Crankworx Rotorua is a world-reknowned bike festival that kicks into gear each year in March. With a week of non-stop events, there is sure to be something for you to check out. At Rotorua Canopy Tours, we have a lot of keen mountain bikers ourselves, plus we love to get involved in local events. Read below for more information on what you can include in your action packed weekend at Crankworx.
Rotorua is a town not to be missed in your North Island itinerary. It has something for every traveller and is an incredibly unique place! Geothermal activity is what it's well known for, but strong culture and many adventure activities make it a must visit on anyone's list. Check out our recommendations for the must do activities in Rotorua!
From New Zealand’s largest city to its geothermal heart, this five day itinerary covers some of our must-do spots. A family road trip from Auckland to Rotorua will take you to a volcano, hobbit holes and glowworm caves, and zipping through ancient trees.
We’ve put together a few family friendly activities to do in the rain to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays.
1. Rotorua Canopy Tours zipline tour
Rotorua Canopy Tours is one of the best family friendly activities in Rotorua. Minimum age is six on the Original Canopy Tour so the whole family can join in. The awesome guides make the tour very fun and educational. The learning can then lead to some awesome conservation projects that the kids can do at home. The ziplining tours are awesome in the rain as the forest looks lush and beautiful, and the best part is that the canopy will keep you very dry. Rotorua Canopy Tours will give you all the gear to keep you warm and dry, so it is a great activity for those rainy day especially if the kids have been stuck inside for a few days already.
Seasons in New Zealand:
• Summer (Dec – Feb)
• Autumn/Fall (Mar – May)
• Winter (Jun – Aug)
• Spring (Sep – Nov)
Planning a trip to Rotorua and wondering when is the best time to visit? There is always lots of activities to do in Rotorua, to help you out we have put together some information about the Rotorua Weather and our favourite things to do in each season.
During the school holidays we need to keep our kids entertained. We've put together a list of the best family friendly activities in Rotorua for you to keep the kids and yourself happy during the break! You will all have a world of fun and get to experience some of the best things to do in Rotorua.
We all love the sun to shine but sadly this doesn't happen everyday! However, a rainy day in Rotorua is not at all bad. There are plenty of things to do on a rainy day in Rotorua and some activities are actually better to do when it's wet! Check out some of the best activities we think you should do in Rotorua when it rains.
There are lots of walks within 2 hours drive of Rotorua that are amazing to do. Check out these half - full day walking tracks that have scenic forest and spectacular views. All of these tracks make for an unforgettable day of Rotorua Sightseeing: