DID YOU KNOW?
Population - 78,900 Area - 2,619 km2
NZ’s coolest hot spot
Main reason to visit:
Geothermal activity, Lakes, Mountain Biking and Māori Culture
Polynesian Spa is built on the site of historic bath houses for which Rotorua first became world famous in the 1800s
Rotorua is the birthplace of New Zealand tourism with the famed pink and white terraces considered the eighth wonder of the natural world. Unfortunately they were reclaimed by Mount Tarawera when it erupted late in the 19th century.