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Address: | Tr, Rotorua, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 7-349 3714
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$108.95*
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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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Absolutely Amazing

Headed to Tarawera with Kaitiaki adventures on Sunday and it was truly amazing... definitely up there with the Tongariro, and the views are some of the best I have seen in NZ... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Headed to Tarawera with Kaitiaki adventures on Sunday and it was truly amazing... definitely up there with the Tongariro, and the views are some of the best I have seen in NZ . Staff were amazing, so knowledgeable and helpful and made the trip even more enjoyable . Highly recommend travelling with Kaitiaki adventures for this one :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A great walk up and around a volcanic crater. A long rough ride and an arduous trek. Very interesting, well led by young people, some of Mouri decent. It is a tough hike after a rough ride in a 4wd bus. I am glad I did this but was not prepared for the journey or the hike. Best done with... More 

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Thank Andy B
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Beautiful..worth the time...just go..relax, enjoy, take photos....amazing spot ....quiet, peaceful thought provoking..glad we took the time

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Thank HunnyP0t
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

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 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

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 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

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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5 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles 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 bubbles 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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Rotorua, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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