Rangitaiki River Rafting in Rotorua - Grade 2

Meals included
Hotel pickup
Fitness level moderate
Intensity level moderate

Highlights & inclusions

Grade 2 Rangitaiki River rafting trip
Family-friendly experience
Spectacular scenery and waterfalls
Picnic-style lunch provided
Complimentary transfers from Rotorua
Suitable for active people

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Sat, Jun 15, 2024

What you can expect

Are you looking for a Rotorua rafting adventure with a mix of scenery and gentle rapids? The Grade 2 Rangitaiki river rafting is the perfect choice! Join River Rats Rotorua for an unforgettable journey down the lower Rangitaiki River, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and Grade 2 rolling rapids. Suitable for the whole family, aged five years and above!

River Rats Rotorua is renowned for providing top-notch rafting experiences, and the Grade 2 Rangitaiki river rafting trip is no exception. Whether you're a first-time rafter or travelling with the family, this activity promises excitement and fun for everyone. The professional River Rats Rotorua rafting guides will make you feel confident and safe as you navigate this section of the Rangitaiki River.

Rangitaiki River Rafting offers a blend of fun rapids and beautiful scenery, including native forest, gushing waterfalls and a dramatic rock gorge. As you start off from the base of Aniwhenua Falls, your guide will provide clear instructions on how to tackle the gentle rolling rapids, as well as providing informative and entertaining commentary along the way. During the tour, you will stop off to enjoy a delicious picnic-style lunch surrounded by this picturesque landscape.

Grade 2 Rangitaiki River Rafting with River Rats Rotorua is the ideal adventure for families, friends, or even corporate groups looking to bond and create lasting memories. Book your trip today and get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!


What you need to know

  • All safety equipment, including helmet, lifejacket, wetsuits, wetsuit booties, polar fleece top and spray jacket (weather dependent)
  • Complimentary transfers from central Rotorua
  • 90-minutes of white water rafting
  • Full training provided
  • Please allow 5.5 hours (including transfers) for this experience
  • You will spend approximately 90-minutes on-water rafting
  • This experience starts at the base of Aniwhenua Falls, 45 minutes from central Rotorua
Departure Location
  • This experience provides complimentary transfers from central Rotorua accommodation
  • If self-driving, meet at Murupara Motorcamp, 963 State Highway 38, Murupara
What To Bring
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
Additional Information
  • This tour is suitable for all active people 5 years and over
  • The recommended minimum weight limit is 20kg, maximum 125kg
  • It is essential that all customers contact the experience provider on the day before the trip to confirm departure. Rotorua Adventures reserves the right to cancel or amend any trip due to safety issues, weather, river or road conditions, or insufficient numbers
  • A minimum of 6 customers are required before the trip will proceed
  • You are required to bring a swimsuit and towel. All other specialist clothing will be supplied
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 24 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 24 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • The experience provider operates within strict safety guidelines, adventure activities by their nature involve a degree of risk
  • By partaking in these activities you agree to assume this risk and will be required to sign a waiver of liability

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