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Rotorua White Water Rafting | Kaituna River

Rotorua, New Zealand

Experience Kaituna River rafting on this New Zealand white water rafting adventure, complete with free photos

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Duration3 Hours
Start & End Time
Start & End TimeVarious
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Pick-Up & Drop-OffIncluded
Minimum Age
Minimum Age13+
Fitness Level
Fitness LevelIntermediate

Rotorua White Water Rafting | Kaituna River Highlights

  • Get up to 10% cash back per person when you book with us!

  • Free photo package valued at $35 included (approx 25 photos)

  • Locally owned and operated

  • Grade 5 adrenaline-fuelled rafting

  • Tackle 14 incredible rapids and 3 waterfalls

  • Raft the world's highest commercially rafted 7m waterfall - Tutea Falls

  • Complimentary transportation to and from accommodation 

  • All rafting gear supplied: Wetsuit, booties, fleece jumper, splash jacket, personal flotation device (PFD), helmet + gloves

  • Feel good factor: Stop at sacred Maori sights + gain an insight into Maori culture

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the minimum age for rafting?

The minimum age for rafting is 13 years old.

You will get to spend up to 1 hour on water. Overall, you need to allocate approx. 4 hours including transport, safety briefing, getting ready for rafting, instructions and getting back to your accommodation.

No, not at all. The Operator will give all the training required and will assist you throughout the trip.

A courtesy shuttle to and from central Rotorua accommodation and the Rotorua Information Centre is available.

If you prefer to drive, the tour departs from: 1135 Te Ngae Road, RD4 Tikitere, Rotorua.


In the summer months from October to March, you can expect water temps ranging from 17 to 22 degrees, while in the winter months (April to September) expect 11 to 16 degrees.

You will also be provided with a wetsuit and fleece jumper to ensure you're kept as warm as possible during the tour.

Please bring:

  • Swimsuit
  • Towel


The following is provided by The Operator:

  • Wetsuit

  • Booties

  • Fleece jumper

  • Splash jacket

  • Personal flotation device (PFD)

  • Helmet and gloves

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Pickup Locations

    • Abundance Bed & Breakfast
    • Accolade Lodge
    • Ace Motorlodge
    • All Seasons Holiday Park
    • Alpin Motel

Tour Operator

Kaitiaki Adventures
1135 Te Ngae Road, Tikitere, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand