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Hanmer Springs Attractions

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Lift your spirit in Hanmer Springs. Before or after you enjoy pampering at the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa, try a little adventure amongst our beautiful alpine scenery. We have something for all ages and all levels of adventure.

Come aboard our Hanmer Springs jet boat for an unforgettable experience in a most beautiful environment up to 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge, between deep canyon walls, with classic jet boat manoeuvres along the way.

Leap off the historic 135-year-old Ferry Bridge for a 35-metre free fall to the river canyon below on our Hanmer Springs bungy. Experience the adrenaline high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce. Certificates and t-shirts provided; photos available.

Take a Hanmer Springs raft trip, a journey to remember and fun for everyone. Marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Qualified rafting guides kit you out with everything you need.

Challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and farmland trails on our Hanmer Springs quad bikes. Great scenery and great action. Fully guided and instruction provided. Small and large bikes, auto and manual. Outstanding fun!

You can also enjoy paintball and clay bird shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences also catered for. Open daily 9am to 5.30pm.

Hanmer Springs Canoes

Have you ever wanted to take a journey down a beautiful and challenging mountain river? Well now you can with the Hanmer Springs Canoes.

These safe, durable and fun inflatable vessels allow you to explore the unknown through the scenic Waiau River gorge in the stunning natural environment of Hanmer Springs.

This full day, fully guided river excursion includes a picnic lunch and a return by jetboat to your point of departure. Suitable for couples, families or groups, this is a real New Zealand experience not to be missed. Book your journey today!

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+64 3 315 7046

Free phone:
0800 661 538

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