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Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour including Wai-O-Tapu from Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand
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12 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

On this small group, fully-guided day trip we will not only guide you to and from Wai-O-Tapu but fully guide you through the park to ensure you get a full experience, unlike many other tours.

• Wai-O-Tapu Geothermal Wonderland
• Champagne Lake & Devils Bath
• Rotorua City Highlights
• Waikato Farm Region

Led by our famously passionate tour guides, notorious for bringing your journey to life by sharing their stories and rich background knowledge, and run in modern, comfortable minibuses packed with extras ensuring your comfort and safety.

While the destinations you will be visiting are truly spectacular, we at Cheeky Kiwi Travel believe it’s our small groups, guides, the journey and the little details that set our tours well apart. Secret stops, wildlife viewings, specially designed vehicles, complementary refreshments and many other pleasant surprises ensure our tours are an experience to remember.

What's Included

  • Small Group & Fully Guided Tour
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Entry Tickets
  • Optional extra - One-way option from Auckland to Rotorua
  • Entry/Admission - Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Auckland Central, Auckland Central, North Island

Your tour starts in New Zealand’s largest city. As we drive out of the city your guide will not only set the scene for your adventure today but also point out and guide you past some of the city’s top highlights.

Pass By: Waikato Region, Waikato Region, North Island

Exiting Auckland we travel south through the stunning Waikato countryside, the most extensive farming area in the world,

The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered
Hotel pick-ups are from the below hotels only. If you do not see your pickup location please select the closest one to you to be picked up from. Pick ups start up to 20 mins before your tour time. Please see below what

Departure time

7:00 AM


Auckland, New Zealand


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Written Reviews (5)

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We had time enough to...

oscar1602 | Nov 2019

We had time enough to see all the attractions at Wai O Tapu. After this I decided to visit Paradise Wild Life Park, also a great experience.
Melissa is an excellent tour guide and very helpfully.

Great tour! Long day. Mike...

Shawdi M

Great tour! Long day. Mike was very knowledgeable and experienced. Would have liked to know beforehand that both tepuia and wai otapo were recommended, rather than told to buy the second attraction the day of the tour

We were really well looked...

Elizabeth P | Mar 2020

We were really well looked after by our tour guide, Grant. He went out of his way to give us a wonderful day and ensure that everyone was happy. Rotorua speaks for itself as it is stunning!
Only disappointment was to discover that the availability

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour including Wai-O-Tapu from Auckland

From $201.80
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