Most of us tend to get a little lazy when it rains and may want to curl up in bed with a good book or sit in front of the TV. But when you consider that it rains on average 8 to 10 days of the month in Rotorua and surrounding areas, you may need to find other activities to partake in on rainy days other than sitting comfortably at home.
Luckily, there are actually many fun and exciting things to do on a rainy day in Rotorua, so please feel free to use the below list as inspiration!
Hot Pools at Hells Gate
The hot pools at Hell’s Gate are one of New Zealand’s true natural wonders. These naturally heated geothermal waters make for a relaxing experience where you can immerse yourself in nature, all the while feeling as if you’re getting a luxury spa experience. Take in the stunning natural scenery and relax!
Rafting on the Kaituna River with Kaituna Cascades
Rafting may not be the first thing you think of doing on a rainy day, but rafting down the Kaituna River offers a truly unforgettable experience, and the rain is no problem! Kaituna Cascades provides wetsuits and gear to ensure that you keep warm and somewhat dry!
Off Road NZ- 4wd & Outdoor Go Karting
If you’re a bit of a petrol head and love all things to do with off road vehicles, you’ll absolutely love what Off Road NZ has to offer! There are various off road adventures available that make for the ideal adventure to experience with your family and friends!
Adventure Playground in Rotorua offers something for everyone! Enjoy a 4×4 tour in a self-drive quad, horse treks, and clay shooting. This is one way to turn a boring rainy day into a memorable one full of fun!
Perhaps you’d prefer to stay dry and cosy and remain indoors on a rainy day? Then Motion Entertainment is a fantastic option. This indoor entertainment mall offers indoor soccer, bowling, mini golf, laser tag, and so much more! There is always something new and exciting happening at Motion Entertainment.
Whether you want to experience the Hot Pools at Hell’s Gate or something a bit more exhilarating like rafting on the Kaituna River, Here at Kaituna Cascades, we can make it happen for you. No matter the weather, we can create an unforgettable experience for you and your family and/or friends.