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Ranked #1 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics; Adventures
Owner description: JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with... more » Owner description: JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and 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. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.30pm. « less
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Ranked #2 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Owner description: We are an adventure tourism company specializing in Quad bike tours, clay bird shooting, archery and also rent/ service... more » Owner description: We are an adventure tourism company specializing in Quad bike tours, clay bird shooting, archery and also rent/ service mountain bikes. We also have a wide range of outdoor equipment that changes with the seasons. « less
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Ranked #3 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Forests; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Wineries; Food and Drink
Owner description: Marble Point Winery is situated just 13km south from the small alpine village of Hanmer Springs heading towards Christchurch.... more » Owner description: Marble Point Winery is situated just 13km south from the small alpine village of Hanmer Springs heading towards Christchurch. We are the only vineyard in this area; at 297m above sea level, we are among New Zealand's highest altitude vineyards. Our situation on the banks of the Waiau River and the micro climate it creates allows us to grows grapes where many people thought we would fail. Varieties grown are Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Noir. We are open for tastings 10am to 5pm Daily. « less
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Ranked #6 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Ranches/Farms
Owner description: For family fun head to Wai ariki where you can hand feed a diverse range of friendly farmyard and exotic animals. Set on... more » Owner description: For family fun head to Wai ariki where you can hand feed a diverse range of friendly farmyard and exotic animals. Set on 2-acres of park with fantastic mountain views, the animals are displayed in a tranquil & clean environment. The vibrant cafe offers great coffee & delicious food. The Craft Gallery sells funky fabric, original local art and NZ made indie crafts. « less
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Ranked #7 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Hot Springs/ Geysers; Wellness Spas
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Ranked #8 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Wellness Spas
Owner description: At Mountain View Massage we aim to fuse the best of Pampering Bliss Experience with Holistic Care individual service. We... more » Owner description: At Mountain View Massage we aim to fuse the best of Pampering Bliss Experience with Holistic Care individual service. We run a homely Day Spa relaxing environment in the beautiful wellness village of Hanmer Springs. We recommend that our clients take a dip in Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools pre-treatments if this is possible for maximum lasting benefit and value. Often clients are referred to us by word of mouth when they enquire in the village for a really good massage treatment. We also run Yoga Classes, Yoga Wellness 3 day Retreats and 10 day Fasting Detox Retreats. « less
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Ranked #9 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
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Ranked #10 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
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Ranked #11 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: When in Hanmer Springs do something special and experience ‘A Taste of Italy’ in the middle of traditional sheep and cattle... more » Owner description: When in Hanmer Springs do something special and experience ‘A Taste of Italy’ in the middle of traditional sheep and cattle high-country. Top quality extra virgin olive oil is grown & produced from 1300 olive trees on land that was once only used for grazing. 26 acres of high country pasture has been transformed by the Prestons into a landscape rivaling that found in Tuscany. Taste delicious freshly pressed olive oils from around New Zealand, and learn about the different ways you can use this healthy New Zealand-made product. Go for a guided tour around the grove followed with a comparative oil tasting and short description of New Zealand extra virgin olive oils, and then be seated to a generous sized luncheon of antipasto platters served with local wine. Book ‘A Taste of Italy’ in Hanmer Springs and transport yourself.Advance booking required. « less
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Ranked #12 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
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Ranked #13 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Sports Complexes; Sports
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Ranked #14 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
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Ranked #15 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Owner description: Hanmer Tours & Shuttle provides daily scheduled transport between Christchurch (including Christchurch Airport) and Hanmer... more » Owner description: Hanmer Tours & Shuttle provides daily scheduled transport between Christchurch (including Christchurch Airport) and Hanmer Springs via Woodend, Amberley, Waipara, Waikari & Culverden. We are also available for charters in the region, trampers transport to the Lewis Pass, including StJames Walkway, daily excursions to Maruia Springs and twice monthly excursions to Kaikoura in summer. Please check our website for more information. « less
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Ranked #16 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
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Ranked #17 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Sports
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Ranked #18 of 20 attractions in Hanmer Springs
Category: Wellness Spas
Owner description: We provide natural, holistic health treatments for Arthritis, Back Pain, Insomnia, Stress Management and many more. Available... more » Owner description: We provide natural, holistic health treatments for Arthritis, Back Pain, Insomnia, Stress Management and many more. Available are Ayurvedic Treatments for body, mind and spirit to improve, protect and promote health and well-being. Beauty Treatments as well as Yoga and Personal Training are also available. We offer Ayurvedic cleansing and purification treatments (Panchakarma) according to your individual body type and conditions. « less
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