Rotorua Attractions

Rotorua is a must do NZ experience. The city offers attractions and experiences for everyone including families, adventure seekers and those looking to relax and unwind. Immerse yourself in the geothermal wonderland where you can soak in natural hot springs, see the incredible geysers, volcanic activity & boiling mud pools. For the adventure lovers Rotorua offers epic world class mountain biking trails, rafting, bungy jumping, luging and zorbing. Rotorua is also a place of fascinating Maori culture where you can try a hangi feast – cooked in the steaming ground and take a tour of an authentic pre-European Māori village.


Agrodome – An exciting & informative insight into NZ agriculture, home to the multi-award winning Agrodome show.Visit webiste.
Buried Village – A place of exceptional beauty has been created around the fascinating remains of Te Wairoa a settlement buried by the eruption of Mount Tarawera on June 10 1886. Visit website

Hells Gate –Hells Gate geothermal attraction offers a unique geothermal mud experience. Take a tour through the park which features boiling mud pools, hot water lakes, sulphur crystals and deposits. If you prefer, utilise the geothermal mud baths and take a soak or treat yourself to a massage or facial. Visit Website.

Hobbiton – Experience the magic of Hobbiton, a must see while in New Zealand. Located in Matamata approx. 1 hour from Rotorua. Visit Website.

Mitai Maori Village – Mitai Maori Village offers an authentic introduction to Maori culture. Be captivated by the cultural performance & see a traditional hangi meal being cooked in the geothermal waters. Visit Website.


OGO – Rotorua is the only location in New Zealand where you can experience this amazing activity. Dive into a giant inflatable ball and roll down Mt Ngongataha, it will be one of the most exhilarating activities you will experience in Rotorua! Visit Website.


Paradise Valley Springs – Wildlife park with trout pools, treetop walkway, friendly farm animals, native New Zealand birds & Lion park with lion feeding 2:30pm every day. Visit Website.

Planet Bike – Bike hire & mountain bike tours on site at Whakarewarewa Forest where all the best trails start. Hire mountain bikes for a few hours or all day! Without a doubt one of the best ways to explore Rotorua. Visit Website.


Polynesian Spa – One of New Zealand’s leading international day spas, providing a geothermal spa experience on the shores of Lake Rotorua & indulgent spa therapies. Visit website.


Rainbow Springs Nature Park- Take the family along to Rainbow Springs and discover native New Zealand wildlife including the Kiwi, bird shows, close up encounters of trout, reptiles and of course a ride on the Big Splash! Visit Website.


The Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest and Redwoods Treewalk– Just minutes from the city centre is a spectacular forest playground with Towering Redwoods line the road leading to the Whakarewarewa Forest. Try the mountain biking trails or the Redwoods Treewalk high up on the tree platforms and bridges among the 115 year old giants.


River Rats – Experience the thrill of rafting the exciting grade 5 Kaituna River including the 7 metre drop of Tutea waterfalls or take more scenic experience through grade 2 rapids. River Rats New Zealand experiences will leave you wanting to go again and again. Visit Website.


Rotorua Canopy Tours – New Zealand’s only native forest zipline, the ultimate eco-tourism adventure. A magical three-hour journey 22 metres above the forest floor. Visit Website.


Rotorua Golf Club – Arikikapakapa –  Play a round of golf at one of New Zealand’s leading golf courses and experience the unique geothermal setting. The Arikikapakapa course has a number of bubbling mud pools to navigate around which make it such a special course. Visitors are given a warm welcome. Visit website.


Skyline Rotorua – Ride the Gondola to this all age, all weather fun park environment. Luge, Sky Swing, Skyvue 4D motion theatre, Jelly Bean store, souvenir shop and more. Visit website


Te Puia – Te Puia is home to the New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Insitute and the world famous Pohutu geyser. Visit website.


Velocity Valley – previously Agroventures Adventure Park is Rotorua’s home of speed and adrenaline. Here you will find some of the world’s most exciting and unique activities all in the one place. Try one or all the rides including, the Agrojet, Rotorua Bungy, Freefall Extreme, Shweeb Racer, The Swoop or try out your mountain biking jumps on the Freestyle airbag. Visit Website.


Volcanic Hills – Wine tasting at the top of the Skyline Gondola. Drop in & do a tasting or relax with a glass of wine, something to eat & soak up the view. Visit website.



Call us on 07 346 3140

Check-in time: 2.00pm
Check-out time: 10.00am

Reception opening hours:
8.00am - 8.30pm Summer / 8.30am - 7.00pm Winter (subject to change)

Shortened office hours on Christmas Day and New Years Day: 9.00 am-5.00pm

Any arrivals outside of this time can follow the late check-in procedure or call the outside of office hours number for assistance.


Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park
463 Old Taupo Road (South End) Rotorua
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