Rotorua is an adventure playground
Experience kiwi ingenuity at its best with our abundance of attractions
We’re lucky to have some of the country’s most innovative and clever people living right here in Rotorua who have nothing better to do than invent and create amazing attractions and activities for our visitors to enjoy.
The list is long, so pull up a chair: the pedal-powered monorail Shweeb Racer, Freefall Xtreme, Agrojet and more at Velocity Valley; ziplines and swing bridges through ancient forest by Rotorua Canopy Tours (who happens to be New Zealand's Supreme Tourism Award winner for 2016); the Luge and Sky Swing at Skyline Rotorua; ZORB giant inflatable balls; Indiana Jones style jungle bridges at Redwoods Altitude; 4WD Bush Safari, Monster 4x4, raceline karting and more at Off Road NZ. Drive your own 4x4 cart up Mount Ngongotahā and shoot some claybirds at Adventure Playground.
Try whitewater sledging or rafting the world-famous Kaituna River which is home to the world’s highest commercially raftable waterfall.
Fly across Lake Rotorua in a jet boat, paraglide to soaring heights above the lake, or hop aboard Riverjet’s jet boat to visit a geothermal and geological gem called The Squeeze.
From the mild adventurer to the most hard-core action seeker, Rotorua will not disappoint. In fact, you will want to stay longer and do more!
Zoom Ziplines takes you on an adventure ride in the sky high above Rotorua. One moment you're admiring the majestic views of the beautiful geothermal lake - the next you're zipping through the air on a thrilling ride.
Experience the Swoop giant sky swing at Velocity Valley. Feel the anticipation and adrenaline as it starts to surge through your veins as you are slowly raised 40m high into the air. Take that much needed deep breach before you release your own rip-cord to send you plummeting into a giant pendulim swing.
We operate in all weather conditions and provide our customers with wet weather gear when necessary. Covered in shoes are essential and warm clothing in winter is recommended. Our Claybird Shooting range is a dedicated, covered facility and is suitable in all weather conditions. Rain does not stop play at Adventure Playground!! We offer a range of Combo deals so you can mix & match to maximise the time you spend with us.
The world-renowned Agrodome is a must on every visit to Rotorua. Located on a 350-acre real working farm with spectacular panoramic views of picturesque Lake Rotorua, Agrodome is proudly New Zealand’s largest and best farm experience.
Experience an adrenaline rush like no other with New Zealand's best value bungy at Velocity Valley. Looking down from a height of 43 metres, take in the stunning views of the nearby farmland, Lake Rotorua and Mokoia Island in the distance before you take the leap.