Activities

Cultural Experience - Book online to receive 10% off

(Web pricing special: Adults usually $45, child $20 - excludes Family Pass)
Experience Māori culture, unique geothermal wonders, including Pōhutu Geyser, walking tracks and interactive opportunities. Maximise your visit through our hourly guided tour and our Māori cultural performance (half an hour).

We Provide

Wheel Chairs if required.

Please Bring

Camera and good walking shoes. If wet or cold bring an umbrella, warm jacket and or raincoat. In fine weather sun protection is important! (We have rain ponchos and umbrellas available for purchase from our Admissions team).

Duration

Stay for three hours, or stay all day – the choice is yours, noting we recommend a visit of at least three hours to maximise what we have to offer.

Season

Year Round

Other Information

TIMINGS
Our guided tours are at: 9.00am, 10.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.30pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm. These are all approximately 1 hour long.

CULTURAL PERFORMANCE TIMES
11.15am and 2.00pm (30 mins long) NB From 5/Nov until 22/April we have a third cultural performance at 12.30pm.

SUGGESTED ITINERARY
10.00am guided tour – followed by the 11.15am Cultural Performance
11.15am Cultural Performance - followed by the 12.00pm guided tour
(From 5/Nov/18 - 22/Apr/18) 12.30pm Cultural Performance then the 2.30pm guided tour
1.00pm guided tour – followed by the 2.00pm Cultural Performance
2.00pm Cultural Performance – followed by the 2.30pm guided tour

Cultural Experience Plus Corn - Book online to receive 10% off

(Web pricing special: Adults usually $47, child $22)
Along with all the elements included in our Cultural Experience package, enjoy a delicious sweet corn on the cob cooked in the bubbling geothermal waters of our largest mineral spring, Parekohuru ('murderous ripples'). Served with butter, salt and pepper.

We Provide

Wheel Chairs if required.

Please Bring

Camera and good walking shoes. If wet or cold bring an umbrella, warm jacket and or raincoat. In fine weather sun protection is important! (We have rain ponchos and umbrellas available for purchase from our Admissions team).

Restrictions

To collect your delicious corn:
(Winter - May until September): From our Cafe prior to 1.00pm.
(Summer - October until April): From our Corn Hut next to Parekohuru (our mineral pool) prior to 3.00pm

Duration

Stay for three hours, or stay all day – the choice is yours, noting we recommend a visit of at least three hours to maximise what we have to offer.

Season

Year Round

Other Information

TIMINGS
Our guided tours are at: 9.00am, 10.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.30pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm. These are all approximately 1 hour long.

CULTURAL PERFORMANCE TIMES
11.15am and 2.00pm (30 mins long) NB From 5/Nov until 22/April we have a third cultural performance at 12.30pm.

SUGGESTED ITINERARY
10.00am guided tour – followed by the 11.15am Cultural Performance
11.15am Cultural Performance - followed by the 12.00pm guided tour
(From 5/Nov/18 - 22/Apr/18) 12.30pm Cultural Performance then the 2.30pm guided tour
1.00pm guided tour – followed by the 2.00pm Cultural Performance
2.00pm Cultural Performance – followed by the 2.30pm guided tour

Geothermal Hangi Experience - Book online to receive 10% off

(Web pricing special: Adults usually $70, child $40)
Combine our Cultural Experience package with a delicious geothermal hangi meal and dessert. This feast includes chicken, beef, potato, kumara (sweet potato), bread stuffing, carrots, cabbage and gravy, with a hot spring cooked corn on the cob on the side. Dessert is our famous steam pudding, fruit salad, custard and cream. Tea, coffee and water is complimentary.

We Provide

Wheel Chairs if required.

Please Bring

Camera and good walking shoes. If wet or cold bring an umbrella, warm jacket and or raincoat. In fine weather sun protection is important! (We have rain ponchos and umbrellas available for purchase from our Admissions team).

Duration

Stay for three hours, or stay all day – the choice is yours, noting we recommend a visit of at least three hours to maximise what we have to offer.

Season

Year Round

Other Information

TIMINGS
Our guided tours are at: 9.00am, 10.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.30pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm. These are all approximately 1 hour long.

CULTURAL PERFORMANCE TIMES
11.15am and 2.00pm (30 mins long) NB From 5/Nov until 22/April we have a third cultural performance at 12.30pm.

SUGGESTED ITINERARY
10.00am guided tour – followed by the 11.15am Cultural Performance
11.15am Cultural Performance - followed by the 12.00pm guided tour
(From 5/Nov/18 - 22/Apr/18) 12.30pm Cultural Performance then the 2.30pm guided tour
1.00pm guided tour – followed by the 2.00pm Cultural Performance
2.00pm Cultural Performance – followed by the 2.30pm guided tour



Hangi Pie Experience - Book online to receive 10% off

(Web pricing special: Adults usually $60, child $30)
As well as including all the elements of the Cultural Experience package, our Hangi Pie Experience also includes a delicious feast comprising of our (world-famous) hangi pie which contains chicken, beef, vegetables, stuffing and gravy all wrapped in golden puff pastry, served with green salad and hot spring cooked corn on the cob on the side. Dessert is steam pudding, fruit salad, custard and cream, Tea, coffee and water is complimentary.

We Provide

Wheel Chairs if required.

Please Bring

Camera and good walking shoes. If wet or cold bring an umbrella, warm jacket and or raincoat. In fine weather sun protection is important! (We have rain ponchos and umbrellas available for purchase from our Admissions team).

Duration

Stay for three hours, or stay all day – the choice is yours, noting we recommend a visit of at least three hours to maximise what we have to offer.

Season

Year Round

Other Information

TIMINGS
Our guided tours are at: 9.00am, 10.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.30pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm. These are all approximately 1 hour long.

CULTURAL PERFORMANCE TIMES
11.15am and 2.00pm (30 mins long) NB From 5/Nov until 22/Apr we have a third cultural performance at 12.30pm.

SUGGESTED ITINERARY
10.00am guided tour – followed by the 11.15am Cultural Performance
11.15am Cultural Performance - followed by the 12.00pm guided tour
(From 5/Nov/18 - 22/Apr/18) 12.30pm Cultural Performance then the 2.30pm guided tour
1.00pm guided tour – followed by the 2.00pm Cultural Performance
2.00pm Cultural Performance – followed by the 2.30pm guided tour