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Rotorua Attractions and Activities NZ

The seething power of inner earth comes to the surface in Rotorua. Explore Rotorua's geothermal areas and discover the unique culture of New Zealand's Maori people. more

Rotorua has many tourist attractions and travel activities with something to suit all ages, tastes and budgets. From adrenaline-pumping adventure to a relaxing day out, you need never be bored in Rotorua.

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  • ADRENALIN FOREST - Bay of Plenty

    An adventure and playing field in the heart of the forest. A test against gravity, balance and agility. A fun and exciting entertainment option for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges.

    +64 7 929 8724
    0800 TO GO APE (Free call - only within NZ)
    18 Whataroa Road, Upper Pyes Pa Road (SH 36), Tauranga, New Zealand
  • AGRODOME - Rotorua

    From Agrodome to Zorb, and everything in between. The best sheep show in the Southern Hemisphere. All the sheep breeds, shearing and sheepdog demonstrations. Guided tours of Agrodome farm. Woollenmill, carding and spinning. Authentic shearing shed/museum. Fast, crazy and major fun, with 130 kilometres an hour jetboats, 45 metre Bungy/Swoop. Freefall Xtreme, Shweeb, Zorb. Great conference and teambuilding venue.

    +64 7 357 1050
    141 Western Road, Ngongotaha, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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    Silver Enviro Rating

    Agroventures Adventure Park is NZ's ultimate adventure playground. What makes us unique? Agroventures is home to the worlds ONLY Shweeb, the fastest and only jet sprint experience in NZ. Swoop - Swing from 40m towards the earth at 130kmph, Rotorua Bungy - a 43m leap of faith and last but not least the Southern Hemispheres' only outdoor wind tunnel.

    +64 7 357 4747
    0800 949 888 (Free call - only within NZ)
    1335 Paradise Valley Road, Ngongotaha, PO Box 213, Rotorua, New Zealand
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    Silver Enviro Rating
  • AMAZEME - Paradise Valley

    Opened January 2010 at 1335 Paradise Valley Road. Amazeme is a fabulous new attraction to Rotorua. 1.4 kilometres of winding hedge lined pathways take you to the centre of the maze. You are bound to get lost and are guaranteed to have loads of fun finding your way.

    +64 7 357 5759
    1335 Paradise Valley Road, Ngongotaha Valley 3072, New Zealand

    The ultimate golf and baseball experience in the heart of Rotorua's vibrant Maori culture and natural beauty. Experience the thrill of hitting a home run. Automated pitching machines. Test your skill, it's fun and exhilarating for everyone - friends, family, school students, soft ball team members, team building. Knock it outta the park in our VERY addictive Baseball batting cages.

    +64 7 348 9126
    Queens Drive, Rotorua 3040, New Zealand

    The only golf driving range in the Rotorua area. We have a modern 21 bay all weather driving range, which is floodlit for night practice. The driving range faces out towards Lake Rotorua and stretches out 280m. Within the range are various targets to challenge both the novice and the accomplished player. Also miniputt, paintball and baseball ballpark batting.

    +64 7 348 9126
    Queens Drive, Rotorua 3040, New Zealand
  • BRIARS FOREST AND RIVERSIDE RIDE HORSE TREK - Paengaroa, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

    Get away from the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy an exhilarating horseback ride with Briar, through peaceful native forests, alongside beautiful rivers and across magnificent farm land. Situated south of Te Puke in the countryside at Paengaroa. It doesn't matter if you are a beginner, intermediate or experienced rider; these treks are guaranteed suitable and interesting for everyone!

    +64 7 533 2582
    +64 27 406 2477
    70 Partridge Lane, Paengaroa, Bay of Plenty, North Island, New Zealand
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  • BURIED VILLAGE - Rotorua

    Experience New Zealand’s most visited Archaeological Site where stories of the 1886 Tarawera Eruption come to life! Encounter the world-class Museum of Te Wairoa which exhibits excavated objects from the ruins; explore the site which once housed the people of Te Wairoa; hear unique stories from the tour guides and take the Waterfall Trail which showcases the stunning Wairere Falls.

