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Making The Most Out Of Your Time In Christchurch

By Wild Kiwi Team
on  June 20, 2017

The largest city on New Zealand’s South Island, Christchurch is bursting with things to do, new people to meet, restaurants and cafés to enjoy, and incredible landscapes and architecture to admire.

Christchurch stopping points - Coffee shops and bars to visit

Find Your Bearings

Compact in size and pretty flat, Christchurch lends itself to being explored by bicycle or on foot. Stumbling across a cute café is one of the very best parts of travelling. So, grab a cup of coffee and a hearty breakfast to set you up for a morning full of exploring.

Experience New Zealand Culture On Your Wild Kiwi Tour

With such a rich history, every museum and gallery is bursting with interesting and intriguing exhibits that will delight and inspire. Christchurch has also very respectfully marked the devastation it experienced during the earthquakes. Quake City is emotional but as they have made sure to highlight how the community pulled together, it’s also uplifting and endlessly inspiring.

Take Things Easy In A Local Park Or The Beautiful Botanic Gardens

If you’ve had a busy morning, spend some time around a local park. Picnic with your pals and take in the stunning views.

Get That Adrenaline Pumping

From white water rafting adventures to jet boat adventures, if activities that set your pulse racing are high on your to-do list, now is the time to give things a try. There’s also the opportunity to go swimming with dolphins, proving that New Zealand’s waters have something to tempt everyone.

Soak In City Views From A Bird’s Eye Perspective

Seriously, the Christchurch Gondola is a special experience you won’t want to miss out on!

Treat Yourself To A Delicious Dinner

Whatever you fancy theres plenty of restaurants to choose from. And after your busy day, chilling out with a few drinks and watching the sun set is the perfect way to end one of your Wild Kiwi Tour days.

Wild Kiwi tours - Eat and drink in Christchurch restaurants

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