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Waimangu welcomes visitors to explore its unique geothermal system on foot, or by boat,

Waimangu welcomes visitors to explore its unique geothermal system on foot, or by boat, to discover its 22 volcanic craters, one of the world’s largest hot water springs and the site of the Pink and White Terraces.

Experience spectacular volcanic craters, enormous hot water springs, beautiful geothermal features, rare and unusual plant life, impressive Lake Rotomahana with views of Mt Tarawera, brilliantly coloured micro biology and a wide array of birds. A dramatic landscape created by the Mt Tarawera eruption. Operating as a tourism business which offers a film friendly environment.

Waimangu is owned by a partnership between Te Mana o Ngāti Rangitihi, Tūhourangi Tribal Authority and Te Puia l New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute.

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