Making the most of the natural features of Lake Tarawera with its crystal clear waters, abundant with Rainbow Trout, and the surrounding native New Zealand bush covered walks, The Landing Lake Tarawera offers a range of lakefront activities to suit every visitor to
The Landing offers various options and activities to explore the region including luxury cruises with Clearwater Cruises, fishing charters , water taxi services , self drive boats , and kayak tours . You will also find a general store for everyday essentials at The Landing.
The Landing Cafe offers a casual lakeside dining experience featuring the magnificent backdrop of Mt Tarawera towering above a beautiful sandy beach front.
The Landing Cafe is the perfect location to share a gourmet pizza and creative cuisine accompanied by a great range of New Zealand wines, beers and refreshments from our Garden Bar.
WEDDINGS & FUNCTIONS
Within a short distance from The Landing you will find the Tarawera Orchard where you can view early traditional Maori rock paintings and is also a beautiful venue for weddings and functions. This is a perfect location for large groups or individuals to enjoy the outdoors in this pristine environment. Take a stroll down a short track to the Te Wairoa stream mouth, known for its great early morning winter fly-fishing .
The area where The Landing is situated is rich in early New Zealand history, being the original departure point during the 19th Century for journeys to the famous Pink and White Terraces. Sadly, the terraces were destroyed during the massive eruption of Mount Tarawera on the 10th June 1886. The area was also home to the Maori village of Te Wairoa and the people of Te Arawa.
EXPERIENCE THE LANDING LAKE TARAWERA - Your Gateway to Adventure