Rotorua is a well known tourist centre for the North Island. There is a large variety of natural and cultural experiences on offer.
Driving around the outskirts of Rotorua you will find many natural geo-thermal sites in the form of geysers, hot mud pools and colourful lakes.
For those who love adventure there are many activities in the area, including the famous Gondola and Luge, quad biking, Zorb and numerous world class mountain biking trails.
You can see close up examples of traditional Maori culture, including wood carving, performances and the mouth watering hangi!
- MARILYN from TRAVERSE CITY US