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Rotorua Canopy Tours

147 Fairy Springs Rd, Rotorua 3010, 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 Rd, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-343 1001

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Reviewed 27 March 2013

I did the zipline tour with my husband in March 2013. From the start it was a great experience. by the time we reached the bush we knew a little about each member on the trip ( max 10) the ziplines were a huge thrill,...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 26 March 2013

My mate Mark and I did the tour in early March 2013. It was so much fun, even the joke telling on the way to the forest. I would recommend this to just about everyone. The thrill of zooming down the flying foxes is amazing...More

Thank Axeman294
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Passionate and knowledgeable staff! Worth the money. It's very very unique experience you can't miss! I enjoyed every bit of it. I highly recommend this tour to everyone who loves New Zealand!

Thank Wisdommatters
Reviewed 25 March 2013

I done many adventure activities in NZ, but when I heard on the radio about this new tour in Rotorua set in a very rare piece of pristine native forest I just felt I had to do it. I brought my overseas visitor along and...More

Thank SuMaLe
Reviewed 24 March 2013

The tour was exciting and funny on the way however once in the forest it was breathtakingly beautiful. Definitely worth the small price for this once in a lifetime experience. The guides made it as sensational experience definitely one of the best things we have...More

Thank gavinkayla
Reviewed 21 March 2013

Really enjoyed this activity. I have done many activities in New Zealand and I have to say the Rotorua Canopy Tour is unique. Adrenalin, educational, safe and fun with the purpose of funding conservation of the struggling wildlife in the forest surrounding Rotorua. Highly recommend...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Wow! I was so impressed with this tour. Every minute was accounted for with a perfect mix of education about the native forest and fun flying through the trees! There is plenty of adrenaline to be had but I always felt safe, even high above...More

Thank 20sarahb
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Hard to imagine how this adventure could have been better. The friendly team were professional hosts. They shared their passion and knowledge for the pristine native bush with humour. They pay very close attention to safety and leave you free to enjoy the fun and...More

Thank Kate T
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Our family group included adventurous older people and a pregnant woman and all of us had a great time. The guides were very professional and entertaining. The tour is well set up and I thought all the equipment was well cared for and the safety...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2013

My wife and I had a great time and our guides were awesome. My wife is usually scared of heights and speed, but at the end she was up for more! Beautiful scenery, very friendly guides and you learn about the local ecosystem/ forest. Also...More

Thank 24GG
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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!