Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

4.5
#1 of 1,249 in Parks in New Zealand
Discover the surreal volcanic landscape of Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, a natural geothermal area stretching over 18 sq km (7 sq mi). Choose one of three self-guided trails, each of which boasts numerous colorful lakes, rock formations, and mud pools. Enjoy the vivid hues of the geothermal pools, and take stunning shots of the eerie, sulphuric hot springs. The visitor center provides amenities, including a cafe and gift shop. Before you head to Rotorua, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Rotorua trip planner, to make sure you see all that Rotorua has to offer, including Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland.
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  • Plenty to see and a really good walk. Well organised and heaps of birds etc to see as well as the geothermal highlights.  more »
  • Was last here about 20 years ago. Paths and management of the attractions are much improved without being imposing upon the natural beauty of the location.  more »

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