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Rotorua Canopy Tours

147 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
+64 7-343 1001
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Opened in August 2012. Explore the ancient forest of the Mamaku Plateau 10 minutes from Rotorua on New Zealand's only native forest zipline canopy tour. An incredible experience built and opened in 2012 this 3 hour eco adventure includes tree platforms up to 22 metres above the forest floor, 6 ziplines and 2 tree to tree swing bridges. In small groups of up to ten people you will be accompanied by two highly trained guides who will teach you about the rare New Zealand flora and fauna and the conservation efforts to protect them. Every plant and tree species you see, you will not see in any other country on earth!!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
147 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
+64 7-343 1001

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great experience with good tour guides who made it a lot more enjoyable with the humour. Very professional and informative. Beautiful forest to do it in. Thanks guys.

Thank Graham M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had such an amazing time with the Canopy Tours team. Our guides, Tanisha (spelling?) and Scott were funny, engaging and entertaining. The conservation side of the tour was really interesting, and of course the zip lines were super fun. I'll be visiting again next...More

Thank Gabriella A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After coming to Rotorua 2 years ago from Australia I thought I should head back to see this awesome crew when I first got into town and boy was I not disappointed!! Shane was supposed to have a day off but changed his roster so...More

Thank StaticAlert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got the chance to do canopy tours yesterday which is a great project. You go zip lining in the forest (such a beautiful forest) and at the same time you get to know about their conservation project. It's a great idea to put two...More

Thank Kajaey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a zip line with eco commentry - the forrest can be a bit cool - so use the jackets and head beanies - the tour is very well run - excellent equipment good family fun

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Canopy Tours not knowing exactly what to expect. I knew the zip lines were meant to be great, but the I has really please to discover that there is actually MUCH more to this place than just zipping around the forest on...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spend an afternoon in the Canopy with Scott and Chris, 2 professional hand keepers, from Canopy Tours. It was really amazing, the beautiful rain forest is something you have to see when you come by Rotorua.

Thank aNaoy
Reviewed 1 week ago

The guides are very good and they make your tour more enjoyable. They are always making fun and have everyone laughing. We will be getting our guests to enjoy Rotorua Canopy tours and recommending them also.

Thank paulgeerlings
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at canopy tours are really friendly and funny, they make it a great experience. It is so much fun and you get to see New Zealand before the people arrived. Although it is quite expensive a lot of the money goes to trap...More

Thank Emily O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rotorua Canopy Tours are running an incredible operation for a whole range of reasons; a few in particular. Firstly, they have engaged the services of some truly amazing staff members, providing an incredibly happy, fun and totally professional environment for guests. Starting with the wonderful,...More

Thank WildGuy1
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1 March 2017|
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Response from James F | Property representative |
Hi, It really doesn't matter to be honest although the first tour of the day when the forest is walking up is great and then you are finished to enjoy your rest of your day by mid morning! Also if you are coming in the... More
13 January 2017|
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Response from James F | Property representative |
Hi, As long as you are flexible with your time you will be fine waiting until you are in Rotorua in Mid June. The most popular times are morning and they book up earlier but in June there will always be availability at... More
Ralph S
14 March 2016|
Response from James F | Property representative |
24 hours in advance in April is wise - longer if you arn't flexible with dates. Dress warmly, it will be cool in early April as opposed to cold. Cheers and see you soon!