Tourist Activities & Attractions while Learning in the Waikato and Hamilton, New Zealand
Hamilton and the Waikato region has a lot to do and see. Come and explore what it has to offer!
Hamilton boasts fine cuisine and cafes and excellent shopping. The City has a busy events programme.
Just 45 minutes drive from Hamilton, is the famous surfing beach of Raglan, where all ages can learn to surf.
The Waikato also features bush clad mountains, stunning waterfalls, hot mineral pools, magical limestone glow worm caves. Mt Ruapehu skiing is only a 3 hour drive away.
The mighty Waikato river runs through Hamilton and the Waikato region and is the focal point of a lot of activity including kayaking, water skiing, rowing and pleasure cruises on boats including a paddle steamer named the MV Waipa Delta.
The Waikato has rich scenery, a relaxed atmosphere and a broad range of activities and attractions. These include:-
- Hobbiton (Lord of the Rings) Movie Set and Farm Tours
- Ten Pin Bowling
- Black Water Rafting
- Kiwi Balloon Company
- Horse Treks
- Glowworm caves
- SkyCity Hamilton
- 4x4 motorbikes
- Megazone laser games
- Cinema complexes
Tennis, swimming, netball, rugby, soccer, golf, hockey, cycling, athletics and triathlon training are also popular pastimes in the Waikato region of New Zealand.
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