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Christchurch Botanic Gardens

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Address: 6 Rolleston Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-941 8999
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At the heart of Christchurch's reputation as the Garden City, the Gardens...

At the heart of Christchurch's reputation as the Garden City, the Gardens are a place of ever-changing beauty. Showcasing flora and fauna of New Zealand and other parts of the world, the Gardens feature one of the finest collections of exotic and local plants in New Zealand.

With more than 1.1 Million visitors each year the Botanic Gardens are one of the Christchurch's most popular and well-loved attractions.

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Gorgeous botanic gardens with lots of well maintained paths and green spaces. We spent the entire morning here and I must have taken over 100 pictures.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Gorgeous botanic gardens with lots of well maintained paths and green spaces. We spent the entire morning here and I must have taken over 100 pictures.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Botanic Gardens are beautiful in themselves but it is also worth remembering you can park here (even a very large Campervan) for 3 hours for free and see the Gardens and spend some time in Christchurch. Christchurch is doing its very best to rebuild after the Earthquakes of recent years and is well worth a day of your time.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just come to this garden. It was very good especially in spring time. I took a lot of good picture in this garden.

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Thank FHerry
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this place was fun for all it is a good place to go with the famerly is has good cafes and eating areas and lots to do

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Thank Sam M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the flowers are beautiful it is great sitting under the shady trees in a green sanctuary but there is some duck poo so thats why i did four stars

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great scenery and a play ground for the younger ones. Lots of space to run around, or play a game of sports.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was Nice to look at all of the beautiful flowers and other type of plants that were amazing. I liked it a lot.

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Enjoyed a nice afternoon walk just looking at the trees and flowers. Trees gave really good shade and the benches seemed strategically placed for the shade and pretty pictures :)

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Thank Haley C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The park is a lovely place for a good day of wandering! We enjoyed the Rose Garden, the beautiful watergarden and the New Zealand Engrave. It's worth a few hours.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

For years the botanic gardens in Christchurch have always been a tranquil oasis in the city. Despite earthquakes, rebuilding and general unrest the gardens are always a site to see. The various artworks, the water features, the hot houses, the cafe and the gardens just provide a relaxing spot to spend some time.

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