Kia Ora Guided Walks
Kia Ora Guided Walks (Level 3, Library Building, 1136 Arawa Street, Rotorua Central, Rotorua 3010) – located in the town of Rotorua (a 2 hours & 45 minute drive southeast of Auckland), visitors can connect with the culture, people, history and landscape that make Rotorua unique. Visit Ohinemutu, the birthplace of Rotorua – home to the iconic St Faith Church and spiritual surrounds. Revel in the stories of days past as you trek through the picturesque Government Gardens. The guided walks provided here range from 45 minutes to 2 hours (catering to visitors of all age groups). Our guides will share the legends and history of Rotorua and give you an insight into our Māori culture.
The 2 hour guided walk includes the Rotorua Government Gardens, Rotorua City and the famous Ohinemutu Māori Village including St Faiths Church. The 45 minute guided tour is of Ohinemutu Māori Village, St Faiths Church and the Māori carving workshop. Daily tours available. Hours: 7:00 am – 6:00 pm (Monday-Friday), 10:00 am – 5:00 pm (weekends). Admission: $24 per adult (Ohinemutu Māori Village Walk), $30 per adult (2-hour Rotorua Guided City Walk). See the following website for details: https://nzmaoritourism.com/listing/kiaora-walks/