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Rafting New Zealand

41 Ngawaka Place | Southern Lake Taupo, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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Tongariro River Family Fun White Water Rafting from Turangi
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Kia Ora and Welcome to Rafting New Zealand. A family run business established in 1991. We raft the best rivers, providing family fun rafting for ages 3 years and up all the way through to extreme whitewater action. With professional, fun, Kiwi guides, premier gear and facilities, Maori culture and an excellent safety record, book with us to experience the thrill of rafting, Aotearoa styles. Rafting NZ is NZ's most awarded rafting company.
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41 Ngawaka Place | Southern Lake Taupo, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They serve us hot choco half way on the boat and after shower I got hotdogs and a bottle of beer for nothing. The guide "literally" guided us with cheerful and concrete words and led the way well enough to get thrilled! I can't forget...More

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Luke B, Owner at Rafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Kia Ora, Thanks for leaving a great review - awesome to hear you loved the Hot Chocolate, Hot Dog and of course the Rafting! Thanks for choosing to raft with us also, Nga Mihi, Luke

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great experience. The staff is amazing, all the gear provided to keep us warm. Love the hot chocolate stop... Great fun don't need to worry about the cold...

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Luke B, Owner at Rafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Kia Ora Diana, Thanks for choosing to raft with us and for leaving a great review - awesome to hear you had a fantastic experience with us. Nga Mihi, Luke

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From start to finish the whole day was perfectly coordinated to keep it fun, exciting & so you know what you’re doing. Was skeptical about rafting in winter due to the cold but needn’t have worried as they kit you out in so many layers...More

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Kia Ora Rosie, Thanks for leaving a great review and for choosing to raft with us. Awesome to hear that you really enjoyed rafting with us and that Kyle was superb as your Guide. Nga Mihi, Luke

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