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Rainbow Springs Lite Pass.

The perfect pass if you're short on time.

Purchase online and get 10% off your Day Pass!**

Guided Park Tour

Discover New Zealand's unique and fascinating wildlife and flora as you journey around our nature park.
Departing regularly, tours are approximately 40 minutes.

Taonga Experience

A special insight into the rich history behind our treasured artefacts and how Māori interacted with and conserved their natural world.
2.30pm daily, Rainbow Arena with additional 11.30am show during NZ school holidays.

Kiwi Burrow & Nocturnal House

Our interactive kiwi experience is a must! Stand in a human sized kiwi burrow, sit in a giant kiwi egg, and see real kiwi in action in our nocturnal house.

1x Big Splash ride

Rotorua’s legendary Big Splash water ride takes you on a nine-minute journey of discovery, with a thrilling big drop (and splash!) at the end.
One ride is included in your Lite Pass.

Interactive Playscapes & Water Play installations

Our fun and hands-on our Play! Activities are the perfect way for the little ones to learn about native species and experience what it's like to see like a Tuatara or hatch like a kiwi!

Short on time?

Lite Pass

$45 $41
Child (5-15 years)
$25 $23
Family (2 adults & up to 2 children)
$115 $104
Extra child (with Family)
$15 $14
Infant (0-4 years)
Senior (60+)*
Optional Add On:
Unlimited Big Splash
Children under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. *Student / Seniors Passes are not available for purchase online, proof is required on entry. **10% off offer is not valid for day of purchase and doesn't include Student/Senior passes

You can also book at the door, by phone on 0800 724 626, or email at

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Discover Rainbow Springs

There's new stuff popping up every day at Rainbow Springs

National Kiwi Hatchery Tour

See real conservation in action at the world's leading kiwi hatching centre. Tours are included in Essential and Ultimate Pass options.

Unlimited Big Splash rides!

Want to experience the splashing good thrill of our legendary log flume water ride again and again? Add unlimited Big Splash rides when you book online or ask one of friendly staff upon arrival.

Discover our fun Playscapes!

Hidden throughout the park are some exciting new Playscapes and Water Play areas that will teach you all about native species and conservation in a fun way! They're FREE with all Day Passes!

Taonga: Treasures of New Zealand

Learn the history behind our taonga (treasures) in this engaging and interactive experience. 2.30pm daily. Included in all Day Passes.