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Christchurch Gondola

10 Bridle Path Road, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
+64 3-384 0310
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For a “top” experience in Christchurch (15 minute drive from central city), enjoy a relaxing ride to the summit of the Port Hills. Spectacular 360 degree views of the city, Lyttelton Harbour, the majestic Southern Alps and Canterbury Plains. Plenty to see and do - experience the Time Tunnel Ride, go shopping, relax and enjoy a snack or beverage at the Red Rock Cafe.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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10 Bridle Path Road, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

I had taken a trip to CHC with my uncle for a few days in September, and had spoken with a colleague about attractions in CHC and was given the opportunity to experience a few myself. I would highly recommend getting out of the city...More

Thank AshleeJM
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited this place last week with my aged parents ......n it wonderful definitely recommend it as part of the 4 attractions...the staff there are so extremely polite nice and helpful...they actually stopped the gondola till it was still so my parents could take their...More

Thank Loreena10
Reviewed 4 days ago

My daughter and I went to go on the gondola on a wet foggy day and when we got there the woman on the counter showed us a screen with the view from the top before we paid to show us that there was no...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You will either need a car, Uber or know how to use the bus system to get here as it is not close nor walking distance to Cathedral Square or many hotels. The view on the gondola and at the top is amazing!! There is...More

Thank fourbeesplus3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a great attraction (on a clear day). It is about 20 minutes from the city centre; we used a car, but a mini bus is available from the Canterbury Museum site. We booked using a tram/gondola combo ticket. Decent value. Fairly easy to...More

Thank nickss1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We read about this in a travel guide and it didn't disappoint from the helpful and friendly staff to the amazing views all round must do experience

Thank Crystal R
Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s a little away from the city but well worth the journey. There are free mini buses which run every 15 mins to take you to and fro from the city when you buy the ticket. Lovely views..can get very cold on a windy day....More

Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dont have to wait long for gondola. Travel Speed just nice. Price worth it with beautiful view of oceans and greenery. Friendly staff. Lots of souvenirs choice.

Thank Ros Diana A
CHCHAttractions, Front Office Manager at Christchurch Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and we are happy to hear your Gondola experience was unforgetable!! Tasha :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the grandkids up it was great a lovely ace to sit and contemplate in the beautiful SURROUNDINGS a warm still day and lovey drink and muffin in the cafe and nice walk around on the hills just below the building the kids loved...More

Thank Sandra H
CHCHAttractions, Front Office Manager at Christchurch Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Sounds like you and the grandkids had a lovely day out together... sunny day, drink and muffin, beautiful surrounds... Tasha :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both had a great time on the Gondola and were delighted with the activities at the top as well as the very reasonably priced cafe with spectacular views

Thank Malinda P
CHCHAttractions, Front Office Manager at Christchurch Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and we are happy to hear you both had a great time while taking in our spectacular views of Christchurch and surrounding areas. Tasha :)

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bernie403
28 May 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, our Gondola cabins can accommodate folded wheelchairs. Once at the top station, our staff will be able to direct you to the lift so you can access the upper levels of the building. There... More
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Jacky C
20 May 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, the Gondola operates 364 days per year (we are closed on Christmas Day), so we are open daily in winter. There may be occasions when we need to close due to the wind being outside of our... More
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Mike C
19 May 2017|
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Thank you for your enquiry. The Gondola operates daily year round (with the exception of Christmas Day). There are occasions when we need to close due to the wind being outside of our operating limits, but this is quite... More
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