Renowned geothermal activity including boiling mud pools, gentle hot springs and violent geysers.
The New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute demonstrates the heritage and customs of the Maori people.
INCREDIBLE EARTH FORCES
Exploding from the ground up to 30 meters high is the world famous Pohutu Geyser an awesome display of mother natures power. A tourist attraction since the early 1900s.
But thats just the start of the beautiful Te Whakarewarewa thermal valley. See silica terraces, bubbling mud pools and unique geothermal vegetation.
And each of the geothermal wonders is woven into a legend surrounded by memories and sometimes mystery.