Christchurch has a reputation all around New Zealand and the world as the Garden City.
Christchurch has extensive parks and gardens in the inner city, including the Botanic Gardens and Hagley Park.
Winding its way through the City is the River Avon,
where you can jump on an English punt and sit back and enjoy the sights from a different view.

Christchurch Cathedral

Scenic Cycling

Take the Gondola to the top of the Port Hills and experience Mountain Biking all the way down. Hot air balloon adventures
Where you can view the city, the ocean and the snow-capped mountains.

Orana Park
Orana Wildlife Park is the largest wildlife and conservation centre in New Zealand and has an open range zoo.

Punting at the Avon River

International Antarctic Centre
Experience the awesome and challenging Antarctic environment, providing you with interactive fun.

Willowbank Wildlife Reserve
A uniquely Kiwi wildlife educational attraction.


During the winter there are great ski fields within 1-2 hours drive including Mount HuttTemple BasinPorter Heights and Craigieburn
Check out the Snow Reports for all New Zealand ski fields.

Botanical Garden