Best Day Trips in the Waikato

Aerial image overlooking the Shire at Hobbiton.

Check out our top picks for the best day trips in the Waikato from Rotorua. Let’s go on an adventure – an adventure into the land of the mighty Waikato. Home to the beautiful city of Hamilton and multiple smaller regional towns, the Waikato has one of New Zealand’s most amazing landscapes. From rolling hills, […]

Intermediate Walks Rotorua

Woman standing amongst tall trees and looking upwards.

This blog was last updated in May 2021.  Rotorua is an outdoor enthusiasts’ playground full of amazing scenery. In order to take in the full beauty of Rotorua, it’s best to pull on the hiking boots and set off on one of the many free walks in and around this geothermal city. With so many […]

Heading to Taupo?

Big body of river down centre of image, lots of white water. Lady standing on fence looking at the falls.

This blog was last updated in May 2021.  Well, that’s great. And you know what? You’re not alone. 11.35% of our guests head to Taupo when they leave our fine patch. Not only that, you can actually base yourself in Rotorua and do a day trip to Taupo, it is only 81 kms, or a […]