An awesome tour of 2 world-famous geothermal attractions
From Tauranga Port
Wai-O-Tapu: We visit this surreal steaming geothermal wonderland. See naturally coloured hot pools, boiling mud pools, massive craters, a volcanic phenomeon
At ‘Te Puia’ see and experience ‘Pohutu’ geyser the largest active geyser in the Southern Hemisphere in action rumbling away as it erupts boiling water and steam up to 100 feet. An awesome sight. See boiling mud pools, hot water pools, steam vents, a steaming volcanic landscape.
Private Tour Price | NZ$792 | excludes entry fees
(NZ$99 per person, based on 8 people & 7-hour tour)
Total entry fees | adult $103 .50 | child 5 -15 yrs $39 | I arrange all bookings and entry times
Wai-O-Tapu Geothermal Wonderland is New Zealand’s most colorful and diverse geothermal attraction, visitors are self-guided following demarcated tracks through a stunning variety of volcanic phenomena. You’ll see fantastic naturally colored hot and cold pools, the world famous Champagne Pool, massive craters & New Zealand’s largest boiling mud pool; Wai-O-Tapu was formed out of volcanic activity, thousands of years in the making.
At ‘Te Puia’ heartland of Rotorua’s geothermal activity & Maori culture see and experience ‘Pohutu’ geyser the largest active geyser in the Southern Hemisphere in action rumbling away as it erupts boiling water and steam up to 100 feet. An awesome sight. See boiling mud pools, hot water pools, steam vents, a steaming volcanic landscape.
Then its show time with the awesome Rotorua Maori cultural group as they perform their traditional dances and the fearsome haka. See the elusive nocturnal Kiwi bird. An awesome two hours with New Zealand’s indigenous people and a surreal volcanic wonderland experience.
On this tour you will see Mount Maunganui surf beach, voted NZ’s best Beach, fruit tasting at Kiwifruit Country orchard, (3 Billion dollars horticultural industry in the region) take in the lakes district, beautiful farmland, native bush, pine plantations Rotorua’s Lakefront and highlights, pristine Government Gardens, New Zealand’s hinterland at its best. A wonderful tour and great memories of New Zealand holiday.