Te Puia Night Cultural Experience
- Enjoy a scrumptious Maori banquet prepared with the traditional Hangi style with your fellow audience members
- Experience a traditional welcoming ceremony and participate in the elegant poi dance or powerful haka
- Marvel at the majestic Pohutu Geyser and other geothermal sights under moonlight
Spend a night discovering the rich Maori culture through story telling, dance and song. You'll get to feast on a delicious banquet made with the traditional Hangi method, where you food is cooked in a pit underground from hot rocks and the earth. You can partake in the traditional poi dance or even the renowned haka to truly immerse yourself in the local culture. Then be enthralled by the beauty and sublime power of the natural geothermal wonders that dot the 60 hectares of geothermal land of Te Puia. Your evening includes a visit to the world famous Pohutu Geyser which is the largest active geyser in the Southern Hemisphere and bursts with clouds of steam and water once to twice an hour! This will definitely be an unforgettable night experience far from the bars and crowds.