Calling all adventure seekers! Are you looking for something absolutely unforgettable to do on your next day off? Or are you looking for something to keep the whole family entertained? Either way, make sure to visit Hanmer Springs on your next day off! The facility is renowned for being one of the best examples of thermal pools in New Zealand, all located just a short 90-minute drive from Christchurch!

What is a good day out for families in New Zealand?

If you are visiting the Christchurch area, or anywhere on the southern island, make sure to visit Hanmer Springs. This will be an exciting day out for families and adults alike, all located a short drive from Christchurch.

The facility has lots of different activities to choose from. Including, 22 outdoor thermal pools, rock pools, sulphur pools, cascades, private pools, saunas and steam rooms. So, needless to say, there is something for everyone to enjoy at Hanmer Springs! For history lovers! It may help to know that, the water used in the facility is actually 173 years old! So, if this sounds like the perfect day out for you, make sure to visit Hanmer Springs on your next day off!

  • Prices start from $99.
  • Open 10am to 7pm on weekdays.
  • Open 9am to 7pm on weekends.