Last Updated: 24 September 2019
Hanmer Springs is a resort town in the Canterbury area of the South Island of New Zealand. It is known for Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa, with its mineral waters. The inland mountains are home to paths and seasonal ski slopes. The nearby Conical Hill and Heritage Forest has a road winding to a lookout point.
To the south, rugged Waiau Gorge is known for its whitewater rapids and abundant salmon and trout. The resort town of Hanmer Springs is attractive all year round vacation place to go for adventure, relaxation and indulgence.
Inspired by magnificent hills and forests, this charming city has a main street full of boutique shops, cafes and eateries.
Adventure actions will dip from the wild beauty of Hanmer. Go forest hiking, mountain biking, horse biking, bungy jumping, jet boating or, in the winter, hit the slopes and go skiing.
Once you have caught your breath, you may enjoy a leisure round of golfclubs. Best known for its natural hot pools and spectacular landscapes, Hanmer Springs is a scenic Alpine Village 90 minutes drive from Christchurch.
Places to eat
Things to do
- Natural Health
Places to walk and see
- Conical Hill Walk.
- Majuba Walk
- Woodland Walk.
- Dog Stream Reserve.
- Waterfall Track.
Category : Towns & Cities