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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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
147 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
+64 7-343 1001

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Reviewed 2 weeks 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous experience for the whole family. I am not a fan of heights but the team of guys made it easy and fun for all. Felt safe the entire time and really enjoyed the ecological walk and work they are doing to preserve New Zealand's...More

Thank KenV-NZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 9 year old daughter had been wanting to do Canopy Tours for about 6 months and I am so glad we went. Our daughter and our 7 year old son had a fantastic time. To be honest there were parts where I was very...More

Thank billindact
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the best adventure ever. My husband is a real thrill seeker, whereas myself and my daughter were very nervous as we don't like heights but our guides Alice and Shannon were very reassuring and encouraging. The surrounding forest is stunning and the zip...More

Thank Raina1303
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my 11 year old son and he loved it!!! I'm more of a scary cat so I had my moments 😜 The guides were awesome! They provide us with extra jackets, hats, gloves anything you need to avoid the cold. Great experience...More

Thank cfvarios
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was incredible value for money. Our guides (Shannon & Jesse) were professional, and were passionate about the work they do. They were so much fun and knowledgeable. Highly recommended and will do again next time we are in the area. Keep up the wonderful...More

Thank leerundle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really fun way to discover and learn about the fauna and flora in the area. The two guides are really lovely, fun and knowledgeable, and very safety conscious. The spot is just gorgeous and the skylines are really fun. It is a bit short,...More

1  Thank leakulinowski
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly, knowledgeable and professional guides, great zips and an environmental plan worth supporting!

Thank Lukas L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fabulous afternoon adventure. Great for young and old, guides (Gary and Alice) made the tour so much fun and we learnt all about conservation as well!

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is just a great thing to do. Enough excitement to satisfy the adrenalin junky and yet not too scarey for the novice. So encouraging to know that this company is enthusiastically active at protecting and enhancing their environment. The guides were thoroughly professional and...More

Thank waitomobigbird
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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!