Headfirst Travel

Geothermal Wonders / Central

At Headfirst Travel, we get you to all the great spots! Our aim is to bring alive local legends for visitors while transporting them to exciting destinations and attractions. Discover one of our great Rotorua tours with Geyser Link or the Waitomo Wanderer.

We get you to all the great spots!
Our aim is to bring alive local legends for visitors while transporting them to exciting destinations and attractions.

Discover one of our great Rotorua tours with Geyser Link or the Waitomo Wanderer.

Geyser Link Trips & Passes
The Geyser Link operates a daily shuttle service departing from the Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre to the thermal wonders that Rotorua and the volcanic plateau are famous for.

Wai-O-Tapu Half Day Morning Trip
The most popular of all our trips – departs daily at 9am from all central Rotorua accommodation and the i-Site. Transfer to Wai-O-Tapu along the beautiful Thermal Highway with a stop at the well-known Lady Knox Geyser to see it explode into the air and entry into the park. Returns at either 12pm or 1.30pm.

Wai-O-Tapu Half Day Afternoon Trip
Departs daily at 1pm. Transfer along the beautiful Thermal Highway to Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland including entry. Does not include the Lady Knox Geyser.

Waimangu Half Day Trip
Departs daily at 9am from all central Rotorua accommodation. Transfer to Waimangu along the beautiful Thermal Highway. This is where the magnificent Pink and White Terraces once were before they were destroyed in an eruption.

Wai-O-Tapu and Waimangu Full Day Trip
The ultimate in Thermal Wonderland experiences. Departs daily at 9am from all central Rotorua accommodation. Enjoy a morning at Wai-O-Tapu including the Lady Knox Geyser followed by an afternoon at Waimangu.

Waimangu With Boat Cruise Full Day
Departs daily at 9am from all central Rotorua accommodation. Transfer to Waimangu along the beautiful Thermal Highway with a boat cruise on sparkling Lake Rotomahana, a lake with its own separate geothermal system.

Wai-O-Tapu and Hobbiton Movie Set Tour
Full Day tour. Departs daily at 9am from all central Rotorua accommodation. Spend the morning at Wai-O-Tapu including a visit to the Lady Knox Geyser followed by an afternoon Hobbiton Movie Set Tour. A great option for Lord of the Rings lovers worldwide.

Wai-O-Tapu and Whakarewarewa Thermal Village
Full Day Tour. Departs daily at 9am from all central Rotorua accommodation. After spending the morning at Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland you will be dropped off at Whakarewarewa for the afternoon.

Waitomo Wanderer Trips & Passes

Glow Worm Day Trip
Experience the majestic, original Glow Worm Cave by foot and boat on a 45 minute guided tour. Full day tour including entry to the Waitomo Glow Worm Caves.

Black Abyss Day Trip (Web Caving)
Blackwater Rafting Tour Waitomo. Day trip from Rotorua that includes the five hour Black Abyss trip operated by the Legendary Black Water Rafting Company.

Black Odyssey Day Trip (Dry Caving)
Day trip from Rotorua that includes the 4 hour Black Odyssey trip operated by the Legendary Black Water Rafting Company.

Black Labyrinth Day Trip
Day trip from Rotorua that includes the 3 hour Black Labyrinth trip operated by the Legendary Black Water Rafting Company.

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$30 - $365 NZD