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Address: Ranolf Street and Lake Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 7 348 4199
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Keira's Park

A well tended park near the city centre. A great place to wander round if you have previously been to the more commercial attractions. Lots of close up geothermal activity... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Auckland Region, New Zealand

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421 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A free attraction in Rotorua, this park is well kept and in the center of the town. A walking path leads you around several ponds and puddles of sulfur mud, and hot pools some of which are very beautiful. Warning signs are posted around the wooden fences, so don't try to get closer. The smell of sulfur is strong at... More 

Thank travelsafer
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

and easy to find. near the hospital and aquatic centre and city centre. great weekend that is free and relaxing

Thank Daniel C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A well tended park near the city centre. A great place to wander round if you have previously been to the more commercial attractions. Lots of close up geothermal activity. Recommended.

Thank 930Syd
Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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102 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Gorgeous parkland with natural hot springs and our first sight of boiling mud. Springs fenced for safety. Ideal introduction for children to the springs. Free!! Stunning gardens. Mineral springs foot paths, so hot!

Thank Cindy N
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39 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This park was a great free way to see the bubbling boiling mud and hot springs, and as hubby discovered putting his fingers in the water, it is hot!! You could see another section of the park that was most recently affected by thermal activity, it was taped off ready to be fenced. Well worth a look.

Thank Karen M
Manhattan Beach, California
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298 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying at the YHA for 5 days, we would take our 1 minute walk to this park toward the end of our fun day in Rotorua. Once, we even had our picnic in the park. After experiencing Te Puia, the section of fenced in thermal activity seemed babyish; I am not putting down this park, oooo noooo, but inside... More 

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Auckland, NZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a central park in Rotorua City featuring a range of thermal pools with a wide variety of eruptive states. Entry to this lovely, mainly green and wooded park, is free. Some sites are virtually dormant, emitting only an occasional whiff of sulphur laden steam, others are bubbling actively like overgrown porridge pots. Now and again a site explodes... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Years ago this park looked unattractive. We ignored it and always paid for ourselves, our overseas visitors and our own kids to experience Ohinemutu, Whaka, Waimangu or Wai O Tapu. But now we’re pensioners with less in the way of readies. So it was fantastic to spend an hour or so walking the “Green Corridor” through Kuirau Park, from Ranolf... More 

Thank mykazes
Queenstown, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free geothermal activity in the centre of Rotorua, what more can backpackers and travellers ask for? There are many warning signs, so do look out for these, but you can see boiling water and mudpools here.

Thank BennettsAdventures
Canberra, Australia
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303 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends from Papamoa recommended this Kuirau Park as a great place to stop on our way to Taupo. We entered the park where it looked like any municipal park & made our way to the steam. Wow! So many bubbling mud pools, steaming thermal pools, fizzing rock pools & other signs of thermal activities. We spent nearly an hour there... More 

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