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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 12 July 2017

Don't want to spoil the experience by giving away why this tour is not like any other I have been on...... Work social trip, great fun.... Jesse & Cam used all their tricks to make this a very enjoyable time. You will also learn &...More

Thank BrettandTessa
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Really loved this. The guides were welcoming and friendly and did everything to ensure I was comfortable and ready every step of the way. Thank you!

Thank Daniela M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The crew that took us were so lively and fun. They made me feel less nervous about flying through the air. They educated us about the birds and plants and I learned so much! Their conservation efforts are amazing and this is an amazing company.

Thank KasineeG
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The guides are super enthusiastic and friendly and they truly make this an experience. The ziplining was great, but the team also had some great forest facts and taught the group about the their conservation efforts which was so great to learn! Loved it- and...More

Thank Kat D
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had an incredible experience from start of day through finish. The zip lines were fantastic and the rejuvenating forest outstanding. The guides were entertaining and clearly passionate about getting the forest predator free. My boys had a great time as did I. Great for...More

Thank Gareth M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is an amazing attraction, loved ever minute, I went with a group, and one guy was 93 yr. he had no trouble. Great guys that took us, safety was there no one thing, with good knowledge about the environment,

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This was great fun, educative and beautiful. Our guides were outstanding (thank you Jesse and Shannon) and made this both interesting and amusing. Would recommend to people of all ages!

Thank steveco2015
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We had a cracking time with Ariel and Gary during our canopy tour in April to celebrate my 30th birthday. Both guides were professional, friendly and hilarious, and really helped us to feel at ease! They were also very knowledgeable about conservation and the work...More

Thank chick-pea-222
Reviewed 6 July 2017

It was FUN! The walk through the forest; the knowledge about the NZ forest that we learned along the way, the moment that we had a rest on the tree top platform, and of course the amazing lines among the big green trees! The guides...More

Thank jojocity
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is the 2nd time I've taken to the forest to go zip lining with the Canopy Tours team and it was just as good as the 1st time around. Fun and friendly guides who always have their eye on safety, a great range of...More

Thank Kylie H
James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kylie! Thanks so much for coming back to seeing us again and for your fantastic review! It's great to see returning customers - I hope you noticed an improvement to the condition of the forest from your first trip? We've got some new and...More

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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!