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Rotorua Tourist Attractions & Activities

Perpetually prepared for imaginative ways to get your kicks and broaden your horizons you’re eager to discover a new locale from top to bottom. It’s not hard to fill an itinerary because Expedia Australia can hook you up with tons of things to do. Find and book your activities today and all you'll have left to do is pack your suitcase and prepare to have fun!

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    and you'll still have enough cash for a fancy hotel or luxurious dinner while you’re travelling. The activities in Rotorua are not only perfect for you but they won’t bust your budget. We have 94 things to do here and you can reserve them starting at just AU$18.
  • Rotorua is popular among adventurers similar to yourself. In fact a good percentage of travellers can't wait for the next holiday to the regionto check out local hot spots and participate in the best activities. The top things to do can get the attention of even well-versed travellers and one look at our list explains why. Our activities includes a wide range of entertainment and excitement. From unequalled ways to explore the best this area has to provide like a Hobbiton Film Set Tour to thrilling ways to discover what's below the water's surface like the Jet Boat & Manupirua Hot Springs Tour there are plenty of possibilities to choose from when you check out the activities on offer here at Expedia Australia.

You'll need a game plan to really get the most out of Rotorua especially when you long to pack in plenty of local cuisine and entertainment. And it's a no-brainer that you're itching to explore every avenue—you're excited to get out and have an adventure. You can't wait to scope out the top activities around and an exploration of historic city neighbourhoods is what you love best. Our activities are the best way to organise your trip. Book professionally guided tours on Expedia Australia and leave your map behind.


Where to stay in Rotorua

Lake Tarawera

Surrounded by picnic areas, camping spots and bushwalking trails, this scenic lake is a favourite holiday destination for New Zealanders.

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Lake Okareka

Despite its pretty views and charming, leafy walks, this picturesque lake manages to remain relatively crowd-free and peaceful.

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Okere Falls

Only 20 minutes from Rotorua CBD, there’s a little pocket of nature with water to wow at.


Plunge into some of the deepest freshwater springs in New Zealand or tour a stream on a stand-up paddleboard at this collection of natural waters.



At this interesting heritage village beside Lake Rotorua see a traditional Māori meeting house, including an unusual church, and experience modern-day Māori life.

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