ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Let our friendly staff with local knowledge help you plan for your time in Rotorua. With local knowledge we can organise; hot pool trips, exciting jet boat tours, sky diving and all the amazing and unique-to-Rotorua things to do, with some great deals and savings too! Contact us to book all your crazy and cultural activities and give any advice you need.
Tamaki Māori Village
A 3 hour journey into the heart of Māori Culture
See and learn about Māori art forms and Māori traditions. See Māori weaponry displays, watch women weaving and making Māori crafts, listen to villagers tell stories of their ancestors and history, experience traditional Māori tattoo, ancient horticultural practices and so much more.
NZ's Premier Adventure Park!
There's something for everyone with five activities including NZ's best value Bungy Jump or Swoop sky swing, Agrojet - NZ's ONLY commercial jet sprint (and fastest jet boat in the country), NZ's ONE and ONLY wind tunnel Freefall Xtreme and the incredible Shweeb racing monorail.
Famous farm fun… for the whole family!
For over 40 years, visitors from all over the globe have come to the Agrodome to see our world-famous Farm Show – starring a cast of talented animals… and you! Plus, join the Organic Farm Tour to explore a real working farm, hand-feed loads of friendly animals, and sample delicious kiwifruit juice and honey from our land.
Rotorua Duck Tours
Amphibious sightseeing tours of Rotorua!
We offer unique, amphibious sightseeing tours of Rotorua. The highlights include; informative commentary, 'splashdown' onto 2 or 3 lakes, geothermal activity, Māori Culture, history of Rotorua and views of Mount Tarawera, history of our authentic WWII Landing Crafts and much more!
River Rats & Raftabout
White Water Rafting, Rotorua Kayaking and Adventure Specialists
There’s something for everyone, from a gentle grade 2 scenic raft trip suitable for participants as young as 5, through to full on grade 5 action featuring the world’s highest commercially rafted waterfall. There are also plenty of Rotorua Kayaking options available as freedom hire or a guided tour. Paddle the local lakes to a secluded beach or enjoy a hot water swim only accessible by boat.
Rotorua starts here!
Take a Gondola ride and enjoy the extensive views of Rotorua, the surrounding lakes and geothermal areas. At the top experience the thrill of the Luge, relax in our buffet and grill restaurant, explore one of our beautiful nature walks, visit the Jelly Belly gallery and store or the Volcanic Hills winery and tasting room.
We offer the most comprehensive range of unique and unforgettable scenic flights in New Zealand. Our New Zealand helicopter tours feature powerful volcanoes, geothermal thermal reserves, dramatic alpine and wilderness scenery and the best of New Zealand’s iconic landmarks and pristine environment.
Te Whare Taonga O Te Arawa - Art, Culture, Heritage.
Discover the great stories of Rotorua through our innovative exhibitions and cinema experiences. Learn about the rich culture, volatile landscape and legendary figures that have shaped this fascinating region. Whether you have an hour or a day to fill there are plenty of things to entertain you at Rotorua Museum.
Māori Arts & Crafts Institute - Te Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley
Te Puia is the premier Māori cultural centre in New Zealand - a place of gushing waters, steaming vents, boiling mud pools and spectacular geysers. Our Māori tradition lives on at Te Whakarewarewa, with our guided tours and attractions, our Māori culture, and our National Carving and Weaving Schools of New Zealand.
Mitai Māori Village
A Sacred Place... A Spiritual Place...
Get an authentic introduction to Māori culture, enter the world of Mitai. Be enthralled by the natural bush setting, see warriors in traditional dress paddle an ancient warrior canoe (waka) down the Wai-o-whiro stream, and don’t miss your only opportunity in the Rotorua area to see glow worms in their natural habitat.
New Zealand's leading international spa!
Overlooking Lake Rotorua, relax and unwind in the hot mineral pools at Polynesian Spa. Cast your eyes to the hills in the distance and reflect on this tranquil volcanic landscape once not so peaceful. Clouds of steam arise from the lake from springs deep below the water’s surface.
Geyser Link Shuttle
The ideal transport service to help you explore Rotorua's thermal wonders!
Visit the most colourful Wonderland in New Zealand with daily connections to Wai-O-Tapu and Waimangu. Explore all the unique lakes, pools, craters and walkways plus the largest mudpool in New Zealand! Visit Lady Knox Geyser that comes to life at 10.15am, every morning, reaching a height of up to 20 metres.
The speed, spins and adrenalin - jet boating and parasailing!
Let us take you on a 30 minute action packed Kawarau Jet boat ride on the stunning Lake Rotorua where you will experience the power of the our V8 jet boats and spins. Our K-Jet Parasailing experience is one not to forget, views that will amaze you, dry take off and landing to a height up to 400 feet, solo or Tandem!
Waitomo Glowworm Caves
Discover New Zealand's natural highlights!
The glow worm, Arachnocampa luminosa, is unique to New Zealand. The Waitomo Cave limestone formations stand as one of New Zealand's most inspiring natural wonders and a must-see destination. Discover magical glowworms by boat in the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Cave tour.
Volcanic Air Safaris
Rotorua's Volcanic Air Tour Specialists
We offer you an extensive range of scenic helicopter flights and scenic floatplane air tours. Land on the active Volcano of White Island or take a flight over Mt Tarawera. View from above the dramatic and spectacular crater lakes, volcanic and geothermal landscapes of the Rotorua and Bay of Plenty regions.