3km night trail through Te Puia’s geothermal valley guided by torchlight under the stars.
Walking shoes needed and a medium level of fitness.
Ages: 8 years and older
Departs from Te Puia Carpark 2 opposite the Hemo Road roundabout.
Discover one of New Zealand’s most magnificent geothermal wonderlands – featuring dramatic geysers, bubbling mud and beautiful native bush. Until now, the magic hidden within Te Puia after hours has remained a secret that only Mother Nature has truly been exposed to. For the first time, the geothermal valley is revealed under night skies, providing a multi-sensory experience that can not be replicated anywhere else in the world. Hear the stories of the past and feel the beauty of Pōhutu in an interactive journey guided by light.
Ask about our locals rate for Rotorua residents that can be booked in person beforehand or on arrival with proof of address.
Meet with Te Puia hosts
Allow 90 minutes for this trail