Tikitere Tourism

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Tikitere, also known as "Hell's Gate", is Rotorua's most active geothermal area on State Highway 30, between Lake Rotorua and Lake Rotoiti in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. It includes many geothermal features such as steaming lakes, mudpools, fumaroles, a mud volcano and the Kakahi Falls, the largest hot waterfall in the southern hemisphere. The area is operated under the name "Hells Gate", and offers self-guided and guided tours of the geothermal park, information about its history and Māori culture, and a mud spa.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Tikitere, New Zealand. Explore Tikitere travel guide before you plan your trip here. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Rotorua, New Zealand. Attractions in Rotorua include Wai-o-tapu Thermal Wonderland, Hobbiton Movie Set, Skyline Rotorua. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Tikitere*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tikitere

    Know the pollution level of Tikitere before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Tikitere: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tikitere for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tikitere.

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 30 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 20 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tikitere - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 78.13 (High)
    • Pollution Index 25.1 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.78 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 94.44 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.29 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 118.26 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tikitere

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tikitere

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.43 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.66 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 109.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.09 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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