Set in the natural amphitheatre of an ancient volcanic crater, Lyttelton Harbour is a popular recreational hub easily accessed from Christchurch.
The most direct route is to take the Lyttelton tunnel, getting you to Lyttelton in less than 20 minutes from the central city. There is also a scenic drive to Lyttelton over the Port Hills via Dyers Pass Road.
Metroinfo(external link) has up to date bus information.
The various walks around the Lyttelton bays have different rules regarding dogs depending on the wildlife and season.
Check the individual walk pages below or the dog bylaw map for detailed information.
Public toilets can be found at multiple spots in the township, Godley Quay, Naval Point, Corsair and Cass Bays.