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Te Pā Tū Evening Cultural Experience - Private Tour from Auckland

Location Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
$811.24
This is an experience gift voucher. The recipient will book the experience after they redeem the gift voucher.
Overview
Join us on this luxurious private day trip from Auckland to the most award-winning cultural attraction in New Zealand. Voted “Top 10 best attraction in the World” - a cultural experience like no other! Delivered with a genuine heart and soul, TE PĀ TŪ offers a window in to a truly riveting, spirited way of life. Experience an evening of ceremonial ritual, amazing re-enactment, powerful cultural performance, storytelling & divine seasonal feasting as we relive significant events within our pre-European history! Immerse yourself in the traditional Māori way of life during this interactive and entertaining evening experience with a sumptuous and delicious dinner.
Te Pā Tū Evening Cultural Experience - Private Tour from Auckland
Pickup included
Tour guide
Language: English
Human tour guide
Duration: 12 hours
Availability depends on seasonality and number of participants.

When giving as a gift, your recipient can choose a date at their convenience during a booking process. Otherwise, you can choose one after checkout and voucher redemption.
  • Feast on song, drama, tradition, and divine seasonal kai (food)
  • Enjoy 4 hours of traditional, powerful, and entertaining Māori cultural performance
  • Admission to 4 hours of performance, entertainment, and kai hākari (feasting)
  • Complimentary chef choice aperitif
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour
  • Hear the amazing history of the village ancestors
  • WiFi on board
  • The most awarded cultural tourism attraction in New Zealand
  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus
  • Complimentary High Speed Internet on-board the minibus
  • Enjoy the traditional Māori welcome ceremony
  • Forest canapes
  • Witness the blazing bonfires, and forest-formed amphitheatre
  • Complimentary chef choice aperitif
  • Fully guided private return transfers from Auckland
  • Complimentary refreshments and water on board
  • Private transportation
  • Immerse yourself in the traditional Māori way of life
  • Feast on a traditional four course Māori-fusion feast dinner and desserts
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Auckland Central
    We pickup travellers from most locations in the Auckland CBD location. If your pickup location is not available on the list, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our very best to accommodate your request.
  • The Bombay Hills are a range of hills to the south of Auckland, New Zealand. Though only a small and seemingly insignificant range of hills, they lie at the southern boundary of the Auckland region, and serve as a divide between Auckland and the Waikato region. directly named after the ship Bombay, The ship itself was named after the Indian city of Bombay (now Mumbai). Bombay Means: a breed of black short-haired medium-sized cat. (pass by)
  • We stop to get some great coffee, tea, scones or pies (at your own expense) and a comfort break before we continue our journey into the Waikato region.
  • Dog and Sheep Shaped Corrugated Metal Buildings
    We will also pass through the unique town of Tirau (the corrugated iron sculpture capital of the world) known for its antique shops and animal-shaped corrugated iron buildings.
  • Government Gardens
    Before we head on to Te Pā Tū, we visit and discover the fantastic local landmarks, including the Museum, Government Gardens, Lake Rotorua, and Blue baths, as well as a multitude of picturesque and gorgeous surrounding areas. The Museum and Blue Baths building are currently CLOSED due to seismic issues.
  • The most award-winning Māori culture attraction in New Zealand... Embark on a journey to the outskirts of Rotorua, to a Māori village nestled in an ancient forest. Voted Top 10 Experience in the World, this is a cultural experience like no other. Delivered with genuine heart and soul, Te Pā Tū offers a window in to a truly riveting, spirited way of life.​ Experience an evening of ceremonial ritual, powerful cultural performance, storytelling & Hangi feasting. Warriors emerge from the forest by canoe to perform the powhiri, an ancient ceremony of welcome that allows visitors safe passage into the village nestled within a native Tawa Forest. As you wander beneath the stunning forest canopy, the pre-European village the village comes alive with sights, sounds & activity of days gone by including haka, poi, tattooing, weaving, carving and arts of warrior training. You will have the opportunity to participate in these activities.
  • Auckland Central
    ​After an enchanting fun-filled cultural experience at Rotorua, it is now time to head back to Auckland to conclude your evening and drop-off at your hotel in Auckland. We can also drop you at your accommodation in Rotorua if you are staying locally in the region.
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for the conditions, walking shoes, sun protection, jacket/warm layer, & any essential personal items.
  • Please also bring a jersey or coat if it is cold.
  • Easy and good fitness level required.
  • Bring a camera or a phone with camera capability as this is the perfect place to get some great experiences photos.
  • Special dietary requirements catered for upon request, please advise at the time of booking. Preferences and requests cannot be guaranteed. Special requests are subject to availability.
  • Tours are suitable for people of all ages and average fitness. Our scenic walks are short and optional. Please let our guide know at check in if you have any fitness concerns.
  • Tours operate in all weather conditions.
  • Take plenty of warm clothing; the village temperature drops markedly in the evening, bone-chilling icy.
  • A cash bar is available for purchase of alcohol (at an additional cost).
  • Coffee, tea, hot chocolate, Kawakawa tea and water is included as part of the dinner
  • Given the nature of our Māori kai (cuisine), we are unable to cater to all dietary needs. While we can meet gluten free requirements, we are not a coeliac approved kitchen. We can cater to vegetarian dietary requests, however are unable to cater to vegan requirements.
  • All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.
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    Te Pā Tū Evening Cultural Experience - Private Tour from Auckland

    Location Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
    $811.24
    This is an experience gift voucher. The recipient will book the experience after they redeem the gift voucher.
    How it works?
    01 You choose from 10 000+ experience gifts
    02 We deliver the eVoucher or the Physical box to the recipient
    03 Recipient books the experience and creates unforgettable memories!

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