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Christchurch Botanic Gardens

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Address: 6 Rolleston Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-941 8999
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Activities: Walking
Description: At the heart of Christchurch's reputation as the Garden City, the Gardens...
At the heart of Christchurch's reputation as the Garden City, the Gardens are a place of ever-changing beauty. Showcasing flora and fauna of New Zealand and other parts of the world, the Gardens feature one of the finest collections of exotic and local plants in New Zealand. With more than 1.1 Million visitors each year the Botanic Gardens are one of the Christchurch's most popular and well-loved attractions.
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All nature lovers will love this place. So well maintained & so many greenery & beautiful gorgeous flora everywhere. The perfect place to bring your kids to educate them the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

All nature lovers will love this place. So well maintained & so many greenery & beautiful gorgeous flora everywhere. The perfect place to bring your kids to educate them the importance of nurturing the green. Peaceful & gorgeous place for a picnic, to read a great book or even to just chill with your partner.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Peaceful place, nice and calm, perfect for a relaxing day out or visiting the museum...Touristic attraction...

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Waterford, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

So colourful! Who knew there were so many types of rose? It's hard to restrain yourself from picking anything! I like to grab a coffee and stroll around

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

It's a must visit in the city, very close to where I was staying "@ YMCA" it both beautiful and good for walks, except my recommendation to visit the garden in summer or spring, best times to visit. Could find nothing bad about the garden :)

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

If gardens are your thing this is one not to be missed. It is located near the Canterbury Museum and Information Centre and is on the Hop on hop off tram route. There are a great variety of plants featured including a Rose Garden and Hot house with adjoining cafe. We would recommend a couple of hours to wander around.... More 

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Well appointed gardens with a beautiful fountain at the front. Right next to the Canterbury museum and is the point of the departure of many tours so very conveniently located

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

A very well organized garden with beautiful roses, exotic flowers ans unbelievable arbor representations. A wonderful food bazaar on Saturday.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Considering that christchurch was severely damaged by the earthquakes, the gardens were left almost untouched. There wasnt a lot of colour of creativity in the gardens though. Nice park to have a picnic in.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The Botanic Gardens have something on offer at every time of the year. There are magnificent trees, rolling lawns, a fabulous rose garden and a hothouse with exotic plants - to name just a few of its attractions. Not to mention the lovely Avon River meandering through the centre. There's also a childrens playground and paddling pool. Plus a cafe.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Christchurch is known as the Garden City. Perhaps mostly because there are so many houses have gardens attached. You could think of the Botanic Gardens as the gardens attached to the CBD. The gardens are an easy stroll from the city centre past the art centre and museum. Beyond the gardens the greenery extends as Hagley Park creating a vast... More 

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Address: 6 Rolleston Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-941 8999
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch

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