An essential companion for residents and visitors alike, Walking Christchurch reveals fascinating insights into the Garden City's cultural life and history, along with the many faces of its varied landscape. It offers 22 walks exploring diverse settings from the heart of the city to its rural surroundings. Wander the peaceful Botanic Gardens, follow the inner-city Writers' Trail or explore the port town of Lyttelton. If you?re after a wilder taste of nature, climb the craggy Port Hills for views of the Southern Alps, or visit the Travis Wetland Nature Heritage Park. Each walk is supported by a map, fascinating route notes and essential information on walk lengths, transport and amenities.