Tamaki Māori Village: Interactive Lunch Experience

Tamaki Māori Village: Interactive Lunch Experience

From US$ 73.18 per person

Enjoy an interactive lunch experience at the Tamaki Māori Village. Help to prepare a delicious feast and learn more about native culture and traditions with your hosts.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Enjoy a traditional Whakatau ceremony on arrival at the Tamaki Māori Village
  • Take part in an interactive lunch experience where you can help prepare a delicious feast
  • Explore the beautiful Tamaki forest
  • Learn more about traditional Māori culture and pastimes with your hosts
Full description
Upon arrival at the Tamaki Māori Village in the Tawa forest outside the city, enjoy a Whakatau welcome ceremony. Then, roll your sleeves up, roll your dough out and start helping to make your own Puku Burger. While lunch is being prepared, enjoy some Kōrero (conversation) with your friendly and knowledgeable Tamaki hosts. Once lunch is ready, tuck into a delicious feast of your Puku Burger, Horopito aioli, relishes, dressings, and salads. Enjoy a selection of Kawakawa hot and cold brew teas with your meal. Explore the forest and Tamaki Māori Village and learn more about traditional pastimes and activities. Feed the village tuna, identify the flora and fauna of the forest, unlock the cultural meanings of the carved houses, and enjoy the serenity and warmth of your surroundings.
  • Whakatau ceremony on arrival
  • Interactive lunch experience
  • Fried bread burger
  • Fries, Horopito aioli, relishes, dressings & salads
  • Kawakawa cold and hot brew tea
  • Storytelling and traditional pastimes
  • Transportation to Tamaki Maori Village
  • Alchohol from the bar (can be purchased separately)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Please meet at Tamaki Maori Village at 12:15 PM. Upon arrival, enter the village driveway and you will see a "carpark" sign. Please wait near your vehicle and your Tamaki Guide will meet and greet you.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • When completing your booking please be sure to choose a burger filling for each participant. The options are: Beef, Chicken, Halloumi or Vegan
  • Dietary requirements catered for on request, please advise when booking
  • This experience will take place rain or shine
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Product ID: 395060