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Rotorua is a an amazing little city, perfectly situated close to many great family attractions and activities. The city is filled with culture and geothermal wonders, surrounded by lakes and forests, less than an hour from the pristine New Zealand coastline. For this reason Rotorua is the ideal destination to Base your family’s summer getaway this year.
It can often be a bit confusing as to which activities are the best, so to ensure a memorable time during your stay in Rotorua you must check out these activities below. This will ensure you and the family get to see all the best parts of Rotorua and keep everyone happy at the same time.
Rotorua Canopy Tours
Rotorua Canopy Tours is a once in lifetime experience that you will never forget. The guided 3 hour eco adventure will take you through the evergreen native forests only minutes from Rotorua where you will discover nature from a completely unique perspective.
Consisting of 6 ziplines, 2 swing bridges and 10 treetop platforms you will safely travel through the canopy high above the ground with 2 professionally trained guides.
Rotorua Canopy Tours is the #1 ranked activity in the North Island on TripAdvisor and is a trip that the family will be talking about for years to come. Visit the Rotorua Canopy Tours website to learn more and save when booking your family pass online.
Rotorua Duck Tours
Rotorua Duck Tours is the most memorable way to experience Rotorua. See and learn about the sights of Rotorua and the outer Lakes District on board an authentic Amphibious WWII Landing Craft Tour. This unique activity is suitable for all ages and is fun for the whole family. Their Rotorua City & Lakes Tour is a great way to learn more about the city of Rotorua, while the Tarawera & Lakes Tour is perfect if you would like to see and learn more about the famous Mount Tarawera eruption. To learn more about this family fun activity and to purchase tickets online visit the Rotorua Duck Tours website.
Rotorua Golf Club
They say a family that plays together stays together. If you are lucky enough to be a family that plays golf you must visit the Rotorua Golf Club. This course is not only one of New Zealand’s leading golf courses but is also one of the most unique golf courses in the world. Situated in picturesque Whakarewarewa geothermal valley, the Rotorua Golf Course is filled with boiling mud pools, steam and thermal activity which create hazards unlike anywhere else.
Not to worry if the entire family is not keen on golfing, it is easy to keep everyone happy. The Rotorua Golf Club is so close to many Rotorua Hotels and Motels, and right next door to the Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and Te Puia.
Visitors are welcome, to find out more about this magnificent golf course visit the Rotorua Golf Club Website, where you can even book your tee time.