Lake Rotoiti is the location of the ancestral lands of Ngati Pikiao, hapu of the Te Arawa tribe. The significance of this area lies in its important historic and scenic values.
Tiua, the yacht
Tiua is a beautifully appointed 53ft sailing catamaran. A very stable platform on which to enjoy a relaxing cruise on Lake Rotoiti hosted by the friendly, professional Pure Cruise Crew.
Scenic Bays & Secluded Coves
Lake Rotoiti is blessed with some of the most picturesque scenery in the Northern Lakes area. Lush native bush, geothermal activity and golden sandy coves abound.
Sailing on Lake Rotoiti
If you enjoy relaxing and going with the flow then Pure Cruise is for you. But if you’re keen to be a bit more hands-on then, take the helm, grind that winch… you’re welcome to help us sail Tuia.
Geothermal, Cultural and more
There’s plenty to experience on a Pure Cruise around Lake Rotoiti. Popular activities include Trout fishing, soaking in mineral hot pools, swimming, visiting Maori villages, glow-worm caves, scenic bush walks, barbecues in secluded bays…
A Luxury Experience
Your time with us aboard Tuia will be a truly memorable, luxurious experience. Enjoy fine local cuisine and a selection of New Zealand wines and beers. You can even add to the fun with a floatplane or helicopter, arrival or departure – Why not?