Skyline Rotorua is a must-do attraction for the family! Located only minutes from central Rotorua your journey will begin with a ride in our eight-seater gondola cabins as you journey to the top complex that overlooks Rotorua. From here you can choose luging on one of our three scenic tracks, eating at the Food Market Kitchen that offers many tasty cafe items, enjoy lunch or dinner at the Skyline Buffet Restaurant, take a stroll on the walking tracks, be thrilled and exhilarated riding the Skyswing or take a ride in Skyvue’s 4D motion theatre. There is so much to choose from and great combination packages on offer that make it all easy. Come on kids – get Mum and Dad together and enjoy a fun day out!
Jump on-board one of our eight-seater Gondola cabins and experience Rotorua’s most spectacular views! Skyline Rotorua’s 900 metre long Doppelmayr cableway system will transport you and your friends on a gentle, scenic ride up to the Skyline Rotorua complex. On arrival at Skyline Rotorua Gondola, relax and take in the 180 degree panorama, take a walk on the nature trails or choose from one of the exciting Rotorua activity options on offer - such as Luge, the Skyswing or Skyvue 4D motion theatre.
Before your return Gondola ride, be sure to stop in at the Food Market Kitchen, our marketplace style cafe or the Restaurant & Bar for lunch or dinner.
Skyline Luge is a fun, fast-paced family activity that all ages will enjoy! Part go-cart, part toboggan, the Rotorua Luge offers a truly unique outdoor experience that should be on your list of things to do in Rotorua. Found in the heart of New Zealand's scenic volcanic wonderland, this is where the Luging adventure all began in 1985. Rotorua Luge has three tracks of differing skill levels winding through beautiful forest.
Once you reach the Skyline Rotorua complex, select from one of the three exciting Luge trails. Take off downhill on your luge through twists and turns, with a backdrop of dramatic scenery and Redwood forest. Once at the bottom, ride the scenic chairlift back to the top of the track.
Don't miss out on one of the most popular Rotorua attractions! Check out more information on the Rotorua Luge Tracks here.
A unique dining experience - we know you'll enjoy our restaurant, it’s been a favourite with locals for over 25 years! This restaurant will provide you with magnificent panoramic views of Rotorua and surrounds, and a delicious array of fresh buffet style dishes and our succulent grill menu. Enjoy the best of New Zealand and International cuisine for lunch or dinner at the Skyline Rotorua Buffet and Grill restaurant. Based at the top of the Gondola, the best views of Lake Rotorua, Mount Tarawera, and the city are what to expect when you dine with us. For further information on dinning and restaurant packages click here.
Food Market Kitchen
Experience our tasty food with all your senses in our new food market place. Feel, hear, see, smell and taste our wide range of high quality dishes and beverages, while enjoying breath taking views. The freshness of the ingredients and quality of offering helps you feel as if you are eating in a marketplace. Our friendly and casual cafe atmosphere makes your dining experience even better! We serve the best of international and kiwiana cuisine, with everything from gourmet pies and bakery food, to pizza, fish and chips, tandoori, crepes, deli selections, ice cream and great coffee!
Volcanic Hills Winery & Tasting Room
Enjoy a wine tasting experience in this beautiful venue overlooking Rotorua city and lake before your dining experience. Then join us in the Skyline restaurant for a delicious meal where we will match your cuisine to the appropriate Volcanic Hills wines.
Why not take a stroll on our scenic Rotorua walking track, view exotic and native plantings around the complex and take advantage of fantastic views and seating areas. There are information signs telling the story of Rotorua and Skyline Rotorua.
Your chance to swing high above Rotorua! The Skyswing is a thrilling and exhilarating ride, 50 metres above ground level and reaching speeds of up to 120kph. Enjoy spectacular views of Rotorua city and the surrounding lakes, secure in your specially designed safety harness. Check out our Skyswing combo packages here.
Jump aboard the most exciting 4D ride of the planet! A world's first showing at the top of the Gondola at Skyline Rotorua. Skyvue has 4D – 3D – 2D rides showing every 30 minutes, 7 Days a week. 4D Motion Theatre suitable for all ages.
Jelly Bean Shop
We have teamed up with the world famous Jelly Belly gourmet jelly bean company to create a stop which will excite your sweet tooth! Located at the top of the Gondola, the store has around 100 different scrumptious flavours of jelly beans, with an entire wall of Pick 'n Mix beans to choose from. The jelly bean art gallery and the incredibly fun Bean Boozled winning wheel are just a few reasons to come and visit.
Providing another transport option there are a variety of flights and prices available. HeliPro Helicopters has 30 years experience and uses a 6 seater helicopter. In flight commentaries are provided.