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Interesting landscape

Took the kids (10 & 11 year old) here. It was interesting but they did run through really quickly... read more

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chardonnayl8a
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Tauranga, New Zealand
Enjoyable experience

We hadn’t been here for many years and were delighted to see that there was a shop at the entrance... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2021
mike385
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic board walk all the way around so young old and wheelchair people can enjoy. Every minute was different depending wind.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Diane C
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

Well kept park area, even in the rain we still enjoyed the beauty of the park. Make sure you stay on the track because even from a distance, you can feel the heat. It's well marked and maintained so it's a safe walk. Not crowded so got to take in the surroundings at our own pace.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2019

Great to be able to walk through this steaming and bubbling site. It was fascinating to see just how powerful nature is.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

Flat walking along well laid boardwalks made exploring the steam vents and i would recommend doing the "look-out loop". The view of Ruapehu across the hills and lake is amazing, especially with the field of steaming vents in front of you

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jelly65
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

A nice pleasant walk but a bit disappointed as hardly any bubbling craters and wanted to see these.The walk was a bit expensive.

Date of experience: January 2019
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