More than a decade after a series of devastating earthquakes hit the Canterbury region, Christchurch has re-emerged as a resilient city with a thriving arts scene and creative businesses

Take a look at our standard city walking tour option or enquire today about customised itineraries to suit your special interests. All tours start and end at your chosen Christchurch inner city hotel or agreed cruise shuttle stop in the city. Standard departures times for our half day walking tours are 10am or 1pm. Private couples, small groups and larger groups can all be handled with ease. Enquire about rates for groups.

 Half Day Private Tours

Christchurch city walking tour
Explore the heart of Christchurch with a private guide and see how a region devasted by earthquakes has rebuilt and re-emerged as a modern, resilient city.

Christchurch, once known for its Gothic Revival architecture, is now also home to striking modern architecture and interconnected streets and pathways designed for walking and cycling. Tour the city on foot with a mature local guide who will share their new favourite spaces and personal stories of regeneration and the rebuild.

Tour highlights include: Private tour with a mature local guide, departs and ends at your inner city hotel, visit the Christchurch Botanic Garden, tour the regenerated heart of the inner city.

Private Couples Tour – NZ$330 per person (Minimum 2 people)

This tour is not suited to anyone with limited mobility or low levels of fitness. We recommend a moderate level of fitness to enjoy this tour – participants are required to walk 3km-5kms along formed paths. Sturdy walking shoes, a weatherproof coat, sunglasses and sunscreen are recommended. Stiletto heels are not suitable for this tour.