Welcome to Rotorua
Nowhere combines adrenalin, relaxation and culture better than the geothermal hotspot of Rotorua. Less than three hours drive from Auckland, bubbling hot pools, geysers and lakes make it seem like a whole world away. Mighway recommends at least 2 days to discover what Rotorua has to offer. Driving to Rotorua from Auckland is a great way to experience the region up close and personal. You'll know you're there by the smell of sulfur, an ever-present feature of Rotorua thanks to the geothermal activity. While you're there, make sure to experience the healing waters for some pampering, as well as the Maori history and culture. There's something for everyone in Rotorua, so don't miss an adventure here. Hire a campervan with Mighway, and let the journey unfold!
Getting to Rotorua
In this episode of "On the Road", Tim and Leo discover the volcanic activity in and around Rotorua. This is just a small taste of what the region has to offer, we recommend you book a camper with Mighway and see for yourself. You can make the most of your time here by visiting the magical Redwoods Forest, visiting Wai-O-Tapu geothermal pools or soak in some calming scenery at the Hamurana Springs. Rotorua makes a great 2-day stay over or if you’re looking for an extended trip, you can explore epic surrounding regions such as Taupo, Tauranga and Whakatane. Don’t forget to follow our “On the Road” series on YouTube to be inspired for your next roadie adventure!
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Discover Hamurana Springs Rotorua
The Hamurana Springs are a collection of springs on site in Hamurana and consists of multiple springs that vary in size, with the biggest spring being the Hangarua Spring. If you’re looking to find a perfect place to visit that will provide peaceful and calming scenery along with breath-taking views and unique experiences, then Hamurana Springs may be the perfect choice for you.
Enjoy a Summer in Rotovegas
If you are looking for a new vacation spot with a fun variety of sights and experiences, you may have stumbled upon the perfect article. Rotorua is one of the most beautiful and historic areas in the region, best enjoyed during summer sunshine. The entire area is one big outdoor Adventure land, with tons of fun sites to create memories for the whole family.
Visit the Mystical Redwoods Forest
If you are looking for a great place to visit, consider the Redwoods Forest. This historic area that comprises 5600 hectares of land offers several recreational activities and provides the opportunity for people to commune with nature by viewing several different species of exotic trees and other natural flora and fauna of the area, lakes, thermal areas, and the city centre.