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Shore Excursion: Fully Guided Rotorua Sightseeing Tour including Tauranga and Mt Maunganui
"You will have an overview of Mount Maunganui before departing for Rotorua. Kiwi 360 Kiwi Country Store and  Visitor centre. Okere Falls watch River rafting and native walk through fauna. Visit the stunning Redwood Forest and Blue Lake. In Rotorua vi ""The Living Maori Village"" before enjoying a fantastic cultural performance including song and dance. Lunch at the Lakeside Cafe (additional cost) next to beautiful Lake Rotorua. Drive through the picturesque Government Gardens and past the historic Bl Rotorua Museum and Polynesian Spa. We return through farmland & forest with spectacular views of Tauranga & Mt. Maunganui. Visit Mossop's Honey for tasting gifts & ice cream (optional & time permitting). Spectacular views of the area from we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.""""This is an entry level full day tour for visitors wanting an awesome day sightseeing all the local attractions including Rotorua
From NZD99.00
 
Rotorua Eco Thermal Small Group Morning Tour
"After morning pickup from your Rotorua hotel travel about 25 minutes in a comfortable minivan to Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland taking in the sight of farmland and forests as you drive.Upon arrival at Wai-O-Tapu your experienced guide leads you along well-marked paths to reach a series of brilliantly colored natural pools of steaming hot water that bubble with geothermal activity. Hear a morning presentation about the Lady Knox Geyser and watch the daily eruptio orange and turquoise colors. Your guide also points out examples of how the native bush regenerated after the eruption. As you take in bubbling mud pools steaming lakes and more you’ll understand why Wai-O-Tapu is considered one of the world’s most surreal places.Expect a leisurely walk along wide trails with plenty of time for photo ops and informative commentary from your guide. Feel free to ask any questions that you
From NZD149.00
 
Rotorua Eco Thermal Small Group Full-Day Tour
"Your day trip takes you through forestry and farmland to New Zealand's largest boiling mud pool and a series of colorful hot springs at Wai-O-Tapu. After seeing the Lady Knox geyser erupt you'll take a short drive to the Waimangu volcanic valley where your guide will tell you about the Mt Tarawera eruption which blew open this spectacular bush-covered geothermal park. Lake Tikitapu (Blue Lake) and Lake Rotokakahi (Green Lake) are amazingly clear and colorful lakes and their gorgeous scenery make them a favorite stop for visitors. You'll also visit the Buried Village the site of a Maori village that was destroyed during the Tarawera volcanic eruption. You'll then take a walk through beautiful native bush to a waterfall and the Lake Tarawera lookout."
From NZD284.00

More Things to Do in Rotorua

War Memorial Park.

From the ‘Eat street’ ..walk towards the lake you’ll past the ‘War Memorial park’. ..that’s what they call it..but I didn’t see anything about war much rather than what I call ‘a bicycle tree’ as you...
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rosequartzlover1
Apr 13, 2016

The i - site.

I like the building of this i-SITE ,it’s beautiful . The Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre is part of New Zealand's official nationwide Visitor Information Network.It normally help tourists about...
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rosequartzlover1
Apr 09, 2016

Smell very badly ....but worth to stroll around

Visiting New Zealand in November is quite warm already, we have somedays cold but most of the time we had a nice weather. Visiting to this thermal area is not for people with sensitive stomach. The...
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shavy
Jun 15, 2015

Rotorua Tourist Information

A visit to the i-SITE on your arrival in Rotorua will help you uncover the hidden gems that will make your visit truly memorable.Rotorua i-SITE is staffed by a friendly group of staff who can assist...
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Gillybob
Jun 21, 2014

Waikite Valley

The trip to the valley (we came from the direction of Taupo) is already worth the detour. What a views. Then there are the clouds of steam coming from a crack in the mountain side, covered in bush. We...
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dutchboycalledjan
Jan 31, 2013

Thermal Pools

While in Rotorua you must take a swim or soak in one of this regions nataural thermally heated pools. They are really great for you especially if you have the odd ache or pain like Rabbit, they just...
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rabbit06
Sep 24, 2011
 
 
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Maori Cultural Show & Hungi Dinner

A must attend is a Maori Cultural Show with Hungi Dinner with many villages and hotels providing a memorable evening. We attended this one at Sudima Hotel were we were staying. It started with a Hungi...
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rabbit06
Sep 23, 2011

Day trip to the Waitomo Glow Worm Caves

Waitomo is 140km away from Rotorua, and since you cannot miss the spectacular "glow worm cave", I suggest organising a half-day trip.The Waitomo glowworms are unique to New Zealand, though it is...
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BurgerQueen
Jul 12, 2009

Realm of Tane

As part of the Maori hangi and concert, we were given the opportunity to purchase tickets to the Realm of Tane. At the time, I wasn't really sure what I was signing up for. It turned out to be a...
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jag17
Mar 24, 2007

The Costume

The Maori costume is called a kakahu. It is woven from the fibres of the flax plant. Usually a tiki pendant is worn by both women and men around the neck. The tiki is made of green stone, or New...
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keeweechic
Sep 10, 2006

Jambalaya Festival

If you are in Rotorua Easter Sunday there is a performance at night called Jambalaya. There are performers from all over the world (many from Brazil). There is lots of drumming and dancing. The...
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MLW20
Aug 17, 2006

The Redwoods - Whakarewarewa Forest

Just next to the thermal area is situated Whakarewarewa Forest Park, called mostly with a shorter version - Redwoods.About a hundred years ago "the Kiwis" conducted an experiment, they planted various...
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Sylva
Jun 26, 2006

Kiwifruit Country

Kiwi fruit orchard......with a ride on the "Kiwi Kart"! the guide gave an interesting talk on the history of the kiwi fruit.... and took us around the orchard to show us the different types of kiwi...
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dimanche
Aug 05, 2005

Information Centre Tourism Rotorua

Information Centre Tourism Rotorua is located at 67 Fenton Street on the corner of Haupapa Street and is open in summer between 8.00am and 6.00pm daily. There is also a bureau de change which opens...
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Kaynisa
Apr 27, 2005

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326 Fenton St, Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand
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Lake End Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, North Island, 3215, New Zealand
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10 Tryon Street, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua 3043, New Zealand
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