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Lyttelton Harbour

Lyttelton 2004, New Zealand
+64 3-328 9093
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Lyttelton 2004, New Zealand
+64 3-328 9093
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Hidden behind the Skyline, it is a very nice spot to spend a couple of hours. Great place to park the car and walk around the town. If you go on a Saturday, the market would be on.

Thank mefa1984
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have been living here for three months now and I really enjoy the vibe. There is a great market here every Saturday where I can buy everything I need for great wholesome/organic meals. When the weather is fine, it is divine. People here are...More

1  Thank Sansan63
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Drove here whilst visiting Christchurch; nothing much to see. Some foreshore civil work's near a very small yacht club. Small town on the hill with a variety of shops; accom & a fee restaurants & takeaways. Very limited food options open on Mondays.

Thank Lynda M
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Take the Black Diamond ferry across to Diamond Harbour and walk up to the village for a coff, icecream ,drink or a meal. A delightful day away from the city but so close.

Thank sailorlass
Reviewed 1 March 2017

there is nothing to see in Lyttelton, an industrial port, best thing on the water is the waterfront fish restaurant

Thank drjohnmd
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We took the ferry from Diamond Harbour to Lyttelton Harbour for dinner. The whole port was filled with huge logs. It is not a pretty harbour and you have to climb up the hill to the main street which is where the restaurants are.

Thank wwjd1947
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Lyttelton is a fun, quirky place to visit because, although it's 15 minutes from Christchurch, just through the long white tiled tunnel or over the Summit Road and Crater Rim, it feels completely distant and different. There is a working port where ship life of...More

1  Thank milliesmum2016
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great trip by ferry from Lyttelton to Diamond Harbour where there are lots of walks and soon to be two cafes

Thank avoca063
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The harbour front was affected by the earthquakes. The drive to the harbour gave us magnificent vistas of the beautiful bays and ocean front with houses and townships rising up the mountainside. Lyttelton Harbour city itself was quaint and certainly worth a visit. If going...More

Thank Kumar S
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Bike over the hill or enjoy the drive. Many top rated Cafes, quirky shops and people. Beautiful views, always enjoyable visiting this quaint wee town, market days are great too!

Thank Shane C
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