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Kaitiaki Adventures

Closed Now: 12:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
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Raft or Sledge the Kaituna River with Kaitiaki Adventures world class guides. Experience the unique blend of Maori culture and an adrenaline overload as you journey through steep bush clad canyons and over 14 awesome drops – including the 7m Tutea...more
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State Highway 30, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-350 1151
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

***Mt Tarawera Hike & Rafting*** I had the chance to go on the Mt Tarawera Hike with Nui and Justin. The drive up the mountain was as fun as the hike itself. The guides make you feel comfortable and are entertaining and knowledgeable. Running down...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I traveled with a tour group. This company picked us up and explained the gear, rafting rules, and other actions we needed to do while int he raft. These are level 5 rapid as explained to us. This was fun and I was NOT cold...More

Thank GrandTour816354
Reviewed 1 week ago

I rarely give ratings of five but Kaitiaki definitely deserves it. First of all they are very focused on the customer experience. Second, they provide a really great mix of experiences that allow you to mix adventures and cultural experiences. I hiked Mt. Terawera and...More

Thank pelicanswimmer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right from the moment we got on the pickup bus we knew that we in for one awesome experience. The staff are very friendly, passionate and above all else extremely skilled, which showed in the way they all looked after us. We were warned that...More

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spectacular scenery all seen up close and personal with a team of enthusiastic and professional guides. The Guides all know the history and science behind the eruptions as well as the traditional views of the area. This is a must for those of you who...More

Thank crispy_smith
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This was a thrill seekers dream. We had a blast. Right from the bus ride up, getting to know the guides, seeing them just love their job was great. The river was awesome.

Thank Lloyd C
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Definitely a must do when in rotorua! very affordable trip with great instructors. We tipped over when we dropped off the waterfall and made the experience even more crazy! would recommend to anybody looking for adventure

Thank U4444LAtom
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Had the best time on the river with our guide Harry! Although our team wasn’t the most coordinated #teamunco and we did flip out of the raft on the waterfall, We all had an awesome morning and would go back in a hot minute! The...More

Thank Naomi B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Best rafting trip I've ever done! Our guide Harry was awesome. It is such an incredible place and i would recommend to everyone.

Thank katiewright1101
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Rafting was sick! Definately worth going on this rafting adventure! Our guide Hamish was a weapon very friendly and knows what he's doing down to a tee! Thanks

Thank JaydenM55
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