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From thermal pools to giant whales, you'll soon discover that Christchurch boasts some of New Zealand's most outstanding nature
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Top sights in Christchurch

Christchurch is an energetic city in a land that is famous for its wilderness. Located on the east coast of New Zealand, Christchurch is famous for its coffee culture, food scene, amazing street art, and breathtaking landscape. Check out this helpful travel guide and discover many things to do in Christchurch!

International Antarctic Centre

Located just across the international airport, International Antarctic Centre is one of the major tourist attractions in Christchurch. Established in 1990, the center is home to Kiwi, American, and Italian antarctic programs and offices. Aside from attracting thousands of tourists each year, the center is also at the heart of penguin conservation efforts in the Antarctic.
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Christchurch Botanic Gardens

Christchurch Botanic Gardens is one of the best places in the city to witness the diverse ecosystem of New Zealand. The botanical garden has well-suited tours that allow solo and group travelers to discover different plant species. One of the most visited attractions in the Botanic Gardens is its visitors center. Opened in April 2014, the center has a cafe, gift shop, and an interactive exhibition that features the history of plants and gardening in the country.
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Canterbury Museum

Established in 1867, Canterbury Museum has a vast collection of moa bones and bird skins. The museum was designed by Benjamin Mountfort and was constructed in a Gothic Revival style. Notable exhibits include the Victoria Cross, the Triple Crown Special Bike, and East Polynesian styled ornaments and tools. Canterbury Museum is open from 09:00 to 17:30 and its busiest days are Saturday and Sunday.
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Hagley Park North

Located in the heart of Christchurch, Hagley Park is a large green space characterized by lush trees and broad open spaces. Reconnecting with Mother Nature is a breeze as tourists can do a wide range of activities such as jogging and cycling. Nonetheless, a leisurely walk along the pathways to each end of the park can offer a relaxing refuge from the noise of the city.
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