afternoon gaining an appreciation of New Zealand’s Maori culture with
visits to settlement sites and living villages. Visitors will learn about Maori
customs, traditions, history and protocols new and old, with a guided visit to
Te Puia, Rotorua's premier cultural centre.
The guided tour through Te Puia includes a visit to thewood carving school, art and
craft gallery, Rotowhio
display, kiwi houseand
finally Pohutu geyser.
Next we visit Rotorua’slakefront area
and Ohinemutu Point to learn more about Maori history and customs. A short
visit is made to Kuirau Park to view a recent eruption site, then the day
finishes with a visit to the pristine and tranquil lakes of our amazing
volcanic region, including views of Mount
Tarawera with explanation
and Maori history.
- Tour departs
1.00pm and returns at approximately 4:00pm.
- Pick up from
accommodation (central city)
- Tour costs include
entry to the Te Puia.