This Rotorua Tour is designed for shore excursions from Tauranga. Clients can be picked up from local accommodation (within the Tauranga/Mt Maunganui/Papamoa area) &/or from the Port of Tauranga. We visit the Te Puia Maori Cultural Center for a welcome concert and tour through its extensive thermal grounds. The tour also covers a variety of different scenery en route and visits Kiwifruit Country and the Government Gardens. Pick up times can be adjusted to fit with cruise-ship arrival times
What You'll Get
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Tauranga Tasting Tours, 14 Ridgemount Terrace Welcome Bay, Tauranga 3112 New Zealand
This is our home base. We travel to you to pick you up from your specified point
Stop At: Port of Tauranga Ltd, 2 Salisbury Avenue, Bay Of Plenty 3116, New Zealand
Our accredited agent driver/guide will meet you at the port gate & escort you to the vehicle in which you will be travelling. The driver/guide will have your name on a placard.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Te Puia, Hemo Road, Rotorua New Zealand
After proceeding to Te Puia, the Maori Cultural Centre, clients are given a personalised tour of the old pa site, through the thermal grounds (of boiling mud, geysers etc.) & shown the wood-carving school, flax-weaving & the kiwi bird. This is followed by a Maori Welcome onto the marae, before entering a meeting house for a performance by a Maori concert party.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Eat Street, 1107-1111 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010 New Zealand
On leaving Te Puia, we travel to Rotorua's CBD, where lunch is purchased (at client's cost) in Eat Street.. After lunch we travel along the lakefront, through the Government Gardens, stopping at the Rotorua Museum, the Historic Bath-house, to explain the background of this fine old building.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Kiwifruit Country, 316 State Highway 33, Paengaroa 3189 New Zealand
We return to Tauranga via a different route, which provides clients with the opportunity to view different scenery.
En route we stop at Kiwifruit Country where the kiwifruit industry is explained, from planting through to the beautiful edible fruit.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Mt Maunganui Main Beach, Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga New Zealand
To end the tour, we travel along our beautiful waterfront & beach, before returning to ship-side.
While travelling, your driver/guide for the tour will give a commentary explaining points of interest.,
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Quality transportation
- Local taxes
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Entry/Admission - Te Puia
- Personal expenses
Port of Tauranga Ltd, 2 Salisbury Avenue, Bay Of Plenty 3116, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up fro the Port of Tauranga, the Tauranga airport & local accommodation.
- Tauranga Airport, Tauranga New Zealand
The Port of Tauranga
On your Cruise ship's arrival &/or as arranged with those staying in local accommodation
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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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.