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Things to do in Rotorua....

POLYNESIAN SPA

Polynesian Spa is New Zealand’s leading internationally acclaimed spa. Enjoy this unique lakefront thermal spa experience - offering a wonderful fusion of relaxing hot mineral spring bathing, spa therapies and picturesque views of Lake Rotorua. Discover why Polynesian Spa was voted a World Top Ten Spa in 2004-2007, 2009 & 2011 by the prestigious Conde Nast Traveller magazine. With 28 thermal pools, simply select one of four bathing areas - Deluxe Lake Spa, Adult Pools (with historic Priest Spa), Private Pools, or Family Spa. Indulge in an enticing array of sumptuous spa therapies at the Lake Spa Retreat (appointments essential).

https://www.polynesianspa.co.nz/

TE PUIA MAORI ARTS AND CRAFTS INSTITUTE

Experience the culture and history of Te Puia, the New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute. Set in a stunning geothermal location with steaming vents, boiling mud pools and spectacular geysers, Te Puia celebrates New Zealand’s Maori traditions. See a native kiwi bird, watch world-famous Pohutu Geyser vent plumes of steam and see the traditional skills of woodcarving and weaving. Upgrade to include the Te Puia cultural performance to watch the warlike haka dance and skilful stick game, and see Maori legends come to life in traditional dance and song.

https://tepuia.com/

ROTORUA GONDOLA WITH OPTIONAL LUGE

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.

 

 

https://www.skyline.co.nz/en/rotorua/

AGRODOME

In the heart of 350-acres of lush farmland, yet only 10 minutes from Rotorua city centre, you’ll find New Zealand’s Agrodome.  see our world-famous Farm Show starring a cast of talented animals… and you!


Visit the Farmyard Nursery, which is home to our cutest baby animals who are available for cuddles and photos all year round!   Experience the Farm Tour. During this guided tour, you'll get to hand-feed loads of friendly animals.

 

REDWOODS TREE WALK

A daytime discovery experience like no other, walk high amongst giant 118-year-old redwood trees and open your eyes to the natural beauty of our forest.  A peaceful haven for you to discover above the forest floor, surround yourself with gentle giants, native fauna and sweeping silver ferns.

The treewalk takes on average 40 minutes to complete.

 

 

https://treewalk.co.nz/

MITAI MAORI VILLAGE

Enter the world of Mitai, and learn about the history of this area which was once flourished in villages. See our fierce warriors in traditional dress paddle an ancient warrior canoe (waka) down the Wai-o-whiro stream.

The authentic hangi dinner includes a hot selection of succulent New Zealand meats and poultry, delicious vegetables and fresh salads, topped off with tempting dessert buffet style. Full bar facilities are available.

 

https://www.mitai.co.nz/