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Hanmer Springs

4.3
Hot Springs · Mountains · Forests
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Action and relaxation are the reasons that most people head to Hanmer Springs, where natural thermal pools bubble among dramatic alpine surroundings. The town has a charming atmosphere all year round, and makes a particularly picturesque location for hikers and photographers. Try out the abundance of outdoorsy things to do in Hanmer Springs, including horse trekking, mountain biking, and jet boating. Alternatively, opt for something more leisurely, such as a forest walk, a round of golf, or a dip in one of the renowned naturally heated pools. Use our New Zealand day trip planning site to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Hanmer Springs.
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Popular things to do in Hanmer Springs

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Hot Spring
Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Outdoor Activity
Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre
4.4
Duration: 4 hours
Mountain
Conical Hill
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Forest
Hanmer Forest
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Hanmer Springs

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Hiking Trail
Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway Kaikoura
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching Kaikoura
4.3
Duration: 3h 30 min
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Landmark
Ohau Point Seal Colony Kaikoura
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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National Park
Nelson Lakes National Park Nelson-Tasman Region
4.8
Duration: 8 hours

Hidden gems in Hanmer Springs

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Outdoor Activity
Hanmer Llamas
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
Wildlife Area
Hanmer Springs Animal Park
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
Farm
Wai ariki Farm Park, Cafe & Gallery
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Winery / Vineyard
Waiau River Estate
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nature in Hanmer Springs

Mountain
St James Conservation Area
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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Water Body
Lake Tennyson Campsite
4.4
Duration: 4 hours

Scenic Drive in Hanmer Springs

Scenic Drive
Rainbow Road
4.7
Duration: 4 hours

Winter Sports in Hanmer Springs

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Ski Area
Hanmer Springs Ski Area
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

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