Tours from Rotorua

Fascinating Rotorua sits in the central North Island of New Zealand, within a day’s drive of famous New Zealand attractions. Once you’ve got your fill of the geothermal activity, Māori culture, adventure activities and other Rotorua attractions on offer, you can choose from a number of day tours from Rotorua to surrounding areas.

Discover an enchanting underground world on a Waitomo Caves tour from Rotorua, or take a tour from Rotorua to the Hobbiton Movie Set.

11 Day Tours to experience

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Discover some of Rotorua's top attractions that make this city so special: its Māori culture, geothermal hotspots and heartland rural life.
  • 4 hours 50 minutes
  • Half day tour
  • Departs and returns: Tourism Rotorua

from $170 NZD

Discover some of Rotorua's top attractions that make this city so special: discover Māori culture, geothermal hotspots and heart-pumping adventures!
  • 4 hours 50 minutes
  • Half day tour
  • Your choice of two activities at Velocity Valley

from $219 NZD

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See what makes Rotorua famous: Māori culture, geothermal activity, native animals, and rural life – then escape the real world for a trip to magical Hobbiton.
  • 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Full day tour
  • Hobbiton Movie Set tour
  • Agrodome sheep show

from $289 NZD

See New Zealand's famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves with a guided tour, as part of a full-day sightseeing tour from Rotorua to Auckland.
  • 7 hours
  • Waitomo Caves guided tour
  • Glowworm Grotto boat ride

from $266 NZD

Discover the real Middle-earth with a guided tour of the Hobbiton movie set, made famous on the silver screen.
  • 5 hours 40 minutes
  • Half day tour
  • Guided tour of Hobbiton Movie Set

from $125 NZD

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See some of the North Island's top attractions all in one day, with a magical Waitomo Caves tour and visits to Te Puia and the Agrodome in Rotorua.
  • 9 hours 15 minutes
  • Top Rotorua sights
  • Waitomo Caves guided tour

from $302 NZD

Travel from Rotorua across mountain ranges to the Hobbiton Movie Set and see locations from the epic Lord of the Rings and Hobbit films.
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • See Hobbit hole, the Green Dragon Inn and more
  • Easy Cancellation and Refund

from $125 NZD

Take a day tour from Rotorua to another must-see North Island destination - the magical Waitomo Caves, with their weird and wonderful rock formations and sparkling glowworms.
  • 5 hours 45 minutes
  • Waitomo Caves guided tour
  • Glowworm Grotto boat ride

from $230 NZD

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Explore some of Rotorua's top visitor attractions, then take in the view with a Skyline gondola ride.
  • 4 hours 50 minutes
  • Rainbow Springs Nature Park
  • Agrodome sheep show

from $201 NZD

Get up close to Māori culture and New Zealand's natural wonders, then take a journey into Middle-earth all in one day!
  • 12 hours 45 minutes
  • Full Day Tour
  • Māori Culture & Geothermal Activity
  • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

from $321 NZD

Experience Māori village life and feast on a delicious and authentic Māori hangi meal on an evening tour from Rotorua.
  • 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Evening tour
  • Three-course hangi feast

from $130 NZD

Free cancellation

You'll receive a full refund if you cancel at least 2 hours in advance of your tour experience.