The Locals Top 5 - Central North Island



Nowhere is the force and wonder of nature shown off to better effect than the diverse thermal region of the Central North Island. Head across to Rotorua for erupting geysers and bubbling mud pools, see the scenic lakes and mountains of TaupoTongariro and raft the rapids or fish for trout in Turangi. The Central North Island is a vast area with many hidden secrets that only the locals can let you in on! 

Top 5 Romantic Getaways by Kathy Wilson
Taupo Floatplane – The perfect way to see the splendor of the region is from the air... 

Free Things to Do in Rotorua by Kristy Verster
Kaituna River Walk – Take a walk along the Kaituna river walk to see Okere Falls and watch those daredevil... 

Favourite Things to do in Turangi by Garth Oakden
See rare Native Blue Ducks –Tongariro River is one of the few places left in the world where you can see the rare...

Weekend Escapes in Rotorua by Craig Hammond
Thrill Me Escape – So you live for adventure and action? The come and join us for a weekend... 

Picnic Spots in Rotorua by Steve Osborne
Tarawera Falls – A spectacular spot surrounded by native bush. The water here surges out of fissures... 

Rainy Day Activities in Rotorua by Kay Clarke
Rotorua Duck Tours – It’s always lovely weather for ducks! You get to see some of Rotorua’s iconic landmarks...