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Port Hills

575 Summit Road, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand
+64 3-379 9629
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“summit road” (24 reviews)
“southern alps” (19 reviews)
“victoria park” (11 reviews)
LOCATION
575 Summit Road, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand
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+64 3-379 9629
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"summit road"
in 24 reviews
"southern alps"
in 19 reviews
"victoria park"
in 11 reviews
"lyttelton harbour"
in 12 reviews
"bike tracks"
in 5 reviews
"walk or cycle"
in 3 reviews
"great drive"
in 3 reviews
"canterbury plains"
in 8 reviews
"godley head"
in 4 reviews
"awesome views"
in 3 reviews
"well worth the trip"
in 3 reviews
"sunny day"
in 4 reviews
"banks peninsula"
in 5 reviews
"falls"
in 105 reviews
"cyclists"
in 14 reviews
"sumner"
in 13 reviews
"mtb"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Expect winding roads. Good view of Christchurch up port hills but we enjoyed the ride down from port hills to Lyttleton more as it was a nice scenic drive.

1  Thank ZackLinzx
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a family hike or dog walking, nice mountain and ocean views all around, and very easy walks.

1  Thank Enzo l
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We took the gondola up without realising there was a road to the top! The ride was interesting but not really all that scenic so the car would have been the cheaper option as we had travelled in gondolas elsewhere. Good walks from the gondola...More

2  Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Great views over Christchurch from the Port Hills. Victoria Park is a good place to start with vistas for 180° from the Southern Alps to Pegasus Bay. 2247

Thank Albywon
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

You go over these hills from Sumner area of Christchurch,But the road through to the Piort of Lyttleton is blocked since the 2011 Earthquake.However if you want just views you can go part of the way and walk .

1  Thank Julia G
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We did a drive up and parked along the road, then followed a little trail to a point where we saw a wonderful view of Christchurch. Nice and easy, works well if you don’t want to walk far, or if you do, you can always...More

Thank Mikkika
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The Port Hills are the remains of an ancient volcano, with fantastic lofty ridge walks and mountain bike tracks, to keep you busy for days. The views across the Pacific ocean to Kaikoura in one direction and Banks Peninsula towards Akaroa in the other, will...More

4  Thank Siobhan G
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

A wonderful drive through stunning countryside to a breath taking sea scape... take lots of water and wear your factor 50

Thank Marie n Jules m
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Bit of a windy road but nice views once you are up there, did not go for a walk up to the peak. Not a place to have a picnic though.

Thank Tawaite
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Breathtaking views! Perfect place for photo shoots without getting photobombed! Always wonder why is there so few people at such a lovely place!

Thank shishu l
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