Choose from a range of flights from the UK to New Zealand, arriving in Christchurch on Day 3 (due to crossing international time zones). You’ll be transferred to your Christchurch hotel for two nights so you can experience the city and acclimatise.
This is the largest city on the South Island and you’ll be able to stroll through the delightful Botanic Gardens, take a historic tram ride or a leisurely punt on the leafy river Avon.
Despite the challenges of earthquakes, it is a peaceful city with plenty of old world charm and picturesque architecture. Enjoy the familiar yet very different shopping, the intriguing galleries and the stylish restaurants that are a constant temptation.