Rotorua's Natural Wonders

Discover Rotorua’s Amazing Natural Wonders

Enjoy The Buried Village, The Lake Tarawera, And The Blue & Green Lakes

Visit Rotorua’s Natural Wonders on a Private Tour from Auckland

Visit the location of the famed Pink and White Terraces, considered the eighth wonders of the natural world. They were reclaimed by Mount Tarawera when it erupted late in the 19th century.

The Buried Village is New Zealand’s most visited Archaeological Site, where stories of the 1886 Mt Tarawera Eruption come to life.

Experience the interactive stories of The Buried Village Museum, walk the Archaeological Site & visit the Waterfall.

Relax & enjoy Lunch at Lake Tarawera. The lake was home to many small Maori villages and mission settlements until the Tarawera eruption in 1886. Legend has it that a “Waka Wairua” (phantom canoe) appeared on the lake as a portent of death a few days prior to the eruption.
Blue and Green Lakes, whose Māori names are Lake Tikitapu and Lake Rotokakahi. These two lakes sit side by side and yes, one is blue and the other is green.

Tour Duration: 11 Hrs
Pick Up: Between 8-9 am

Tour Highlights:

  • Pick up & Drop off at Hotel or Airport.
  • Private Vehicle Transport with a Professional Guide Driver.
  • Complimentary Snacks & water.
  • Visit to the Historic Buried Village.
  • Picnic Lunch at Lake Tarawera.
  • Blue & Green Lakes.