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Tamaki Maori Village

1220 Hinemaru St, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-349 2999
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Rotorua Maori Hangi Dinner and Performance
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1220 Hinemaru St, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-349 2999
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

It is was amazing to learn about the Maori culture and living. It is a must to do. Not a friendly menu for vegetarians.

Thank Pankaj D
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Tamaki Maori Village evening experience is a must do when in Rotorua area. Great overview of traditional Maori activities and history, together with a cultural show and fantastic meal - Hungi! Make sure you utilise the free hotel pick up service or drive yourself...More

Thank dim_10
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This is an excellent nights entertainment providing a very good insight into Maori protocol and an opportunity to learn a little of the early Maori settlement in New Zealand The concert and the hangi are both excellent plus the fact that this all takes place...More

Thank bartandsue
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I totally enjoyed the Maori village. It was interactive, informative and the Hangi at the end was great. It was a great reflection of NZ

Thank Tasha G
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Great insight into Maori history and traditions, wrapped up in a very professional and fun package. Pick up from and return to your hotel is very welcome, fun 15-20 minute bus ride to the village. Bus drivers set the mood well - great combo of...More

Thank jps127
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Our driver, Aroha, was lots of fun. We learned all about the Maori culture and they did a great job of rotating the visitors around the different activities before the show and dinner. Be sure to call in advance to confirm where and when to...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 2 December 2016

‘Entertaining education’ applies as well. Anyhow a real ‘must see’ when visiting Northern Island. The narration on the ride towards Tamaki Is very informative. The village itself is located at a splendid and very pleasant spot in the woods. The interactive performance is very entertaining...More

Thank Bastiaan57
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

What a fun night I wasn't sure what to expect.. bus driver excellent so much fun and multi talented Learnt a bit about Maori culture , food at the end evening was really good ..

Thank 229michelleg229
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This cultural experience is great interactive , informative & entertaining. The hangi was yummy and good to watch it coming out of ground. Music and dance was setting an awesome atmosphere

Thank Straittford-Miller
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, well worth the money, a great afternoon learning about the Maori culture followed by an excellent traditional meal, the bus ride back to Rotarua was fun too 👍👍

Thank Daryllee1
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Matias B
hello, is it suitable for small children (3 years and 1 year)?
28 April 2017|
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Response from John2436 | Reviewed this property |
Probably not. Content is of interest to +12. Children may be confused by some of the material.
Hi - my daughter and I have a car - we were coming from Hamilton today - can we just come ahead and pay entry fee? Is there a set schedule? We were going to see the geo-thermal pools as well. Thank you!
19 April 2017|
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Response from Tamaki-Maori-Village | Property representative |
Kia ora! We would love to welcome you both to Tamaki Maori Village to join our Evening Cultural Experience, our show time this evening is 5:00pm you would need to meet at our Tamaki Booking Office - 1220 Hinemaru St, at... More
Hi, Can I buy the ticket at the main entrance of the village? I will stay at Lakefront. It is possible a separate tour which i do not join the Hangi feast? What is your advice?
12 March 2017|
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Response from Tamaki-Maori-Village | Property representative |
Hi ShaneLean thank you for your question, The options available are to purchase your ticket from our main office at 1220 Hinemaru St Rotorua, OR you can book and pay for the experience online and then meet at the village if... More