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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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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
147 Fairy Springs Rd, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand

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Reviewed 26 May 2013

Fantastic 3 hour event. The guides were friendly, entertaining and knowledgeable. I felt extremely safe while I was challenging my own comfort zone. Perfect mix of information and activity. Definitely a must do in Rotarua.

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Reviewed 24 May 2013

Don't visit Rotorua and not take the opportunity to experience the Rotorua Canopy Tour. The staff are fantastic, and the experience was worth every cent. Thanks for a great day out.

2  Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 23 May 2013

If you're looking for an exhilarating experience in Rotorua, this is for you! Take heart, it is for all - the care and encouragement offered by the team builds the confidence of the most nervous flyers and challenges those whose courage is boundless! The guides...More

2  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 23 May 2013

took some visitors from out of town and it was fantastic. Staff were attentive and very safety conscious .

Thank Annie R
Reviewed 22 May 2013

The Rotorua Canopy Tour is excellent. A fun time as well as thrilling. It is suitable for all ages from 6yrs and gives you a nice challenge with heights without it being terrifying. We were looked after very well by two guides who made sure...More

Thank TopGuNZ
Reviewed 21 May 2013

This was my first time zip lining and to do it above beautiful landscapes, flying from one massive tree to another was electrifying. It almost gave you a sense of what its like to be a bird flying in the tree tops. The guides are...More

Thank Col E
Reviewed 21 May 2013

I did a canopy tour in another country and was reluctant to try this. To my surprise and delight, this tour was different and I would do it again. The staff was extremely helpful and the education about the forest, the enemies of the bird...More

Thank sw1170
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Very well organized activity in Rotorua. Staff was really helpful and made the time even more enjoyable. Track in the forest was little bit outside of the city but on the way the staff makes you feel included in the group. Much interesting information was...More

Thank Liisa P
Reviewed 18 May 2013

This was a great activity in Rotorua and one of our favorites in New Zealand. We saw some other zip lining options on our trip, and were so glad we did this in Rotorua. The forrest is beautiful and the zip lines were incredible. Felt...More

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 15 May 2013

Make sure you do this when visiting Rotorua. A fun and educational experience for all. Kudos to our awesome guides Brad and Shane who have one of the best jobs in the world. The zip lines are so much fun (esp backwards and upside down!!!)...More

Thank TerrinaF
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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!