Christchurch, Bishopdale and Belfast, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Papanui has plenty of museums and theaters nearby that make great places to visit. Learn, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the various museums including Canterbury Brewery. There are some excellent art galleries to visit. In particular, don’t miss the Christchurch Art Gallery.
Work on your drives and putting while on vacation; hit the fairways such as the Christchurch Golf Club and the Hagley Golf Course.
Enjoy window shopping and do some people-watching at popular nearby shopping hotspots such as the Westfield Riccarton Mall and Restart Mall.
After exploring the delights of Papanui, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport, the Ibis Christchurch, and the popular Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch.