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Te Puia Thermal Reserve in Rotorua: Shore Excursion from Tauranga

Discover and experience a truly special day of the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua witness erupting geysers, hot steam vents and bubbling mud pools from your cruise ship shore excursion from Tauranga. This valley has many stories just waiting to be shared with you. Learn about the Maori culture at the fascinating Te Puia Thermal Reserve, the magnificent Pohutu geyser, boiling mud pools, and the National carving and weaving school. Visit the kiwi bird encounter where you can see the elusive kiwi bird. Upon leaving Te Puia, we take in the highlights of what Rotorua has to offer.
The magnificent Rotorua museum building with its Tudor style design, the government gardens bursting with colour and fragrance, Rotorua lake front, Rachel's Pool and the Blue Baths,


7 hours


Mobile ticket

  • What's included :
    • Driver/Tour escort/host
    • Offical Maori guide included
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Entry/Admission - Te Puia
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Te Puia, Hemo Road, Rotorua New Zealand

    Erupting Geyser
    Hot Bubbling Mud
    Kiwi Bird Enclosure
    Geothermal Landscape with Steam rising all around
    Maori Arts & Crafts
    Maori Culture & History

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Kiwifruit Country, 316 State Highway 33, Te Puke, Paengaroa 3189, New Zealand

    Visit a working Kiwi Fruit Orchard
    Taste testing available
    Great Photo opportunity

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offeredPorts
    • Tauranga Port
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour provides a fully guided tour (at Te Puia) and includes entrance fee and transportation!
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by New Zealand Discovery Tours Limited

Activity ID: V-42230P40

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