Punting on the Avon

Admire the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens as you are expertly guided gently along the Avon River on a relaxing Punting tour. Summer or winter, glide along the tranquil Avon River in Christchurch as a skilled Punter in traditional Edwardian attire propels you slowly along the water. An iconic Christchurch activity not to be missed. Open from 26 September 2020!

Explore Our Backyard Members Deal

Receive 10% off the standard adult and family ticket prices.

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Tours & Products

30-minute shared punt ride – Open 10am-3.30pm

Bookings essential: book online or please phone 03 366 0337 to book a time

Accommodation Nearby

24Seven Studios on Bealey

Bealey Quarter

Fable Christchurch

Heritage Christchurch

Jailhouse Accommodation

Terrace Downs Resort

Terms & Conditions

  • Available for Explore Our Backyard members only
  • A valid Explore Our Backyard membership card with identification must be presented to staff to claim discount
  • Direct online bookings only
  • Not to be used in conjunction with any other discounts, combos, promotions or deals


Activity Info

Antigua Boat Sheds
2 Cambridge Terrace