Coast.
These are a sample of some of the activites and sights to enjoy, in and around Christchurch.
Click on the links below to explore a few more local attractions in detail.
Take a trip on the Gondola and enjoy wonderful
views on both sides of the Port Hills.
Visit this site for useful information on the Port Hills
and the opportunities for sport and recreation there.
One of New Zealand's premier Heritage attractions where you
can step back to Edwardian times in the new colony of Christchurch.
The Black Cat Group cruises local waterways daily, offering an
unforgettable view of the wildlife and historical highlights in the area.
These are all nearby attractions which you may wish to visit.
121A Moncks Spur Road, Redcliffs, Christchurch, New Zealand
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