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Rangitata Rafts

Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Feel the thrill of rafting one of New Zealand’s most scenic and exciting stretches of white water in the heart of the South Island. With no crowds and no rush you will have time to enjoy every aspect; spectacular scenery, rafting action with our...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Rd 20, Christchurch 7990, New Zealand
+64 3-696 3735
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the afternoon tour via bookme, but due to lack of bookings were were offered to join the morning tour (8am), which we gladly chose. This was a unique experience - excitement and thrill is guaranteed! We took some grade 2 to 3 parts...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JuliaB6767
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had such an awesome time. Great guides who made us feel so safe at every step. Would recommend to anyone and will definitely go back!!! Thanks.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clairetu
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to Rangitata Rafts today for our Christmas party- and it would have to be the best Christmas event I have been to. The staff were amazing, the scenery spectacular and the rafting was awesome. Thanks to Rangitata Rafts for an amazing day. You...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travel2008Sydney
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were 3 friends and chose Rangitata Rafts for Rafting. It's cheaper to do it on the Rangitatat than in Queenstown. But it wasn't less fun! The team was friendly and professional and as it was a cloudy day, rafting was the perfect outdoor experience...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Reisekonsti
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great day out for the team of 20 or so instead of the normal Christmas function! Boys loved it so much they want to do again next year! Collection and drop off, lunch at the Peel Forest cafe and then BBQ after satisfied all!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GlendaB351
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These folks are pro all the way....top notch exceptional experience! Go with their program and enjoy more fun than you can possibly imagine! The absolute best there is to be had in Kiwiland...this event is surely the highlight of my trip...so far..... many thanks Dino,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John L
RangitataRafts, General Manager at Rangitata Rafts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you had such a good time! Rangitata Rafts Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just brilliant. Outstanding countryside awesome crew (loved our instructor Army) who made it safe gave us confidence and gave us one heck of a time. BBQ to finish with a look at those photos! Brilliant and highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Plimmers129
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyable, deano was a great guide, rafting was progressive finishing with two impressive grade 5 rapids, but lots of time to find your feat in the raft on the way. terrible weather but good kit kept us warm. Lovely hot shower and BBQ after.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank E834PRthomasd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time rafting through rapids from grade 1 to 5. Thanks to Matt’s expert guiding our raft got through the challenging grade 5 rapids without anyone falling out (none of us had done much rafting before)! Matt was full of enthusiasm from...More

Thank tlcphan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super impressed of how organized this company is and how great their team works together! Every member was very friendly and helpful. This is my second time rafting and it was so nice that they provided all the gear for you. We had James as...More

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17 January 2017|
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Response from RangitataRafts | Property representative |
Hi, we have really good directions on our website, otherwise feel free to give us a call.