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Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

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Information Overload!

Plenty of brochures and leaflets on things to do in the Christchurch area and beyond across the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
josiecolclough
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You must visit I_SITE, the staff are brilliant and have an abundance of information for travellers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Centre is your one-stop travel shop for all domestic travel so call in and see us! We are always on the lookout for great deals so you can make the most of your holiday.
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28 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of brochures and leaflets on things to do in the Christchurch area and beyond across the rest of New Zealand. Good souvenirs and helpful staff. Nice and central and cool building.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You must visit I_SITE, the staff are brilliant and have an abundance of information for travellers and can make all necessary reservations

Thank mariorus27
ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and we're glad you liked our service! Kind regards, Frances

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Located in the Arts Centre on Worchester Street, the best sightseeing literature and advice is available from knowledgeable staff. Also free Wifi available. Tram stop #12 right in front of this building.

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thanks for your review - so glad we could help! Kind regards, Frances

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

At our visit to the I-Site visitor information center we did not receive clear directions about where to pick up the shuttle bus to the Gondola. The staff member rushed with her assistance and that resulted in us missing the 11:30 bus and the next...More

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks for your review and we're sorry that our staff member didn't give you full instructions on where to pick up the shuttle bus. We will remind our staff to take their time and make sure their customers are confident that they know where to...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

Thank you to the staff for being os helpful and very safety cautious giving the best hiking recommendations taken into consideration that I was alone, had little time, and the weather. Friendly like all NZers I have met here. Great for finding the right trips...More

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks for your review and we're so glad we could help. Kind regards, Frances

Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you are in the region this is a must to pick up information regarding attractions in the area such as maps and promotional brochures so you can plan and maximize your Canterbury stay. Even as a local I found a lot of useful information.

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks for your review and we're glad we could help. As our city has changed so much in the past few years even us locals often need help with what's happening! Kind regards, Frances

Reviewed 10 July 2018

The ladies were very helpful and advised they best price for the activities we wanted to do. Could you emphasized a bit more on the ease of use of buses to get around.

Thank michtucker
ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks for your review and we're glad we could help. Our apologies if we didn't emphasise how easy it is to get around town on our bus system. Kind regards, Frances

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Building was so nice but the officer was quiet rude we asked to bus time and used a paper on the table ( she also told we can write there) to write and when i was taking the paper the officer strongly restrict me and...More

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you for your review and we're very sorry to hear that you did not have a good experience, as we usually get good feedback about the friendliness of our staff. I am not sure who it is that you spoke with, but if you'd...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018

Bunch of very friendly folks trying to help you with all your questions - not only tours but also what's on for the particular evening, eating out etc. Only sad part is it closes at 5 ish.

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thanks for your nice review. We close at 5pm in winter, but do open later in the busier summer months. Kind regards, Frances

Reviewed 16 May 2018

A very good tourist information centre in the Canterbury Museum and Art Gallery precinct - which is worth exploring as well. Some good art stuff and restaurant. Tons of information leaflets and the staff are very happy to help booking on the internet there. Well...More

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ChChInfo, Supervisor at Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you so much for your nice review, and we're glad we were able to help. Kind regards, Frances

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heidishrimpton
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Response from ChChInfo | Property representative |
Kia Ora, thank you for your enquiry. It is great to hear you are planning a trip. If you can please send us an email, using the link at the top of the page, and we will be able to send you some suggestions on accommodation... More
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Palma E
13 September 2016|
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Yes there are a few but they are hard hard to get and is metered parking . if you have a bit of time up your sleeve then the best place to park is at the gardens which is free and just a ten minute walk from gardens to... More
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Lovely S
21 September 2015|
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Hi, thanks for your inquiry. Some suggestions on what you can see and do around Christchurch include having a look through the Botanic Gardens and Canterbury Museum, you can take the iconic tram ride through the city and... More
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