There has never been a better time to experience the magic of Te Puia as we share the stories that have shaped our land and culture for generations.
Te Puia, is home to the largest active geyser in the Southern Hemisphere, Pōhutu Geyser, as well as the New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute – training the next generation of artists from around the country.
Join one of our world famous guided experiences at 10.30am and 1.30pm, showcasing our geothermal valley, Māori culture and Kiwi Conservation Centre with five Kiwi in our state of the art enclosure.
Visit our stunning restaurant Pātaka Kai serving fresh coffee and lunch each day of operation as well as a mouth-watering buffet dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings. Sunday brunch and all day breakfast is also on offer.
Geyser By Night – Te Puia Light Trails is now open and reveals for the first time our geothermal valley under night skies, providing a multi-sensory experience in an interactive journey guided by light.
Te Puia is open Weds to Sun from 10am to 4pm and from 8.45pm for night tours.
Sunday Sessions at Pātaka Kai returns on Sunday, March 21st from 2.30pm to 5.30pm. Free live jazz entertainment on our restaurant balcony, overlooking Pōhutu geyser. Enjoy the soulful sounds of vocalist Rewa Ututaonga joined by keyboardist Ben Gilgen, with your favourite beverage and bar snacks. Sunday Sessions at Pātaka Kai will run every Sunday afternoon […]