    +64 7 362 8287
    Tarawera Road, RD 5, Rotorua, New Zealand
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    Silver Enviro Rating

    Enjoy the tranquillity of Lake Tarawera while relaxing aboard one of our four luxury charter vessels. Visit historic sights around the lake shore, fish for trophy sized trout or take a thrilling ride on our three-seater jet ski. Whatever your group size and budget Clearwater can arrange an excursion to suit your requirements.

    +64 7 345 6688
    +64 27 362 8590
    0508 CLEARWATER (Free call - only within NZ)
    The Landing, Tarawera Road, Lake Tarawera, Rotorua, New Zealand

    Cruise ship shore excursions and day tours to Rotorua, Hobbiton and Tauranga. Come with us on a day filled with stunning scenery, a little adventure and lots of fun as you learn about the uniqueness that is New Zealand.

    +64 7 571 2453
    +64 27 405 9310 or +64 21 274 1613
    2 Edgecumbe Road, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    Bronze Enviro Rating

    The four-star hotel is set amongst beautiful gardens and boasts a range of accommodation to suit every travellers needs. The hotel's three in-house restaurants and bars offer superb cuisine and a visit to Rotorua is not complete without experiencing the hotel's dynamic Maori Dinner & Culture Show. Distinction Rotorua offers the largest conference venue in Rotorua and FREE unlimited WiFi.

    +64 7 349 5200
    0800 654 789 (Free call - only within NZ)
    390 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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  • DRIFT KARTZ - Rotorua

    Experience the thrill of racing on our indoor track in one of our purpose built DRIFTING go-karts. With our special track surface and high horse power 400c motors you can feel the drifting sensation as you slide around the track. Come and see us and give it a go. It's not easy... if it was it wouldn't be fun.

    +64 7 345 6211
    10 Old Taupo Road, Mangakakahi, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand

    Econo Lodge Cleveland Motel is situated in three acres of spacious grounds on the main north highway, within walking distance to the centre of Rotorua. Featuring a 30-unit complex, all with full kitchens, two private heated genuine mineral pools along with a freshwater heated swimming pool, BBQ area and children's playground. An excellent accommodation holiday choice.

    +64 7 348 2041
    0800 112 244 (Free call - only within NZ)
    113 Lake Road, Koutu, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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    Stay at one of Rotorua's newest motor inns. 28 luxury suites. Central location for close to restaurants, golf course, racecourse, boutique conference facility and thermal attractions. Heated swimming pool. BBQ. Free Broadband Internet. Double spas in all suites. Air conditioning. Gymnasium. King-size beds. 50+ Digital Sky Channels. Relaxing spa treatments including Scrub and Mud Combo, Reiki Healing etc.

    +64 7 348 7788
    0800 204 088 (Free call - only within NZ)
    286 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
    Make a reservation or check room availability

    Set amongst three hectares of mature trees in a park-like setting, with a warm thermal stream meandering through the grounds. Closest holiday park to Orakei Korako, Waiotapu Wonderland, Mount Tarawera Crater Walk, Waimangu, Deerworld and Lake Rotomahana. Spacious two-bedroom motel chalets, tourist flats, backpackers cabins, hedge-rowed powered and tent sites.

    +64 7 333 8280
    4085 State Highway 5, RD2, Reporoa, Rotorua - Taupo, New Zealand

    Rotorua City Transfers. Anywhere to anywhere transfers including Auckland airport & city. Airport pick-up and drop-off. Fantastic value tours. A daily Rotorua to Wai-O-Tapu Tour including the Lady Knox Geyser. Private sightseeing tour to anywhere in New Zealand. So many places to visit - let Grumpy's help you decide - they know the best ones.

    +64 7 348 2229
    0800 GRUMPY / 0800 478 679 (Free call - only within NZ)

    Rotorua's spectacular geothermal reserve and mud spa complex. Legendary health-giving muds and sulphurous waters. Unique traditional Wai Ora Massage—a relaxing full body massage incorporating elements of Miri Miri (Maori massage technique). Mud facials utilising Hells Gate's unique 'Alite' Mud Spa product range—made from the natural muds of the geothermal reserve.

