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“haruru falls”(22 reviews)
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Nature Cruise With Kayaking to Waterfalls designed for all age's & great value, Perfect for first timers & experienced kayakers. A Safe whitewater experience with lots of wildlife, Boat Cruise, Local history & Great photo opportunities. We cruise on...more
3 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia 0204, New Zealand
+64 21 266 3315
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What I saw as the advertisement of the activity and what I actually got was not the same. The water fall was no where like the picture that is advertised, and the kayak through the mangoes was not like the advertisement . It was my...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jodie s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the groups we sent to Ben returned raving about how informative and knowledgable he was, and how much they enjoyed kayaking through the waterfalls and mangoes. They loved the freedom. Ben was safety aware but also allowed a great deal of fun to be...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ben and Kelly took us out on a small boat to where the kayaks were moored and then we preceded to kayak (doubles) up the river to Haruru Falls. Kelly was very informative about the bird life and any other questions we asked on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mobile827458
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun for all the family. We were a party of 6 and booked in true kiwi style: last minute. We had a fab time with Ben and Kelly. Highly recommend the 4:00pm cruise because it isn't scorching hot but you still have the sun...More

1  Thank kiwiteam2017
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Curtis showed us some of the most beautiful islands. It was a very enjoyable day in good kayaks with a nice lunch, some walks and the possibility of snorkelling in a lagoon. A recommended active tour!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RichardLeah
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Tour was a fun way to see some interesting places and meet some new people. Staff were great fun and great tour guides too!

Thank charlottei7cruthers
Reviewed 22 November 2018

I went with Ben, our friendly, knowlegeable, skilled guide, and a small group on the boat up to the mouth of the river. I kayaked under mangroves, saw birds I'd never seen before, and learned how to paddle behind and through the waterfall. I'm looking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Canadian_Laurie
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We wanted a kayaking trip with a difference! This was amazing. A quick boat trip to the start in the river with various nuggets of local information from Ben, our guide, along the way. Then kayaking (and bird spotting) further up the river to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic afternoon kayaking. I'm a complete beginner but really felt comfortable. Guide Ben was was really informative and took some great photos. Ruby was helpful with a mix up on online booking and enabled me to take the trip. The waterfall was stunning and the...More

Thank Jafa654
Reviewed 13 October 2018

An excellent experience for a family with young children. My daughter is 4 years and a half old. Our whole family does not have kayaking experience. So we chose this activity. The trip is exploring a river and reach the haruru falls. The water is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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31 August 2018|
Response from jeffgI9493QF | Reviewed this property |
Cannot say as we were touring and stayed in Nelson. Ask the Company. Regards Jeff.
12 March 2017|
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Response from julieQ6900EF | Reviewed this property |
not at all. The weather is on a par with Sydney.
Chelsea B
18 December 2016|
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Response from Ruby S | Property representative |
Hi chelsea! Thanks for your inquiry. Sorry we are not able to provide a tour to the hole in the rock, it is safer to go out to it by boat as it does tend to get a lot of swell out that way.