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Christchurch - The Ever Evolving City

Christchurch - The Ever Evolving City

Showing a few reasons why Christchurch has been named number six in Lonely Planet's Top 10 Cities to visit in 2013.
Christchurch Gondola

Christchurch Gondola

Suspended above the suburbs of Christchurch, the Gondola (otherwise known as a cable car) whisks you nearly a kilometer to the Crater Rim of the Port Hills. See in the extinct volcano which exploded six million years ago, sheltering Lyttelton’s sparkling harbor and to the west, the Southern Alps seem close in the clear pure air and to the East, the ocean and the sky stretch as far as the eye can see. Experience the Time Tunnel, a dramatic reconstruction of the history of the Port Hills and Christchurch and revive your spirits with a snack at the new Red Rock Café.
Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise

Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise

From the historic French Village of Akaroa, 90 minutes from Christchurch, daily harbour cruises show the fascinating landscape with volcanic craters and exciting wildlife. The cruise is packed with highlights including the rare, NZ native dolphin - the Hector's Dolphin, as well as penguins and other sea birds. Each cruise is fully narrated by the skipper who has extensive knowledge of the nature, wildlife and history of the harbour. There are several different operators offering transfer between Christchuch and Akaroa.
Christchurch & the Canterbury Region

Christchurch & the Canterbury Region

A few highlights from the amazing region Canterbury region and showing why Christchurch is number six in Lonely Planet's Top 10 Cities to visit in 2013. Song: ''Feels so good'' by Hera - herasings.com - www.fledge.co.nz
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