Planning a trip to New Zealand
? Thinking of where to go on your North Island
adventure? Make sure you don’t miss out of the rural gem of Te Aroha. Sitting in the Waikato region, it is within easy reach of the bustling city and plentiful delights of Hamilton
and plenty of interesting attractions. Situated at the bottom of a soaring mountain, the town provides plenty of incredible views. It is famous for being home to the only hot soda water geyser in the whole world – a place you should definitely visit when in town. With plenty of culture and history as well as amazing nature, there are heaps of reasons to visit Te Aroha. Take a look at our excellent Te Aroha hotels for even more motivation and inspiration!
One of the most famous and popular attractions in the area is the Mokena Hou Geysir – watch as it shoots soda water into the sky, and be amazed at this splendid natural performance. Loved by locals and visitors alike, there are also deliciously warm pools for some added bliss in a truly relaxing setting. The waters are said to be beneficial for a person’s overall health and wellbeing. There are gold mining trails to explore, plenty of arts and crafts, soothing massages, and outdoor activities such as hiking and biking to enjoy. The wetland reserve is home to a wide assortment of bird species, as well as other wildlife.
Wander along the heritage trail and admire the selection of old heritage buildings and monuments, some of which date back to the late 1800s, and visit the local museum to learn even more about the area’s past. You will see the vibrant bridge and the memorial clock, as well as a large number of old buildings. There is also a quilt museum in the town. The local church is pretty. It is also home to the oldest pipe organ in the Southern hemisphere.
Get set for a brilliant holiday with our flights to Hamilton
and accommodation in Te Aroha.