Kaituna River RaftingThe Best Rafting In New Zealand!
Located in Rotorua, New Zealand 95
A 50 minute action packed ride down 14 epic rapids
and the worlds highest rafted waterfall!
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!
No prior experience is necessary as you will be given full and comprehensive training.
All you need is a reasonable level of fitness, a sense of fun and adventure, swimwear and a towel.
Come Join us and our awesome crew!
Check in TimeDaily at 9am, 11:45am and 2.30pm. (We also offer a 4:30pm tour in the summer months - self drive only!)
DurationA 50 minute action packed ride down 14 epic rapids and the worlds highest rafted waterfall. Allow 2 hours in total.
Location18 Okere Falls Road, Okere Falls 3074, Rotorua, New Zealand. Our base is located on the banks of the Kaituna River and there are no long bus rides or waiting around in wet suits! Arrive early and take a stroll down the beautiful Okere Falls Scenic Reserve walking track. With multiple viewing platforms of the river, and its many waterfalls, it’s the perfect pre-rafting activity!
AvailabilityAll year! - Warm water in the summer and cooler in the winter (more gear provided).
ConditionsGrade 5 rafting trip 13+ years - Grade 3 option available for 10 - 12 year olds at $50pp please email or call to arrange this. NOT SUITABLE FOR PREGNANT WOMEN. Recommended maximum weight is 140kgs - must be fit and healthy.
What to bringSwimwear, Shorts, Towel & a sense of adventure! We are GoPro friendly. Feel free to bring yours along. Please bring a chest harness.
We provideThe best guides on the river, custom built rafts, wetsuits, helmets, lifejackets, paddles, fleece tops, wetsuit booties and splash jackets.
Price IncludesIncludes free shuttle to and from Rotorua - Bookings essential.
Minimum NumbersNo Minimum