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  • Hamilton: If your dream vacation includes being close to nature, this destination will tick your boxes. Soak up the views at Hamilton Gardens, then head on over to Waingaro Hot Springs. Savor the fresh air of Lake Rotoroa and Whale Bay if you still have time. Nature buffs will also enjoy Wairere Falls and Bridal Veil Falls. Popular hotels here include the ibis Hamilton Tainui, the Novotel Tainui Hamilton and the Days Hotel & Suites Hamilton.
  • Taupo: With spectacular attractions like Taupo Hot Springs, Craters of the Moon and A.C. Baths, you'll soon see why so many people love to visit here. Taupo Bungy, Maori Carvings and Waipahihi Botanical Gardens are just the cherry on top. Quality hotels around town include the Great Lake Motel Taupo, the Absolute Lakeview Motel and the Acacia Lake View Motel.
  • Tauranga: There's a reason nature lovers come here. With Mount Maunganui, Memorial Park and Kaiate Falls to roam around at your own pace, it's the perfect combination of urban life and nature. If you're in the mood for more sightseeing, make your way to Mount Maunganui Summit Track, Minden Lookout and Oropi Hot Pools too. After a long day of adventures, kick back and relax someplace welcoming like the Cottage Park Thermal Motel, the Fountain Court Motel or the Bennetts Thermal Pools Motor Inn.
  • Coromandel Forest Park: With so many exciting things to do and see here, you'll have earned a solid night's sleep by the time the sun sets. The Rolleston Motel, the Tuscany on Thames or the Shortland Court Motel are some of the most popular places to kick back and unwind after a long day of exploring Ngatea Water Gardens and Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery. Be sure to head to Mount Paku, Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park, Butterfly and Orchid Garden and Coromandel Forest Park - Southern Section too.

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