You can see boiling lake and also smell sulphur from the ground. Take a walk in the morning is recommended.
About Lake Rotorua
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It really is a beautiful lake and has some great day walks, even going through some thermal areas. Loads of parks and picnic spots along the shore.
Beautiful walk around the lake with many breathtaking spots along the way. Must do on your visit to Rotorua. Doesn't cost anything but for sure will make you remember it.
wonderful tracks round sulpgur point heading out towards the airport - You don't need to spend any money going to the usual tourist traps to see thermal acivity - Just take a round walk following the trails towards the airport from the city its about...More
Did a big walk around the edge of the lake and it was really lovely. You get the see all the steam vents and bubbling mud along the way as well, plus all the birdlife. Good walking track, well maintained.
We spent the sunset by the Rotorua lake. The scenery was awesome though the temperature was quite low (at 1C). Highly recommend to spend some time by the lake.
The walk around Lake Rotorua is amazing. Not only is it free but you get to take in the unique birds, flora and fauna at the lake. Parts of the lake have geothermal activity, very unique. Highly recommended
There is just so much to do at this lake. My favourite activity is people watching as there are always tourists (and locals) here. It is always busy, even in the middle of winter with a storm rolling in (as you will see in my...More
Taking a walk around Lake Rotorua is amazing and this one is pretty underrated. I didn't think it would be so great but actually its amazing. It is close to major hotels and the eat street near the lake is awesome to grab so bite...More
Its a nice looking lake but laced with sulphur smell due to the geothermal area around the lake. It was my second visit to a geothermal area after Waitapu and was still amazed with this lake. Best way to explore the lake is to take...More