Wildlife Parks , Food and Drinks , Hot Springs , Nature , History and Culture
Te Puia is Rotorua's star attraction. Experience incredible earth forces, extraordinary and endangered species, Maori architectures, and cultural legacy.
About Contact Location
About Contact Location
event_available When to visit: march - august .
access_time Timing:
08:00 - 21:00 Everyday
hourglass_empty Duration: 3 hours
account_balance_wallet Entry Fee: NZ$ 125
info Tips: Tag along on a guided tour to know the cultural significance of the place
Te Puia spans 70 hectares within the historic Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley, on the edge of Rotorua. They are home to the world famous Pōhutu geyser, mud pools, hot springs and silica formations. You will also find the native Kiwi bird and the national schools of wood carving, weaving, stone and bone carving.
Daytime Tour:
Explore Te Whakarewarewa, a 60 hectare Geothermal Valley, showcasing the famous Rotorua mud pools and over 500 geothermal wonders, A Kiwi House & Viewing Enclosure featuring two iconic native New Zealand kiwi birds.,
Māori Art & History at Te Heketanga a Rangi, the entrance to Te Puia with 12 monumental carvings that represent celestial Māori guardians, a model Pre-European Maori Village and sacred Marae giving you a rare glimpse into how Māori people lived prior to European settlement and Taonga Gallery and Gift Shop.
Evening Tour:
Taste an exquisite Māori feast prepared in the traditional Hangi style. You will be treated to an entrée of New Zealand mussels, corn on the cob, traditional rewana bread and dips, and a local drink made from kawakawa extract and manuka honey.
The Hangi prepared meals are accompanied by flavoured meats, chicken, lamb, vegetables and salads. After dinner you will be invited to board the motorised waka (people mover) for a journey Through the Valley Under Lights. Be enthralled by Māori cultural performances, featuring traditional storytelling and entertainment.
Pricing
Day Tour:
ADULT: $54.00, CHILD*: $27.00
Evening Tour:
ADULT: $125.00, CHILD*: $62.50, FAMILY**: $337.50
Day + Evening Tour:
ADULT: $163.00, CHILD*: $81.50, FAMILY**: $440.00
*Child price is for children 5-15 years.
**Family pass is for 2 adults and 2-4 children.

Contact

10:10 PM Local Time

Location

New Zealand Bay Of Plenty 3010
City center: Rotorua
Nearest airport: Rotorua Regional Airport

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