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Address: 2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Different View of the City

Being down on the river gives you a different perspective of the city. We went on it on a rainy day and they have blankets and umbrellas to help keep you warm and dry. We were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Mountain Top, Pennsylvania

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Mountain Top, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being down on the river gives you a different perspective of the city. We went on it on a rainy day and they have blankets and umbrellas to help keep you warm and dry. We were also allowed to bring hot chocolate from the nearby cafe on the boat.

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Melbourne, Australia
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446 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The boat shed sitting right on the bank of the Avon makes it a great photography spot. Personally, I think it looks best from alost across the bridge and when there is a boat punting infront of it.

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Napier, New Zealand
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

10 days in a row I've been delighted by the team at the cafe. After two days they knew my order and even at 7 am bright and cheery staff. 8 hours later the same bright cheery service. Great touch with a little "bite" biscuit with each coffee. Also of note is their vege fritatta which is one of the... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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200 reviews
114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Punting on the Avon is a really nice fun activity to do and if you are brave instead of punting try the paddle ski's instead !!! It's a beautiful building and you can get some really great photos here. The restaurant is also pretty good and worth a visit !!!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Had just over 1 1/2 hours before heading to airport and decided to take a walk from our hotel. Came across this company and went in and got a nice punt down the Avon . Very good time filled with good information of the area by the Avon and relaxing as well. Everyone enjoyed it and highly recommend it. Would... More 

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Thank steve y
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed "Punting on the Avon." Our young punter was full of information and good cheer, and it was so relaxing to glide through the gardens.

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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489 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Took advantage of the lovely weather to go on a punt trip on the River Avon. You are beside the botanic gardens. Good commentary kept minimal but informative in keeping with this relaxed type of trip.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Well worth a visit, even if it's only to say hello to the resident cat! the staff are friendly and the food is not over priced.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

You can rent a kayak, a paddle boat or spend some real cash and be punted down the Avon by a boatman in period costume. The most economical trip is to book a private cruise in advance and you will save money and have a romantic moment

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New Zealand
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68 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Had lunch with a friend. She had their lamb sandwich, which was fine. Sadly the same thing couldn't be said of the "market fish". Rather than being fresh and moist it was very dry. Not at all what I was expecting (fresh fish, well-prepared). At least the flat white was okay ...

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