Rotorua Airport Departure Transfer - From Hotels
You will be collected from your accommodation doorstep and transferred to the Rotorua Airport. They'll even help you with your luggage.Super Shuttle keeps fares rock-bottom by picking up or dropping off other air travelers en route to or from the airport. They don't have meters, so even if the traffic is heavy, you won't have to worry about your fare going up. They only travel to and from the airport, so book now and lock in a affordable and convenient airport transfer.With modern and spacious minivans capable of seating up to 11 passengers, and a huge trailer accommodating luggage of all shapes and sizes, you'll have a job filling up a Super Shuttle.This transfer must be pre-booked at least 48 hours prior to arrival so get in early and book online today! When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight details and your Rotorua accommodation details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's easy.
Rotorua Airport Arrival Transfer - To Hotels
Let the drivers collect you from the Rotorua Airport and drop you off at your accommodation doorstep. They'll even help you with your luggage.Super Shuttle keeps fares rock-bottom by picking up or dropping off other air travelers en route to or from the airport. They don't have meters, so even if the traffic is heavy, you won't have to worry about your fare going up. They only travel to and from the airport, so book now and lock in a affordable and convenient airport transfer.With modern and spacious minivans capable of seating up to 11 passengers, and a huge trailer accommodating luggage of all shapes and sizes, you'll have a job filling up a Super Shuttle.This transfer must be pre-booked at least 48 hours prior to arrival so get in early and book online today! When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight details and your Rotorua accommodation details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's easy.
Adult Pools and Priest Spa Bathing
1 to 4 hours
Relax and rejuvenate in this area reserved for adults with calming hot pools, a beautiful reflexology walk and a deep pool to allow for a swim.Relax and rejuvenate in this area reserved for adults with calming hot pools, a beautiful reflexology walk and a deep pool to allow for a swim. Product Description: • Three Priest Spring acidic mineral hot pools 39oC – 42oC • Three cascading Rachel Spring alkaline mineral hot pools 38oC – 40oC • Deep Rachel Spring alkaline stand-up pool to stretch out for light activity 38oC • Rachel Spring alkaline mineral hot pool overlooking Lake Rotorua 40oC • Reflexology walk to stimulate pressure points in your feet that correspond to all major body areas - encouraging energy and blood flow throughout your body • Spacious changing rooms and showers with private cubicle options • A choice of free storage tubs or $5 secure lockers for belongings and valuables • Towels can be hired for $10, with a $5 refund once returned, or purchased at the Spa Essentials Shop • Swimsuits and swimming shorts can be hired for $10, with a $5 refund once returned, or purchased at the Spa Essentials Shop.
Rotorua Gondola with optional Luge Ride
1 to 2 hours
Enjoy the spectacular panoramas over Lake Rotorua and the city as you ride in a gondola to the top of Mount Ngongotaha. At the summit, you can choose to take the gondola back down the mountain or go for an exciting luge ride on one of three purpose-built tracks.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Skyline Rotorua, 178 Fairy Springs Rd, Fairy Springs, Rotorua 3015, New ZealandTravel the Gondola to the top of Mount Ngongotaha where they can take in views over Lake Rotorua and the surrounding city.Duration: 2 hours
Rotorua Heritage Farm's The Farm Tour
60 to 90 minutes
Ultimate Kiwi Farm Experience !! A Trip to Rotorua, New Zealand is not complete without a traditional farm experience. The Farm Tour is an hour long guided tour, travelling through 35 acres of farm environment in a covered trailer. You will love interacting with all the friendly animals - make sure you have your camera ready to snap a selfie! There are so many different varieties, you will be spoiled for choice see alpacas, lamas,goat, sheep,cattle,ponies,deer, pigs, chicken,rabbits, ostriches and more. Your friendly guide will provide information, and you can hand feed the animals. To top off the experience, you will be entertained by an amusing sheepdog show conducted under the instruction of an experienced dog handler- it really is a must see ! This is a fantastic ideas for all ages, and a must do Kiwi experience !Rotorua Heritage Farm id located at 171 Fairly Springs road , Rotorua, at the heart of NZ's tourism industry. From the early 1930's the farm was established to creat an atmosphere where visitors can experience what is like on a working farm. Duration of The Farm Tour is approximately one hour and on every weekend 12:30 pm only, there is a farm tour with sheep shearing show which approximately last 90 minutes. Notes. Child age 5-12 years. Ultimate Kiwi Farm Experience !! A Trip to Rotorua, New Zealand is not complete without a traditional farm experience. The Farm Tour is an hour long guided tour, travelling through 35 acres of farm environment in a covered trailer. You will love interacting with all the friendly animals - make sure you have your camera ready to snap a selfie! There are so many different varieties, you will be spoiled for choice see alpacas, lamas,goat, sheep,cattle,ponies,deer, pigs, chicken,rabbits, ostriches and more. Your friendly guide will provide information, and you can hand feed the animals. To top off the experience, you will be entertained by an amus
