RotoruaShooting geysers, hot springs, and mud pools.
Rotorua is a geothermal wonderland in the heart of the North Island of New Zealand. Sulphurous steam vents, bubbling mud pools and hot springs are everywhere, making it a popular destination for geologists and tourists alike. Here you can soak in hot springs, explore the geothermal landscapes of bubbling mud pools and steaming geysers, and tour the Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Other attractions include the Redwood Forest, the Buried Village, and the Agrodome, where you can meet and feed the adorable animals.
If you’re feeling adventurous, you can try your hand at the thrilling zipline, jet boating, or bungy jumping. The area is known for its Maori culture and history, with many traditional villages and ceremonies still taking place. There are also plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy in the surrounding area, from hiking and biking to white water rafting and skiing.