Victoria Park, Christchurch
(4.7/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web)
Victoria Park is a large recreational area on the Port Hills above Christchurch, New Zealand.DescriptionThe park was formally opened by William Rolleston on 22 June 1897 for the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria.The park has an information centre, and features open parkland, planted gardens and pine forest, with a variety of walking and mountain biking tracks. Sporting events are held here.Victoria Park is the place where 16-year-old Pauline Parker and her best friend Juliet Hulme murdered Pauline's mother, Honora Parker on 22 June 1954.
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  • Late in the evening, I visit the Christchurch City was so beautiful in the expanse. New Zealand's second-largest city, even though movement see the city come at a glance
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  • Great for mountain biking and walking. MTB trails are rated intermediate and up, but aren't as intimidating as they look! You get a good view of the city if you go through the woods. 
  • In the city centre, yet close to the prospect. Located on the main floor area of Canterbury ... As far as the sea and the other side looks good.
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  • One of my favorites parks in town. Plenty of space to do what ever you want. You can fly drones in here as long they are under 1.5kg and not above people. Also they have awesome views and is home of the best bike tracks in town
  • Great for mountain biking and walking. MTB trails are rated intermediate and up, but aren't as intimidating as they look!
  • Good place for a walk especially for.the dog for he gets to be out of leash. You get a good view of the city if you go through the woods.
  • Great outdoors place for activities. I run and bike and do orienteering and it's good
  • It's the perfect place for a picnic or a walk or for a nice view of Chch.