Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  New Zealand  /  South Island  /  Canterbury Region  /  Christchurch  /  Historic Sites  /  Twizel

Twizel, Christchurch

(2.9/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
Twizel is located in Christchurch. Before you head to Christchurch, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Christchurch itinerary maker, to make sure you see all that Christchurch has to offer, including Twizel.
map
Create a full Christchurch itinerary

Plan your trip to Christchurch

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Christchurch by other users

16 days in Christchurch BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM URUGUAY May, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in South Island BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA February, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 42 days in South Island BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Christchurch BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Christchurch BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Christchurch, Franz Josef & Queenstown BY A USER FROM QATAR July, culture, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Queenstown & Christchurch BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, teens, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Lake Tekapo & Christchurch BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Christchurch BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, culture, relaxing, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We went to Twizel is for joining in the Lord of Ring tour, the tour lasts for 2 hours, and according to my memory, it cost NZ$75 pp, the tour guide owned the land that the film was shot, she also was ...  more »
  • The drive to Twizel was nice through the Lindis pass, but Twizel itself is a waste of time. The Salmon farm 3km out of Twizel was disappointing - the salmon are so over fed by the hordes of tourists (...  more »
  • Both, I believe were hydro towns built to house the dam workers. Both have dangerous turn-offs from the main highway. Twizel is the oasis in the McKenzie Basin. Rumour has it that it was sold to an Au...  more »