We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rotorua - Outdoor Activities

Name
Ranked #1 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: River rafting & tubing
Visitor photos (26)
Ranked #2 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: River rafting & tubing
Owner description: With over 30 years safely rafting New Zealand Rivers we have an accumulated wealth of rafting knowledge and experience to... more » Owner description: With over 30 years safely rafting New Zealand Rivers we have an accumulated wealth of rafting knowledge and experience to share with you. Daily rafting options on the Wairoa, Kaituna, and Rangitaiki Rivers. Multi-day Wilderness river journeys on the Motu and Mohaka rivers. Choose from a unique range of experiences, wild whitewater to leisurely scenic floats. Combine with Helicopter and Mountainbiking. Raft with experienced Guides who take your safety seriously. « less
Map | Visitor photos (19)
Ranked #3 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Bike tours
Owner description: Planet Bike is a small, friendly company, based in the action packed centre of the North Island - Rotorua! We've been renting... more » Owner description: Planet Bike is a small, friendly company, based in the action packed centre of the North Island - Rotorua! We've been renting out mountain bikes for hire in the Redwoods for years. Our bike fleet comprises quality mountain bikes, 27 speed with alloy frame, disc brakes and front suspension. Professionally maintained. Full suspensions also available. « less
Map | Visitor photos (14)
Ranked #4 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Water sports
Visitor photos (42)
Ranked #5 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Water sports
Map | Visitor photos (33)
Ranked #6 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Eco tours
Owner description: Our ecotour at Lake Tarawera, Rotorua includes Hot Water Beach and the Natural Bush Hot Pool. You will experience its unique... more » Owner description: Our ecotour at Lake Tarawera, Rotorua includes Hot Water Beach and the Natural Bush Hot Pool. You will experience its unique geothermal wonders and relax in crystal clear warm water, under a canopy of unspoilt forest. Other tours take you to the Tarawera Falls, one of NZ's outstanding short walks or other popular walking tracks. All tours include commentary on the amazing local maori cultural, and volcanic history. All weather boat. We have regular summer summer services to Hot Water Beach Campsite. « less
Map | Visitor photos (54)
Book a Tour
$56* and up
Ranked #7 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Parasailing & paragliding
Owner description: If ever a tourism operator lived up to its catch-cry of speed, spins and adrenaline, it’s Kawarau Jet. You only have to look... more » Owner description: If ever a tourism operator lived up to its catch-cry of speed, spins and adrenaline, it’s Kawarau Jet. You only have to look at the smiling faces of passengers when they get off the big yellow boat to know they’ve had an awesome experience. With a wide range of exhilarating and inspiring activities to choose. Ourtrips range from 30 minutes of speed spins & adrenaline to 2 1/2 hours. Combined jet boating with the Manupirua Hot pools. This is only accessible by boat. No roads here. Great fun for all ages. Or try our Parasailing. We offer ten minute flights either tandem or solo. Sit back and enjoy the exhilaration of free flight and admire the great scenery, before returning to the flight deck for a smooth landing on our purpose built Parasailing boat. « less
Map | Visitor photos (34)
Ranked #8 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Bike tours
The official Whakarewarewa Redwood Forest Mountain Bike Hire and Tour company.
