Rotorua has a wide range of activities perfect for families. If you are looking to experience all the best bits of Rotorua during your next family make sure you visit these top attractions!
Agroventures Adventure Park
The Agroventures Adventure Park is perfect for families with older children especially those that enjoy getting their adrenalin pumping and heart racing. There are fives activities at the park: The Agrojet sprint boat, the Swoop 40-metre-high swing, the Schweeb human powered monorail racing track, Freefall Xtreme skydiving simulator and Rotorua Bungy. Whether you do one activity or all five, you’ll have an extreme day the family will always remember.
Rotorua Duck Tours
Rotorua Duck Tours will take your family on an adventure around Rotorua and the surrounding Lakes District aboard their World War II Amphibious ‘Ducks’. Rotorua Duck Tours will showcase the highlights of the city centre before splashing down onto the region’s most beautiful lakes. During the tour your on-board tour guide, will provide some fascinating details and insights into the rich history and culture of the area. An unmissable educational and enjoyable sight seeing tour around Rotorua that is perfect for families of all ages and sizes and suitable in all weather conditions.
Whakarewarewa Thermal Village
Take a deeper dive into Maori culture at Whakarewarewa, a living Maori Village. Since the early 1800s, the people of Whakarewarea have been hosting and welcoming manuhiri (visitors) into their homes and backyards. While visiting the village you will witness first-hand the utilisation of the natural geothermal wonders for cooking, bathing and everyday living. In addition to the guided tour, the other must-do at Whakarewarewa is to see the twice daily cultural performance. After working up an appetite, the family can also round out your experience at Whakarewarewa with a traditional Hangi meal.
Jump on board a guided sightseeing tour of Rotorua and the lakes in our Amphibious Landing Crafts. Splashdown onto pristine lakes surrounded by beautiful native forests. The perfect introduction to Rotorua’s geothermal and Maori history!