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Essential Collection

Discovering Christchurch

Access from: Christchurch


Key info

  • Tour ID: 51097
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Pick up point: Port
  • Activity level: Gentle

Top highlights

  • Mona Vale
  • Lyttleton Harbour
  • Port Hills

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Key info

  • Tour ID: 51097
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Pick up point: Port
  • Activity level: Gentle

Top highlights

  • Mona Vale
  • Lyttleton Harbour
  • Port Hills

Itinerary

Collect from the port of Christchurch
Drive to the centre of the city
Drive to Mona Vale
Drive to Port hills and Lyttleton Harbour
Back to the cruise port

You will be met at the port by a Cruising Excursions representative who will then guide you to your air conditioned transportation ready to commence your tour.

With this tour you will get to understand the great architecture of Christchurch boasting the many beautiful gardens and wonderful scenic view points with many opportunities for photo's.

We depart from the port and the tour commences in the central city of Christchurch and covers the area which was completely devastated by the Christchurch earthquakes in February 2011.

The guide will explain both the history of the city and the effects of the earthquake, you will see for yourself both the destructive powers of nature and the magnificent rebuild taking place.

On leaving the inner city, the tour travels to Mona Vale a historic homestead and gardens. We then travel to the Sign of the Takahe, an historic building with a lookout providing spectacular views over the city, Canterbury Plains and to the Southern Alps.

The tour then travels via the Port Hills and Lyttleton Harbour by way of the Sign of the Kiwi and Governors Bay to the Port of Lyttleton. The tour proceeds through the Lyttleton harbour tunnel to the seaside suburb of Sumner and cave rock before returning to the central city where the tour will conclude.  

You will then be taken back to the cruise port in plenty of time for your cruise ships departure.

 

There is a morning and an afternoon tour available start times:  Approximately 9am or 1.30pm (this will be confirmed and clearly displayed on your shore excursion vouchers.)

 THE TOUR INCLUDES

  • Air Conditioned Transportation
  • English Speaking Guide

 

  • Full details

    Key info

    • Tour ID: 51097
    • Duration: 3 hours
    • Pick up point: Port
    • Activity level: Gentle
    • Optional extras available

    Top highlights

    • Mona Vale
    • Lyttleton Harbour
    • Port Hills

    Itinerary

    Collect from the port of Christchurch
    Drive to the centre of the city
    Drive to Mona Vale
    Drive to Port hills and Lyttleton Harbour
    Back to the cruise port

    You will be met at the port by a Cruising Excursions representative who will then guide you to your air conditioned transportation ready to commence your tour.

    With this tour you will get to understand the great architecture of Christchurch boasting the many beautiful gardens and wonderful scenic view points with many opportunities for photo's.

    We depart from the port and the tour commences in the central city of Christchurch and covers the area which was completely devastated by the Christchurch earthquakes in February 2011.

    The guide will explain both the history of the city and the effects of the earthquake, you will see for yourself both the destructive powers of nature and the magnificent rebuild taking place.

    On leaving the inner city, the tour travels to Mona Vale a historic homestead and gardens. We then travel to the Sign of the Takahe, an historic building with a lookout providing spectacular views over the city, Canterbury Plains and to the Southern Alps.

    The tour then travels via the Port Hills and Lyttleton Harbour by way of the Sign of the Kiwi and Governors Bay to the Port of Lyttleton. The tour proceeds through the Lyttleton harbour tunnel to the seaside suburb of Sumner and cave rock before returning to the central city where the tour will conclude.  

    You will then be taken back to the cruise port in plenty of time for your cruise ships departure.

     

    There is a morning and an afternoon tour available start times:  Approximately 9am or 1.30pm (this will be confirmed and clearly displayed on your shore excursion vouchers.)

     THE TOUR INCLUDES

    • Air Conditioned Transportation
    • English Speaking Guide

     

  • Essential information

    Included in this tour

    • Return Transportation
    • English Speaking Guide
    It is advisable to wear comfortable footwear, although there is not a lot of walking involved.
    Local Currency: New Zealand Dollars

    Joining instructions

    You will be met at the port by a Cruising Excursions representative who will then guide you to your air conditioned transportation ready to commence your tour.
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