On a visit to Rotorua you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Rotorua. These places are what Rotorua is all about. These must see places in Rotorua will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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201 Waiotapu Loop Rd, Rotorua 3073, New Zealand
08:30 am - 05:00 pm
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, the area is best known for the flamboyantly colored Artist's Palette pool and the very dramatic Champagne Pool. The area also has the Lady Knox Geys...
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Hobbiton Movie Set Tours, 501 Buckland Rd, Hinuera, Matamata 3472, New Zealand
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 today as a treasured memoir – complete with hobbit holes, Party Tree, Green Dragon Hill, double arched bridges and the alluring gardens. Utterly en...
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Te Puia, Hemo Rd, Rotorua, New Zealand
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
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, with the mud sometimes as viscous as tar or thin like syrup. Visitors have the option to take a guided tour and listen to the fascinating stories and his...
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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 the entire village, this attraction is more than an experience you will remember for your entire life. Listen to the traditional Maori stories and songs...
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192 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
08:30 am - 10:30 pm
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 native birds like the Moa, Banded Rail, Tui, etc. But the biggest attraction here might be the Big Splash - a ride that will get your adrenalin and brain cells running.
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587 Waimangu Road off SH5 (main Rotorua – Taupo highway), Rotorua, New Zealand
08:30 am - 03:45 pm
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 the Inferno Crater Lake and the rather appropriately named Frying Pan Lake dot the valley. There are various trails for you to explore, with a free guid...
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185 Fairy Springs Rd, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
09:00 am - 11:30 pm
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 surroundings. Those looking for a rush can get their fix on the luge tracks or the zoom ziplines. Sky swing rides, mountain biking or a walk through the local ...
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39 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves, New Zealand
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 creatures are not the only attraction here, as the stalactites and stalagmites here have their own spooky beauty. The adventurers can also go black water ...
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Lakeside, Hinemoa St, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
08:00 am - 11:00 pm
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 properties of its water, the spa uses two types of naturally occurring mineral waters and offers a variety of massage therapies and services. Alterna...
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2/1164 Paradise Valley Rd, Ngongotaha Valley 3072, New Zealand
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Get to know the native birds of New Zealand at this center dedicated to conserving ‘Karearea’ a falcon treasured by the Maoris of New Zealand. A visit to do this little hidden gem, is a must on any to-do visit of animal lovers, as you get to know the birds up-close, learn about them and view a ‘Flying Displays’.