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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 11 March 2013

I recently did this tour as it combined my love of adventure with my love of the environment. As an eco tour, you learn about how they are working to preserve and improve the native bush, and a portion of your tour cost goes to...More

Thank Jen V
Reviewed 11 March 2013

Not only was this an amazing experience ziplining through the tree tops and marveling at the scenery below your feet, but the tracks that you walk through the bush really do show off just how naturally beautiful New Zealand is. Steph and Dan were amazing...More

Thank Jordan G
Reviewed 11 March 2013

I had a great time on the tour even though I went by myself - I knew a bit about the tour as other family members had done it previously and I had seen clips on U tube, but it is definitely something to experience...More

Thank Norm W
Reviewed 9 March 2013

Rotorua Canopy Tours is a "MUST DO", if you don't have it on your "Bucket List" well put it on. Whether your scared of heights or not you will have the time of your life as we did. My brother Inlaw who is scared of...More

Thank FoodNTravel64
Reviewed 8 March 2013

My wife and I had a morning trip booked with Rotorua Canopy Tours. Neither of us have done anything like this but from the start our guides (Gary & Georgie) were very professional and put us at ease. Secure storage is available at the office...More

Thank RogueOwl
Reviewed 6 March 2013

Had a fun afternoon with Rotorua Canopy Tours. The guides (Michelle and Alex) were fantastic and made us all feel at home straight away. Safety is obviously a huge priority and despite not being totally comfortable with heights, I was never worried. As well as...More

Thank KathyMac2013
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Had a great experience with Brad and Shane guiding us through the canopies. It was educational as well as a lot of fun. My wife and I were lucky enough to be the only ones on the three hour tour so we got special attention...More

Thank NickM992
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Pro's - Very professionally run with a strong emphasis on safety...!!! A trip into true New Zealand virgin forest. A strong emphasis on conservation - while having fun. Our guides Dan and Elsy had everyone at ease within minutes - and my height phobic wife...More

Thank AotearoaExpat
Reviewed 4 March 2013

With 2 of our 4 hesitant about heights we were thinking we were crazy for booking this. This was our Valentine's Day gift to all of us and it ended up being the best activity we did in New Zealand. The entire outfit was professional,...More

Thank Darcie51
Reviewed 1 March 2013

I always wanted to do zip lining and decided New Zealand was the place to do it. The experience was wonderful. I felt very safe and the guides were great, full of information about the plants and animals of New Zealand. I didn't want the...More

Thank Baxter53
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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!