Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Centre Deals

At the Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Centre we are always looking for great deals for you! We are your 'Local Experts', providing a FREE booking service for accommodation, activities and transport throughout Christchurch, Canterbury and New Zealand. Enjoy our exclusively sourced deals and save!

Fabulous service at all i-SITES, we have visited in New Zealand. It has been a real pleasure to holiday here. Please continue the amazing work that you do in helping travellers make the most of their holidays.

Jessica Glanville, United Kingdom

International Antarctic Centre - Save $5 per person

Book through the Christchurch i-SITE and save NZ$5 per person off full priced adult or senior/student tickets.

The details:

  • Experience one of New Zealand's best tourist attractions.
  • Meet the penguins, experience an Antarctic storm, ride an all-terrain vehicle and marvel at the 4D movie.
  • Enjoy the free Penguin Express shuttle to take you to and from the i-SITE (pick up outside the Canterbury Museum) to the International Antarctic Centre.
  • The Penguin Express shuttle departs the city on the hour from 10am to 4pm. The return shuttle departs the Antarctic Centre on the half hour from 10:30am to 4:30pm.

Email or telephone 0800 423 783 to book.

Want to make your money go further?

Book these exclusive Christchurch i-SITE deals now and save! 

The Christchurch Pass - save up to $25 per person!

Your open dated ticket includes: Gondola (incorporating return shuttle transfers), Caterpillar Gardens Tour, Tram day pass, and Punting.

The details:

  • Experience 4 of Christchurch’s iconic attractions for only NZ$86 per person!
  • Take the Gondola to the top of the Port Hills for 360 degree views over the city and Banks Peninsula
  • Explore the Christchurch Botanic Gardens on a Caterpillar Gardens Tour. Check out the city on a historic tram and float leisurely down the Avon River on a guided punt ride


  • Adult NZ$86
  • Child (5 - 15 years) NZ$25
  • Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) NZ$199
  • Children under 5 years are FREE

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Kids go FREE on Hassle-free Tours

Purchase your tickets for the Discover Christchurch 1 hour or 3 hour tours on the red double decker buses and up to 2 kids go FREE with every paying adult!

The details:

  • $35 per adult for the 1 hour City tour - departs on the hour from 10am to 4pm
  • $69 per adult for the 3 hour City tour - departs 10am and 2pm
  • Tours depart daily from outside the museum

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