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Christchurch Gondola Ride Ticket provided by Christchurch Tramway

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Christchurch Gondola Ride Ticket

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Overview
Pre-book admission to Christchurch Gondola so that you can skip the ticket lines for the best views in Christchurch. This can't-miss attraction, rebuilt since the 2011 earthquake, features views of the city, Lyttelton Harbour, and the Canterbury Plains. This tour also offers an upgrade option to include other activities in Christchurch for a comprehensive experience.
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    Christchurch Gondola
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Christchurch Tramway
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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Highlights
  • Pre-booked Christchurch Gondola ticket helps you save time
  • Watch a documentary about the history of Christchurch
  • Upgrade for a botanic garden visit, a caterpillar shuttle, and a boat ride
  • Ticket valid anytime during operating hours
What to Expect
With ticket in hand, head to the lower station and step aboard the Christchurch Gondola. Shuttle bus service from downtown is available (at own expense). When you arrive, you'll bypass the line to buy tickets and be headed up Mt. Cavendish in no time, a 10-minute ride in total. Once you arrive at the Port Hills crater summit, you'll get incomparable views over Lyttelton Harbour and the city of Christchurch. Be sure to have your camera ready for snaps of the Canterbury Plains and the Southern Alps. You'll also be able to watch a video of the geologic and cultural history of Christchurch. Customize your tour with an upgrade option that include Christchurch Botanic Gardens, a ride on a caterpillar shuttle, and a punting boat ride on the Avon.
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Important Information
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Caterpillar Botanic Garden tour (if option selected at time of booking)
  • 30-minute Avon River punt ride (if option selected at time of booking)
  • Entry/Admission - Christchurch Gondola
  • Entry/Admission - Christchurch Tramway
Exclusions
  • Transport to/from the attractions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please dress warmly and wear comfortable shoes
  • Please Note: This product does not include the Gondola Restaurant. Please make Restaurant arrangements separately, prior to your departure date
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Brioney H wrote a review 24 Sep
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Awesome - what an experience, not only the ride but what you get at the top. Beautiful views, a little show, restaurant, walkways - a must see in Christchurch
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Date of experience: September 2020
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D&M wrote a review Mar 2020
Perth, Australia153 contributions5 helpful votes
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Was first to arrive at 9.50am with being the only car in the car park. This pandemic has given us complete access to all attractions without the crowds. Brilliant ! Took the gondola 10 minute ride to the summit and it was a wonderful view all the way up. First went the
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Wanderer765843 wrote a review Mar 2020
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The ticket line was pretty long, but they moved us through fairly quickly. You can spend as long as you like up the top. The kids went on the luge an had a ball.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Joanne M wrote a review Mar 2020
Mount Isa, Australia11 contributions4 helpful votes
Lovely day. Stopped for a coffee at the top. Beautiful views. All over the Canterbury area small walk around the kiosk
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Paul507 wrote a review Mar 2020
Mooresville, North Carolina4 contributions
I got there early via bus and it was really nice to be allowed in a little early to get out of the wind The ride is very smooth even on a windy day. The view from the top is indescribable really. You’re standing on a volcano rim and you can see two cities from there. There’s
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Date of experience: March 2020
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brioneyh
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Cant pass this up
Thanks Jan for making this an amazing experience. The knowledge you shared on the journey meant we went round 2.5 t
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ElaineSutherland
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Visitors to CHCH
I was born in CHCH but spent 20 yrs in Auckland, came back to live and was showing folk around CHCH was good way to
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Cookapie
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Great Way To See The City.
Excellent way to see the city and its redevelopment and your ticket which you can purchase from the driver at any s
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CLAbbott59
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Fun way to see the city
A fun way to see the city. Even though we have visited many times, this is something we have never done. Was great
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Jietong
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Wonderful experience, enjoyed the commentary
Teams dating from 1921 but well maintained, warm, with good views. Driver very knowledgeable and shared readily abo
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Hemasundram
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Exceeded experience
Awesome trip. Very informative drivers, perfect timings and very polite and helpful staff. Loved everything.
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nickyb7667
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Information at its best!!
What a fantastic way to see the city and learn its history! Absolutely loved our hop on hop off tickets!!! Thanks t
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Linda C
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Cruisers take heed.
We booked this as a shore excursion during our Around the World Cruise, which didn't allow us to hop-on/off. Inste
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joeleneskelton
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Great Sight Seeing Tour and transport around the CBD
Fabulous way to see the city of Christchurch, especially if you haven't visited before. Love the historic feel of t
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Gruffysgal
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Great way to see the CBD
The commentary from the drivers. It was fascinating and they were very friendly and helpful. awesome
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wgtnGM
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A must do
Tram was fantastic! Lovely personable guide, interesting commentary and beautiful tram. Excellent activity for the
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jacquir742
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Relaxed, informative and a great way to see the central city.
Loved the old tram (over 100 years old) our driver and guide was excellent. Friendly and full of information - he m
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timfLandscapes
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Nice and comfortable
We really like the trams... it's the closest Christchurch has to an affordable train service. It would be nice if t
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Bob G
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Great service
This is a great way to see the main sights of the City and get your bearings if you're new to Christchurch. The com
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WeiTan48
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Great service with friendly staff
It was the best way to see the city with this unlimited tram ride ticket, and the staff were very friendly and prof
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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