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Great July school holiday ideas in Christchurch!

Looking for ideas to entertain the kids during the winter school holidays? We’ve got some great options for you at Christchurch Attractions!

Kids go FREE at the Christchurch Gondola – our annual KidsFest offer of free child entry is back at the Gondola for the duration of the school holidays! Up to three children aged 5-15 can enter for free per paying adult between 6-21 July 2019. Buy your tickets in advance on our website or pay on arrival. Remember to bring your walking shoes to explore some of the great walking tracks accessible from the top station

Guardians of the Gardens – joining our Botanic Gardens Tour during the school holidays? Make sure you pop into the Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre afterwards to grab a free Guardians of the Gardens map to explore the gardens and become an eco-hero! Check out the Botanic Gardens’ Facebook page for further details.

Family viewing scenery from Christchurch Gondola summit

Tram Treasure Hunt – jump on the trams during the school holidays for the kids to try our Tram Treasure Hunt! Grab a map for $2 from our Christchurch Attractions Booking Office in Cathedral Junction and answer the questions on your trip around the circuit. Hand your completed map back in to our Booking Office staff for a chance to win a family Annual Pass!

Hanmer Springs Off Road Buggies – visiting Hanmer in the school holidays? Try out our new off road buggies at a bargain price: only $199 for two people! The buggies are super fun and are family friendly, so you will have a blast during your 2-hour trip. Use the promo code BUGGY to get your discount for travel between 6-21 July.

There is plenty to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays despite the cooler weather!