Distinction Rotorua
With its beautiful garden setting, Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre is just minutes from the city centre and close to the famous Whakarewarewa Thermal Resort, Redwood Forest and Te Puia. The hotel is the perfect place to relax and unwind after enjoying the wealth of attractions and activities that Rotorua has to offer and is adjacent to the world renowned Whakarewarewa Forest, a top international destination for mountain bikers.
Standard Room (2 Nights) Twin Extra Night
28 Jan - 31 Mar 22 $229 $115
Waimangu Volcanic Valley
Explore the raw beauty of the world's youngest geothermal site on a self-guided, ecology-focused adventure among the craters of the spectacular Waimangu Volcanic Valley. This exciting geothermal attraction has a very unique ecology with rare botany and plenty of fascinating geothermal features to explore. See the Hypnotic steam rising from the Echo Crater, marvel at the stunning Frying Pan Lake (the world's largest hot water spring), and take in the beauty and dazzling blue of the Inferno Crater hot lake. The newly forming silica terraces are also a highlight not to be missed. Waimagu Volcanic Valley is a protected scenic reserve and includes the beautiful Lake Rotomahana. The entire valley is shrouded in pristine native forest providing sanctuary for a wide variety of New Zealand birdlife. At any stage during your walk, you can jump on board a courtesy shuttle which regularly circles the valley back to the Waimangu Visitor Centre.
Self-Guided Walk Adult Child (6-16 years)
28 Jan - 31 Mar 22 $42 $14
Duration: 2 Hours
Departure time: Daily between 8:30am - 3:00pm
Departure point: Waimangu Volcanic Valley - 587 Waimangu Road

What to Bring:
- Suitable walking shoes
- Hat and sunscreen in summer
- Warm clothes in winter
- Entry to walk in the valley
- Self guided walk map
- Bus shuttle service between visitor centre and lake alongside the walking trails