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Mt. Tarawera

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Address: | Tr, Rotorua, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 7 349 3714
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Mt Tarawera Volcanic Guided Hike Experience
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Mt Tarawera Helicopter Tour with Volcano Landing
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Mt. Tarawera Volcano Scenic Floatplane Tour from Rotorua

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A must see!

I'm a NZ resident and am astounded by the sheer beauty of places right in our own country such as this one! This is just breathtaking! I have been to lots of lovely places around... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
darrenmasters2016
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'm a NZ resident and am astounded by the sheer beauty of places right in our own country such as this one! This is just breathtaking! I have been to lots of lovely places around the world and this is probably the closest to reminding me of the sheer beauty found in Canada. Won't go into too much detail you... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great views at night! Absolutely wonderful place to go an explore. The history of this place merged with the beauty of Rotorua and the surrounding areas are second to none.

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Thank Doug M
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to climb Mount Tarawera on a perfectly crisp and clear winter’s morning. Together with our guide from Kaitiaki Adventures, we were the only ones on the mountain and the stillness of the place only added to the atmosphere. The thing about Mount Tarawera is that it takes you by surprise, and no words can do it... More 

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Thank OutThere-Kiwi
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

History come to life when you visit this place, and you literally get soaked in the atmosphere. Highly Recommended if you can find a place to stay near here.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Don't miss a chance to see the 360 degree views! absolutely stunning on a clear day! The team at Volcanic Air are knowledgeable and friendly. A must do for the region.

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Grafton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

For the nature lovers, just beautiful scenery so crisp and clear air a must if you love nature and all that it has too offer.

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Thank Lynda B
Rotorua, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

take the shuttle to get to a high level. won't need walk too long. the wind was so strong in the summit so we didn't get a chance to reach the summit. and a bit hard to stand still with the wind, quite fun in a way. walking into the crater to see the different rock layers, plants and how... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

We went up that hill it was a realy long and exausting walk, and you should be in good condition but the few is nice

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Thank Christian S
Rotorua NZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is a magnificent chunk of raw New Zealand history. The Mountain that blew its top! Also walk around the lake - beautiful and peaceful - now. and take in the Buried Village.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

What an amazing place. If I think of the word Paradise, I think of Lake Tarwera. the history of the place is amazing too

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