Redwoods Treewalk

Redwoods Daytime Treewalk

Redwoods Nightlights

Redwoods Altitude

Tour Summary

​​Majestic and magical, the Redwoods Treewalk™ experience is truly a walk to remember. Suspended high above the forest floor, encounter 75-metre-tall redwoods as you walk across eco-suspended bridges and platforms intricately designed to honour and accentuate the stunning natural environment. Regarded by many as one of the best walks in Rotorua.

Tour Highlights

  • A Stunning walk high amongst the majestic redwood trees

  • Featuring a half kilometre of suspended bridges and living platform within the 120 year old redwood forest

  • Daytime for nature and Nightlights for magic

  • Award winning eco- tourism walk for all ages

Tour Inclusion

  • Fully guided return transfers from Auckland

  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland CBD

  • Complimentary refreshments and water on board

  • Access to Wi-Fi on board for a small surcharge

  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour

  • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus

  • Entry to fully guided experience at Redwoods Tree Walk

Tour Description

The drive from Auckland to Rotorua is a very common North Island route planned into New Zealand Itineraries for visitors exploring by road. The travel time for directly driving Auckland to Rotorua takes about 3 hours. While driving from Auckland to Rotorua takes a few hours, the trip will fly by with these awesome stop-offs - plus the drive from Auckland to Rotorua is also filled with amazing scenery!

Situated only 5-minutes’ drive from downtown Rotorua is the magnificent Redwood Forest – home to the Redwoods Treewalk and Redwoods Nightlights, a Rotorua must do! The Redwoods Treewalk is a fun family activity that is affordable, easily accessible, and kind to the trees. Regarded by many as one of the best walks in Rotorua.

This award winning attraction is great for all ages and at 700-metres long, is a one of a kind New Zealand treewalk consisting of a series of 28 suspension bridges, which traverse between 27 majestic 117-year-old Redwood Trees. This ecological walk can be experienced in all weather, offering a welcome shade during hot summer days or a dramatic green backdrop during rainy ones. Enjoy at your own pace with no safety harnesses or training required and appreciate the peacefulness and spirit of this special forest.

Along the walk are informative story boards that will educate all the family on local stories and forestry. Daytime for Nature and Night time for magic – you won’t be disappointed!

Breath-taking. Immersive. Extraordinary. Day Discovery

  • Immersive 40-minute nature discovery Daytime Treewalk

  • Discover 118-year-old giant redwood trees

  • Unique birds’ eye perspective of forest floor and treetops above

  • Tranquil and serene experience that caters to all fitness levels

  • Extraordinary views of New Zealand silver ferns and exotic forest


Enchanting. Magical. Mesmerising. Night Magic

  • Magical 40-minute Nightlights Treewalk

  • One of New Zealand’s top design led tourism experience

  • Illuminated 700-metre-long forest walkway

  • Features 30 exquisite lanterns by world-renowned designer David Trubridge

  • Unique evening experience for all ages

Experience even more of the spectacular Redwoods Forest.

Looking for something a little more exhilarating? Redwoods Altitude is a separate unique experience offering from the main Treewalk™ and offers a guided experience, up to 25m high – higher than the existing Treewalk.

  • Redwoods Altitude is designed to showcase even more of the spectacular Redwoods Forest. From 25m up, you will be guided on an exhilarating journey along 25 Indiana Jones style jungle bridges!

  • Using a continuous safety system, our professional guides will lead you around the 650m loop, ensuring your safety and comfort.

  • Join us as we share local knowledge and stories about the Redwood Forest history, native flora and fauna and Maori legends.


Tour Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 people are required for this tour to depart.

Contact Us

+64 21 026 60993


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