From rugged coastlines and sandy beaches to inland alpine villages and lush green forests – the natural beauty of this area is spectacular.
Home to award-winning thermal pools and a spa, Hanmer Springs offers boutique shopping, excellent eateries and an extensive network of walking and mountain biking tracks.
A sensational area to visit all-year round, Hurunui is hot in summer, bursting with blossom in spring, a blaze of autumn colour, and in winter expect to find postcard-perfect snowy scenes.
Located just a short drive from Christchurch, Hurunui offers dramatic mountains, rivers, and alpine villages.
- Relax in natural thermal pools.
- Explore mountain bike and walking trails around Hanmer Springs.
- Get your adrenalin pumping with jetboating and bungy jumping.
- Take the family to play mini-golf, get lost in a maze, or visit a farm park.
- Play golf at Hurunui golf clubs in alpine vistas or beside the sea.
Hanmer Springs & Hurunui Seasons
Spring - Sept to Nov
80 - 200
Summer - Dec to Feb
110 - 320
Autumn - Mar to May
80 - 240
Winter - Jun to Aug
00 - 150