Mount Pirongia, home to a wide variety of native plants and birds, is the perfect place for a hike.
Pirongia
Mount Pirongia, Hamilton - Waikato

By Hamilton & Waikato Tourism

Pirongia

The rural township of Pirongia sits at the foot of Mount Pirongia, and makes a good base for explorations into the native forest.

The quaint township of Pirongia is home to lovely cafes, a local museum and the famouss Pirongia Clydesdale horses.

It makes an excellent jumping-off point for hikes into Pirongia Forest Park. Walks range from one hour to overnight, allowing you to explore extinct volcanoes, mysterious caves and dramatic river gorges.

The Pirongia Boxing Day Races are a highlight of the town's calendar, held on 26 December each year. Pirongia also has monthly country markets, with locally grown produce and interesting arts and crafts.

With its range of B&B and farm stay accommodation, Pirongia offers a comfortable and authentic rural New Zealand experience.

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Amberfields Bed and Breakfast - Accommodation in Pirongia New Zealand
9.90 25 Reviews
Pirongia
021663552
Situated in a peaceful setting in the Waikato Farmingg district, Amberfields Bed and Breakfast offers a unique rural New Zealand experience. All accommodation includes free WI-Fi and free on-site parking. Some rooms offer a patio or kitchenette.Amberfields B&B Pirongia Village is 5 minutes... (more)
Greenfields Bed and Breakfast - Accommodation in Te Pahu New Zealand
9.00 2 Reviews
RD5, Te Pahu
078719955
Looking for a B&B, farmstay, country accommodation or a self-contained unit - then look no further.Greenfields homestead dates to the early 1900's and is built from native 'rimu' timber. The 68 hectare dairy farm is nestled at the foothills of beautiful Mount Pirongia. The spacious self-co... (more)
Kua Makona - Accommodation in Ngahinapouri New Zealand
10.00 1 Reviews
Ngahinepouri, Ngahinapouri
Listed in the Charming Bed & Breakfast book, we are a farmstay in a quiet rural setting with home style welcome and atmosphere.We run a deer finishing unit on rich Waikato farm land, surrounded by dairy and beef farms as well as a diverse range of horticulture.Superb 9 hole golf course jus... (more)
Somersal Bed & Breakfast - Accommodation in Pirongia New Zealand
10.00 9 Reviews
Pirongia
078719199
Set in a peaceful location, amongst gardens and farmland on the banks of the Waipa River, this B&B features a swimming pool, shared kitchen and a guest lounge area with satellite TV.Each room at Somersal B&B Pirongia features views over the gardens or towards Mount Pirongia. Some rooms hav... (more)
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