If you aren’t one for the cold, winter can be a miserable time of year. Stepping out of the shower in the morning suddenly becomes painful, defrosting the car before work is a chore and nobody likes putting up with that New Zealand winter rain. Amongst all the horrors of winter, there are a few gems the season brings to look forward to.
Every local knows about the great skiing that New Zealand offers. Whatever region you are in, you’re never too far to take a couple of days to head up the mountain and enjoy the snow. Travellers from all over the world flock to the country during winter to ski and snowboard the country’s incredible ski fields. Mt Ruapehu in the North Island is one of the top destinations and a great reason for anybody to take a winter break in the North Island. Snow shouldn’t be the only thing on your agenda this winter though.
For the perfect winter getaway, Rotorua offers a relaxing escape from the harsh cold and a unique experience for friends and families.
The geothermal activity that Rotorua is recognised for is one of the highlights of any visit, but the town offers a lot of activities to make your winter getaway exciting and memorable. The town hardly sees snow, meaning the family is always free to enjoy things like Skyline’s gondola and luging on Mt Ngongotaha. Rotorua is a prominent name in the adventure tourism industry; the town is known for having some of the best mountain biking trails in the world, great kayaking and for unique experiences like the Zorb.
Naturally formed thermal pools and mud therapy that the town has on offer are great places to relax and unwind on your holiday. There couldn’t be a better way to escape room the chill of winter.
Rotorua airport car rentals are the best way to explore everything the city has on offer. Book a room at one of the town’s resorts for the ultimate pampering experience. Packages often include massages and access to mineral pools. Motels like Terume Hot Spring Resort offer themed thermal pools to enjoy like their outdoor, Japanese style mineral pool. The right accommodation can have a huge impact on your stay.
Rotorua is a great winter holiday destination and the perfect place to stay and relax after a weekend on the slopes. Take your time to explore the town and everything it has on offer, from the hot pools and the mud pools to the mountain biking and luging. Your winter time in Rotorua will be a winter to remember.
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