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Rainbow Springs Nature Park

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Set amongst the native trees and beautiful forests of Rotorua, Rainbow Springs Nature Park offers a fun-filled and action-packed day out for the whole family. Learn about New Zealand's fascinating natural history and meet the interesting creatures...more
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:30
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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192 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
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+64 7-350 0440
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Reviewed 2 days ago

this is a great place to observe the kiwi and other of New Zealand’s birds and reptiles. Great place for kids as well.

Thank pf1sh
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wow what a great transformation . So well laid out, pathways and access ways all well signed posted. Staff happy to help with directions, new and interesting new attractions and ones due to open soon. Great family place to look learn and discover.

Thank Noel F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For nzd40 per adult, there isn't really much to offer other than a few birds in cages, rainbow trouts in the pond and a measly 2 to 3 kiwi birds in a dark enclosure (hardly visible). The kids playground was about the only thing that...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a nice to visit well laid out and informative staff . We enjoyed our time here and the tourists and other visitors that where here when we visited seemed to be enjoying their visit

Thank AshtonB116
Reviewed 6 days ago

Met the Kiwis..not one but three...they were mostly up and about looking for food near to the glass window...

Thank sgpf2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We could see a live Kiwi bird and many more bird varieties here. And a couple of big redwood trees could be seen.

Thank Krishnamurthys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Following evening Maori experience we were taken on a walk around Rainbow Springs, this ticket included a visit the following day during daylight hours which we didnt manage to go to. The evening experience was SO worth it, walked along the river edge & saw...More

Thank sOngbird55
Marketing_NTT, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Springs Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora, thank you for your review. It sounds like you had a fantastic night experience at Rainbow Springs and got to see and learn all about our native wildlife.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited 2 days before Prince Harry and Meagan did. Rainy, which made it more fun. Saw Kiwi bird. I have trouble walking and staff was very sweet and kind,

Thank williamsI1414JY
Marketing_NTT, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Springs Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora, thank you for your review. We're glad to hear you had a great time at the park and got to see kiwi.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This may well be your only chance to see New Zealand’s famous icon due to their scarcity, shyness, and nocturnal habits. The park’s kiwi burrow has day and night artificially reversed, giving visitors the opportunity to observe the kiwis’ activities. A number of habitats were...More

Thank rockhugger48
Marketing_NTT, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Springs Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora, thanks for the review. We're really glad to hear you got a chance to see and learn all about kiwi. We are currently redeveloping our nature park to provide an even better experience for our visitors.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last time we went here, the tours cost extra and left at strange times. But now every half hour a lovely guide will chat their informative way through the park with you and answer your questions while you feed the trout and take in the...More

Thank Rosemary N
Marketing_NTT, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Springs Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora Rosemary, thanks for the review. We're really glad you enjoyed our new guided tour and learnt all about our native wildlife.

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Shirley S
16 June 2018|
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Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
No - you are want of Paradise Valley - lions fed 2:30pm daily.
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NicoleS7747
6 February 2018|
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Response from KiwiColleen | Reviewed this property |
Yes, absolutely! They have picnic tables inside where you can eat - you're also able to get a ticket that allows you to go in and out for the day so you could always head out to get food then come back to eat it there
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