Hamilton is located just south of Auckland. You enter the Hamilton – Waikato region which is a land of lush green pasture and fertile soil that has made this the capital of the dairy industry. It is located in the North island of New Zealand.
Chosen to play The Shire in the infamous Lord of the Rings and Hobbit films, you ought to drive east to Matamata and visit the movie set with the sized village that was created for the movies.
If you are a surfer and surfing is your game then the best place to be would be Raglan.
For a underground experience visit the Waitomo caves which is south of Hamilton. Its natural blue light of glowworms will leave you in awe. Call us now to book your cheap flights to Hamilton.
If you’re looking for something more adventurous to give you an adrenaline rush then abseiling and black water rafting is for you and not to be missed.
Hamilton and Waikato offer you a load of activities to indulge in. This includes hiking, walking, cycling, bush excursions and winding mountain biking tracks. It is also known for its scenic routes. Kiwi travels now offers cheap flights to Hamilton.
Things to cross off your list when visiting Hamilton: (Must do’s)
- Matamata - Hobbiton movie set tour from the Lord of the Rings trilogy
- Raglan surf coast – Surfers paradise
- Waitomo Glow-worm Caves – Discover ancient underground limestone formations with sparkling glow worms
- Black water rafting – Choose from the Black Abyss and Black Labyrinth rafting tours which are the best on offer.
The weather is usually warm in summer and cold in winter. It has a damp climate with not much rainfall, which makes it a pleasant place to visit during summer.
Hamilton is host to many music concerts as well as the Soundscape music festival, which is one of New Zealand's vividly vibrant street parties and also the Parachute music festival.
The world will always remain vast and huge, and while you tick off the best places you visited off your bucket list, there’s a desire to set sail for the new, the next, the undiscovered. So why wait? Book your cheap flights to visit the amazing city of Hamilton with Kiwi travels now!