Hanmer springs

Best know for its alpine landscapes and natural hot pools and spas, Hanmer Springs is a popular visitor destination for both locals and travellers. Only a 90 minute drive from the main city of Christchurch, New Zealand this picturesque village offers an incredible array of things to do in all seasons.

Besides being the perfect pampering spot in New Zealand, Hanmer Springs is also home to two ski fields including Hanmer Springs Ski Area and Mount Lyford. Head down to Hanmer Spring Ski resort for great and affordable skiing and snowboarding with slopes from all levels, from beginners to advanced.

Throughout the year, families and adventure seekers can immerse in the wild charm of Hanmer Springs through the various activities including forest hiking, mountain biking and 4 Wheel driving.

For the adrenaline hunters, don’t miss out on the thrills of bungy jumping from a 135-year-old bridge, rafting and jet boating through the narrow gorges of the spectacular Waiau River. 

With such a fantastic playground on its doorstep, the stunning town of Hanmer Springs will get your heart pumping with its fantastic outdoor activities. And the best is that you can relax and indulge in the hot pools after full day of adventures!

  • Main Language
    English
  • Time zone
  • Nearest big city
    Christchurch
  • gps
    -42.525248/172.829428

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Canadian Review
  • 4 / 5
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Beautiful part of the back country of New Zealand

Xmas present - Bungee jump
  • 5 / 5
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