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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 15 September 2017 via mobile

By far the highlight of entire NZ trip! The staff were so friendly and funny, made for a really great tour. Couldn't recommend this more highly we had such a great time

Thank katarzyna w
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

What a fab two and a half hours! We were in the rain and our guides Shannon and Tanisha remained bubbly and didn't short change us despite their exposed hands being freezing! Thanks guys. We really loved our time with you.

Thank Carole P
Reviewed 12 September 2017

What an experience! Our group of 6 (8 in total on our tour) went on this awesome trip. Cannot fault it! Our guides were great at making us feel relaxed and safe at all times. I was very very scared at first but they made...More

Thank Kewa0632
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Alice & Josh were our amazing, patient, & entertaining guides. Everyone on our tour had a blast, including the acrophics!

Thank ishabacon
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I tried this out today for the first time and had so much fun. Really welcoming and friendly guides ensured we had plenty of laughs and everything was extremely safe and well organised. Such good fun and the conservation work and the...More

Thank carnie_bogan
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing and informative time with Scott and Shane ziplining through the tree tops (including lots of laughs)! We could not recommend this more highly for anyone visiting the area!

Thank roarmstrong
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great fun and we learned so much! Our guides were great at making us all comfortable, considering our different fear levels. What a great job these guys are doing!

Thank SchulzFamilyRocky
Reviewed 4 September 2017

With some trepidation I booked a family tour for the Fathers Day weekend. The weather was against us - raining all the way from Auckland to Rotorua. But it actually added to the experience. The rainforest in the rain was stunning. Our hosts Spencer and...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We had such a great time on this tour! It's easily the best zip lining tour I've ever done - the location, the zip lines, and the work this company and team is doing for the conservation in the area is just amazing! Our guides...More

Thank olakatherinep
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Such a great trip. New Zealand has stuning forests and this is one of the best ways to experience it. Ziplining through the tree tops. The crew at Rotorua Canopy Tours are super passionate about what they do and giving you the best experience possible....More

Thank Carli E
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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!