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Experience Christchurch with us

Christchurch, the Garden City of New Zealand, is internationally renowned for its beautiful and expansive public gardens that dot this picturesque town. Among them, one of the most spectacular is the Mona Vale on the banks of the River Avon. Learn more about the rich history of the Maoris in Christchurch, the first inhabitants of the land here. For adventure seekers, there can be no ideal destination than Canterbury. Hang gliding, mountain biking, bungy jumping jetboating or heli-biking, are just a few of the many options available. Wildlife enthusiasts will be equally spilt for choice with fishing, whale watching, horse trekking and exciting marine activities like swimming with the dolphins. There is plenty to do in and around Christchurch and Canterbury as well. The Banks Peninsula lies to the east with its sheltered bays and sandy beaches, while to the west are the spectacular Southern Alps, the tallest mountain ranges in Australasia, a haven for skiers. Canterbury’s pristine rives are idea for fishing while Kaikoura is famous for whale-watching.
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Our tips for Christchurch

Walk: If you are one of those who always think ‘what’s around the corner?’ then you’ll like Christchurch. Many new buildings are full of passages that run through and between buildings. They often open up into courtyards. Go and have a drink: After lots of exploring and walking it’s time for a drink! Head to The Terrace on Oxford terrace. Lots of bars are down here and restaurants too. Perfect to relax after a long day exploring.

Good to know

Winters are generally cold and summers mild. It’s a city influenced by the Pacific Ocean, so come prepared if you are visiting during the winter months. It is however dry and temperate. Just don’t expect it to be blazing hot!

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