Explore the 10 zones of Christchurch Botanic Gardens by an electric caterpillar shuttle
Come across over 250 varieties of modern cultivar roses at The Central Rose Garden
Enjoy commentary from an expert English-speaking guide
Good for: Fun-loving Families
What You’ll Experience
The 21-hectare Christchurch Botanic Gardens was founded in 1863 with the planting of an English oak tree. Today, it features 10 gardens, such as The Heritage Rose Garden, The Herb Garden, and The Water Garden, to name a few. Hop aboard the all-weather electric shuttle to explore the gardens and see an impressive array of plant collections from Asia, Europe, and South America, among others. Meanwhile, visit its conservatories namely, the Garrick House, Cuningham House, and Townend House.
Christchurch Botanic Gardens, City Centre Rolleston Ave, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, New Zealand