New Zealand’s fourth largest city, Hamilton is a thriving metropolitan hub on the banks of the Waikato River. With great shopping, a vibrant arts scene, top restaurants and a bustling nightlife, Hamilton offers a myriad of urban entertainment options to choose from. The city is easy to explore – visitors can take a stroll through the award-winning Hamilton Gardens, visit SkyCity Casino, soak up some history at the Waikato Museum, discover the animal encounters at Hamilton Zoo or relax with a picnic at Hamilton Lake.