Port Hills, Christchurch

4.8
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Historic Walking Area
Head to Port Hills for a popular range of walks across these natural treasures. The hills provide unimpeded views of the city and Southern Alps, as well as a rich history of the first attempt at human settlement in the area. Numerous routes cut across the landscape, so seasoned hikers and those looking for a gentle stroll will find abundant paths available to them. The base of each walk is accessible by car, and well-placed picnic tables give families the chance to dine out in the wilderness, surrounded by extensive panoramic views. Plan a trip to Christchurch easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
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  • Absolutely amazing views, especially on a clear day. Also being so close to Christchurch you don't have to drive for long at all to get here. Tight twisty narrow roads though once you get up into the....  more »
  • I’m lucky enough to live 15mins away from the Port Hills. I’m a runner and being up here as the sun rises or sets is something rather amazing. Definitely get up here if you can, the walking tracks...  more »

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