The strong-flowing Waikato River is well worth investigating. Bush-covered riverside walkways run along both sides of the river and...
The excellent Waikato Museum has five main areas: an art gallery; interactive science galleries; Tainui galleries housing Maori...
Inside Hamilton's oldest stone buliding – a former habardashery – moody Limestone offers respite from Hood St's otherwise raucous boozy...
Simple, sophisticated Palate has a well-deserved rep for lifting the culinary bar across regional NZ. Chef/owner Mat McLean delivers an...
Lonely Planet review
Runs a range of river cruises, focussed variously on sightseeing, history or your belly (coffee and muffins, hangi – a feast of maori food – or picnics). See the city from the river, rather than the other way around!