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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
+64 7-343 1001

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We loved the trip. Lots of fun. Shannon and Luke were excellent guides and learnt a lot about the conservation effort.

Thank 873rachel
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was my first time Zip lining and what a fabulous experience. The crew of Chris, Bec and Liv made for a fantastic time with lots of laughter. And what better location than high up in the tree canopy in Rotoura New Zealand. The experience...More

Thank SheilaM L
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This was the highlight of our tour - BY FAR!!! The tour itself was great - very scenic and the zip lines were heaps of fun (although potentially a little scary for some people....). But the highlight for me was the guides that came with...More

Thank rushing-man
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The ziplining through the forest is so much fun. You're about 15-20 metres above ground as you traverse from tree to tree. The guides are really knowledgeable, and safety conscious. The company has done a great job on ridding the bush of pests, so now...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Awesome, amazing, breath-taking experience! We enjoyed every minute of this as a family of four of varying ages and levels of physical fitness abilities. We always felt safe and secure and our two Guides, the two Scott’s, made this such a fun and informative experience....More

Thank Nicki I
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This was the highlight of our visit to Rotorua - the crew were knowledgeable; experienced and humorous The ziplining experience was simply awesome The facts that were shared regarding bird conservation were humbling and at all times we felt safe, secure and filled with confidence...More

Thank Lidiaelle
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I went on the 745am tour with the 2 Scott's. Both the Scott's we're funny and informative. It was really cool to be able to hand feed the birds on the way to the first zip line. Safety is paramount with operations...More

Thank 5KiwisinOz
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I travelled on the North Island for two weeks with my family, and this tour was a highlight. While the zip lining was awesome, the interpretation was great as well (which I tend not to enjoy on tours). Scott and Alice were great and enthusiastic,...More

Thank JimCurtis70
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Its a must do if you have the time........I know it will get the addreniline goin for those who love the views above the trees.

Thank Dmnativ
James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi! From your photo, it looks like you visited Redwoods Treewalk, not Rotorua Canopy Tours. You might like to change your view to their listing on Trip Advisor. https://www.tripadvisor.co.nz/Attraction_Review-g255111-d9723526-Reviews-Redwoods_Treewalk-Rotorua_Rotorua_District_Bay_of_Plenty_Region_North_Island.html We hope you enjoyed your time here in Rotorua! The team at Rotorua Canopy Tours

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I have been extremely afraid of heights since I was 4, and after family and colleagues voted Canopy Tours their best day out, I decided it was time I put my big girl pants on and got over the heights thing. The guides were wonderful-...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!