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Rafting New Zealand

Tongariro White Water Rafting from Taupo and Turangi

4 hours

Large group

Free Cancellation

What to Expect

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.


This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Tongariro River, New Zealand

Over 50 exciting Grade 3 Rapids!
See the extremely rare Whio/Blue Duck
Experience authentic Maori culture and legends
Travel in a region untouched and natural

Duration: 4 hours


  • Hotel pick-up (selected hotels only)
  • Light refreshments
  • Professional local guide
  • Rafting and safety equipment
  • Complimentary post-trip river dog (hot dog)
  • Post-trip cold beer/soda or hot mulled wine
  • Entry/Admission - Tongariro River


  • Souvenir photos
  • Food and drink not listed in itinerary

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children aged 10-12 years must be accompanied by an adult
  • Swimwear and a towel are recommended (towels are available for rental)
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 42 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


$156.12 NZD

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