COMBO TOURS

When time is limited a number of half day tours can be programmed to cover most visitors’ requirements.

These tours include Scenic & Historical ; Thermal Encounters ; Thermal ,Cultural and Jet Boating Combos and Kiwi Wildlife Park with Taupo adventure. Plus the newest activity of a Self Drive Rail Cruisin followed by a visit to a Blueberry Orchard, cafe and shop.

SCENIC and HISTORICAL TOUR

This tour takes in the magnificent Redwood Forest where there is a Canopy Tree Walk available on request. A stop at the Lookout point between the Blue and Green Lakes, followed by Mount Tarawera Lookout and finally a guided stroll through The Buried Village , Museum and amazing waterfall. Highly recommended with many stories and legends.

THERMAL ENCOUNTERS

We leave Rotorua heading South on SH5, to our first stop at the world famous Wai o Tapu Wonderland (Sacred Water) with its amazing Champagne Pool , Devil’s Bath and NZ’s largest Mud Lake, followed by viewing the eruption of the Lady Knox Geyser. From here we proceed to the Waimangu Thermal Valley, the world’s newest geothermal  system , created by the 1886 Mt. Tararewa eruption..View the Frying Pan Lake, try out the Echo Crater, climb to the mysterious Inferno Crate and enjoy the descent to Lake Rotomahana, where you have the option of taking a Lake Cruise passing over the lost Pink and White Terraces.

EVERYBODY’S FAVOURITE

First we visit the Te Puia Thermal Reserve, viewing bubbling mud pools, view the mighty Pohutu and Prince of Wales Geysers followed by an insight into Maori Culture at the Carving and Weaving centre. This is followed by a visit to Rainbow Springs where we experience exquisite bush walks, bird aviary and natural springs abundant with Trout of all sizes and even view live Kiwis . Finally a visit to the world famous Agrodome Sheep and Dog show giving one an insight to New Zealand farm life.

Orakei Korako ( The Hidden Valley)

We leave Rotorua heading South on SH5 past the start of the Kaiangaroa Forest ( the largest Man planted forest in the Southern Hemisphere). Our first stop is at Rainbow Mountain to view the colourful Crater Lake.

From there we proceed on to view NZ’s largest boiling mud lake.. This is followed by a drive down to Orakei Korako, following for a short way along the Waikoto River ( NZ’s longest river at 425 Km, commencing at Lake Taupo and finishing south of Auckland).

At a Orakei Korako we take a short ferry trip and wonder through the thermal wonderland of silica terraces, unpredictable geysers and the Ruatapu Cave; before returning across the river and back to Rotorua

River Jet Combo Trips

Combine a thrilling adrenalin rush with the crew at River Jet with one of the following options.

  1. A visit to the wonderland of Wai o Tapu (Sacred Water), view the Lady Knox Geyser and NZ’s largest bubbling mud lake.
  2. A tour of the Lava Glass Factory. Honey Hive and view the mighty Huka Falls..

Then be dropped off at the Taupo “I” site or return to Rotorua

MAMAKU COMBO

Rotorua’s newest attraction.

Now for the first time you can experience rail like never before.

SELF- DRIVE RAIL CRUISERS . Imagine sitting in your own individual Rail Cruiser ( capacity 4 pax) with nothing ahead but the unobstructed curve of the rail stretching out into the distance. Travel at 20 km/hr. through the beautiful Dansey  Scenic Reserve with the scenery drifting by and the clickety clack of the rail beneath you. Stunning lake views and rolling farmland await; listen to the audio tour and discover a unique piece of New Zealand history.

Combine this with an optional visit to Mamaku  Blue just minutes away where, in season you can tour the beautiful blueberry orchard and its working followed by a visit to the mouth watering Blueberry Cafe and shop. To taste and sample some of the many delights on offer.

MANY OTHER LOCAL ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES

ROTORUA DUCK TOURS

DAILY DEPARTURES AM AND PM
PRICE FROM $ 68 – $ 85  PP

WAIKITE VALLEY THERMAL SPRINGS

Private Spa Pools  available
PRICE – TRANSFER AND ENTRANCE $ 80.00 PP

PARADISE VALLEY SPRINGS

DAILY TRANSFERS
PRICE $  60 PP INCL. ENTRANCE

WINGSPAN DISPLAY SHOW

DAILY DEPARTURES AT 2.00 PM
PRICE $ 65.00 PP