Amidst its 25 hectares (62 acres) of peaceful surroundings, Hamilton Zoo New Zealand hosts over 600 native and exotic mammals, birds and reptiles, and features the country's largest walk-through aviary.
Full day entertainment
There is more than enough to entertain you for a whole day and while you are here, check out the mouth watering treats in Flavours Café.
As well as being a tourism and recreational park, Hamilton Zoo is an important contributor to breeding programmes for endangered species. Model habitats, spacious enclosures and natural environments are hallmarks of the zoo.
Up close learning
Along with up-close animal encounters and passionate staff to share their knowledge, there is always something new to discover and learn, for children and adults alike.
Hamilton Zoo opens daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (except Christmas Day). Last admissions 3:30 p.m.
Hamilton Zoo is the first New Zealand zoo to be fully accredited by the Australasian Regional Association of Zoological Parks and Aquaria.
For more information please visit www.hamiltonzoo.co.nz or or save $$ when you book Distinction Hamilton Hotel's Hamilton Zoo Family Package which combines 1 nights accommodation and a Hamilton Zoo Family Pass for up to 2 adults & 2 children.