Welcome to Christchurch & Canterbury Tourism

Christchurch is the gateway to New Zealand's South Island. You can ski, bungy jump, hike, mountain bike, raft, surf, swim, golf, see whales, dolphins and seals, visit wineries and gardens, shop, be entertained and awed, and so much more, all within 2 hours of Christchurch. Explore Christchurch & Canterbury

Christchurch On Sale Hassle Free

Stay at one of our selected hotels this July and you'll save up to 75% on Christchurch activities. So grab the family or your best mates and get ready to see the city from a double decker bus, take in the views as you ride the gondola, get your blood pumping on Adrenalin Forest's high wire and so much more!


Let Christchurch wine and dine you! From quirky pop-up cafés to stylish new restaurants, bars and nightclubs, there's definitely something to satisfy all tastes. Visit this July and you'll get up to 20% off your total bill.

Retail deals

Shop 'til you drop this July with up to 30% off fashion, giftware, jewellery and more at selected Christchurch stores.

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What's on in Christchurch & Canterbury

Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools

Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools

Choose from 15 open-air thermal pools, spa treatments, family fun and café.

Relax. Rejuvenate. Unwind
Friends shopping at Re:START

Christchurch Retail Therapy

Top tips for the best retail hot spots around the city.

Shopping in Christchurch
CBD bar

Wine & Dine in Christchurch

Our recommendations for the best places to eat and drink around the city.

Christchurch suburban dining

What to see & do in Christchurch

Find out about the must do attractions in and around Christchurch.

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FIFA U-20 World Cup

Football's future superstars will converge on NZ from 30 May until 20 June 2015.

Book your tickets