Hanmer Springs Vacations
Hanmer Springs in Canterbury is inhabited by around 800 people.
Hanmer Springs is located 70 miles (113 kilometers) north of Christchurch and about 130 miles (209 kilometers) southwest of the national capital Wellington.
Nature lovers will be pleased to discover that Hanmer Springs also has a few ecological preserves with picturesque scenery and interesting flora and fauna. To walk through one of the major local nature reserves, head to Hanmer Forest Park.
Teach yourself skiing or snowboarding or just make a snowman with the kids, the city’s ski resorts are a winter wonderland for snow bunnies of all ages. Hanmer Springs Ski Area is one of the most popular ski resorts in the region.
If you’ve still got time up your sleeve after checking out all the major sights the Hanmer Springs area, make sure you pop over to the Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve.