Admire the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens as you are expertly guided gently along the Avon River on the relaxing Punting tours. Summer or winter, glide along the tranquil Avon River in Christchurch as a skilled Punter in traditional Edwardian attire propels you slowly along the water. An iconic Christchurch activity not to be missed.

The Backpacker Group Members Deal

Receive 10% off the standard adult and family ticket prices.

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Tours & Products

30-minute shared punt ride

Open 9am-6pm Oct-Mar and 10am-4pm Apr-Sep

Bookings essential: please phone 03 366 0337 to book a time

Hostels Nearby

Bealey Quarter

Jailhouse Accommodation

Terms & Conditions

  • Available for The Backpacker Group members only
  • A valid The Backpacker Group membership card with identification must be presented to staff to claim discount
  • Direct online bookings only
  • Not to be used in conjunction with any other discounts, combos, promotions or deals


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