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Christchurch Gardens Tour

Christchurch Gardens Tour

Christchurch: Where Gardens Flourish and Vistas Enchant

Embark on a captivating journey from Christchurch, a city renowned for its exquisite gardens and vibrant floral displays. Venture through the heart of the revitalized city, where innovative architecture and lush green spaces intertwine.

Enjoy the exclusivity of a small-group adventure, limited to 8 guests, allowing for a more immersive and tailored experience as you explore the wonders of the ‘Garden City’.

Explore the Port Hills and a Historic Private Garden:

Ascend the picturesque Port Hills, a vantage point offering breathtaking panoramas of Christchurch, the vast Canterbury Plains, the shimmering Lyttelton Harbour, and the majestic Southern Alps in the distance. Descend into the charming Lyttelton Harbour, where a hidden gem awaits – a private garden established in 1865. Wander through this botanical wonderland, marveling at the diverse collection of exotic trees, vibrant shrub rhododendrons, elegant camellias, and a rich assortment of native New Zealand plants.

Botanic Gardens: A Symphony of Colors and Sculptures:

Immerse yourself in the tranquility of Christchurch Botanic Gardens, a horticultural haven showcasing exotic trees that rank among the largest, tallest, or oldest of their kind in New Zealand. Delight in a symphony of colors as you stroll through vibrant flowerbeds, discover intriguing sculptures, and encounter memorial plantings that pay homage to the city's rich history. Here, you'll pause for a leisurely lunch, savoring delectable local cuisine amidst the serene beauty of the gardens.

Uncover a Hidden Treasure:

Continue your botanical exploration with a visit to a hidden treasure, a property that celebrates the life and legacy of Kate Sheppard, a prominent suffragist and a key figure in New Zealand's women's suffrage movement. Learn about her remarkable achievements and the enduring impact of her work.

A Farewell to Remember:

As your journey through Christchurch's gardens concludes, your knowledgeable guide will escort you back to your accommodation, leaving you with cherished memories of a city where nature's artistry and human ingenuity intertwine.

Tour Inclusions: 

  • Hotel pick up
  • Travel by luxury vehicle with maximum of 8 passengers.
  • Cafe lunch included.
  • Fully escorted tour with local knowledgeable guide.
  • Hotel drop off

Pick up time: 9:30 am

Return: approx. 4.30 pm.

Tour Code: CGT

Christchurch Garden Tour

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Your tour includes:
  • Experienced, knowledgeable Guide 
  • Pick up and drop off to your hotel
  • Multiple photo stops
  • Cafe Lunch
  • An amazing, unforgettable experience!


The following is recommended:
  • Rain jacket
  • Sweater or jacket suitable for cooler weather.
  • Hat (type depending on weather)
  • Sunscreen (high SPF)
  • Sunglasses
  • Water bottle