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Nga Hau e Wha Marae Experience

He Tāngata - Experience Māori

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A cultural experience not to be missed in New Zealand. Newly opened in Christchurch, He Tangata will showcase you an authentic Maori experience.

You will be amazed by the Maori people, their culture, tradition and stories. At He Tangata, you are welcomed at the Ngā Hau e Whā Marae (meeting place of the four winds), the only official National Marae in New Zealand.

The 1 hour guided tour of Ngā Hau e Whā Marae Experience includes:
• A traditional Powhiri (welcoming ceremony)
• Theatre-styled perfomance about Maori ancestors and New Zealand history
• A sample of Kapa Haka show
• A light refreshment after the show
• Free pick-up and drop-off service from airport and city center upon request

More packages including lunch and dinner buffet with optional seafood feature are available for you to experience traditional Maori cuisine - Hāngi.

What You'll Get

Departure Date: Daily

Departure Time:

Morning section - 11:15 AM

Afternoon section - 17:00 PM

Check-in Time:

Morning section - 11:00 AM

Afternoon section - 16:45 PM

Transportation: Free shuttle service provided upon request.

Entry Fee:

Adult - $75, Child (5-15 yrs) - $38, Under 5 - Free

Student - $65 (Please contact Reception for more detail.) 
*Please present ticket or voucher at the Reception Office upon arrival for your entrance wristband.

Price includes:
• Entrance to the Marae
• One hour guided tour
• Experience of Powhiri, theatre-style performance, Kapa Haka show
• A light refreshment after show
• Pick-up and drop-off service upon request

Contact Details:

He Tangata Ltd.

Office number: 03 390 1579


Add: #250 Pages Road, Wainoni, Christchurch 8062

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All activities
  • Local guide
  • Light refreshments
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Lunch or Dinner
  • Hotel pick-up or drop-off unless checked specially with He Tangata Reception

1 hour 15 minutes

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the He Tāngata - Experience Māori in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.