Deluxe Lake Spa Bathing
1 to 4 hours
Embrace nature’s sanctuary and slip into five mineral hot pools overlooking Lake Rotorua. Try the cold plunge pool, lounge on geothermal recliners and enjoy deluxe changing rooms.Embrace nature’s sanctuary and slip into five mineral hot pools overlooking Lake Rotorua. Try the cold plunge pool, lounge on geothermal recliners and enjoy deluxe changing rooms. Product Description: • Four shallow Rachel Spring alkaline mineral hot pools• One Priest Spring acidic mineral hot pool• 36oC – 42oC• Cold plunge pool for hot-cold hydrotherapy to detoxify –alternate between hot and cold pools three times for best results• Geothermally-heated poolside recliners• Large indoor relaxation lounge• Premium changing facilities with towels, secure lockers, beautiful soap, shampoo and hairdryers provided• Children under 8 must be actively supervised by a caregiver in the water who is over 16 years old
Te Puia Maori Cultural Tour and Steambox Lunch
2 hours 30 minutes
“How would you like that cooked?” will never sound the same after lunch in Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley. Enjoy a meal cooked over steam vents, an ancient Maori technique that is still used today. As your lunch is being prepared, enjoy a 2.5-hour guided tour of Te Puia, the New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute, to gain insight into the traditional Maori lifestyle. Try your hand at weaving with flax and admire traditional carvings, then adjust your eyes in the Kiwi House to spot the nocturnal birds. End your trip in the geothermal valley to see hot mud pools and geysers over lunch!A dozen monumental Maori carvings known as the Te Heketanga-a-Rangi (Heavenly Origins) greet you at the entrance to Te Puia,he New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute.When you arrive, choose the raw ingredients for your lunchbox and set off on your 2.5-hour guided tour of the grounds. While you’re checking out traditional artwork, your lunch is prepared on steam vents using an ancient Maori method. The Maori people have cooked using the naturally occurring steam and hot water within Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley for hundreds of years, and still do today. Your 2.5-hour guided tour reveals the legends behind the arrival of the Maori in Rotorua, and explores Maori customs and traditions via interactive galleries at the Te Whare Tapere meeting house.Enjoy visits to the national carving and weaving schools, where these prestigious crafts are taught by masters of the arts. See carving and flax-weaving demonstrations, and stop by the Kiwi House to spot New Zealand's national native bird. The enclosure is specially lit to help you spot this notoriously elusive nocturnal bird.Your tour also takes you to the bubbling mud pools and steaming hot springs of this amazing geothermal region, where the 100-foot (30-meter) Pohutu Geyser erupts up to 20 times a day.Stop at the terrace overlooking the Pohutu Geyser to watch your lunch carefully emerge from the Nga Wh
Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools and Glowworm Cave Kayak Tour from Rotorua
Take a kayak tour on Lake Rotoiti, one of New Zealand’s most beautiful mountain lakes. You’ll paddle with an expert guide to a cave lit by glowworms, then continue to a relaxing pool connected to nearby hot springs. Soak in the natural thermal waters as you take in the beautiful scenery of New Zealand’s North Island on this half-day tour from Rotorua.After meeting your group, your expert guide will lead you to the launch site at Lake Rotoiti where you’ll receive a safety talk and be provided with kayak equipment. Once you’re ready, hop in your kayak and glide onto the pristine waters of the picturesque mountain lake. As you follow your guide along Lake Rotoiti, you’ll learn about the birds and plant life of the area and hear Maori stories about the lake. Look for the cascading native bush called pohutukawa, also known as the Christmas tree, with its spiky red flowers and green foliage. You’ll see classic vacation homes dotting the cliffs and coves of this tranquil locale. Your guide will lead you into a lakeside cave, accessible only by kayak, where you’ll find glowworms on the walls around you. Check out their soft light as you drift along -- this is an unusual chance to see glowworms in the daytime! Once you have exited the glowworm cave, you’ll continue your journey along the lake to the hot pool. The man-made pool is fed by natural thermal springs and accessible only by water. Enjoy a well-deserved soak in the thermal waters of this lakeside paradise, taking in the scenery as you unwind. After about 45 minutes in the hot pool, you’ll kayak back to the launch area and be returned to the meeting point to end the tour.
