Tamaki Maori Village, Rotorua
(4.4/5 based on 2,800+ reviews on the web)
Discover Maori culture at Tamaki Maori Village, offering an interactive experience designed to both entertain and educate foreign visitors. Nestled in a forest on the outskirts of Rotorua, this award-winning attraction allows you to learn about a native culture in existence long before the arrival of the Europeans. The immersive experience takes you on a journey through the major events in Maori history, revealing details about the native peoples' arts, traditions, and religious customs. Once the powerful song, dance, and storytelling performances conclude, you can take part in the traditional hangi meal, consisting of meat and vegetables steam-cooked on hot stones. To visit Tamaki Maori Village on your holiday in Rotorua, and find out what else Rotorua has to offer, use our Rotorua vacation route planner.
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  • Our driver to the venue was mad and funny.. bit like going on a bus holiday with the crew from Hi de Hi! These guys don't take themselves too seriously but know how to entertain from start to end. .. ...  more »
  • We were expecting something a lot less touristy and a lot more cultural. First of all the group we came in was 100 people. Staff were friendly however it was certainly not at all personalized. I felt ...  more »
  • Cultural program informative and interesting to broad age range. Program speakers offered substantive observations with a fine sense of humor. Glow worm viewing was an unexpected bonus.