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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Waiotapu?
If your trip to Waiotapu is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.Close to the city center, Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland is one sight to consider adding to your to-do list. If you still have some space on that travel schedule, Waikite Valley Thermal Pools and Lady Knox Geyser will keep you amused as well.
What are the best road trip destinations near Waiotapu?
If you find yourself with a little extra time and you’re happy to travel 50 miles, take a look at Mount Maunganui Beach. This vibrant destination boasts plenty to keep you entertained. Soak up the sights beginning with Mount Maunganui, ASB Baypark and Tauranga Domain. Locals are also likely to point you in the direction of Pilot Bay Beach, 50 miles away. If you only see one thing here, let it be Mount Maunganui. (But we’d also highly recommend ASB Baypark and Mount Maunganui Beach.)
Where are the best convention centers near Waiotapu?
If you’re traveling to Waiotapu for work-related purposes, there’s a good chance you’ll be visiting some business and convention centers. With your own set of wheels, you’re sure to make it there on time. Here are some of the biggest and the best:

  • Blue Baths (15 miles away).
  • Rotorua Energy Events Centre (15 miles away).
  • Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre (15 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Waiotapu?
Get set for your upcoming adventure in Waiotapu. The car you choose depends on what sort of vacation you’re planning. If you’re traveling on your own, why not opt for a compact or a mini? They’re great on gas and easy to park. If you’re hitting the road with a few friends, book an intermediate or a standard car. They offer more room to move and space for baggage.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Waiotapu?
Sometimes the journey is more significant than the destination, which makes choosing the right car important. If you’re about to head off on an epic road trip around Waiotapu, a robust and stylish SUV could be the ideal solution. If you want the cheapest possible price and plan on sticking mostly to the city, an economy car is a wise pick. All you need to do is work out what’s going to be the best fit, pack up the car, and hit the wide, open road.
What side of the road do they drive on in Waiotapu?
In Waiotapu, you’ll need to drive on the left side of the road. That means the steering wheel is on the right side. If you’ve chosen a manual transmission rental vehicle, get ready to be shifting gears with your left hand.
Is it difficult to park in Waiotapu?
You’ll discover lots of places to park your car in Waiotapu. Even in the thick of the action, there’s usually a spot right where you need it.
Are there speed limits in Waiotapu?
While navigating through the streets of Waiotapu, keep in mind that the speed limits typically range from 50km/h to 100km/h. Residential areas are 40km/h unless posted otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Rotorua District?
Generally speaking, your chosen rental car company will bill the fined amount to your credit card, including local taxes. Alternatively, they may supply your information to the relevant local authority, who’ll then issue a fine to your postal address.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Waiotapu?
Provided you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, you are allowed to use your phone while cruising in your car around Waiotapu. But ensure you remain focused on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Waiotapu?
In Waiotapu, it is a fineable offence to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.05%. If you’re going to have a few drinks with lunch or dinner, leave your rental car behind.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Waiotapu?
Turning on a red light is prohibited in Waiotapu. Always keep an eye on traffic lights and signs to make sure you don’t break any traffic laws.
Are seat belts compulsory in Rotorua District?
They sure are. Although, there are exceptions for vehicles run by public transportation networks.

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