    +64 7 345 3151
    State Highway 30, Tikitere, Rotorua, New Zealand
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    Gold Enviro Rating
  • HINTERLAND TOURS - Cruise Tours, to Rotorua

    Our Cruise Ship Day Tours from Port of Tauranga take you on an amazing day of sight-seeing. Our friendly, knowledgeable drivers will meet & greet you before starting on your guided tour to Rotorua or one of our local Tauranga Tours. Hobbiton, set of The Lord of The Rings and the Hobbit Films can be included with Rotorua Highlights Tours.

    +64 7 575 8118
    +64 27 235 7714
    3151/7 Gravatt Rd, Papamoa Beach, Papamoa 3118, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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  • HOT WATER BEACH ECO TOUR - Lake Tarawera, Rotorua

    Visit New Zealand's best Hot Water Beach and a secluded, natural bush hot pool. Our fully enclosed launch takes you on a guided eco-tour across Lake Tarawera to discover the lake's amazing geothermal and rich Maori history. We'll make sure you have time to relax in the beautiful, natural geothermal pool surrounded by native New Zealand forest.

    +64 7 362 8080
    The Landing, Tarawera Road, Lake Tarawera 3076, New Zealand

    Kaitiaki Adventures - satisfaction for all whitewater enthusiasts, mixing adrenalin and culture. Raft the Kaituna River, plunge down the seven metre Tutea Falls or sledge with our amazing guides on the rivers surrounding Rotorua.

    +64 7 357 2236
    0800 338 736 (Free call - only within NZ)
    1135 Te Ngae Road, Tikitere 3074, New Zealand
  • LAKELAND QUEEN - Rotorua

    Modelled from Mississippi riverboats with the charm of yesteryear. Undeniably the most romantic way to experience the stunning 360˚ vistas of beautiful Lake Rotorua. Take in spectacular scenery, cruise past Rotorua's wildlife sanctuary, learn of the famous tribal lovestory. Take our Summer Deluxe Lunch Cruise (new menu) with your choice of a one-hour cruise or more leisurely two-hour cruise.

    +64 7 348 0265
    0800 LQCRUISE (0800 572 784) (Free call - only within NZ)
    Memorial Drive, Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand
    Qualmark Quality Rating   Endorsed
    Silver Enviro Rating
  • LOADED NZ - Tauranga / Rotorua

    Loaded NZ is New Zealand's largest shooting field and offers a thrilling range of activities from a stunning location in Pyes Pa, Tauranga. Located on a 15-acre farm with rolling pastures and impressive scenery, Loaded NZ is the ideal venue for an action packed day! Claybird shooting, simulated wing shooting, knife throwing, archery, golf.

    +64 7 543 0500
    1096 Taumata Road, Omanawa 3173, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

    A sacred place – a spiritual place. An evening with Mitai will give you an authentic introduction to Maori culture. Enjoy a traditional hangi meal. See warriors in traditional dress paddling a waka (ancient war canoe). Home of the sacred Rainbow Spring and glow worms. Five minutes from the CBD. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

    +64 7 343 9132
    0800 938 464 (Free call - only within NZ)
    196 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
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    Silver Enviro Rating

    10 acre Rail Heritage and Railway Theme Park in Ngongotaha, 5kms north of Rotorua. Miniature Railway rides with steam and diesel locomotives. Bouncy loco's, museum displays, operational model railway displays, and a hobby supply shop called Platform Three, all of which are enjoyed by young and old alike. We also offer to host birthday parties and other special event functions.

    +64 7 357 5484
    12 Taui Street, Ngongotaha, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • OFF ROAD NZ - Rotorua

    Established in 1992, we provide the best self-drive off road vehicle experiences of their type in New Zealand including 4WD Bush Safaris and Monster 4X4 Thrill Rides. The newest adventure is the opportunity to race one of our 390cc 4-stroke karts on New Zealand's newest and longest 1.2km outdoor circuit. Open everyday except Christmas day, wet or fine.

    +64 7 332 5748
    193 Amoore Road, RD 2, Rotorua, New Zealand
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