Christchurch is the second largest city of New Zealand, located in the vicinity of the famed Canterbury plains and the gateway to the beautiful South Island. Most travel experts provide inexpensive flights to this city, whose English heritage is clearly visible through the Anglican Cathedral and other similar buildings. The city is well known for its landscaping, since it is covered by trees throughout, thereby rendering it with an appropriate name – Garden City. Holiday Mood provides flights from Manchester and other major cities of U.K. at extremely low rates. Since summer season of New Zealand starts in December, cheap flights to Christchurch will allow vacationers to enjoy a warm Christmas and New Year holiday. Some of the favorite hangouts of tourists in this city are listed below: • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •
Christchurch Cathedral Arts Centre Art Gallery Air Force Museum Botanic Gardens Canterbury Museum Ferrymead Heritage Park International Antarctic Centre Orana Wildlife Park Science Alive Southern Encounter Aquarium & Kiwi House Willowbank Wildlife Reserve Yaldhurst Museum Riccarton Bush Lyttelton Lyttelton Farmers Market Antigua Boatsheds Christchurch Gondola Creative Workshops Adventure Ride
Christchurch is mostly flat and bicycling is a popular mode of transportation. In this regard, cycling along the Summit Road is a favorite activity of travelers who take Holiday Moodâ€™s cheapest flights to this city. Another popular activity is punting on the Avon, the river that flows in Christchurch. At this time of the year, with the Christmas and New Year holiday beginning, several events are being organized in Hagley Park, where music, art, culture and sporting events are held. Carols by Candlelight is also a popular Christmas Eve festivity that vacationers love to see before taking their cheap return flights, which are provided by Holiday Mood.