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  2. Bay of Plenty Region
  3. Rotorua
  4. Mitai Maori Village

Mitai Maori Village Evening Cultural Experience

Product ID: 115647
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Visit a traditional Maori village and learn more about their customs and rituals at an amazing 3-hour cultural experience, including a tasty hangi feast.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible

Pick-up service

Pickup from registered accommodations in Rotorua.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take part in a Maori cultural experience
  • See the uplifting of the traditional earth-cooked hangi
  • Watch the formidable haka war dance
  • Go on a bush walk to learn about the flora and fauna, see glow worms and view the sacred Fairy Spring
Full description
Enter a Maori village in a natural bush setting and learn about their customs during an immersive cultural experience. Following pickup from your Rotorua accommodation, if option booked, get a warm meet and greet from a beautiful Maori maiden dressed in traditional attire. Learn the guidelines to enter the sacred site and select a chief from your group to represent those visiting the village.

See warriors in traditional dress paddle an ancient warrior canoe down the Wai-o-whiro stream and marvel at glow worms in their natural habitat. Be captivated by the songs and dances of an entertaining concert, complete with the spine-tingling haka war dance. Watch as the hangi feast is removed from the earth-cooked oven, explore the art of ta moko (tattoo) and more. 

Feast on a hot selection of succulent meats and poultry, vegetables and fresh salads, topped off with tempting desserts.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Rotorua accommodations, if option booked
  • 3-hour cultural experience
  • Hangi buffet feast, including dessert
  • Cultural performance
  • Short guided bush walk
What’s Not Included
  • Beverages (available to purchase)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at 196 Fairy Springs Road, Fairy Springs, Rotorua 3015.

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Important information
Know before you go
• It is recommended you wear flat walking shoes and comfortable clothes, including a jacket during the winter months
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.3 / 5
based on 18 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.3/5
Organization
4.1/5
Value for money
3.7/5
Safety
4.5/5

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