Private Punting on Christchurch's Avon River - For 2



  • Private experience for two people Punting on the Avon River
  • An eco-friendly way to relax and enjoy Christchurch from a different perspective
  • A truly iconic Christchurch activity

This is an iconic Christchurch activity absolutely not to be missed. From your private Punt, sit back, relax and admire the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens or the changing face of the city centre as you are guided gently along the Avon River on an authentic Edwardian Punt.

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Private 45 minute Punt on the Avon River
  • Expert guide

Summer or winter, glide along the iconic Avon River in Christchurch with someone special, as a professional Punter in traditional Edwardian dress attire propels you slowly along the water.

Your tour is set aboard a handcrafted flat-bottomed boat and is poled along by your Punter from the platformed till at the rear end of the boat. A private experience for two, Punting on the Avon is an eco-friendly way to relax and enjoy Christchurch from a different perspective.

On the Day

Session Length

  • Summer hours: 9am - 6pm (1st October to 31st March)
  • Winter hours: 10am - 4pm (1st April to 30th September)
  • Please allow 45 minutes for this experience

Numbers on the Day

This experience is for two people.


Blankets, umbrellas and even hot water bottles can be provided in winter if it's chilly.

Dress Code

Dress warmly on the day you go Punting, and wear comfortable shoes.

... and Importantly


Please note this is a private Punting experience.


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.