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Nature Connections

Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7-347 1705
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Wonderful Infomative Visit

Our guide Patrick took us to the mud pits, geysers, etc. He is extremely knowledgeable and swiftly... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
cfmac
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New York
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Good Overview

The "Lake cruise and waterfall walk" provides a good understanding of how the area was impacted... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Compuvideo
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Lunenburg, Canada
via mobile
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Based in Rotorua New Zealand, Nature Connections offers guided tours that includes the regions spectacular geothermal activity, stunning volcanic landscapes, scenic lakes, ancient rainforests and NZ native bird-life.
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"geothermal tour"
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"geothermal wonderland"
in 8 reviews
"waimangu volcanic valley"
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"full day tour"
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"geothermal area"
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"his knowledge"
in 4 reviews
"rainforest walk"
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"lake cruise"
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"great tour"
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"our tour guide"
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"flora and fauna"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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"day trip"
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"old faithful"
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"wai o tapu"
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"hot springs"
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"mud pools"
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Our guide Patrick took us to the mud pits, geysers, etc. He is extremely knowledgeable and swiftly navigated us from one site to the next. I highly recommend this tour...especially for the history about the formation of the area.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The "Lake cruise and waterfall walk" provides a good understanding of how the area was impacted just over 100 years ago by a massive eruption and subsequent flood when the debris at the lake exit suddenly have way a decade later. The river walk is...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked a full day Volcanoes and Rainforest tour. We were pleasantly surprised when we learned from our guide, Patrick, that we were receiving a private tour! It was over and above what we expected. He went out of his way to...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

If in Rotorua book a tour with Nature Connections. We spend an amazing day with our guide Patrick, showing us the Waimangu Volcanic Valley, Lake Tarawera / Falls, the Redwood Forest, the buried village and so much more. Pats In-depth knowledge about the above was...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This half day tour was a really great way to see the geothermal activity and its effects in this spectacular area. Patrick, our guide, was informative and friendly. The timetable for the trip was pretty tight but it meant you had a free afternoon to...More

Thank MMDP2016
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Robbie was a wonderful and knowledgeable guide who made our excursion one of our most memorable on our six week long trip. Thank you!

Thank John G
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The day we went it was only my husband and I on the tour so we got personalized attention. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna and geothermal area

Thank hummingbird2015
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our guide was Robbie and he is the best. He eagerly shared his knowledge about this geothermal area, the minerals, and the plants growing here. We saw bubbling mud pots, mineral ponds, lakes that were the most beautiful colors but too hot for safety. The...More

Thank lesliew771
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had a great day with Robbie, who was very funny and knowledgeable and took us out on a full day tour of Rotorua. We stopped off at mud pools, geothermal areas/Wai-O-Tapu, rainforest areas, and ended with a big waterfall. Great way to learn about...More

Thank DeeL007
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We did a customized private trip that included a rainforest walk, open farm country stops and an afternoon at the geothermal area. Robbie, our guide, was very informative and really worked to show us exactly what we wanted to see. Lunch was very good too....More

Thank Barb B
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