Rafting down the Wairoa River near Rotorua
Rafting down the Wairoa River near Rotorua
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  • Sport level
  • Spoken languages
    Spanish, Japanese, English
  • Duration
    2 hrs
  • Opening seasons:
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Activity description

The Wairoa River near Rotorua offers amazing class 5 rafting that can be done by almost anyone! Kaituna Cascades' crew will guide you on this thrilling trip!

Kaituna Cascade is the first rafting company established in the Kaituna. Their expertise guarantees you'll have tons of fun during an unbeatable class 5 white-water rafting descent in one of New Zealand's most awesome rivers! Also, Kaituna Cascades descents the whole of the river including the bottom three rapids and the lower waterfall!

Get ready to experience the mighty Wairoa River in an adrenaline inducing-rafting descent you'll remember forever! The Wairoa River is known as one of the best whitewater rivers in New Zealand, with class 5 rapids.

The rapids in the Wairoa has such impressive rapids that have been baptized; Mothers Nightmare, for example, has a class 4 rock garden, closely followed by a tight 2-meter drop. The Rollercoaster includes the aptly named Devils Cauldron and the breathtaking Bottom Drop. Finally, The Waterfall has a 3-meter drop into a pool that will make you scream your lungs out!

Before heading back, you'll have a tasty lunch! This rafting trip is available to anyone. Before heading on, you'll have a complete safety briefing and a highly experienced guide so you can stay safe!

minimum 13 y/o
Cancellation policy: 
strict1) Cancellation 30 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are automatically refunded the full activity price

2) Cancellation between 30 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund

3) 10 days or later, prior to the agreed activity starting date, are considered last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
Offer Description

- Total time: 2 hours
- Class 5 rapids

Activity requirements

All participants must be able to swim. Minors must have authorization from their parents.

Special terms

Please get in touch with your provider after booking to arrange your pick up.

  • All necessary equipment
  • Pick up service
Do not forget to bring
Do not forget to bring
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunscreen
  • Bottled water and snacks
Meeting point
Kaituna Cascades: 18 Okere Falls Road, Okere Falls, Rotorua Get directions
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