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Guys Weekend Away

When comes to a bit of bonding time with your mates, nothing beats a getaway for a weekend of solid adventure and fun. From mountain biking, water activities, jet boating, cedar hot tops, four wheel driving, zip lining and great craft beer – it’s all on deck with an action-packed guys’ weekend in Rotorua.

Stay and Play


Check into your digs for the weekend and head out for dinner and catch up with the guys at Eat Streat, Rotorua’s dining and entertainment precinct.

If it’s beersie o’clock, Brew, might be just the ticket. Being owned by the folks from Croucher Brewing means you can enjoy the full range of the local Croucher beers. They also roll out delicious hearty pub style meals (Tip: Come hungry!).

Race Through the Forest

Mountain Bike Heaven

The world’s best mountain bike trails? True story!
With 180 kilometres of trail network, Rotorua is proud to boast some of the finest mountain bike tracks in the world. ‘Get your giddy on’ with Rotorua’s purpose built single tracks and race past beautiful lakes and spectacular thermal areas. Mountain Bike Rotorua or Planet Bike will see you right for all your requirements, from bike hire, shuttle or track recommendations.




Thrills and Spills

Kaituna River

Paddle thrilling & white-water fun – Ticked white water rafting on the world-famous Kaituna River off your Bucket List yet? Experience the adrenaline of rafting the world’s highest commercially rafted waterfall, Tutea Falls, located just 20 minutes from Rotorua CBD. Find out more here.

Wet and Wild

Jet Boating Thrills

Blast around Lake Rotorua with Katoa Jet on an adrenaline infused jet boat ride, while enjoying exhilarating turns and hair-raising 360- degree spins.

Alternatively, hop on board NZ Riverjet and wonder at the spectacular scenery at Orakei Korako, or conquer The Squeeze, one of NZ’s highest rated Jet boat Excursions.

Get Up High


An unforgettable forest adventure! Looking for something a little more exhilarating? Redwoods Altitude, from the creators of the iconic Redwoods Treewalk, offers a guided experience that takes place at 25m in the spectacular Redwoods Forest. Here you’ll be guided on an exhilarating journey along 25 Indiana Jones style jungle bridges!

Your guide will also share enchanting local knowledge and stories about the Redwood Forest history, native flora and fauna and Maori legends.

An Epic Day

Secret Spot

A fabulous way to relive an awesome day with your mates  – and get the story straight on who did the biggest MTB jump, is to head to Secret Spot. Here you’ll discover super relaxing mineral water filled cedar hot tubs – complete with push button drinks service… Does it get any better than that? If you don’t want to soak, enjoy a Shinny Dip foot tub or relax in the Chill Zone – which transforms into a place to unwind by campfire at night.