Listed 13/12/13 | Duck Tours | Rotorua | .Activities
Welcome to Rotorua Duck Tours a unique Rotorua attraction offering an amphibious tours of Rotorua and its lakes area. On one of our Rotorua excursions you will get a great introduction to Rotorua's rich history and view some of its most spectacular scenery. The fun begins as soon as you climb aboard one of our amazing WWII Landing Crafts (Ducks), where you will meet your legendary 'Conducktor' who is in charge of your guided tours. We have two tours to choose from.
This 2 hour tour departs from the centre of town and heads straight out for “Splashdown” into Lake Okareka where we view abundant bird life and million dollar homes. The journey continues past the sacred Lake Rotokakahi (Green Lakes) onto Lake Tarawera where we view the magnificent volcanic domes of Mount Tarawera and hear stories of the devastating Tarawera eruption of 1886. Your return trip brings into view Te Wairoa (Buried Village) before splashing down into Lake Tikitapu (Blue Lake), your third lake visit, before heading back into town. This tour is very history orientated covering Maori Migration to New Zealand (and then Rotorua), revealing the mystery of some of Rotorua’s more famous legends, and shedding light on the history of tourism in this fascinating geothermal and cultural centre.
Tours depart daily at 11am, 1pm and 3.30pm. Bookings essential.
07 345 6522 or 021 448261