Best tours in Christchurch

Check out the top tours in Christchurch, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Christchurch Tramway
1. Christchurch Tramway
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23 local reviews
Christchurch Tramway, Christchurch
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
03-366 7830
Establishment
Jenny & Tony
If you have some time in Christchurch take a city tour on board the Tram. This is a great way to take in the…
Jane
A wonderful way to tour Christchurch, hop on and off the historic trams. It is also possible to book a meal on…
Jayshri
Tour around Christchurch whilst on the tram and if you fancy book in to dine for dinner whilst touring.
1. Christchurch Tramway
1. Christchurch Tramway
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23 local reviews
Christchurch Tramway, Christchurch
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
03-366 7830
Jenny & Tony
Jenny & Tony
If you have some time in Christchurch take a city tour on board the Tram. This is a great way to take in the city sights along with a…
Jane
Jane
A wonderful way to tour Christchurch, hop on and off the historic trams. It is also possible to book a meal on board the Restaurant Tram.
Jayshri
Jayshri
Tour around Christchurch whilst on the tram and if you fancy book in to dine for dinner whilst touring.
2. Akaroa
2. Akaroa
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68 local reviews
Akaroa, Akaroa
LocalityPolitical
Lisa
About 1hr 30 mins drive from our house, Akaroa is an historic French and British settlement. It's worth a…
Merv
The French town nestled into the rural hillside of the Christchurch Peninsula, an hour and half from…
Petra
Take a day's tour to lovely French-inspired town, the drive is breath-taking, stop at the cheese factory on…
2. Akaroa
2. Akaroa
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68 local reviews
Akaroa, Akaroa
Lisa
Lisa
About 1hr 30 mins drive from our house, Akaroa is an historic French and British settlement. It's worth a visit for the architecture,…
Merv
Merv
The French town nestled into the rural hillside of the Christchurch Peninsula, an hour and half from Christchurch. After sampling some…
Petra
Petra
Take a day's tour to lovely French-inspired town, the drive is breath-taking, stop at the cheese factory on your way, enjoy lunch by the…
3. Riccarton House and Bush
3. Riccarton House and Bush
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10 local reviews
16 Kahu Rd, Riccarton
+64 3-341 1018
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Nicolette
An array of art, museum pieces and early collections held in Riccarton House and the nearby Mud Cottage. This…
Yvonne
Riccarton House and Bush / Pūtaringamotu is a unique New Zealand heritage site consisting of two historic…
Claire
Historic homestead that is open to the public plus a small slice of NZ native bush right in the heart of the…
3. Riccarton House and Bush
3. Riccarton House and Bush
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10 local reviews
16 Kahu Rd, Riccarton
+64 3-341 1018
Nicolette
Nicolette
An array of art, museum pieces and early collections held in Riccarton House and the nearby Mud Cottage. This is an historic early home of…
Yvonne
Yvonne
Riccarton House and Bush / Pūtaringamotu is a unique New Zealand heritage site consisting of two historic buildings, flanked by beautiful…
Claire
Claire
Historic homestead that is open to the public plus a small slice of NZ native bush right in the heart of the city, lots of native birds and…
4. Tramway Ln
4. Tramway Ln
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11 local reviews
Tramway Ln, Christchurch
Route
Kosim
The City Tour by Christchurch Tram is the perfect way to experience the changing face of Christchurch City…
4. Tramway Ln
4. Tramway Ln
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11 local reviews
Tramway Ln, Christchurch
Kosim
Kosim
The City Tour by Christchurch Tram is the perfect way to experience the changing face of Christchurch City. The journey takes approximately…
5. Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu
5. Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu
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102 local reviews
Montreal St, Christchurch Central
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+64 3-941 7300
Art galleryPoint of interestEstablishment
Indira
This is one of the biggest Art Galleries/Museums in New Zealand. It is free to visit and they also do great…
Lindsay
The beauty of a free art gallery is that there;s no pressure to spend hours there. The Art gallery has lots of…
Stewart
Home to one of New Zealand's most important public art collections. Offering free daily guided tours with…
5. Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu
5. Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu
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102 local reviews
Montreal St, Christchurch Central
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+64 3-941 7300
Indira
Indira
This is one of the biggest Art Galleries/Museums in New Zealand. It is free to visit and they also do great free guided tours for visitors…
Lindsay
Lindsay
The beauty of a free art gallery is that there;s no pressure to spend hours there. The Art gallery has lots of cool modern and traditional…
Stewart
Stewart
Home to one of New Zealand's most important public art collections. Offering free daily guided tours with knowledgeable guides and an…
6. Avon River
6. Avon River
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7 local reviews
Avon River
Natural featureEstablishment
Kosim
Punting on the beautiful Avon River is an iconic Christchurch attraction not to be missed. Each Punting tour…
6. Avon River
6. Avon River
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7 local reviews
Avon River
Kosim
Kosim
Punting on the beautiful Avon River is an iconic Christchurch attraction not to be missed. Each Punting tour is 30 minutes duration with…
7. Christchurch Adventure Park
7. Christchurch Adventure Park
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29 local reviews
225 Worsleys Rd, Christchurch
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
0508 247 478
Bicycle storeCafeFood
Marise
Your base for epic adventures and chilled out down-time set in Christchurch’s Port Hills. Race through the…
Lisa
Your base for epic adventures and chilled out down-time set in Christchurch’s Port Hills. Race through the…
Rebecca
Zip-line tours, chairlifts and walking tracks, mountain biking or cafe chilling.
7. Christchurch Adventure Park
7. Christchurch Adventure Park
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29 local reviews
225 Worsleys Rd, Christchurch
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
0508 247 478
Marise
Marise
Your base for epic adventures and chilled out down-time set in Christchurch’s Port Hills. Race through the valley on the dual zip-line…
Lisa
Lisa
Your base for epic adventures and chilled out down-time set in Christchurch’s Port Hills. Race through the valley on the dual zip-line tour…
Rebecca
Rebecca
Zip-line tours, chairlifts and walking tracks, mountain biking or cafe chilling.
8. Punting On The Avon
8. Punting On The Avon
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40 local reviews
2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
03-366 0337
Establishment
Mary
Relax on a romantic 30-minute punt (flat-bottomed boat) ride along the Avon River in Christchurch. Float past…
Stewart
An iconic Christchurch activity not to be missed. Admire the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens or the…
8. Punting On The Avon
8. Punting On The Avon
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40 local reviews
2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
03-366 0337
Mary
Mary
Relax on a romantic 30-minute punt (flat-bottomed boat) ride along the Avon River in Christchurch. Float past willows lining the riverbanks…
Stewart
Stewart
An iconic Christchurch activity not to be missed. Admire the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens or the changing face of the city centre…
9. Pohatu Penguins
9. Pohatu Penguins
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3 local reviews
580 Flea Bay Rd, Akaroa
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
03-304 8552
Establishment
Jenny & Tony
Visit the yellow eyed penguins who breed in this area and learn about the monitoring program of nesting boxes…
Bec
Penguin Tours www.pohatu.co.nz
9. Pohatu Penguins
9. Pohatu Penguins
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3 local reviews
580 Flea Bay Rd, Akaroa
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
03-304 8552
Jenny & Tony
Jenny & Tony
Visit the yellow eyed penguins who breed in this area and learn about the monitoring program of nesting boxes as part of their conservation…
Bec
Bec
Penguin Tours www.pohatu.co.nz
10. The Tram Stop
10. The Tram Stop
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5 local reviews
40 Worcester Blvd, Christchurch
Point of interestEstablishment
Hilary
Combining history and sightseeing, the Tramway ride stops at many locations in the city centre with guided…
George
Take a tour of Christchurch's central city on one of the city's historic trams.
10. The Tram Stop
10. The Tram Stop
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5 local reviews
40 Worcester Blvd, Christchurch
Hilary
Hilary
Combining history and sightseeing, the Tramway ride stops at many locations in the city centre with guided tour commentary.
George
George
Take a tour of Christchurch's central city on one of the city's historic trams.