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Rotorua is a vacation destination all on it's own. Here are 10 suggestions from our staff for what to do after you've gone for a flight - and keep a look out, you might just see us there too!   [caption id="attachment_14894" align="alignright" width="521"] Ziplining through NZ...

Volcanic Air is privileged to work with so many amazing operators around Rotorua, New Zealand, and the world! Here are 7 of those with whom we share tours:   Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools/ Manupirua Spring Hot Pools [caption id="attachment_13363" align="alignright" width="483"] Beautiful Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools as seen...

Asking the ‘big question’ is an exciting yet nerve-wracking time – but it’s also an amazing opportunity to showcase your commitment to your partner with a surprise proposal. Spoil your significant other with a weekend getaway to Rotorua – they’ll love soaking up the sights...

As the saying goes, “retirement is not the end of the road, it is the beginning of the open highway”. Enjoy this newfound freedom and immerse yourself in the wonders of Rotorua without the pressure of time. Whether travelling with your partner, a group of...

Looking to celebrate your partner’s next milestone birthday in style? Give the gift of an unforgettable weekend getaway in Rotorua! It’s the perfect destination for a short break - with amazing views, a thriving culinary scene, and unique geothermal and cultural experiences galore. From high-end...

Congratulations, you’re having a baby! Celebrate this exciting time with a dreamy babymoon getaway with your significant other to Rotorua, one of the most magical places in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Take some precious time for the two of you to acknowledge and cherish this special time,...

Have you been chosen as the best man or maid of honour for your bestie’s upcoming wedding? It’s an exciting privilege that comes with many important duties, including planning the perfect stag do or hen’s do! With our handy hints, you’ll be on your way to creating an epic event that the lucky groom or bride will never forget, right here in the geothermal and...

Adventure-seekers, this one’s for you! The breathtakingly beautiful Mt Tarawera is just waiting to be explored. Having attracted visitors since the 1840’s, this volcanic landscape quickly became known as the unofficial ‘8th wonder of the world’, drawing those eager to catch a glimpse of the iconic Pink and White Terraces, before the infamous 1886 eruption completely destroyed and reshaped the landscape. Nowadays, the area’s...

Coming down to Alert Level 2 in Rotorua means the ability to roam and walk a little further than the short radius of our strolls during Levels 4 and 3. We’re able to wander through the depths of the redwoods forest or take in a longer stretch of the...

The whole nation is presently sitting in a pretty intensive lockdown in response to COVID-19. And let’s be honest - it looks highly likely that this year’s Father’s Day is going to be spent rather close to home. But that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the special occasion! Gift the...