Lake Okareka Walkway, Rotorua

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  • My two teenaged children jogged the length of this track and back and rated it highly for its scenic outlook across Lake Okareka.  more »
  • One of New Zealand's prettiest lakes - which is saying something - Lake Okareka is best viewed from the excellent walkway which winds through wetlands and along the shore. Great bird watching opportun...  more »
  • It is a great place for a relaxing, slow-paced, peaceful walk, and it offers superior views and birdlife compared to most other walkways. There are many different views that people could have on this ...  more »
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  • Beautiful lake! Very lakey 👌🏽
  • Its not only a great place to visit, it's also friendly community.
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  • small lake

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Where to stay in Rotorua

Rotorua has a range of different accommodations, mainly centered around the lake itself. In this downtown area you will find luxury hotels and hostels, many benefitting from good views of the surrounding scenery. Farther out of the town, comfortable motels offer those with a car a good option for setting up a base from which to explore the area. Campers and others wanting to enjoy the outdoors as soon as possible can opt for campsites and RV parks, all best accessed by car or taxi.
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