Departs 9:00am. Visit Kiwifruit Country and learn all about the kiwifruit industry before heading to Rotorua to take in the breathtaking sights of beautiful lakes, towering Redwoods, boiling mud pools and gushing geysers. Visit an authentic living Maori village and hear how they use the natural geothermal powers to do everyday chores. Hear the stories of their people and enjoy a moving cultural performance.
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Stop At: Rotorua, Rotorua, Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island
This tour starts with a drive through the suburb of Mount Maunganui with the iconic landmark mountain where you will hear the Maori legend of how Mauao got his name. See one of New Zealand’s most popular beaches "The Mount Main Beach" home of surfing, professional beach volleyball and surf lifesaving competitions. Listen to the history of the Bay of Plenty and how the first peoples to arrive here made this beautiful place their home.
Leaving Tauranga we head to Kiwifruit Country a working Kiwi fruit orchard, where you can taste the green and gold kiwifruit along with other fruit and juices. We explain the significance of the Kiwifruit industry to the region, hear about it's growing cycle and how this area grows the best Kiwifruit in the world.
Before entering Rotorua we stop at Okere Falls. Well known for its waterfalls and white water rafting and take a short walk through an example of our New Zealand forest.
In Rotorua we stop at Whakarewarewa, home of the famous Pohutu, and Prince of Wales Feathers Geysers and mud pools. Your Maori guide will take you on a guided tour of an authentic living Maori village. You will learn how the local Maori live amongst and use the natural geothermal resources in their daily lives, enjoy examples of Maori culture including the Haka.
Duration: 6 hours
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Service animals allowed
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Limited Mobility aid accessibility - please discuss with tour operator at time of booking.
- Infant seats available on request. Please discuss with tour operator at time of booking. (booster is on board at all times)
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Passengers must be able to embark/disembark with minimal assistance.
- Please advise if travelling with a stroller or mobility aids.
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- Most travelers can participate
- 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 11 travelers
- 11 seater modern, clean air conditioned minivan for your comfort and safety
- Live commentary on board
- Local driver/guide
- Kiwifruit tastings
- Port pickup and drop-off
- Bottled water
- Snacks - Free Locally made Kiwifruit Ice cream
- Food and drinks, unless specified
Returns to original departure point
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