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Lyttelton

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Address: SH74, Christchurch, New Zealand

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A GR8 place to visit on a SATURDAY morning

With the PORT in the background, we enjoyed the Farmer's Market spread across the whole street and must confess the HUGE choice of retailers and the variety of lovely food on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
arby235
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The town would not merit more than a glance if it were not for the Saturday market. A wonderful array of organic, vegetarian and whole foods sold by friendly locals. The coffee shop (J P Bundy) is the meeting point for locals and tourists. The best brunch we had in NZ

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

With the PORT in the background, we enjoyed the Farmer's Market spread across the whole street and must confess the HUGE choice of retailers and the variety of lovely food on offer was certainly a treat for both the eyes and the palate. Not to mention the Live music that added to that little carnival atmosphere. Overall--7/10

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked out the Farmers Market on Saturday morning and were pleasantly surprised with the variety and quality of the goods on display. A very varied variety of foods, drinks and produce. We really enjoyed it and could have stayed longer. Must be a fabulous place for the locals.

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Thank Jennifer D
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant bakery - try the donuts and cheesecake made by Glamour cakes, Saturdays has a farmers market that is brilliant, Great bars and cafes and interesting shops. Working port and always something going on.

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Cairns, Australia
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth a day visit whilst in Christchurch. Picturesque . Enjoy fish and chips a One the way.

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Thank neilsonburger
Christchurch, New Zealand
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely little port suburb, worth a visit, still quite broken from the quake. There is a great market on Saturday mornings, perfect for fresh veg, cheese, breads, meat, sweet treats, flowers, vintage stalls, crafts etc and often with live music. Also the gateway to Quail Island

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We drove over to Lyttleton and loved the views along the waterfront heading to Governors Bay. Well worth a trip on a sunny day.

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Thank Holidaytime40
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

For me personally, the best thing about Lyttelton is the view it gives when up on the port hills looking down onto it. And it's probably best to have kept it that way. I've been in and out a few different times now and it still fails to impress. I'm aware it got hit badly in the quakes and also... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Last morning so I took a trip out; didn't have time to take the ferry but wandered for a bit and found a great cafe for lunch and a chill; enjoyed the bus ride out and glad i made the effort

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Bedford, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Stopped by Lyttelton to find a good place to hike. Walked through downtown and found a very nice trail down around the water. Beautiful!!!

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