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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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Christchurch Tramway is a really great way too see the city. We hopped on and off trams over one day and saw all the major landmarks of Christchurch; the ReStart mall, the museums,the university sector, Regent street. The tram driver was a great local...More

Thank misshazeyeyed
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tour will bring to the historic places in the city centre of Christchurch. May see the affected infrastracture of the earthquake.

Thank Melbing M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were glad we did the dinner on the tram. Service and staff were great. Did get slightly boring doing the same path over time and time again. Still happy we did it

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

this is a great way to have a look around the cbd and learn a little about the city also a great way to plan what you want to visit and check out like the museum, etc

Thank Sy R
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Christchurch Tramway is excellent for family with kids or not, it takes 45 minutes journey go through the inner city. It cost $25 per adult and you can boarding and get off the tram till 5:30pm. The tram goes through all tourism attraction places,...More

Thank wrm-car
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tram in Christchurch is synonymous with the city centre and its now badly earthquake damaged cathedral. It's a quaint way to get around, stopping regularly, whilst hearing about the city's history from the tram driver who acts as your guide. For parents with young...More

1  Thank stannas
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We loved our recent tram visit. We first did a loop on the whole tram route and really enjoyed the driver's commentary and his interaction with the children on board. He pointed out things of interest to both adults and children. After our first loop...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great, relaxing ride around the central city. The tram driver was very informative and was literally born for his role. So much history about the city and the subsequent earthquakes is shared on this trip. It takes about 45 minutes. Worth it!

Thank Vance W
Reviewed 1 week ago

So impressed by the service on the tramway, including a wheelchair hoist at their main station. A great way to see the changes to this city since the earthquake and a great commentary along the way as well!

Thank kiwis-in-UK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a great experience for all. The tram attanten and the drive was really very best person.Exploring the city with in convenient way.

Thank kazihoque
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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