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.