Top Thermal Explorer Experiences

Rotorua
The Redwoods – Whakarewarewa Forest, Rotorua

By Graeme Murray

Auckland
Matakana, Auckland

By Todd Eyre

Lake Taupo
Mine Bay, Lake Taupo

By Alistair Guthrie

Lake Taupo
Hukafalls Jet, Lake Taupo, Lake Taupo

By Destination Lake Taupo

Hamilton - Waikato
Explorar Hobbiton, Hamilton - Waikato

By Alistair Guthrie

Rotorua
Relax in the Polynesian Spa, Rotorua

By Fraser Clements

Auckland
Encounter dolphins, Auckland

By Camilla Rutherford

Rotorua

Rotorua

ROTORUA Where nature's power meets Maori traditions.

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Highlights

  • Mountain Bike Rotorua Redwood Forest
  • Journey through the forest canopy
  • Soak in a thermal spa
Auckland

Auckland

AUCKLAND blending big city excitement & outdoor adventure.

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Highlights

  • Artisanal food
  • Award-winning wine
  • Browse stylish boutiques & galleries
Lake Taupo

Lake Taupo

LAKE TAUPO A fresh lakeland resort with energy to burn.

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Highlights

  • Discover Mine Bay Maori Rock Carvings
  • Visit the thundering Huka Falls
  • Walk the Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Lake Taupo

Lake Taupo

LAKE TAUPO A fresh lakeland resort with energy to burn.

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Highlights

  • Face off against the mighty Huka Falls
  • Soak in natural geothermal hot pools
  • Cruise to Mine Bay Maori rock carvings
Hamilton - Waikato

Hamilton - Waikato

HAMILTON - WAIKATO A rural heartland with unreal secrets.

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Highlights

  • Experience magical Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Explore Waitomo's underground wonders
  • Hit laidback Raglan for sun, sand & surf
Rotorua

Rotorua

ROTORUA Where nature's power meets Maori traditions.

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Highlights

  • Encounter dramatic volcanic activity
  • See rousing Maori cultural performance
  • Mountain bike through towering forests
Auckland

Auckland

AUCKLAND Blending big city excitement & outdoor adventure.

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Highlights

  • Find the Hauraki Gulf's hidden pleasures
  • Hike up a volcano for epic views
  • Taste the terroir on Waiheke Island

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This awesome journey from Auckland to Lake Taupo takes you through the heart of the North Island, which pulses with volcanic activity, Māori culture, Middle‑earth movie magic and much more.

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