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“Original Canopy Tours”

Rotorua Canopy Tours
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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 tours. 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!! There are two unique eco-tour experiences to choose from - the award winning 3 hour Original Canopy Tour built and opened in 2012 includes tree platforms up to 22 metres above the forest floor, 6 ziplines and 2 tree to tree swing bridges. The 3.5 hour Ultimate Canopy Tour is even longer, faster and more spectacular featuring a suspended cliff walkway, 1.2km of ziplines (the longest is 400m!), swing bridges, a controlled descent and an incredible spiral staircase.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant way to celebrate my 50th! My whole family had a blast not only in the trees but on the ground too. Big ups to our fabulous tour guides Anita and Chris who looked after us superbly with loads of laughs along the way.

Thank Quest821193
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James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy 50th! What an awesome way to celebrate ziplining through native forest. I will pass on your thanks to Anita and Kris. Maybe we will see you out on the Ultimate Canopy Tour for your 51st birthday??

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic tour and the ‘local history’ on the wildlife and issues surrounding introduced species (from Australia) was mind blowing. Safety was paramount and the activity caters for all ages.

Thank SharkyQ
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James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Awesome to hear you enjoyed your time out on tour - it's great to learn about whats happening in our native forests right? Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review.

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