Also known as Hamilton Lake Domain, Lake Rotoroa is a large lake in Hamilton, covering an area of over 50 hectares. It is the biggest lake in Hamilton and is a popular spot amongst locals for a wide range of recreational activities. Small boats and canoes are a common sight at the lake and it is host to many sports throughout the year including yachting, dragon boating and regular sailing during the summer. Several short bush walks as well as a small golf green are located towards the west of the lake and provide spectacular views of the surrounding scenery. It is very a very popular venue for walking and running and offers a 4 kilometre scenic path that winds its way around the lake. Lake Rotoroa's picture perfect scenery provide plenty of photography opportunities and a visit is recommended for travellers sight-seeing in Hamilton – for nature enthusiasts in particular.
Around 1 hour
Adults, Families,Young Adults, Children, Senior Travellers
The surrounding scenery
Though designated prayer facilities at Lake Rotoroa will be unavailable for Muslim travellers, plenty of open area will be available around the lake area to use during prayer times. There are also a few mosques in Hamilton that Muslim travellers can visit such as the Jamii Masjid and the Hamilton West Islamic Centre.
Muslim travellers looking for Halal food near Lake Rotoroa can visit some of the few Halal restaurants in Hamilton. Sultans Kitchen, Curry Pot South Indian Restaurant and Babaganush are popular Halal restaurants in Hamilton and serve a wide range of excellent Halal cuisine.