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8.30am – 5.00pm
(last ticket sales are at 4:15pm) 
Closed Christmas Day
Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village Guided Tours

Guided Tours

For over 200 years the Tuhourangi/Ngati Wahiao tribe have welcomed visitors into their backyard.

Relive the history of our Maori village with stories from our tour guides who have lived here for more than five generations. Being an active community, your visit might even coincide with a community event.

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Cultural Performances

Immerse yourself in the Maori culture with our daily performances.

Be welcomed by the Karanga, tremble before the world famous Maori Haka, and experience harmonious songs that tell of Maori stories and legends.​

Twice daily at 11.15am and 2.00pm

What to expect

Hangi Experience

Complete your tour of Whakarewarewa with a traditional Maori Hangi meal unlike any other in New Zealand.

Being the only living geothermal Maori village, we are gifted with geothermal vents that are used to steam and cook the food whereas others use heated rocks in a dug out pit.

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