With an information center, tea kiosk, and all the basic amenities, this spacious garden can be comfortably enjoyed. It is popular for being home to beautiful trees and other attributes, like rhododendron and shrub borders, a long herbaceous fence, and an outstanding traditional rose garden. While exploring nature is the predominant factor in the garden, one of the biggest Christchurch tourist attractions is the centuries old trees one can witness in the botanic gardens.Location: City Centre Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8013, New ZealandHighlights: - Daffodils, roses, leaf displays, and conservatories.- It has disability access- Smokefree and vape free- Dogs not permitted
The Avon River, a special area of the region, supports a range of plant and animal life and offers various recreational activities that you can take part in. It is an ideal place to take a beautiful stroll, where one can witness the restoration work that took place after the Christchurch earthquakes struck. Listed amongst the places to see in Christchurch for the scenic views it provides and the quiet river flowing by, major developments like cool cafes and bars, and shopping spots work as a cherry on the top.Location: Christchurch, New ZealandHighlights:- Penguin statues and ducklings.- Cafe hopping and shopping- Spectacular bridges and parks to picnic in.- Playground for children.
Also famous as a cable car, the Christchurch Gondola is 1,000m long, and one can witness the entire town of Christchurch and the Canterbury Plains, Southern Alps, and Lyttelton Harbour, and the Banks Peninsula from the summit. There are many entertainment options at the summit station like discovering the several walking pathways and outdoor spaces amidst the clean air, learning about the history of the area on the Time Tunnel trip, and going on a shopping spree at their inexpensive gift shop.Location: 10 Bridle Path Road, Heathcote Valley, Christchurch 8022, New ZealandHighlights: - Have mesmerizing 360-degree views of Christchurch.- Eat at the licensed Red Rock Café.- Enjoy the sparkling waters of Pegasus Bay and the Pacific Ocean.