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Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua provided by Real Rotorua

Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua

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US$61.69
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2 adults
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You'll start at
1167 Fenton Street
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  • Pass by Lake Rotorua
  • 1
    Hamurana Springs Nature Reserve
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Okere Falls
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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    Pass by Redwoods Treewalk
  • 3
    Blue Lake Track
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Lake Rotokakahi
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    Lake Tarawera
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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You'll end at
1167 Fenton Street
1167 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New ZealandOutside the information center/ i-site. Silver Ford Transit mini van with Real Rotorua signage
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Important Information
Departure Point
1167 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Hamurana Springs Nature Reserve
Exclusions
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • A maximum of 11 people per booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sandy C wrote a review Jun 2020
Palmerston North, New Zealand43 contributions9 helpful votes
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Steve met us at the hotel. We had the tour to ourselves. We had a lovely drive to quite a few lakes, including the blue and green lakes, with many stops on the way. We moved on to the Kaituna Cascades which were stunning. We were also lucky enough to see some more adventurous
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Response from rotoguide, Owner at Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua
Responded 1 Jul 2020
Thanks Sandy for joining me on the lakes tour and thanks for recommending my tour. So many great spots around Rotorua only to happy to show them off. cheers Stephen
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jmattym808 wrote a review Mar 2020
117 contributions10 helpful votes
+2
We did the morning lakes tour with stephen/Steven/Step 1 (you guys will totally get this joke when you're on his tour!) and it was awesome! The meeting place was at I-site Rotorua so it's very easy to find. He does also offer hotel pickup but we were at an air bnb so we just
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Response from rotoguide, Owner at Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua
Responded 22 Mar 2020
Thanks for the awesome review of the Lakes tour and the great photos. Crowd avoidance is my specialty , so it was a pleasure to show you my favorite places. If your ever back in town be sure to join me on my other tours. cheers Stephen, step1
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Aloha Cowboy wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions
We took our four year old on this tour. Stephen was easily able to accommodate a car seat in his van. We picked this tour because we hoped to see some out of the way places, basically 180 degrees the opposite of some of the super commercial tourist traps that exist in Rotorua.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from rotoguide, Owner at Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua
Responded 12 Mar 2020
Thanks for joining me and for choosing the Lakes tour. We got to see a lot and those locations always deliver rain,hail or shine and being crowd free. A pleasure to share these locations with you and i am sure you got some amazing pics along the way. cheers Stephen cheers Stephen
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Michelle M wrote a review Mar 2020
4 contributions2 helpful votes
I did all 3 tours; morning lakes, thermal path and the night walk. Having read the previous reviews, I agree with all the positive comments. Steve is passionate and knowledgeable about protecting the beautiful places he guides you through in his tours. It is infectious. I
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Response from rotoguide, Owner at Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua
Responded 7 Mar 2020
Thank you for joining me on all 3 tours, you have seen more of Rotorua than most of the locals. Always happy to pass on a little knowledge and awesome to hear you sharing it along your travels. cheers Stephen
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Abhishek S wrote a review Feb 2020
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Thanks to our guide Stephen for making it a great experience. His knowledge on the subject is commendable.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from rotoguide, Owner at Half-Day Small-Group Lake Tour in Rotorua
Responded 26 Feb 2020
Great to hear you enjoyed the lakes tour and being able to share a little knowledge is a pleasure . thanks for the review. cheers Stephen
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About the operator

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By: Real Rotorua
Alg9038
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Must-do tour in Rotorua
Prompt pickup at designated spot - clear instructions so no dithering about. Takes approx 30 minutes to the forest
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arcfox72
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Well worth the money, a must-go tour!
Stephen is an excellent guide and a true professional, we went in a larger group of 11 and he had no troubles guidi
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Tayla_7100
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Top pick!
Was an amazing and unforgettable experience. Stephen was very knowledgable about the forest and the creatures withi
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BeckyW1043
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Must do tour on a visit to Rotorua
Everything on this tour was fantastic, the vehicle was modern and comfy, the commentary on the drive was informativ
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ADom88
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Loved this so much!
We had a wonderful time and Stephen was great! My husband had never been to Rotorua or seen glow-worms and it was s
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paryv
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Amazing time both educational and fun
Our tour with Stephen was nothing less than spectacular! It was filled with many more moments on top of the majesti
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Colleen_2309
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10/10 Recommend
An awesome experience. Stephen’s passion for the area and nature are clearly obvious. Such a good time. And the hot
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Francis_Hikumutu
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Totally recommended!
Thanks Stephen, this was an awesome family adventure and the one we have talked about most since we got back from R
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sherylc1988
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Fantastic experience
Fantastic evening walk for all ages, beautiful scenery and so many glow worms set against the noise of waterfalls.
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Udit16Sharma
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Awesome experience
Awesome activity to do. The guide is amazing. The experience is surreal. Highly recommend it to everyone.
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vatsalkgor
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A must do in Rotorua
The best tour guide in Rotorua. Most friendly and has deep knowledge about different plants in the forest. The glow
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Kanha23
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Unforgettable
It is simply mesmerizing. The guide explains a lot of stuff in detail. He clicks amazing photos for you.
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kirstyd269
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Must Do!!
Awesome family activity. Would highly recommend this as a must do. Our children 11, 13 & 16 rated it as their favou
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jfaulknerr
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Incredible thank you Steve
Steve is the best tour guide and I’d recommend anyone to go with him! So passionate and knowledgable about the area
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LUKAS H
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Superb
I enjoyed the tour ,and especially the end of tour at Hot springs is amazing. The beautiful sunset and nature are p
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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