To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Hamilton, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover surrounding areas like Hamilton, Ngaruawahia, and Hamilton North.
Huntly has a number of museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Often talked about galleries, include the Waikato Museum of Art and History. See some of the magical theater, dance and music shows at the Founders Theatre.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Enjoy some of the pleasant urban parks such as Memorial Park.
If you are ready to splash some cash, explore the Hamilton Centre Place.
Sports fans can cheer on the Chiefs rugby union team in autumn and the Waikato Rugby Union in spring at the iconic Waikato Stadium, the city’s sporting heart and soul. Relive the match’s highlights over a few drinks with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in a nearby pub.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Kingsgate Hotel Hamilton, the Ibis Hamilton Tainui, or the Novotel Tainui Hamilton.