Hagley Park, Christchurch

(4.7/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web)
A green oasis in South Island's largest city, Hagley Park boasts wide open spaces, glorious foliage, and numerous tourist attractions. Alongside its natural features of the River Avon and Victoria Lake, the park plays host to botanical gardens, a museum, and a college, making it a popular spot year-round. Sporty types can use the numerous playing fields while those seeking solitude can relax in the shade of a tree. Public events are often held here, ranging from outdoor film screenings to beer festivals. Using our world travel planner, Christchurch attractions like Hagley Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Such a huge place to get around. Were lucky enough to be there when there were a variety of sports being played but still we could find a place out of the way to enjoy a small grass picnic in the beau...  more »
  • Pram friendly, flat, shady walking paths. Lots of space. A good place to go for a jog or kick a ball around. 
  • Beautifully maintained, is popular with people of all ages, a lovely area for a leisurely stroll or a brisk walk through magnificent grounds. Well come to all concerned.