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Best Things To Do in Rotorua, New Zealand
Must see places in Rotorua ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Rotorua and point of interests to visit.
# 1 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1677 times in trip plans
Address: 201 Waiotapu Loop Rd, Rotorua 3073, New Zealand
Waiotapu really looks like a wonderland, with vividly colored pools, changing landscapes, volcanic craters, steaming geysers and bubbling mud pools. One of the most colorful attractions in New Zealand...Read more
# 2 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1561 times in trip plans
Address: Hobbiton Movie Set Tours, 501 Buckland Rd, Hinuera, Matamata 3472, New Zealand
A delight to any fan of Lord of the Rings, this little tour is a perfect way to live the fantasy in real life. Parts of the movie were shot in this little piece of Kiwi farmland and the set stands tod...Read more
# 3 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1516 times in trip plans
Address: 185 Fairy Springs Rd, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
Skyline Rotorua is a park offering unique and unforgettable experiences. A visitor can sit in a gondola high up in the sky and take in the spectacular views of the city, Lake Rotorua and the surroundi...Read more
# 4 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1141 times in trip plans
Address: Te Puia, Hemo Rd, Rotorua, New Zealand
Home of the world famous Pohutu geyser, the Four Feathers geyser and Waikite geyser and many more the Te Puia has a lot more to explore. Like the geysers, bubbling mud pools abound in this region, wit...Read more
# 5 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1657 times in trip plans
Address: 1220 Hinemaru St, Rotorua city, Rotorua 3040, New Zealand
A step into this village is akin to stepping back in time - when the Maoris dominated the region and flourished with the wildlife. With traditional performances, feasts and ceremonies celebrated by th...Read more
# 6 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 642 times in trip plans
Address: 39 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves, New Zealand
Watch as hundreds of little glowworms emit their bluish glow on the roof of these caves as your guide takes you through the fascinating history of the region. Resembling a night sky, these little crea...Read more
# 7 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1210 times in trip plans
Address: Lakeside, Hinemoa St, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Spend a day of relaxation and de-stressing in this world renowned spa and one of the first of Rotorua’s many tourist attractions. Attracting travelers since ages for the healing and rejuvenating...Read more
# 8 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 1300 times in trip plans
Address: 192 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
Visitors get to see the curious little Kiwis playing around at this park. Also of interest are the Tuatara - a creature from the times of the dinosaurs besides trouts, long finned eels, brookchar and ...Read more
# 9 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 999 times in trip plans
Address: 587 Waimangu Road off SH5 (main Rotorua – Taupo highway), Rotorua, New Zealand
A must see attraction when visiting Rotorua, the Waimangu Voclacanic Valley is said to be the youngest geothermal system. Many highly rated and internationally acclaimed geothermal features such as th...Read more
# 10 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 672 times in trip plans
Address: 17 Tryon Street, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua Central, Rotorua, 3010, New Zealand
Whakarewarewa is a living Maori village situated in a geothermal active zone. A visitor here can experience both - the geothermal wonders of New Zealand and an intimate look at the lives, culture and ...Read more
# 11 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 364 times in trip plans
Address: 467 Paradise Valley Rd, Ngongotaha Valley 3072, New Zealand
Located just 10 minutes drive away from Rotorua, this park combines the experience of a petting farm and excitement of visiting a zoo. Stocked with native as well as exotic wildlife, you can get close...Read more
# 12 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 196 times in trip plans
Address: Orakei Korako, 494 Orakei korako Road, Reporoa 3083, New Zealand
One of New Zealand's many wonders, the Ruatapo Cave is one of only two caves in the world located in an active geothermal zone. It extends to over 40 ft., with a vertical drop of 23 ft. and ends in a ...Read more
# 13 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 184 times in trip plans
Address: Orakei Korako, 494 Orakeikorako Road, Reporoa 3083, New Zealand
A geothermal park with the amazing Ruatapu cave, hot water geysers, bubbling mud pools, glistening silica terraces and steam snaking out of the hills. Once called 'The Hidden Valley', the vivid colors...Read more
# 14 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 208 times in trip plans
Address: 1180 Tarawera Rd, Rotorua 3076, New Zealand
Tei Waiora, once settled by Europeans and Maoris was destroyed by the eruption of Mt Tarawera, taking with it the lives of over 120 people. It also obliterated the pink and white terraces – marb...Read more
# 15 of 139 Things To Do in Rotorua | Added 245 times in trip plans
Address: 141 Western Rd, Ngongotaha 3010, New Zealand
An amazing experience for people from all walks of life, The Agrodome gives you a glimpse of life on a typical Kiwi farm. An award winning show encompassing sheep shearing, cow milking and sheep dogs ...Read more
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Save 4%Shore Excursion: Rotorua City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Tauranga15 Reviews
Duration: 7 Hrs
Discover the amazing city of Rotorua at your own pace on the Hop-On Hop-Off Explorer Bus. Travelling with the best team in th...
Save 7%Rotorua Maori Hangi Dinner and Performance349 Reviews
Duration: 3 Hrs 30 Mins
Complete your adventure through Rotorua with a traditional Maori "hangi" feast. You'll travel by coach to Tamaki Maori Villag...
Save 4%Small-Group Hobbiton Evening Banquet Tour from RotoruaNew on TripHobo
Duration: 6 Hrs
This is a small group tour!Pick-up and drop off from your Hotel/accommodationinc Airbnb.Banquet feast fit for a Hobbit.Compli...
Save 4%Waitomo Day Trip with Option to Add Hobbiton from Rotorua7 Reviews
Full day tours from Rotorua to the Famous Waitomo Caves. The Waitomo Glowworm Caves are one of New Zealand's oldest and most ...