Original Rotorua Forest Zip Line Canopy Adventure
Soar through the trees and experience New Zealand’s ancient forest like never before – in New Zealand’s must-do outdoor activity, the Original Canopy Tour. Journey with authentic Kiwi guides through this beautiful land the way it once was, come face to face with New Zealand native birds, and find out how we can make our forest great again.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Rotorua Canopy Tours, 147 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015 New ZealandPlease arrive at our HQ on Fairy Springs Road 15 minutes prior to the tour departure, or just let us know at the time of your booking where you would like to be picked up from – all of our tours include a complementary pick-up and drop-off from any central Rotorua location if required.You’ll check-in, meet your authentic kiwi guides, and we’ll get you into your ziplining harness. Then we drive out to the Dansey Road Scenic Reserve, just 10 minutes from our HQ.Step into a lost world and come face to face with towering trees and native flora untouched for centuries in one of the most intact native eco-systems you’ll find anywhere in New Zealand.Immerse yourself in this breathtaking country the way it once was – and hear the inimitable birdsong of New Zealand native birds including Tuis, North Island Robins, Kereru and Tomtits in their natural habitat.Just by being on the tour, you are already contributing to the conservation effort, as part of your ticket price goes towards the programme to restore the beautiful forest and remove all introduced pests. Please allow 3.5 hours for your tour (from the time you arrive at our headquarters until you return)Duration: 3 hours
Discover Rotorua Morning City Tour
Discover the best Rotorua attractions on this half-day tour of the city; see bubbling mud pools and steaming geysers, learn about Māori culture in New Zealand and enjoy a unique New Zealand farm experience. Upgrade your tour and soar above the city on the Rotorua Skyline Gondola or journey into The Shire with a guided tour at the Hobbiton Movie Set.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Te Puia, Hemo Road, Rotorua New Zealando Te Puia is the centre for New Zealand Maori culture and geothermal wonders. You will encounter bubbling mud, pools of boiling water still used for cooking, and stunning geysers. The Pohutu geysers is the start of the show. You will learn of the Maori architecture tell their stories and displays their traditional Maori architecture, while viewing Heketanga-a-Rangi is an exciting contemporary structure. See the site of the ancient Te Puia pa (fortified village) and, at Pikirangi village find out how Maori lived hundreds of years ago. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Rainbow Springs Nature Park, 192 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015 New ZealandTour of Rainbow Springs Duration: 1 hourStop At: Agrodome, 141 Western Rd, Ngongotaha, Rotorua 3010 New Zealando Agrodome where you will tour an authentic working farm. You will the chance to hand-feed the animals and watch a sheep being shorn. Duration: 1 hour
Lake Rotoiti Evening Kayak Tour including Hot Springs, Glowworm Caves and BBQ Dinner
Spend a memorable evening on a kayak tour of Lake Rotoiti with an expert guide. Visit natural hot springs and glowworm caves, and enjoy plenty of time for a relaxing soak, swim, and barbecue dinner. After your meal, paddle into lakeside caves to see glowworms and sometimes Koura - (freshwater crayfish), and take in the sunset as you wrap up your kayak tour.ItineraryTransfers are available from central Rotorua commercial accommodation.On arrival at our base you will need to sign in and then we will go through an initial briefing about gear etc. and get geared up, then we will transfer you 10 minutes to the lake.At the lake we will go through a safety briefing before paddling for around 1 hour to the hot pools.You will have time to relax in Hot Pools all fed from a natural spring.Then we will paddle around 1 hour back to the start point and transfer you back to the base to change and return you to where we picked you up from if required.Stop At: • Lake Rotoiti, Rotorua New Zealand • River Rats Raft & Kayak, 837 Te Ngae Rd, Rotorua 3074 New Zealand
