Te Puia is New Zealand’s living Maori cultural centre, located just 5 minutes from central Rotorua. Situated in the Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley, Te Puia’s 60 hectare site is home to the New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute, a live kiwi enclosure, the world-famous Pohutu Geyser, and more than 500 natural geothermal wonders.
With land steeped in ancestral history, and a guiding legacy that stretches back to the 1800s, Te Puia extends their unique hospitality and rich Māori cultural heritage to all visitors.
- City Attraction Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
- Fully Accessible Entry: Yes
- Accessible Restrooms Onsite: Yes: steep ramp into restroom
- Restrictive Steps: Mostly accessible; some steep paths