Map | Visitor photos (16)
Book a Tour
$52* and up
Ranked #9 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Duck tours
Owner description: Climb aboard our authentic World War II Amphibious landing crafts and see Rotorua by land and lake. Our tours are a great... more » Owner description: Climb aboard our authentic World War II Amphibious landing crafts and see Rotorua by land and lake. Our tours are a great introduction to Rotorua, its history, its people and the magnificent lakes region. View spectacular scenery. Tours depart up to 3 times daily. Join our 90min Rotorua City & Lakes Tour or 120 Min Tarawera & Lakes Tour. « less
Map | Visitor photos (34)
Ranked #10 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Map | Visitor photos (16)
Ranked #11 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: River rafting & tubing
Map | Visitor photos (30)
Ranked #12 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Nature & wildlife tours
Owner description: Based in Rotorua New Zealand, Nature Connections offers guided tours that includes the regions spectacular geothermal... more » Owner description: Based in Rotorua New Zealand, Nature Connections offers guided tours that includes the regions spectacular geothermal activity, stunning volcanic landscapes, scenic lakes, ancient rainforests and NZ native bird-life. « less
Visitor photos (10)
Ranked #13 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Eco tours
Owner description: Explore NZ's finest forest with us. Foris is a boutique eco-tourism company specialising easy, fun, educational nature... more » Owner description: Explore NZ's finest forest with us. Foris is a boutique eco-tourism company specialising easy, fun, educational nature experiences involving short walks in the spectacular Whirinaki Forest and gentle rafting on the beautiful Rangitaiki River. « less
Map | Visitor photos (12)
Ranked #14 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Welcome to "The Wall " Rotorua's Indoor Climbing facility. Looking for something different to do? Then come try indoor rock... more » Owner description: Welcome to "The Wall " Rotorua's Indoor Climbing facility. Looking for something different to do? Then come try indoor rock climbing. The Wall is open 7 days - rain, hail or shine and is located right in the centre of town. Our wall is almost 20m at the highest point. We have 56 different climbs, 28 lead climbs and 30 top ropes. We have a 17m caving ladder that the kids love (big kids too) « less
Map | Visitor photos (6)
Book a Tour
$52* and up
Ranked #15 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Hiking Trails
Map | Visitor photos (8)
Ranked #16 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Golf Courses; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: The Rotorua Golf Club is situated on the thermal Arikikapakapa reserve in Rotorua, New Zealand. Rotorua Golf Club consists of... more » Owner description: The Rotorua Golf Club is situated on the thermal Arikikapakapa reserve in Rotorua, New Zealand. Rotorua Golf Club consists of an 18 hole, par 70 course - 5,800 metres providing variety and challenge, with many holes played over and around both dormant and active thermal areas.There is a choice of four different tee placements and players of all levels will find enjoyment. « less
Map | Visitor photos (11)
Ranked #17 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Ranked #18 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Equestrian Trails
Map | Visitor photos (2)
Ranked #19 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Map | Visitor photos (8)
Ranked #20 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Golf Courses; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: FootGolf is a hybrid of soccer and golf where the players kick a soccer ball to a large 21" cup in the least amount of kicks.... more » Owner description: FootGolf is a hybrid of soccer and golf where the players kick a soccer ball to a large 21" cup in the least amount of kicks. The game is played on our 9 hole golf course and has 18 holes.This new sport is taking the world by storm with over 300 golf courses signing up for FootGolf.This activity is great for family fun and awesome for a group completion. Where golf meets soccer. « less
Map | Visitor photos (1)
Ranked #21 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Trails; Walking tours
Map | Visitor photos (17)
Ranked #22 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua
Category: Equestrian Trails
Owner description: The Farmhouse Rotorua is family owned horse trekking farm. We provide horse trekkings/private horse lessons/farm stays and... more » Owner description: The Farmhouse Rotorua is family owned horse trekking farm. We provide horse trekkings/private horse lessons/farm stays and B&B packages. We have Kiwi/Japanese/Taiwanese staff for welcoming the international guests as well as our local customers. Kids birthday party and Day visit for weekend/school holidays are also available. Please visit our website to find more details. « less
Map | Visitor photos (9)
Be the first to review this attraction
Category: Fishing charters & tours
Owner description: A truly Iconic New Zealand experience, Come and have fun trout fishing on Lake Rotorua, trolling on the Lakeland Princess can... more » Owner description: A truly Iconic New Zealand experience, Come and have fun trout fishing on Lake Rotorua, trolling on the Lakeland Princess can produce Rainbow & Brown trout with a sizable average that would make the most people satisfied with the days catch. Lake Rotorua has the largest wild population of trout than any other lake in the world per acre. « less
Map | Visitor photos (1)
Trusted travel advice about Rotorua