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Hells Gate Excite Experience & Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland Combo Day Tour

Experience a day of wonder and discovery as you visit two of New Zealand's most fascinating geothermal locations in just a day!

Highlights

  • Enjoy a scenic drive through lush countryside with photo stops
  • Visit Hell's Gate - home of active mud volcanoes, land coral and erupting water
  • Hell's Gate Excite Experience - geothermal walk, geothermal mud baths and sulphur spas
  • Explore the amazing Wai-o-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
  • Discover surreal beauty and dramatic geothermal landscapes

Beginning with a convenient pick-up from Auckland city centre, you'll enjoy a 3-hour scenic drive through lush New Zealand countryside, coupled with plenty of photo stops along the way. We'll then visit the amazing Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland followed by the renowned Hell's Gate to indulge in their Excite Experience!

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland:

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland is a spectacular showcase of New Zealand’s most colourful and unique geothermal elements sculpted by thousands of years of volcanic activity.

Open 365 days of the year including all public holidays.

The surreal beauty opens your mind and invigorates your senses to release your own inner harmony and sense of tranquility. Enjoy viewing unique volcanic features as you walk at your own pace along well-defined tracks. Relax in the first-class Visitor Centre, home to our Gift Shop and Café facilities.

Hell's Gate Geothermal Walk:

Take a guided or self-guided tour of New Zealand’s most active geothermal reserve, walking amongst erupting waters, an active mud volcano, and land coral. Experience getting your hands and feet dirty in our healing mud pool or try your hand at Māori carving. You’ll soon discover the legends and myths behind Hell’s Gate.

Hell's Gate Excite Experience:

Combine all three of Hell’s Gate’s most popular experiences with this package. Take part in the guided or self-guided interactive geothermal walk, before indulging in our geothermal mud baths and sulphur spas. It’s a Rotorua experience you’ll never forget.

Includes a geothermal walk which takes between one and one and a half hours, as well as Māori carving. Then bathe in our world-famous mud baths and soak in the sulphur spas and cool plunge pool.

Per Person $599.00

What's included

  • Return transport from Auckland
  • Entry to Wai-O-Tapu Wonderland
  • Hell's Gate Excite Experience

Duration

  • Allow approximately 12 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • Pickup Location: Grand Mercure Hotel, 8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD

Notes

  • After booking, you will be contacted by the tour operator directly to arrange pick up details.

Available Bookings from February 27 to March 04

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Thu 27 Feb
Fri 28 Feb
Sat 29 Feb
Sun 1 Mar
Mon 2 Mar
Tue 3 Mar
Wed 4 Mar

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  • Per Person$419.00

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  • Per Person$359.00

10:00 a.m.Thursday 13 July

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