Tutukau Gorge Jet Boat Ride and The Squeeze
2 hours 30 minutes
Dare to try the latest New Zealand jet boat experience invented by fun-loving adventurers? Start with a scenic boat ride to reach a narrow section called The Squeeze where you wade in shallow water past a number of obstacles. Then arrive at a waterfall with thermally heated waters for a natural spa treat. On the return, your driver kicks the jet boat into high gear for an adrenaline-fueled ride complete with spins, turns and screams of delight. A great adventure for all ages, The Squeeze promises to be a highlight of your vacation.Make your own way to the jet boat office located approximately 30-minutes outside Rotorua for your late morning or afternoon jet boat adventure to The Squeeze.After a safety briefing and orientation, your boat driver assists you to get fitted with the provided life jacket, plus dry top and wetsuit as needed. When ready, head to the dock to board the sleek and powerful jet boat. Your experience begins with a scenic ride through the Tutukau Gorge, passing the Orakei Korako geothermal park en route. Sit back, take in the remarkable landscape and keep your eyes peeled for wildlife as your driver shares the history and legends of the area. Soon your boat turns from the main river to enter a narrow creek where your driver drops anchor. Hop into warm water that comes up to your knees and follow your experienced driver between sheer high rocks to reach a narrow gap in the cliff. You'll see how The Squeeze got its name as you wedge yourself into the tight gap, then climb over boulders, slip through crevasses, and step around stones and logs. It’s all part of the fun and your driver makes sure that everyone can handle the obstacles. Suddenly you emerge near a stunning waterfall coursing with warm water. You can sit under the waterfall and let the pounding water massage your back, then lounge in the warm pools around the falls.Relaxed from soaking in thermal waters, retrace your steps to return to the boat. Then hang on tight durin
Jet Boat Ride on Waikato River Including Tutukau Gorge and Orakei Korako
Zip around Rotorua on a jet boat, passing through majestic Tutukau Gorge on your way to the geothermal reserve at Orakei Korako. Some of the most active geysers in New Zealand bubble and boil at Orakei Korako, and you get to walk around the park to see its otherworldly beauty up close. When it's time to go back, enjoy a high-speed ride back on the Waikato River.Make your way to the jet-boat headquarters, just a half-hour drive from Taupo or Rotorua, to meet your guide for an orientation and safety briefing at your selected time. Strap on a life jacket and head out to your jet boat. Cliffs rise 165 feet (50 meters) above the Waikato River in spectacular Tutukau Gorge, where your guide points out birds, pine forests, popular trout fishing grounds, and steaming geothermal areas along the banks. Arrive at Orakei Korako, a magnificent thermal reserve with as many as 23 natural geysers. The constantly changing terrain boasts boiling hot springs, mud pools and colorful silica terraces, an otherworldly landscape that you can admire during walks along raised boardwalks. After taking in the geothermal wonders of Orakei Korako, return to the jet boat and be prepared to get wet on a thrilling ride. Hang on as your expert driver executes spins and tight turns. After your 3-hour excursion, return to your starting point at the jet-boat office where you are offered a hot beverage to end the tour.
