Te Rā Guided Experience

Book Te Rā - our 90 minute guided experience


Rotorua’s top guided experience will take you on a journey you’ll never forget!


Discover one of New Zealand’s most magnificent geothermal wonderlands – featuring dramatic geysers, bubbling mud, and beautiful native bush.

For generations Te Puia has welcomed manuhiri (visitors) from all over the world to explore the magic hidden within Te Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley. All of our experiences are now fully guided to enrichen your visit to our historical geothermal valley.

  • Discover Te Puia’s history and lineage with a guided tour – each guide adds a personal touch to inspire and help visitors truly connect with the Te Puia experience.
  • Explore a 60-hectare landscape of native bush, geysers and mud pools, feel the natural power of Pōhutu Geyser– the largest geyser in the Southern Hemisphere!
  • Get up-close-and-personal with one of our national treasures in our brand new Kiwi Conservation Centre.
  • Visit the New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute and view demonstrations of wood, stone and bone carving as well as flax weaving.
  • Pikirangi Village and Rotowhio Marae gives you a glimpse into how Māori people lived prior to European settlement.
  • Browse a range of hand crafted taonga at  Āhua Gallery  created by our artists from the New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute.

Please note, our Te Rā Guided Experience and Te Rā + Haka includes access to our Kiwi Conservation Centre. This cannot be purchased separately.

Te Rā Adult
$ 75.00
Te Rā Child
$ 37.50

Operating Hours

Monday to Sunday, 9am – 4.30pm

Our last day tour is at 3pm


Te Rā Duration

Please allow 90 minutes for this experience

Bookings are essential


Daily Tour Times

Our first tour is at 9am and runs every 30 minutes throughout the day

*Excluding 11.30am


Pick up

This is unavailable for this experience

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