Are you travelling to Rotorua with a group? Whether it is a stag trip, girls weekend, a team bonding trip or a family holiday, Rotorua offers plenty of options for memorable group activities.
Rotorua Canopy Tours
If your group is looking for adventure then head out to Rotorua Canopy Tours. Two experienced guides will take your group on a three hour eco adventure high above the ground through a native New Zealand forest. Explore the forest canopy at heights up to 22 meters by way of zip lines, treetop platforms and swing bridges. In addition to the adrenalin rush, you will also get an insight into the conservation efforts to restore this ancient forest back to a pest-free state. Bookings are essential, Rotorua Canopy Tours have tours every day except Christmas Day.
Tamaki Maori Village
Take your group to experience an insight into traditional Maori culture at Tamaki Maori Village. The pre-European village is an interactive experience where you will explore the traditional custom of Maori. Your group will be directed in to the meeting house located in the heart of the village, where you will be treated to an intimate cultural performance, including the world famous haka (war dance). A traditional Hangi feast is then prepared and served in the Wharekai (dining hall) where your group can all share dinner together. Tamaki Maori Village operates every day (except Christmas Day) and includes transportation to and from the village from city center accommodation.
Rotorua Duck Tours
Hop aboard Rotorua Duck Tours amphibious sightseeing tour, which will take you on a journey around Rotorua. Being an amphibious tour means you will explore the area by road and then splashdown into some of Rotorua’s most scenic lakes. Rotorua Duck Tours is a unique, fun for the whole family, experience that will leave you with an insight into what makes Rotorua a truly special place. Rotorua Duck Tours run daily and all tours leave from the Rotorua CBD.
The Redwoods – Whakarewarewa Forest
Head out to the spectacular Redwoods forest, located just 5 minutes’ drive from the Rotorua CBD. Home to a network of established and well-maintained walking tracks include options ranging from 30 minute scenic walks through to full day hikes. You could even just visit the Redwoods as a spot for a group picnic lunch. Access to the Redwoods is free and the visitor centre, where you can obtain a map, is open daily from 8.30am – 5pm (excluding Christmas Day).