Te Pō Indigenous Experience

Book Te Pō - approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes


An evening of culture, kai and connection!


For generations Te Puia has welcomed manuhiri (visitors) from all over the world to explore the magic hidden within our historical geothermal valley…

The Te Pō  Indigenous Experience begins with our mouth-watering buffet at our world famous Pātaka Kai Restaurant, Bar and Cafe. With locally sourced cuisine and an authentic Māori twist in each dish, our buffet is guaranteed to be a favourite with your group.

Following this, you will be lead to view an exhilarating cultural performance which takes place in our beautifully carved meeting house, Te Aronui a Rua. It will include a Pōhiri (Traditional Māori Welcome), Waiata (Song), Mōteatea (traditional chant), Poi and Haka.

Afterwards, enter the geothermal valley on our waka (people moving vehicle) and discover one of New Zealand’s most magnificent geothermal wonderlands – featuring dramatic geysers, bubbling mud, and beautiful native bush. During this experience, you will be viewing the valley afterhours and resting with a hot chocolate upon our naturally heated rock-seating beneath the powerful Pōhutu Geyser.

This experience is approximately 2.5 hours long and suitable for all ages.

Must be booked in advance. Subject to availability and confirmation.

Te Pō Adult
$ 144.00
Te Pō Child
$ 93.50

Te Pō Duration

5.30pm to 8.15pm

Approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes


Te Pō - Meeting Point

Main entrance of Te Puia


Pick up from Rotorua CBD

After booking your ticket, please arrange this with your accommodation provider or Rotorua iSite

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