Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua New ZealandThe geothermal phenomena and the Maori culture made Rotorua New Zealand a major tourist spot. Here one can find a variety of geothermal features that include the Pohutu Geyser which is about 30m tall erupting many times daily, the lakes of the volcanic crater, the mud pools that keep on bubbling, the fumaroles and the white and pink terraces. The Geyser and the mud pools are located in the Wakharewarewa Valley in Te Puia. The Waimangu Volcanic Valley as well the mud baths in Hells Gate and the Champagne Pool as well as the colorful waters of Wai-O- Tapu Thermal Wonderland are the other attractions in Rotorua New Zealand. The Pohutu geyser erupts even 20 times a day and the eruption may go as high as 30m. New Zealand tourism originated in Rotorua and the white and pink terraces were considered as one of the natural wonders of the world.

Lake Rotorua and the Hanumurana Springs

Hanumurana SpringsThe bubbling mud pools and the awe-inspiring forests and lakes make Rotorua New Zealand a place of unique natural beauty. Rotorua is also known for its geysers, streams with crystal-clear water and the mountain biking trails. The visitors get a clear picture of the Maori culture when they visit the Maori village Ohinemutu which is on the edge of Lake Rotorua. The Wakharewarewa Forest is very close to Rotorua and this is the favorite destination of hikers and mountain bikers. The hikers enjoy the panoramic view of the lakes from above the canopy. The Hanumurana Springs are the deepest natural springs here. The colorful waters of Hanumurana Springs have shades of blue, green and turquoise and these waters directly flow into Lake Rotorua.

 

 

Rotorua Luge – the longest skyline luge track

Rotorua lugeThose who visit Rotorua New Zealand cannot miss the fun and adventure of the Rotorua Luge. This is an exciting outdoor activity for the entire family since it is very simple and people of all age groups can participate. The Rotorua Luge consists of three luge trails. The visitors can get from top of the hill to bottom by taking one of the trails. The journey involves many twists and turns and during the journey one can enjoy the scenic beauty of the Redwood Forest. Once they reach the bottom they can ride up to the top on the same trail. The riders can use the steering and the brakes to control the speed and the direction.

 

A world-class tourist spot

rotorua-new-zealand-sight-seeingRotorua New Zealand offers a variety of attractions and thrilling activities to the tourists. This tourist spot offers the visitors relaxation, sight-seeing, fun and adventure. The natural beauty of Rotorua New Zealand is well maintained and here the visitors are assured of world-class tourism facilities. The lakes, rivers and forests facilitate various outdoor activities throughout the year. The mountain biking and the water-based events are the most exciting activities for the visitors. Also, there is no dearth of family-friendly activities in Rotorua New Zealand. The visitors opt for various soft and simple adventures, cultural activities and wildlife encounters also.

A lot of options for accommodation

Rotorua accommodationRotorua accommodation offers the tourists a variety of options for their stay in Rotorua New Zealand during their visit. The varieties of Rotorua accommodation include low-priced hotels, well-maintained motels, luxury lodges, rental apartments and bed and breakfast options. The apartments in Rotorua New Zealand provide options for short as well as long stay. Whether the visitor requires a lakeside accommodation or a cottage in the countryside or a hotel room in the heart of the city or a motel with all facilities, Rotorua accommodation provides all types of holiday homes for the visitors.