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Rotorua’s Hellsgate – Tauranga Shore Excursion

Guests are met at the port and board vehicle for trip to Hellsgate.
The Geothermal Reserve extends over 50 acres, native New Zealand bush the largest HOT Waterfall in the Southern Hemisphere, Boiling Mud Pools and a Mud Volcano! This is the only example of a mud volcano in a thermal park in New Zealand! It's also unique in that normally mud formations are only 0.9m in height whereas the volcano here is already over 1.8m and looking to get taller.Walk past steaming fumeroles and pools of boiling mud so violent they are unnerving. The Inferno - consists of five separate pools, which range from 70°C to 110°C with depths from 5m to 15m.
As a guest you can explore on your own, self guided with a map provided. 
(Tour typically departs at 10:00am, however these times will be adjusted to fit your ships schedule).

Duration 4 hours
Voucher Mobile ticket
  • What's included :
    • Live commentary on board
    • Driver/guide
    • Local taxes
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Other than Hellsgate, Entrance fees are at your own choice/expense
    • Hellsgate swimming pools and mud bathing pools at additional expense
    • Food and drinks
  • Guests are met at the port and board vehicle for trip to Hellsgate.
    The Geothermal Reserve extends over 50 acres, native New Zealand bush the largest HOT Waterfall in the Southern Hemisphere, Boiling Mud Pools and a Mud Volcano! This is the only example of a mud volcano in a thermal park in New Zealand! It's also unique in that normally mud formations are only 0.9m in height whereas the volcano here is already over 1.8m and looking to get taller.Walk past steaming fumeroles and pools of boiling mud so violent they are unnerving. The Inferno - consists of five separate pools, which range from 70°C to 110°C with depths from 5m to 15m.
    As a guest, explore on your own, self guided with a map provided.
    (Tour typically departs at 10:00am, however these times will be adjusted to fit your ships schedule).
  • Departure Point :
    Outside main port entrance - Salisbiry St, Mt Maunganui, Tauranga.
    Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :

    Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Language

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Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Kiwi Excursions

Activity ID: V-59852P5

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