Take a trip down the river with New Zealand Discovery Tours and River Rats and experience the thrill of Whitewater rafting on the Kaituna River only 15 minutes from central Rotorua. Join in an adrenalin rush that takes you down the highest commercially rafted waterfall in the world. Fast and furious, this exhilarating ride moves you through foamy water and over the awesome seven metre drop.
Alternative routs are available with lower grading so you canenjoy spectacular scenery with cascading waterfalls tumbling into the river, beautiful forest views and sheer rock gorges clad in native bush. Ideal for families or those looking for a more relaxed rafting adventure, the Lower Rangitaiki Scenic trip offers gentle rolling rapids that never rise above Grade 2.
Tackle Tongariro River’s 65 rapids for an exciting rafting experience that you'll remember for only the very best reasonsThe Tongariro rapids are fun without being too terrifying, making this a great trip for everyone. No experience necessary. Enjoy this beautifully scenic river with its world-renowned crystal clear waters and abundance of Trout, frequently seen from the rafts.