Rotorua Travel Secrets Blog

During this period of uncertainty, some local attractions, businesses, hotels and motels may be closed or have limited hours. Please check with the operator when booking. For those of you who cannot visit New Zealand due to border closures, enjoy a virtual visit to Rotorua. Hopefully we get to see you in person real soon. Stay healthy and take care! —Karen

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Mokoia Island Tours

Mokoia Island Tours come with a twist. Not only informative, they include a hair-raising ride on a V8 jet boat with Katoa Lake Rotorua.

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Katoa Jet Boat Rides, Parasailing, and Tours in Rotorua

Katoa Jet offers high octane fun be it hair-whipping jet boating, birds-eye view parasailing or entertaining tours to Mokoia Island or Manupirua Hot Springs.

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Get Your Game on Zorbing In Rotorua, New Zealand

Zorbing in Rotorua is fun for all ages. Find out how it works, and why vanity has to be left at home.

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A Rotorua Canopy Tours Eco Adventure

Rotorua Canopy Tours is a perfect blend of ziplines, swing bridges, conservation & a native forest. Scared of heights? Feel the fear and do it anyway.

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Undercover At Motion Entertainment Rotorua

Get to know Motion Entertainment, Rotorua’s mega undercover fun park. The games & activities, pricing, food and more.

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Amokura Glass, Rotorua

Visit Amokura Glass to watch live demonstrations of glass blowing and to learn more about this ancient art.

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Katoa Lake Rotorua

It’s no lie. Katoa Lake Rotorua (Previously Kawarau Jet) jetboating, parasailing and tours to Mokoia Island or Manupirua Hot Springs will make you laugh out loud.

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Sulphur Point, Rotorua - Another Cool Walk

Sulphur Point, Rotorua - This walkway takes in a man-made wetlands, wildlife sanctuary, and thermal areas throughout the Sulphur Flats.

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Velocity Valley Rotorua | A Playground for Thrillseekers

Visit Velocity Valley to experience all the action. Freefall Xtreme, Swoop, Bungy, Agrojet, Schweeb and Freestyle Airbag

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Surico Alpaca Farm Tour

Surico - Have fun and find out why alpaca appeal to so many on this 60-90min personalised tour of a working farm.

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Redwoods Treewalk

The Redwoods Treewalk, Rotorua, is a fun family activity that's affordable, easily accessible and kind to the trees.

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Popular Lake Tarawera Water Taxi & Eco Tours

Learn how Lake Tarawera Water Taxi & Eco Tours takes care of your transportation needs in addition to any Eco Tour you might be interested in.

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Top Ranking Tamaki Māori Village - Experience Our Culture For Yourself

Tamaki Māori Village, a special place to experience how Māori people once lived. Brought to you by the trailblazers who upended NZ tourism.

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BibleWorld Museum & DIscovery Centre

Bibleworld explores life in Biblical Times utilising scale models, artefacts, replicas and hands on fun activities. Suitable for all ages.

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Find A New Zealand Rental Car The Easy Way

Easily book a New Zealand rental car with the help of DriveNow & get back to the fun part of travel planning sooner.

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