East Coast and the Volcanic Zone Travel Guide

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When you get to Rotorua, after a trip through the rolling, sheep-speckled fields of the Waikato and the wild Mamaku Ranges, the aptly named "Sulfur City"—with its mud pots, geysers, and stinky air—comes as a complete surprise. Rotorua, the mid-island's major city and Māori hub, has been a tourist magnet since the 19th century, when Europeans first heard of the healing powers of local hot springs.

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East Coast and the Volcanic Zone Hotels

Accommodations range from superexpensive lodges to multistory hotels and a great selection and price range of motels.... read more

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East Coast and the Volcanic Zone Restaurants

Rotorua has the area's most diverse dining scene. You can find anything from Indian to Japanese fare, or try a Māori hāngi... read more

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Things To Do in East Coast and the Volcanic Zone

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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East Coast and the Volcanic Zone Experiences

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