3km night trail through Te Puia’s geothermal valley guided by torchlight under the stars. (90 minute duration).
Walking shoes needed and a medium level of fitness. Ponchos and umbrellas provided if there are showers.
Ages: 8 years and older (must be able to do a late night walk)
Departs from Te Puia Carpark 2 opposite the Hemo Road roundabout.
Rotorua resident rates available, must be purchased onsite or over the phone with proof of address supplied on arrival.
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.
Wednesday to Sunday, 8.45pm
Meet with Te Puia hosts
Allow 90 minutes for this trail