Sunset Kayak Glow Worm Cave Tour
Explore Rotorua's Lakes as the sun sets at twilight hour on an amazing scenic kayak tour as you are guided to an incredible cavern home to a galaxy formation of glow-worms. One of Rotorua's premium experiences that you will never forget.Appreciate the convenience of a complimentary pick-up and return transfer from your central Rotorua accommodation or the Rotorua I site at 1167 Fenton Street, Rotorua. Departing Rotorua a 15-20 minute drive begins during which time you will meet your small-group tour members as you descend to the lake which is home to hidden cave and rock formations perfect for exploration. Upon arrival at the lake your guides will unload all the necessary equipment as you enjoy the beach before you take to the waters on an amazing kayak twilight tour. Discover hidden caves home to amazing galaxy formations of glow-worms. With knowledgeable and expert local guides ensuring you master kayaking quickly and keeping you together and on-course in the dark, you are sure to have an unforgettable night. The return shuttle transfer back to Rotorua is a time to relive the highlights of the experience and form lasting memories of your tour. This tour is perfect for complete beginners and families as the kayaks are suitable for two persons and a child and are very easy to paddle and very stable.
Rotorua Geothermal Wonders and Waikato River Jet Boat Ride
Marvel at New Zealand’s volcanic geology as you see the steaming cliffs of Rainbow Mountain, the boiling mud pools near Wai-O-Tapu and the gushing geysers of Orakei Korako Geothermal Park. Visit the Hidden geothermal valley or Experience the Squeeze as options for this half a day tour. Wrap up on the Waikato River with a jet boat ride full of high-speed tricks and turns that will make you shriek with delight. Your 6-hour tour of Rotorua’s natural wonders includes short walks in incredible geothermal landscapes and a thrilling jet boat ride in one of the most scenic parts of the country.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Rainbow Mountain - Crater Lake Walk, Sh 5, Rotorua New ZealandShort, easy bush walk up to the blue lagoon crater lake on rainbow Mountain. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Waiotapu Boardwalk/ Mud Pool, Waiotapu Loop Road, Wai-O-Tapu New ZealandSee the Mud Pool Situated near Waiotapu Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, 201 Waiotapu Loop Road Rd 3, Rotorua 3073 New ZealandPass by the steaming lands of Waiotapu Thermal wonderland Stop At: New Zealand Riverjet, 10 Tutukau Road Bay of Plenty, Rotorua 3083 New ZealandJet boat the Mighty Waikato Duration: 6 hoursStop At: Orakei Korako Cave & Thermal Park, 494 Orakeikorako Road, 3083 New ZealandWalk the hidden Valley of Orakei KorakoDuration: 1 hour
Rotorua City Tour and 'The Lord of the Rings' Hobbiton Movie Set
Discover the best things to do in Rotorua on this action-packed day trip; learn about Māori culture in New Zealand, see natural wonders of Rotorua geothermal activity and enjoy movie magic at the Hobbiton Movie set. Spend the morning exploring the best Rotorua attractions, including the Agrodome, Rainbow Springs and Te Puia, before travelling to the rural location of Matamata for a Hobbiton tour.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Te Puia, Hemo Road, Rotorua New Zealando Te Puia is the centre for New Zealand Maori culture and geothermal wonders. You will encounter bubbling mud, pools of boiling water still used for cooking, and stunning geysers. The Pohutu geysers is the start of the show. You will learn of the Maori architecture tell their stories and displays their traditional Maori architecture, while viewing Heketanga-a-Rangi is an exciting contemporary structure. See the site of the ancient Te Puia pa (fortified village) and, at Pikirangi village find out how Maori lived hundreds of years ago. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Agrodome, 141 Western Rd, Ngongotaha, Rotorua 3010 New Zealando Agrodome where you will tour an authentic working farm. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Rainbow Springs Nature Park, 192 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015 New Zealandrainbow springs - see kiwis, trout and other nz flora and faunaDuration: 1 hourStop At: Hobbiton Movie Set, 501 Buckland Road Matamata, Hinuera 3472 New Zealando Journey south through lush rural farmland to the Hobbiton Movie Set, hidden on private farmland near the town of Matamata. Here, the village of Hobbiton was carefully created in amazing detail as a film location for the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movie trilogies. During your guided tour of this amazing location you’ll see sights like Hobbit holes, the Mill and the Green Dragon Inn, and learn how farmland was tra
