Highland Paradise: Cultural Show & Feast


Highland Paradise - “Drums of our Forefathers” - Sunset cultural show & feast

The Monday, Wednesday and Friday sunset cultural nights include hosted roundtrip transport, guides, village experience visit, tapu lifting, warrior welcome, a cocktail, a traditional Umu (underground oven) feast and a spectacular stage show telling the story of local peoples ancient heritage through singing, dancing and drumming.

The dancers, musicians, chefs, barmen and guides are all descendants of Ariki (High Chief) Tinomana and are proud to be part of the extended family which brings this mountain village back to life – for you!

Puaikura villagers are involved in all aspects of the Highland Paradise experience, as guides, dancers, drummers, warriors, weavers, carvers, cooks, medicinal experts and many more. Most are understudied by village children - a legacy for the future.

Guests are transported by coach from their accommodation in the late afternoon to Highland Paradise where an evening of utterly unique and truly authentic cultural entertainment and feasting awaits!

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Return Transfers, Cultural Village Visit, Island Feast, Cultural Dance show


Days: Monday, Wednesday & Friday

Times: 5:30pm - 9:30pm

Transfer Times: Pick ups from 05:15pm, Drop Offs from 9:45pm

Duration: 4hr 30 min (approx)

Prices and Payment

ALL Rates are in NZ Dollars & include local Taxes

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KA’ARA - “Drums of our Forefathers” - Sunset cultural show & feast

Adults $110 each,

Child $65 each (under 12 years)

Children under 6 years: Free

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