Whakarewarewa Thermal Village Tours
Whakarewarewa Thermal Village Tours
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7 Days per Week
 
8.30am – 5.00pm
(last ticket sales are at 4:15pm)
Closed Christmas Day

Tarawera Legacy

A compelling cultural tour that visits key locations around Rotorua with a focus on the journey from Mount Tarawera to the Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley. The tour price includes admission to all three locations, the Rotorua Museum, the Te Wairoa Buried Village & Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village.
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What To Expect On This Tour

  • Learn about the power of Mount Tarawera & the impact of the eruption at the Rotorua Museum 
  • See the iconic Te Wairoa Buried Village in all its haunting glory
  • Visit Whakarewarewa to see a real living Maori Village
  • This is a Self Drive Tour with the freedom to plan your own day. Contact us for a full escorted option

Follow The Path Of Our People

The locations on the Tarawera Legacy Tour have been specially chosen to showcase the history and culture of Rotorua and the Tuhourangi people. Learn of the violence of the1886 eruption of  Mount Tarawera at Rotorua Museum, explore the excavated site of Te Wairoa at the Buried Village and meet the descendants of the survivors of the eruption at Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village.

Please Note: Admission to all three locations is included.
 
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Tarawera Legacy Tour

Included In This Tour

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Rotorua Museum

Discover the great stories of the Rotorua region. The Rotorua museum is known for its innovative exhibits and strong cultural showcases.



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Buried Village

The haunting and fascinating village at Te Wairoa was buried in the 1886 Tarawera eruption. Visit the excavation & restored buildings.




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Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village

The stunning Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village is the centerpiece of our tour. A unique example of people living within the challenging Geothermal Valley of Te Whakarewarewa. Learn about Maori culture, the history and the people. 

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Tarawera Legacy

A compelling cultural tour that visits key locations around Rotorua with a focus on the journey from Mount Tarawera to the Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley. The tour price includes admission to all three locations, the Rotorua Museum, the Te Wairoa Buried Village & Whakarewarewa Living Maori Village.