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Christchurch Tramway

7 Tramway Lane, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-366 7830
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Hop on board one of our heritage trams for an entertaining and informative tour of the inner city! Use the trams to explore must-see attractions including the Canterbury Museum, Botanic Gardens, the Re:START container mall and New Regent Street. Your ticket is valid for one day and allows you to jump on and off the trams as you please. Tickets are available from the Tram Drivers and Tram Hosts, or from the Tram Shop in Cathedral Junction. Welcome aboard!
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7 Tramway Lane, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-366 7830
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Thank h0lidaying
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did this as a way to see the city and know more about it and the tram car and comments didnt fail and the photo opportunities were great

Thank Crystal R
Reviewed 2 days ago

See the historic arts center, visit the Museum. Take a leisurely walk in the amazing Botanic Gardens or visit New Regent street to sample a wonderful cup of coffee in a quaint location. Get on and off at the many locations along the way.

Thank strowger02
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a great way to get an overview of the city and your ticket gives you the option of getting on and off as many times as you like. We stayed on and did the whole circuit and then got on and off at...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The tram has been popular for years and provides a novel way to see the city sights. Take your camera for some interesting shots. The price is right and the tram ride offers a great experience. Kids love it too.

Thank RobBeardsworth
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked a team and gondola pass via a staff member at the tram stop in Cathedral Square. Efficient and friendly service. The teams come around every fifteen minutes on a figure of eight through the city. There are stops at all the tourists spots...More

Thank nickss1
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a beautiful ride...you can hop on and hop off wherever you like..valid for 24 hours so if you join in the afternoon, you can use the next morning too! The drivers are very knowledgeable and once we had a a retired headmaster of a...More

Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The kids loved it we found it interesti g u can hop on hop off it's a great way to fill in time and have a look around the city the kids love it we loved it a recommended thing to do well worth it

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a very old tram with "ding ding" sound along the way. And the bell is manually operated. The driver will speak to introduce the attractions along the street. It's full of human touch as it's not a recorded standard PA announcement. The total ride...More

Thank Wai Hoe C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There are 3 trams running 15 minutes apart. The trams are owned by the local historical society and the drivers are all well informed volunteers. The information given about Christchurch is invaluable and allows the travelling public to be well informed. The cost is $25...More

Thank Crackers H
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29 June 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. You can either purchase your tickets in advance via our website or you can purchase your tickets on the day from the drivers, tram ticket sellers or from our tram shop. The price will be the same... More
9 April 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for joining us, and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your time on our trams :) Kind regards, Emma Welcome Aboard
Julia T
16 February 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you for your enquiry. The Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Centre would be the best place to contact for a response to your query: they will be able to give you information about various attractions in the South... More