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Come with the Adventure Playground team on an amazing 4×4 self drive, off road tour. Our Rotorua 4×4 self drive tours are headed up by one of our experienced guides in a guide vehicle, who will host you for the duration of your off road experience. You will love these, nippy 2-seater 4×4 self drive vehicles! We start your ride with a full safety briefing, before giving you a spin around our training paddock to get used to your ‘wheels’ before we start exploring 100 year old forestry tracks  and native bush. We stop at various scenic lookouts during your tour so make sure you bring your camera to capture the moment. All safety gear is provided.
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Your 4x4 self drive buggy tour will take you along 100 year old forestry tracks and up to the very highest lookout in the whole of Rotorua.  You will be give a safety briefing prior to your tour departing and head into our training area for some laps to get used to driving this amazing buggy.  Your tour is led by one of our qualified guides and half way through you have the option to swap seats  to share the driving.  Safety helmets are provided and each driver must hold a valid drivers licence from their country of origin.  Amazing views with stops at designated lookouts along the way so don't forget to bring your phone to capture the moment.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Muddy great fun!

My wife and I did the shooting and the 4x4 Self drive buggy (1/2 hour). The conditions weren't great when we went but was still excellent fun. We had Jordan and Easy (Ehai?) as guides. They were excellent with there instructions for the 4x4 and...More

Thank AussieShane84
Adventure2710, Manager at Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you very much for your feedback and we are glad you felt the experiences shooting and 4x4 were great fun. We also note your comments regarding price, but we don't offer the 2 seater buggies as a one driver option as stated on...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018
4x4 Fun

We turned up thinking we would go horse riding and quickly changed our mind to the 4x4 Self Drive 2 seater...... So glad we did! Our tour guides Ihaia and Jordan were great and took some amazing photos of us. I have never done anything...More

Thank annE5369KH
Adventure2710, Manager at Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Thanks for your Fun review ! So glad you changed your minds and enjoyed your 4x4 experience with your kids. Hopefully one day you can actually go horse trekking too ! Thank you from the Team at Adventure Playground

Reviewed May 26, 2018

I have to be honest! I wasn't the biggest fan of driving the quad driving I did before. BUT this is absolutely so much better. It is easy and so quick :O Highly recommend! + The viewz you get are stunning!

Thank Demi G
Adventure2710, Manager at Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Hi Thank you for your Highly recommend review ! We are glad we managed to convert you from quads to our 4x4 buggies ! Hope to see you again sometime. Thank you from the Team at Adventure Playground Rotorua

Reviewed May 13, 2018
A Great Adventure in Rotorua

We (Mum, Dad, Son (12), Daughter (10)) had a great afternoon with the friendly and knowledgeable team at Adventure Playground NZ :) Lucky enough to have some light rain which made for an exciting time on the forest tracks. Highly recommended!!

Thank Clfford W
Adventure2710, Manager at Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Hi there Many thanks for your feedback You sound like it was a great family outing ! Hope you had a safe journey home. Thanks from The Team at Adventure Playground Rotorua

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Amazing experience!

Joe was a great guide, super friendly and loads of fun! We only had time for the 30-minute tour, but I wish we had done it for longer. I would definitely suggest checking this out if you're in Rotorua!More

Thank PGupta245
Adventure2710, Manager at Adventure Playground, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Hi there, We loved your review, and definitely make time for the hour tour if you visit New Zealand again ! Thank you for taking time to place your feedback and hope you had a safe journey home. Thank you from the Team at Adventure...More

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