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Itinerary
Board the Christchurch Tramway at any of the 17 stops in the city center and journey in style. The restored vintage trams depart daily every 15–20 minutes and you can use your ticket to hop on and hop off anywhere along the newly extended route.

The 50-minute circuit starts at Cathedral Junction and travels through Cathedral Square before passing the Avon River, Re:START Mall, and High Street. From here, the tram rejoins a loop and passes by the Canterbury Museum, Hagley Park, Victoria Square, and New Regent Street. Stops include Punting on the Avon and the Christchurch Botanic Gardens.

Hear live commentary on the sights while you learn about the heritage and changing face of Christchurch. Knowledgeable drivers inform you about the city and its local landmarks along the way.
Locations visited
Christchurch Tramway
Christchurch Botanic Gardens
Canterbury Museum
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Overview
Travel a 50-minute circuit aboard the Christchurch Tramway, which departs daily every 15 minutes. Use your ticket to hop on and hop off at 17 stops and create your own sightseeing itinerary. Drivers provide live commentary on the landmarks of this South Island city. Bonus: children up to age 15 travel free.
Highlights
  • Christchurch Tramway hop-on hop-off tour
  • See the ever-changing city center of Christchurch
  • Explore at any of the 17 stops
  • Comprehensive tour of the city with live commentary on board
  • Kids travel free!
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A great way to see the cbd and learn some of its history

Drivers provided a very informative commentary throughout the journey with knowledge of the city, its buildings, and its rebirth post the earthquakes.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Excellent Tour

The tram is an excellent way to orient yourself around downtown Christchurch. The drivers provide the history of the city and the tour is very informative. The first driver we had spoke well but unfortunately we hopped off and the next time we hopped on,...More

Thank ToniLuvsScuba
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile
Informative and fun tour!

Great way to get the history of Christchurch and very easy to hop on and off! Definitely recommend the Quake Exhibit as something to check out.

Thank Kara W
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile
Quick way Know your Way Around

A quick a nice way to know around Christchurch downtown.. easy to hop off and on with many stops. The driver was really good providing relevant facts about the city and where to go. Worth to try it !!

Thank VVILLAR
Reviewed 3 July 2018
Well worth it

Thoroughly enjoyed the trams, what a great way to see the inner city. The commentary was very relaxed and informative

Thank Louise Ellen C
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