01: Guided Tours – Meeting Point

Hints and Tips

• Guided tours depart from this meeting point

• The tours run on the hour, every hour, from 9 am – 5 pm (last tour in winter commences at 4 pm)

• Allow approximately 90 minutes for the complete tour


With informative guides you’ll discover the many layers of history and experience at Te Puia. There’s plenty on offer: Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley, which includes the world famous Pohutu Geyser, Kiwi House, Pikirangi Māori Village, as well as Rotowhio Marae and the National Carving and Weaving Schools.

Did you know?

Our tradition of guiding at Te Puia is a legacy that has been handed down over many generations. Many of the guides you meet can link themselves to Rotorua’s earliest guides back in the 1800’s.

Guided Tours at Te Puia

Guided Tours – Meeting Point

A guided tour allows you to discover all this special place has to offer.