8 days in Christchurch Itinerary

8 days in Christchurch Itinerary

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Christchurch
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Christchurch

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Recovering from the earthquakes of 2010 and 2011 was no easy task, but Christchurch has faced the challenges with aplomb.
You've now added Lake Ellesmere to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Geraldine Observatory (in Geraldine), Akaroa (Saint Peter's Anglican Church, The Giants House, &more) and Little River Gallery (in Little River). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable ride with TranzAlpine Train, take in panoramic vistas at Christchurch Gondola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cardboard Cathedral, and get to know the resident critters at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Christchurch trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Christchurch International Airport. In May in Christchurch, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 40°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Christchurch

Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Akaroa, Ohinetahi Garden, Geraldine Observatory, Little River Gallery
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Lake Ellesmere ©
Lake Ellesmere
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TranzAlpine Train
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