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Rangitaiki River White Water Rafting from Rotorua

North Island, New Zealand
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6 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

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.

What's Included

  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All necessary equipment
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

What To Expect

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

The Location

Where To Go

Murupara Motor Camp, Murupara 3079, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
Complimentary transfers from our head office at Rotorua Airport at 10.00am, central Rotorua commercial accommodation at around 10.30am or meet at the Murupara Motorcamp at

Departure time

11:30 AM


North Island, New Zealand

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (5)

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We initially booked the grade...

Richard A | Mar 2016

We initially booked the grade 3/4 rafting tour but not enough people signed up. We decided to try the grade 5 rafting experience which was shorter but includes a 7 meter falls. Our guide was Cody and he did a great job guiding four people in their

Absolutely fantastic!!! Loved it!! ...

Anonymous | May 2010

Absolutely fantastic!!! Loved it!! However, we were changed to the Grade 5 Kaituna river because the water level was too low on the trip we booked...I suggest booking the Kaituna river with the 21ft waterfall - you will not regret it!!

This was the best! That...

Anonymous | Mar 2010

This was the best! That river can move! We were very disappointed in our lunch. How can you serve juice to paying customers when it has expired?

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please bring swim wear and a towel
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

North Island

Rangitaiki River White Water Rafting from Rotorua

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