Paradise Valley Springs Wildlife Park, Rotorua
(4.4/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Take a walk among the treetops, feed the animals, and taste the pure spring water at Paradise Valley Springs Wildlife Park. Located just outside of Rotorua, this area of pristine nature makes a perfect spot for an outdoor excursion, with plenty of attractions to suit visitors of all ages. Established as a local trout sanctuary almost a century ago, the park now plays home to numerous native plant species as well as animals from all over the world. Many of these are cute and cuddly (including deer, sheep, wallabies, and rabbits), and you can even hand feed them with snacks available at the park's store. Less cuddly but certainly majestic, the resident lions live in a specially designed enclosure. Purchase tickets on site or book them online at a discount price. Using our online itinerary creator, Rotorua attractions like Paradise Valley Springs Wildlife Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The lion viewing was great especially for the children. Seeing them being feed fascinated the little one (and the bigger ones!) 
  • This was great. The walk through the forest was interesting and gave an active toddler plenty to look at and use up some energy. Feeding the fish and animals was great too. Only disappointment was the...  more »
  • This Wildlife Park has certainly some not typical animals of New Zealand, but the spot is great. Good little walk in the green nature by feeding trout and other wallaby
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