We went to Waiotapu, 25 km from Rotorua (NZ $ 23 / person, a 3 km, 2 hours). Here there is a gymkhana between demonic craters of vapors and odors emanating of sulfur and other minerals. There are bubbles because of the CO2 levels. The
One of the top 3 visitor centers in the country, which honors Rotorua's main industry, Thermal tourism. Visit the Maori and tourism villages around Lake Taupo, the largest in New Zealand. You can make all sorts of bookings, use the
This is the most intense cultural experience and complete immersion into Maori history in New Zealand. Maori history is depicted from their arrival in New Zealand, with a reception in which you can see the warriors with their
Jade is the typical stone of New Zealand. Maori Aborigines have been using it to make jewelry for hundreds of years. There are many gift shops in New Zealand, but it is more interesting to visit the jade factory, where they are
Whakarewarewa is one of the most amazing little villages in New Zealand. Its name is derived from the language of the Maori, the aborigines of New Zealand. It is in the North Island, close the city of Rotorua and Lake Taupo. The most
A beautiful American redwood forest situated just 5 kilometers away from Rotorua. It is parallel to the river, and has several marked trails ranging from 15 minutes to several hours, where you can completely loose yourself in nature.
The Lady Knox is a geyser in Wai-o-Tapu, situated in the volcanic area of Taupo. It is named after Lady Constance Knox, the second daughter of Uchter Knox, Governor of New Zealand. Eruptions produce a water jet that reaches 20
This is a strange place, because it combines a mini amusement park with hanging aerodynamic bikes, floating air turbine, penduling, jetboat, and also a small zoo with animals such as buffalo and ostrich.