Hike New Zealand's finest forest - Whirinaki forest

Rotorua, New Zealand

From US$246.25

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 7 hours (approx.)
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Explore one of New Zealand’s finest forest trails on this 7-hour hiking tour in the Whirinaki Forest from Rotorua. Travel from your accommodation in Rotorua into the Whirinaki Forest, widely considered among the world’s greatest rainforests. Follow your guide along hiking trails beneath the leafy canopy and marvel at mighty native trees such as ‘kahikatea’, ‘matai’, ‘miro’, ‘rimu’ and ‘totara’. Along the way, discover rich flora and fauna for which the forest is famous, and hear birdsong from the many different species of birds flying among the branches above.
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Led by a professional photographer

What's Included

  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • National Park fees
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Meeting And Pickup

Pickup points

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Start time

09:00 AM

Pickup details

9.00am pick up at your hotel or at the rotorua i site.

What To Expect

Foris Eco-Tours

7 hours Admission Ticket Not Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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We had a great experience with Tom...
Yuna C, Oct 2015
We had a great experience with Tom and Sam, they are very experienced and full knowledge of the wild life. Highly recommend to others.

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