Mud Baths and White Water Rafting from Rotorua
Join the Original Kaituna Rafting Company for an unbeatable grade 5 white-water experience on one of New Zealand’s most exciting and beautiful rivers!
Experience the thrills and spills of the Mighty Kaituna River as we take on the world famous 7 metre Tutea Falls, the highest commercially rafted waterfall.
Together with your expert guide, your team will enjoy a 50 minute action packed ride down 14 epic rapids in a tight and twisting warm water jungle canyon.
This is a white water enthusiasts dream and is a must do for adrenaline junkies and 1st time rafters alike!
Then sink in to the naturally heated geothermal spas at Hell’s gate, renowned for their restorative properties. While you soak take the chance to admire the native flora around you, you’ll soon feel rejuvenated inside and out.
Hell’s Gate offers the only geothermal mud bath experience in New Zealand and has been a
treasured place of healing and revitalising for Māori for more than 800 years.
Hell’s Gate mud spa is a historic New Zealand experience. The healing properties of the geothermal
mud and sulphur mineral water have been used by local Māori for over 800 years. Soothe and clean
your skin by lathering it in our unique mud, before exfoliating and cleansing with a soak in the
*We recommend bringing an old pair of swimwear for the hot pool as the sulfur smell can be difficult to rinse out alternatively you can rent swimwear from Hell’s Gate for $5!