The Tongariro white water is regarded as one of New Zealand's best half-day white water rafting adventures. Raft over 50 exciting rapids, through a beautiful volcanic gorge. Explore a hidden waterfall (jump optional, weather permitting) and enjoy some hot chocolate and chocolate candy on the river. Afterwards, refuel with your complimentary River Dog (hot dog) and cold beer/soda or hot mulled wine. Trips depart daily and year round, complimentary pickup from Taupo is available.
• 4 hours
Maori Rock Carvings PackageOur Great Lake Taupo Mountain Bike and Kayak Package is without a doubt the best way to experience the spectacular scenery by bike from the Great Lake Trail, and view the amazing Maori Rock Carvings at Mine Bay by water. You will meet us at our base in Acacia Bay, where we will load your bike then set off by road to Kinloch to ride the W2K (Kinloch to Whakaipo Bay) section of the Great Lake Trail. Your ride will take approximately 2 - 2.5 hours, ending at the beautiful Whakaipo Bay where you gourmet lunch awaits you. After lunch, you will head down to the crystal clear waters of Lake Taupo to begin your kayak trip to the famous Maori Rock Carvings at Mine Bay. Allow up to 8 hours for this trip.
• 8 hours
Then… Are you built for it? Can you hack it? 47 metres high and no turning back...The North Island's most popular bungy jump is a real blast. Jump from the unique cantilever platform projects out from the cliff-top, above the inviting waters of the Waikato River below.
• 5 hours
Rapid after rapid, after rapid… There’s nothing more refreshing than a splash in the face, and nothing more pure than the pristine waters of the mighty Tongariro River. Raft over 50 rapids with New Zealand’s best rafting company, as you take in awe-inspiring views on this once-in-a-lifetime ‘must do’ kiwi adventure.
• 5 hours
Experience the heights and depths of Tongariro. When it comes to the central North Island of New Zealand, there are two world-famous activities to do and they just so happen to be in the same place, Turangi.
• 2 days
Taupo is such a magnificent area, the lake itself is the size of Singapore and at either end of it rest spectacular adventures to ensure you’re not only on the edge of your seat, but also get time to take in the contrast of the area, from native untouched bush and pristine water to a bustling township.
• 6 hours
Let’s start with the Tongariro River, a Grade 3 river that is world-famous for it’s awesome rapids, it’s beautiful scenery and its incredible history. And there is no better way to experience the mighty Tongariro river than with New Zealand’s best rafting company, Rafting New Zealand. 14kms and over 50 rapids of excitement and adrenaline, no wonder it’s considered a New Zealand ‘must do’ for any tourist or group.
• 8 hours
This is Taupo’s take on Surf-and-turf. Ride the 50+ Grade 3 Rapids of the mighty Tongariro River as it weaves through an awe-inspiring Volcanic gorge formed from thousands of years of lava flow, only to now be populated with New Zealand’s most pure and cleanest waters and rafted by New Zealand’s best Rafting company, Rafting New Zealand.
• 1 day
Splash, crash and laugh with the best 3-hour adventure for families with younger children. Professionally guided and completely outfitted, spend up to 1.75-hours on the river rafting through 20-plus exciting but safe grade two rapids. Visit the National Trout Centre and feed the fish, enjoy hot chocolate and chocolate, swim in the pools and experience the beautiful Tongariro River. Back at base enjoy a hot shower followed by complimentary cold refreshments and a river dog (hot dog) while watching your trips photo's.
• 3 hours
Are you built for it? Can you hack it? 47 metres high and no turning back...The North Island's most popular bungy jump is a real blast. Jump from the unique cantilever platform projects out from the cliff-top, above the inviting waters of the Waikato River below. Truly incredible!
• 5 hours