Welcome to Discovery Houseboats

Auckland, New Zealand

For those who loves Gardens

If you enjoy gardens there are a wide range of beautiful gardens available to enjoy during your holiday of on the Waikato River.

The package includes all transport to and from Discovery 1.

Gardens include:

Kinnaird Gardens - beautiful semi formal garden setting

Cobourne Park - A lovely park at Port Waikato with beautiful gardens tendered by the local gardening club.

Addenbrooke Gardens - A beautiful private garden, extensively landscaped

Chineka Macadamia Farm - Pukekohe

Hunua Gardens - specialising in begonias (best viewing Jan - March)

Karaka Country Garden - a large country garden

Ngodevwa Gardens (Tibetan for flowers of the angels) - Serene garden set in 2ha of park like fields, ponds and water features.

St Margaret's Country Garden - a beautiful garden setting

Stone Willow - 1.2ha of gardens and ponds with a large gazebo

The Ploughman's Garden - 1.2ha of display gardens

Wright's Water Garden - 2.4ha of water gardens in a old metal quarry surrounding the Manuku Falls. More than 30 ponds of Lotus and water lilies.

Yesterday, Today Tomorrow Gardens - 1.2ha of display gardens.

Discovery Houseboats Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand