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Mokoia Island Wai Ora Experiences - CLOSED

Mokoia Island Wai Ora Experiences
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31 Dec 2015
“A beautiful island”
26 May 2013
“don't bother.”
Mokoia Island- Home to many stories, spirits and battles of the local Te Arawa people. The historic Island tells the tale of war, peace and New Zealand’s most famous forbidden love story – Hinemoa and Tutanekai.Be awed by the Island's native flora...more
Rotorua 3040, New Zealand
+64 7-349 0976
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

It was quite amazing to see a small island in the middle of the lake. Not a must visit place but it ws a part of our tour.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Shobbyy
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Despite advertising a morning and afternoon sailing to the island at their office when I called to book I was told by an unpleasant lady there were no sailings to the island for another five days. There is also a minimum of 4 people per...More

Date of experience: May 2013
8  Thank phantasmagorial
Reviewed 24 December 2011

A small island in the middle of a shallow lake.... just be warned .... the lake can chop up real bad !!!!!

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 26 September 2011

Our Forest & Bird group from Central Hawke's Bay were unanimous in their view that this was a very enjoyable and worthwhile outing. Rawiri and Tony were very welcoming and open, and were eager to share the history and culture of the island and its...More

Date of experience: September 2011
2  Thank Dan E
Reviewed 26 May 2011

We booked this despite no tripadvisor reviews because it provided a morning away on a boat to an island with a local maori guide to talk us through the island history. Ee didn't want to do the hangi dinner a lot of places have on...More

2  Thank sashacub
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