My Hanmer Springs Day Tour is an 8 hour tour enabling guests to see some stunning landscapes. We enjoy a morning tea overlooking the Amuri basin and then enjoy sightseeing in Hanmer, short walk, jet boat, golf, horseriding or bungy are also options available. After a delicious home made picnic lunch you can soak and relax in the pools for an hour or so. on the return journey we can call in and taste some wines in the famous Waipara Valley. Hanmer from Christchurch is 134 kilometres to the North West and is a popular week end retreat for Christchurch residents.
The town has a population of just over 800 people and was originally famous for its rehabilitation centre which over the years has helped those returning soldiers injured from the first world war, a Tuberculosis centre and more recently as a drug rehabilitation centre which was closed in 2003. The areas main attraction is undoubtedly its Hot Springs and after a days mountain biking , golfing or hiking what can be more relaxing than soaking in the hot pools and taking in the glorious scenery.