Pricing and Conditions

Adult $25.00
(16 year(s) and under)
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Family & other discounts available.

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Entry is free for under 5s. Guided tour tickets also include a free entry to self explore after your tour.

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Step through the pest-proof gate into another world, where an ancient forest tower majestically above well-maintained walking tracks and the air is filled with birdsong. Explore the Sanctuary at your own pace or with an experienced guide who will help you spot the wildlife, including Kākā, takahē, tuatara, kiwi, tīeke and more. Relax in the clearing or take an optional walk up the 16-metre observation tower, offering a unique perspective from within the forest canopy.

Sanctuary Mountain is located in the heart of the Waikato, and as a not-for-profit, every visit helps make our conservation efforts possible. So come and share the mauri and mana of Maungatautari. You will come away enriched and enlightened by this spectacular environment.

Opening times

Business hours:
8:30am - 4:00pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year


99 Tari Road, Te Awamutu, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Approximately a 45 minute drive. No public transport available
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26km from Cambridge

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