New Zealand's most visited archaeological site where stories of the 1886 Mount Tarawera Eruption come to life!
The violent volcanic eruption of Mt Tarawera erupted in 1886 which engulfed the village of Te Wairoa in rocks, ash and mud. 150 lives were lost and the eighth wonder of the world; The Pink and White Terraces vanished.
Open hours: Summer 9am -5pm, Winter 9am - 4.30pm, Open every day excluding Christmas day
Location: 1180 Tarawera Road, Lake Tarawera, a stunning 15 minute scenic drive from Rotorua
Conditions: Buried Village allow a 30 minute grace period only either side of a discount booking time. Outside of this grace period you will have to pay the difference in rate to enter. Cancellations within 24 hours non-refundable.
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