Pedal and Paddle Glow Worm Tour
270 to 330 minutes
The Pedal and Paddle Glow Worm tour is a specialized guided tour unique to New Zealand's North Island city of Rotorua. Start with a ride through the iconic "Redwoods" with it's numerous layers of tree ferns, emergent trees and amazing trails to suit anyone's taste. A sumptuous dinner follows our ride and then we'll head a short distance out of town and paddle stand up paddle boards into some magnificent glow worm caves on the pristine Lake Okareka. There's no better way to spend an afternoon and evening! Complimentary pick-up & return transfers along with all the equipment you need is included in this awesome tour.Enjoy the convenience of a complimentary pick-up and return transfer from either the Rotorua I-Site at 1167 Fenton Street or your central Rotorua accommodation. Meet your local guide and small group of no more than seven tour members on a 5 minute drive to the iconic "Redwoods" forest. Gear up for your ride with all high quality mountain biking equipment provided and then follow your guide into the forest. Ride the best trails New Zealand has to offer with plenty of places to catch your breath and take in the surroundings. Ride until the afternoon turns to evening and then return to the Redwoods car-park and shuttle back to town where a sumptuous dinner and beverage is just what you will feel like before departing on a short 15 minute drive to Lake Okareka. Once at the lake you will be guided along the shorelines of the pristine lake as the sunsets to a series of secret caves home to a magnificent array of glow worms. The perfect finish to a once in a lifetime experience.
Mount Tarawera Volcanic Adventure by Helicopter
By Helicopter , combine the thrill of landing on Mount Tarawera (for an approximate 20 minute guided walk with your pilot) with a flight that includes spectacular aerial views of our stunning crater lakes, the renowned Tarawera Falls and the vibrant Waimangu and Wai-O-Tapu geothermal reserves. This tour highlights these amazing features unique to this region because of their location on our Faultline relative to the Pacific Rim of Fire.Combine the thrill of landing on Mount Tarawera with a flight that includes spectacular aerial views of our stunning crater lakes, the renowned Tarawera Falls and the vibrant Waimangu and Wai-O-Tapu geothermal reserves. This tour highlights these amazing features unique to this region because of their location on our Faultline relative to the Pacific Rim of Fire.(Flight time approx 1 hour)More Information• All flights depart from the Rotorua City Lakefront, Memorial Drive• This flight operate with a minimum of 2 adult fares• Children under 2 are free of charge, children aged 2-11 years pay a child fare (which is 75% of the adult fare)
Helicopter White Island & Mount Tarawera Dual Volcano Landing
3 hours 30 minutes
Experience the thrill of combining our two signature helicopter tours landing on both Mount Tarawera and White Island. The contrast between these two volcanoes couldn’t be more amazing, from the active crater floor and steaming crater lake of White Island, to the heights of Mount Tarawera‘s summit. Here we enjoy spectacular vistas of the volcanoes craters and the surrounding lakes district.Take off from Rotorua aboard your helicopter with your experienced pilot-guide. As you soar above the Northern Lakes district, snap photos of the numerous lakes below including Lake Rotorua, Lake Rotoiti and over Hells Gate before crossing the coast. Situated 31 miles (50 km) offshore from the North Island, White Island lies within the Taupo Volcanic Zone. Its main vent, located below sea level and protected by crater walls, is responsible for the activity in the island’s crater lake. Upon landing on the moon-like surface, start your 1- to 1.5-hour leisurely walking tour of the crater floor to see fumaroles (active steam vents), hot streams and ever-changing features like sulphur formations. Walk through old mining ruins to view the weathered remains of a factory abandoned in 1933, and hear from your informative guide about the island's history, geology, wildlife and vegetation, such as gannet colonies and the remnants of a once-thriving pohutukawa forest. Hovering above Mt. Tarawera, take in the grandeur of the volcano and its surrounding terrain. The site of the largest eruption in New Zealand's recent memory, with a loss of 153 lives, the volcanic blast covered the village of Te Wairoa and destroyed the Pink and White Terraces — staircases of waterfall pools on the shores of Lake Rotomahana, once considered the eighth wonder of the world and host to many tourists during the 1800s. Land and explore the volcano on foot with your guide, enjoying a privileged view of its craters and domes formed by the eruption. Hear interesting commentary on the history, culture