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The geysers of Te Whakarewarewa Valley

The geysers of Te Whakarewarewa Valley

According to Māori legend, geysers are a gift from the gods and Te Whakarewarewa Valley has the largest remaining concentration of geysers in New Zealand.

Pohutu Vista Boutique B&B

Pohutu Vista Boutique B&B

Welcome to Pohutu Vista. Our Boutique B&B overlooks the world famous Pohutu Geyser, with breathtaking views of the city of Rotorua. We have extensive knowledge of Rotorua and New Zealand and offer a memorable stay for our guests .

0508 Pohutu Lodge Motel

0508 Pohutu Lodge Motel

Pohutu Lodge is a family-orientated motel offering quiet and comfortable accommodation. We are located at the southern end of Rotorua in the famous Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley. Our units are spacious and with four different types, there is something for everyone.

Dormant geysers spring back into life

Dormant geysers spring back into life

For the second time in less than six months, a previously dormant geyser has bubbled back into life at Te Puia|New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute (NZMACI) in Rotorua’s Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley.

Pohaturoa Track

Pohaturoa Track

Requires a reasonable level of fitness and sturdy footwear. 2 hours and 7.5 km.

Tikitapu Trail Run

Tikitapu Trail Run

The Tikitapu Trail Run is part of the Tarawera Trail Marathon & 50km since November 2016. You can choose between running/walking 16 or 23km – both starting at Pohutu Geyser, Te Puia and finishing at one of New Zealand’s most spectacular locations – Lake Tikitapu (Blue Lake). Every finisher receives a beautiful wooden medal.

Geothermal

Geothermal

The faint scent of sulphur in the air and escaping curls of steam are the first hints of the district’s dramatic geothermal character. Rotorua’s array of geothermal features – volcanic crater lakes, spouting geysers, bubbling mud pools, hissing fumaroles and colourful sinter terraces – are sure to impress.   Day One Visit the mud pools and thermal foot baths at Kuirau Park, walk around this free attraction with the kids and stop off at the Kuirau Park Playgroun...

Midway Motel

Midway Motel

Midway Motel is just that - midway between Pohutu Geyser and the City Centre, across the road from Rydge's Hotel & Conference Centre. We accommodate families and groups within their budget.

Te Puia

Te Puia

Te Puia features 60 hectares of geothermal wonder just five minutes from Rotorua central city. We are home to the world famous Pohutu Geyser and the New Zealand Māori Arts & Crafts Institute.

Tarawera Trail Marathon & 50k

Tarawera Trail Marathon & 50k

This spectacular run and walk will start at Pohutu Geyser in the Whakarewarewa Thermal Field, Te Puia. From there, it’s ‘full steam ahead’ through Hemo Gorge and following Puarenga Stream into the heart of Whakarewarewa Forest. Following the hidden corners of Green Lake takes you to the views from the ridgetop on Woodstock Farm. Running past the sheep and back along the shores of Rotokakahi (Green Lake), it’s 15km along the new Tarawera Trail. With views of Lakes Ta...

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