The Original Kaituna Rafting Company !

Kaituna Cascades


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Welcome to the Original Kaituna Rafting company – operating since 1991.
Kaituna Cascades is stoked & humbled to be the # 1 rated rafting company in New Zealand on TripAdvisor. Located in an awesome sunny riverside location, we are the Rotorua rafting specialists offering river rafting trips on the Kaituna River (Okere River), Wairoa River & the Rangitaiki River. Join us for the best white water rafting in New Zealand, and one of the top things to do in Rotorua!
Looking forward to rafting with you and the crew – See you on the water
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LEVEL 2 – Means we are OPEN but with normal restrictions of social distancing; sanitizing, QR tracing at rafting base and masks around the base (not River)

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Number 1 Rafting company in NZ on Trip Advisor !!

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Best Location &
Closest to the river!!

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Original Company!!

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Eco Tourism!!

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The Best White Water Rafting in Rotorua, New Zealand!

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Whitewater river rafting in Rotorua is an experience you will never forget. The rapids are thrilling, and rafting down the world’s largest rafted waterfall is truly unforgettable.
Kaituna Cascades was the first rafting company to open up the Kaituna River, letting you experience the amazing, deep warm water canyons, and rafting the famous seven-metre tall Tutea Falls.We were established in 1991 and today is still locally owned and operated out of Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand.

Okere Falls Rafting

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Our rafting base in Okere Falls is in an awesome, sunny location, and is surrounded by a scenic reserve that backs right onto the shores of the Kaituna River. We are the closest and most accessible company to the river, making Kaituna Cascades the ideal choice for rafting in Okere Falls.
All our guides are handpicked, highly skilled professionals. They come from an extreme white water background either in kayaking or rafting. They have extensive experience of white water rafting in Rotorua.
We are a company of super friendly guides that strive to give you the safest & most entertaining trip on the river!
Our aim is to have FUN so come and join us for an EPIC, once in a lifetime experience.


Whatever your group we can take you on an epic rafting trip!

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