Rotorua NZ Off Road Buggy Experience

Rotorua 4WD Drive Buggy Experience

Qualified Guides

Family Friendly. Car Seat Compatible!

New Zealand Native Bush

Our Newest Off-Road Activity!!

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Adventure Experience in Rotorua


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Rotorua Off Road Buggy Tours & Combos

Our new Yamaha 4WD buggies seat up to 5 people and are a great family option for your NZ off road activity day at Adventure Playground.  Enjoy a spectacular tour with our experienced guides and learn some of the history of our Spirit Mountain, Mount Ngongotaha.  Our guides are passionate about the environment, Rotorua and Maori history, culture & legends associated with the mountain. Our off road experience takes you through lush NZ native bush showcasing our famous New Zealand Silver Ferns and a variety of native birds and animals. The highlight of the off road experience is the breathtaking views from our highest lookout, extending across Lake Rotorua, Mokoia Island and the city of Rotorua.

30 Minute Off Road NZ 4WD Buggy Tours in Rotorua
Off Road 60 Minute 4WD Buggy Tours in Rotorua, NZ
Rotorua Adventure Combos

Half Hour Tour : $59 / $39


Learn the local Maori history of Rotorua’s sacred Spirit Mountain as well as enjoying the great views & surroundings. Our 30 minute off road tour is perfect for visitors who want to enjoy a great NZ off road experience with the family. Adults and children love our 4WD off road buggies as they carry you through NZ native bush on 100 year old logging & farm trails. Our buggies are child seat friendly so you can comfortably strap in your younger children, in their own seats! Suitable for ages 2 to 92!!

Adults $59.00 p.p.
Children are $39.00 p.p.

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1 Hour Tour : $89 / $49


The full Spirit Mountain 4WD buggy tour. This is by far our most popular off road 4WD buggy tour. Suited for families with older children or just a big group of ‘children at heart’ adults. During our tour, you will learn the local Maori history of Rotorua’s sacred Spirit Mountain, Mount Ngongotaha. Enjoy native NZ bush, bustling with fauna, birds and animals. At our highest lookout, at 2000 feet above sea level, you can stop and take in the most spectacular, breathtaking views Rotorua has to offer.

Adults $89.00 p.p.
Children $49.00 p.p.

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Buggy Pass : NORMAL RRP $164, NOW $149


The Adventure Playground are famous for their amazing combo deals. Our new NZ off road 4WD Buggy Experience  is no exceptions. Our buggy pass includes our popular 1 hour 4WD Buggy Tour after which you migrate to our custom built Rotorua Clay Bird Shooting range.

After a safety briefing from a qualified instructor, you’ll experience expert 1 on 1 coaching, a lot of hit clays and a heap of fun and excitement. We have to warn you, our Rotorua Clay Bird Shooting experience is extremely addictive, but we’ve got you covered. Extra boxes of shells are available. So grab yourselves an amazing NZ off road and Rotorua clay bird shooting experience.

Adults $149.00 p.p.
Extra box of 25 shells just $55.00 each

Please call 0800 782 396 or Contact Us to check availability.

Our New Spirit Mountain Combo Deal!

Experience the Mystical Charm of the Spirit Mountain

Our Spirit Mountain Combo is the fusion of people, land and journey. You will start at Mitai Maori Village where you can enjoy the rich and powerful cultural Maori evening performance including a traditional Hangi meal. View the sacred Fairy Spring and witness warriors dressed in traditional dress paddling an ancient canoe set in natural native bush.

Your journey continues during the day at Adventure Playground where you will experience the local Maori history of Rotorua’s sacred land on Mount Ngongotaha in our guided 4wd buggy tour. Follow ancient Maori warrior trails and reach the highest lookout in Rotorua. Learn about the mystical love story of the beautiful Hinemoa and Tutanekai while taking in the breathtaking views of Mokoia Island on Lake Rotorua and beyond.

  • 4WD Buggy & Maori Culture Experience
  • 1 Hour Scenic 4WD Buggy Experience
  • Mitai Maori Village Experience
  • Explore the ‘Spirit Mountain’
  • Enjoy an Introduction to Maori Culture
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