Established in 1863, the Christchurch Botanic Gardens is located in the central city of Christchurch and is a prominent attraction in the city. Covering a land area of over 21 hectares, the Christchurch Botanic Gardens is home to a wide variety of New Zealand's exotic flora and fauna. The highlights at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens include the Herb Garden, Rose Garden, Cunningham house - which houses a collection of tropical orchids and carnivorous plants, Fern house, Rock Garden, Erica Garden, Water Garden and a mature native plant section. Plant species from across the globe are found at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens, including plant collections from Asia, North America, Europe, South America and South Africa. The garden receives over a million visitors annually and is a must-see attraction for nature lovers in Christchurch!
Open daily from :00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Around 1-2 hours
Adults, Families,Young Adults, Children, Senior Travellers
The Cunningham house
Though designated prayer facilities at Christchurch Botanic Gardens will be unavailable for Muslim travellers, plenty of private space will be available to use during prayer times. Muslim travellers can also visit a few of the mosques in Christchurch such as the Masjid al Noor - Canterbury Islamic Centre which serves the Muslim community in the area.
Muslim travellers looking for Halal food near Christchurch Botanic Gardens can visit some of the many Halal restaurants in Christchurch. Taste of Bengal, Casbah – A Taste of Morocco, Mediterranean Taste, It’s Indi, Nomads Ethnic Foods, Taste of Bengal, Nando’s Currytime and Thai Talay are some of the most popular Halal restaurants in Christchurch.