Discover Authentic Maori Culture

Looking for a unique Rotorua Maori experience?

If you’re looking for a cultural experience, Rotorua is quite possibly the best destination to immerse yourself in the heart of Maori culture.

Experience New Zealand’s incredible culture up close and personal at the beautiful Whakarewarewa Maori Living Village. Located just minutes from the hotel this attraction is an easy walk for Holiday Inn Rotorua guest, and a cultural experience you won’t want to miss.

Holiday Inn Rotorua guests can enjoy 50% off admission at Whakarewarewa Maori Living Village

To receive your voucher simply ask one of our friendly Holiday Inn Rotorua hotel staff during your stay.

Living Maori Village
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Maori experiences and activities at Whakarewarewa

-Enjoy incredible Maori performances featuring the famous Maori Haka – performed twice daily at 11.15am and 2pm within the Whakarewarewa village.

-Interact with traditional Maori weaving and tattoo sessions , or for an additional cost get your own tattoo traditionally designed or take weaving classes.

-Trying the geothermally cooked Hāngi meal is a must, a long standing tradition in New Zealand whereby food is cooked underground, usually by heated rocks or using the natural elements of the world. Hāngi’s have a unique earthy flavour that is like nothing you have ever tried, and are known for creating the most tender meat and vegetables.

-Explore the geothermal wonderland of Whakarewarewa’s Living Maori village and learn how residents utilise the incredible natural activity on an every day basis

Terms and conditions: 50% Off Whakarewarewa Maori Living Village is exclusive to Holiday Inn Rotorua hotel guests only.  Discount applies to Cultural Experience Package only, when all members in the party purchase
tickets in a single transaction. Discount is not available on Family, Geothermal or Hangi meal packages. Meals can be purchased at an additional cost.  Available for a limited time, subject to booking availability. 50% off voucher must be shown and surrendered upon admission into Whakarewarewa Maori Living Village. Not available to in conjunction with any other offer.