Things to Do

in Rotorua and surrounding suburbs

You’ll never run out of things to do in Rotorua


An incredible range of things to see and experience awaits you! Whether you’re after adventure, an eco-tour, a relaxing day at the spa, or want to explore our lakes, forests and geothermal areas or witness an authentic Māori cultural performance – we've got you covered. All of these and so many more activities and attractions are ready and waiting for you in Rotorua.

Discover Unique Landscapes

Rotorua is renown for it's geothermal activity, age old forests and pristine lakes and rivers. 

Explore our landscapes only found in Rotorua, NZ.

Relax & Unwind

Looking for some me time? you’re in luck!   

Rotorua has naturally heated hotpools, wellness retreats and luxury experiences.

Get Active

Push your senses to the limit!    Experience New Zealand’s number one cycling and mountain biking, 

geothermal track and trails and more activities like golf and fishing charters.

Experiences of a Lifetime

Enjoy a great story?  Why not be the story and experience the beauty of Rotorua from the sky or with guided tours.

Visitors' Stories

Do you love food like we do? Explore our visitors' stories on Instagram.

Local Stories

Get to know where the locals eat, drink and explore.

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Make your holiday planning easier AND save money! By pre-purchasing activities and accommodation here, you’ll lock in special, discounted rates, allowing you to do more and have more fun in Rotorua.  

Discover great deals here