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Christchurch Gondola

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For a “top” experience in Christchurch (15 minute drive from central city), enjoy a relaxing ride to the summit of the Port Hills. Spectacular 360 degree views of the city, Lyttelton Harbour, the majestic Southern Alps and Canterbury Plains. Plenty...more
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10 Bridle Path Road, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
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All reviews gift shop tunnel experience great views from the top degree view lyttleton harbour cable car shuttle bus bridle path port hills annual pass southern alps great ride nice cafe banks peninsula well worth the trip sunny day canterbury museum
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The Gondola was very comfortable and no-scary and brought us to the top of Port Hills for an ourstanting 360 degree view that included, the Pacific Ocean, the Southern Alps, the City of Christchurch, the Port of Lyttleton, and the Canterbury Plain. At the top...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rowmaster
Reviewed today via mobile

We went to the gandola's office bridle path, bought tkts, and after waiting a moment, went up to gandola. Enjoy joyride. The beautiful view above has many maps that can be seen in the direction to look for those places. It's quite cool there. There...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nog914
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to Bridle path road office of gandola, bought tkts,and after waiting for sometime, boarded the gandola, enjoyed the joyride,the scenic views. On the top,there are various maps,as to what is visible in which direction,trid to look cfor those places. It was pretty cold...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jyotsna907
CHCHAttractions, Front Office Manager at Christchurch Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for visiting the Gondola. We are pleased you had a pleasant experience at our attraction. There is nothing nicer than a bite to eat whilst enjoying the views. Rose:)

Reviewed 1 week ago

The ride to the top was very smooth and the views from the top were incredable. There was also an added bonus Time travel tunnel.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Albamiss
CHCHAttractions, Front Office Manager at Christchurch Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for visiting the Gondola. We are pleased you enjoyed the amazing views and informative Time Tunnel. Rose:)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Soak in the incredibly mountain views of the beautiful city of Christchurch from the Gondolas. This is a must see attraction anyone visiting Christchurch.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We cannot fault this experience and the views of Christchurch, it's harbour and the surrounding mountains are absolutely stunning. We had a nice lunch at the summit cafe, We used the shuttle service from the city and this was not the best - if I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Les N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located a short drive from Christchurch the Gondola is well worth a visit. A short gondola ride to the top, a few flights of stairs and you have spectacular views over Christchurch and Littleton There's a café and gift shop. The Time Tunnel ride gives...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jocelyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with several girlfriends and had a great time. Took an Uber there and the city bus back. It was currently and forecasted windy but we took our chances anyway. Gondola did a little swinging but nothing we couldn't handle. Propped a cell phone up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CHCHAttractions, Front Office Manager at Christchurch Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for visiting the Gondola. We are pleased you had a great day out, the time lapse video is a great idea. Rose:)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gondola was warm and comfortable. A steep climb for a km to the summit of Mount Cavendish. Easy on and off. Plenty of viewing areas for photography. 360 panorama from the cafe. Well stocked cafe, loved the date scones. The time tunnel experience wasn’t...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank framboise1991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy majestic views of land and sea then once you have taken Christchurch’s gondola to the top of the Port Hills you will be happiness filled! Not only will the view enable you to see Christchurch and the surrounds you can sit, sip,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Subarna G
11 July 2018|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The Christchurch Gondola is located at 10 Bridle Path Road in Heathcote (a 15-minute drive from the city centre). If you do not have your own vehicle we do operate a Gondola Shuttle which departs... More
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Michellelee2368
2 March 2018|
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Thank you for your enquiry. The Gondola opens at 10am daily, and you would likely need to leave just prior to 11:30am to arrive at the airport by 12pm. 1.5 hours would be plenty of time to spend at the Gondola: the trip... More
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sweetybabe2604
27 November 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, there are walking tracks near our top station. There is a map at the bottom level of the top station illustrating the tracks, and you are also welcome to ask our staff who will be able to... More
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