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Our preferred excursion for those wanting to experience New Zealand culture and be treated to a little pampering.  This tour provides great insight into the Rotorua area, Maori culture and the natural healing of our mineral hot pools.  Included in this trip is the wonderful Te Puia Maori Villiage with Pohutu Geyser and the world famous Polynesian Spa. 
Polynesian Spa
Water Geyser - Pohutu Geyser
Te Puia Geyser and Blue Pool
Te Puia Whare - Meeting House
Mud Pool
Te Puia Warrior Carving
Kiwi Conservation Te Puia
Rotorua Museum

Adult  $289
Child  $239  (up to 15years of age)

Interested in a Private Tour?

Adventure and Cultural Tours Bay of Plenty can customize a tour just for you.  Are you celebrating a special event or on your Hunnymoon? Contact us today to discuss your private tour options

Private Tours from 1 to 19 passengers.


Adventure and Cultural Tours Bay of Plenty specialize in smaller tour groups with a maximum of 19 passengers in our custom built luxury coach.

Meeting you at the Port of Tauranga Cruise Ship departure gate; our friendly guide will be waiting for you with your name on our display board . Your journey will begin with a drive along Pilot Bay and proceed along the wonderful Mount Maunganui beach.  With an exceptional view of Mauao ‘The Mountain’ you will be given the opportunity to take some photo’s and hear some local facts along the way.

This trip is family friendly and suitable for all ages.  Capturing some truly delightful sights this is an ideal venture for those wanting to gain a broad appreciation and understanding of the area.

Generally starting from Mount Maunganui you will have the opportunity to visit a Kiwifruit Orchard on your journey to Rotorua.  Experience the unique country backdrop as we head inland to the 10th Largest Lake in New Zealand covering 80 square kilometers.  

Visiting Te Puia Maori Village you will walk through time and experience Maori life and learn some of their history.  Captivated by not only their story but also the picturesque surrounds they call their Rohe or territory.   When you step into the outdoor lounge instead of a TV you will be able to gaze upon 'Pohutu' the largest active geyser in the Southern Hemisphere.  Your experience does not end here as you will be treated to a traditional Maori Hungi for lunch.  

Your day just would not be complete without bathing in the healing Geothermal Water of Rotorua's Polynesian Spa.  Your tour includes entry to the Pavilion Pools or Family Pools for those travelling with under 12 year old's.


This tour generally consists of the following (dependent on daylight and cruise ship times):

  - Te Puia Maori Village
  - Maori Hangi 'Lunch' provided
  - See the iconic Kiwi bird native to New Zealand
  - Entry to the world famous Polynesian Spa 

  - Rotorua Government Gardens
  - Rotorua Lake Front

Tour Duration is approximately 7.5hrs to 8.0hrs

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