Tourism in Christchurch and New Zealand

Discover Ōtautahi Christchurch

This is Ōtautahi Christchurch, a revitalised city in the heart of Aotearoa New Zealand’s South Island.

This is a city in perfect balance; home to a diverse natural playground, wide open spaces, modern architecture and heritage buildings. Here in Ōtautahi Christchurch, we want you to have it all. The opportunities, the growth, the big moments, the small joys.

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What to see and do

Best places to eat

Explore the region

Arts and culture

Discover New Zealand

In Aotearoa New Zealand, you will experience a welcome like no other!

Be inspired by our stunning landscapes, natural wonders, rich culture and most importantly our warm and welcoming people. Our breath-taking scenery is the perfect backdrop for a diverse range of activities, from the adrenaline-pumping and active, to the laid-back and luxurious. With world-class convention venues, accommodation options to suit every taste, and a reputation for being safe and friendly, the scene is set for an exceptional conference. Head for the snowy mountains, make a beeline for golden coastlines, or soak up cafe culture in a friendly town. Diverse scenery and unique culture mean there is a wide range of distinct places to visit in New Zealand. Come and enjoy an unforgettable event.

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Visa information

Learn more about the available visa options and entry requirements into New Zealand.

Things to do

A land of beauty and adventure, New Zealand is home to incredible activities and attractions.


Need assistance on planning your New Zealand itinerary? Choose trips to suit your interests and how much time you have.

Tiaki promise - Care for Aotearoa New Zealand

Tiaki means to care for people and place. New Zealand is precious, and everyone who lives and travels here has a responsibility to look after it. The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to care for New Zealand, for now and for future generations.

By following the Tiaki Promise, you are making a commitment to New Zealand to act as a guardian, protecting and preserving our home.

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