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Turangi: Family Rafting Adventure on Tongariro River

Product ID: 262017
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Enjoy a safe introduction to white-water rafting on this family-friendly adventure along Tongariro River, famous for its pristine water, incredible scenery, and amazing wildlife.
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  • Take the whole family on an adventure to remember
  • See the incredible scenery of Tongariro National Park
  • Enjoy an introduction to white-water rafting
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Drive only a few minutes out of Turangi and start your rafting adventure on the lower reaches of the Tongariro River. The river is located in Tongariro National Park, famous for its awe-inspiring landscapes and fascinating wildlife. 

The whole family will ride a series of 20+ rapids on this 8km journey, with professional raft guides that will ensure everyone is comfortable and enjoying themselves. You will learn about traditional Maori myths and legends unique to the area and your guides will keep you entertained with water education, safety tips and trivia about the Tongariro environment. 

You will also enjoy a visit to the National Trout Centre, where you can feed the trout and enjoy some snacks. For those of you feeling game enough, you can also do some cliff-jumping and swim in the river, all within a safe and monitored environment.
  • Professional guides
  • All river equipment and rafting gear
  • Full safety briefing
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years

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Meeting point

41 Ngawaka Pl, Turangi 3334, New Zealand

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The 8KM (5-mile) journey is perfect for families with young children, senior citizens or those that are not very water-confident.

From US$ 91.93 per person

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Product ID: 262017