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Kaituna River Rafting Adventure

by River Rats Rafting & Adventures
per traveller Price is NZ$109
Duration: 2h 30m+ Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

  • Adrenaline-pumping rafting ride over thrilling rapids

  • Spectacular 7-metre (23-foot) drop off Tutea Falls

  • Half day full of excitement & adventure at Kaituna River

  • Scenic landscapes & steep gorges

  • Opportunity to purchase photographs of your adventure

Highlights

  • Adrenaline-pumping rafting ride over thrilling rapids

  • Spectacular 7-metre (23-foot) drop off Tutea Falls

  • Half day full of excitement & adventure at Kaituna River

  • Scenic landscapes & steep gorges

  • Opportunity to purchase photographs of your adventure

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12:30 PM, Kaituna River Rafting Experience in English

Duration 2h 30m

Live Commentary in English.

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Total price is NZ$109, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

3:30 PM, Kaituna River Rafting Experience in English

Duration 2h 30m

Live Commentary in English.

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9:00 AM, Kaituna River Rafting Experience in English

Duration 3h

Live Commentary in English.

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Kaituna River Rafting Adventure

Activity Location

Kaituna River

Te Puke

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Rotorua City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Rotorua

  • Kaituna River Base

    Rotorua Airport, Hangar 14s 837 Te Ngae Rd

    Rotorua 3074


Description

Enjoy the thrills of white-water rafting with an exhilarating ride along the Kaituna River, including rafting the spectacular Tutea Falls – the highest commercially-rafted waterfall in the world.

Be picked up from your hotel, sit back and relax as you travel to the Kaituna River in the Bay of Plenty region. Upon your arrival, a team of professionals greets you and gives a brief training session teaching paddle techniques and providing safety information.

Next, put on your rafting equipment and prepare yourself for a pulse-pounding white-water adventure on the Grade 5 rapids of Kaituna River. Enjoy 50 minutes of thrilling rides through foamy water and over a total of 3 spectacular waterfalls among the Kaituna River's 14 rapids.

Practice rafting over two smaller waterfalls before attacking the spectacular 7-metre (23-foot) drop of Tutea Falls, the highest commercially-rafted waterfall in the world.

When the rafting trip ends, you can view and purchase professional photographs of your experience before returning to Rotorua.


Inclusions

  • Rafting experience on Kaituna (Okere) River

  • Life jacket, wetsuit and helmet rental

  • Pick-up and drop-off at your Rotorua hotel

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Photographs


Know Before You Book

  • You must be aged 13 or older to participate in the entire trip.

  • Participants aged 16 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

  • If you have back, neck, lower back, joint or muscular problems, you should carefully consider whether or not to participate.

  • If you are pregnant you should not take part.

  • You must weigh between 6 stone 4 pounds and 19 stone 9 pounds (40-125 kg).


Kaituna River Rafting Adventure ratings based on 5 Verified Reviews

Expedia-Verified Reviews

4.6 out of 5

5/5 24 Sep. 2019

Wow! The guides were amazing, funny and informative! The whole tour was very we’ll organized. I highly recommend River Rats!

5/5 14 Feb. 2019

This was amazing. River Rats Staff was fun, entertaining and excellent. River and trip was the experience of a lifetime. These guys are the absolute best.

5/5 27 Dec. 2018

Amazing time to be had for all, meeting new people who have a really pleasant attitude towards the experience. The guides are absolutely amazing to meet and banter with. Will come again for the other White water rafting experiences (got me hooked and its only my first time White Water Rafting). Thanks again!!!!