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Rangitaiki River White Water Rafting from Rotorua

5 Ratings
  • E-Ticket
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Day Trip
  • Group Tour
  • Pickup Service
  • 6 hr

Experience the thrill of white water rafting on the Rangitaiki River. Rapids are mostly grade 3 with one grade 4 rapid. The trip consists of fun bouncy rapids running through a beautiful river valley featuring stunning views of native and plantation forest.

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Murupara, Murupara, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island

The rapids require good team work from you but 15 - 20 minutes of training is given before the trip teaching all the required paddle and safety commands and practice is undertaken on flat water before launching into the rapids.

The trip is suitable for anyone who is physically active. There is around 15 minutes of flat water at about the mid point on the trip allowing time to relax, enjoy the scenery, chat with your guide and fellow rafters and even have a swim if you wish.

You will spend around 1hr 45 minutes on the water, all up you need to allow 3 1/ 2 to 4 hours or around 5 1/2 - 6 hours including Rotorua Transfers.

You'll be provided with:
• Safety Helmets
• Lifejackets
• Wetsuits
• Polar Fleece Tops (weather dependent)
• Spray jackets (weather dependent)
• Wetsuit Booties
• Food and Drink
• Hot Shower

Duration: 4 hours

Pass By: Mt. Tarawera, Tr, Rotorua New Zealand

If we pick you up in Rotorua we pass Mt Tarawera on the way out and will talk about the history of the Tarawera Eruption in 1886

Pass By: Kaingaroa Forest, New Zealand

If we pick you up in Rotorua we will travel out through the Kaingaroa Forest.