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The Most Beautiful Spots in Hamilton, New Zealand

By Shanmugam - June 16, 2020

New Zealand is a place with heavenly cascading waterfalls, hot water spring, tranquil beaches and dazzling glaciers. Apart from this, there are a plethora of wonderful places to visit in New Zealand, it is just the start of a wonderful story. Every cities and town in New Zealand has some of the fascinating and most beautiful spots. Now it becomes confusing for you to select the city and how to plan the day well. Also, it becomes even tougher for you to decide which one to keep on the bucket list and which one to miss. Moreover, you might also want to make the most out of this vacation. Keep your tensions aside and head to Hamilton, most astounding city of New Zealand. This city in New Zealand is one of the most beautiful and famous tourist attractions. The city has the majority of most beautiful spots and top attractions in the country. Here is a list of most beautiful spots in Hamilton, that you should visit during your New Zealand vacation.

The Most Beautiful Spots in Hamilton, New Zealand
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What are the most beautiful spots in Hamilton?

The backdrop for the legendary “Lord of the Rings” movies, Hamilton is a magical land that holds on the fertile plains of Waikato. Hamilton is a country that has a number of beautiful places. There is so much to cover in Hamilton and the list actually goes on. However, out of all the places, there are certain beautiful spots in Hamilton that obviously have more significance than the others. Moreover, these places reflect the true beauty of the country. Make sure that you include all these places to visit in Hamilton while planning your next New Zealand. Without any further ado, let’s get into the list of the top New Zealand tourist attractions:

The Most Beautiful Spots in Hamilton, New Zealand
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Hamilton Gardens

This horticultural fantasy world began humbly in 1960. After 20 years Dr Peter Sergel laid the foundation of Hamilton Gardens on a pioneering new course. The garden not just focuses on botany but also has some of the amazing collections of flowers and plants. Now the garden covers close to 54 hectares of twenty gardens and magnificent walk areas. Also, the garden has centuries of horticultural history. Moreover, the garden has resourceful Kitchen, Herb and Te Parapara plants. From ornate Italian, Tudor to Japanese gardens, it is a perfect recreational place. Walking around Hamilton Gardens will give you relaxing and also some amazing colourful pictures too.

The Most Beautiful Spots in Hamilton, New Zealand
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Hamilton Zoo

Hamilton zoo ha close to 25 hectares of lush green and peaceful surroundings to roam. Moreover, it has 500 native and unique animals on show. A trip to Hamilton Zoo will definitely be a full day fun experience.
Also, Zzoo’s Meet the Keeper and Face2Face experience adds even more fun and entertainment for you. These experience will help you understand an in-depth look at how the animals are cared for at the zoo.
You can also feed and pet select few animals in the zoo. The zoo opens at 9:30 am and close at 4:30p, every day of the week. Located on the northeastern boundary of the city, a couple of kilometres from the city centre.

Waikato River Explorer

New Zealand’s longest and most important river, the Waikato River. At 425km long pathway, it originates on the slopes of Mount Ruapehu. Flowing through several more lakes as it passes through King Country, it finally reaches the Tasman Sea. Moreover, the river looks so amazing at Tongariro River meeting point. Waikato River serves a very important waterborne transport from New Zealand’s timber-rich interior to the sea for exportation. To learn the history and experience it, Hamilton and Waikato river journey is the best way to learn it. This might and gorgeous river departs at Hamilton Gardens and goes on 90-minute cruises exploring the river. Waikato River Explorer combines perfectly with a wander around Hamilton famous gardens.

Walking and cycling in Hamilton

Hamilton has an extensive network of walking and cycling paths and trails that follow the river. It is one of the beautiful spots in Hamilton. There is nothing easier than hiring a bike or a motorised e-Bike and exploring the city’s tranquil riverside paths and parks for an afternoon of leisurely bliss. You won’t need a map, as the pathways run alongside the river throughout the length of the city. On the western bank, the path is continuous, while the trails on the eastern bank link with Hamilton Gardens. The city’s seven bridges enable you to zigzag from side-to-side easily and explore the full extent of this beautiful cycle network

New Zealand cities are perfect for people who are looking for different activities. It has activities to keep you engaged, at the same time there are so many nearby destinations where you can connect with nature’s divinity and tranquillity. Planning for an amazing holiday in New Zealand? Check out the best of New Zealand packages and book your tour with Pickyourtrail, India’s top customised vacation planning company.

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