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Rotorua Rafting - Kaituna River White Water Rafting
Go on an adrenaline-filled rafting excursion down the Kaituna River during this 3-hour adventure tour from Rotorua. Here, white-water rapids flow past a subtropical rainforest lining a deep canyon. See stunning waterfalls, including rafting over Tutea Falls, and jump at the opportunity for exhilarating cliff diving. Tour operates winter and summer. Wetsuit, booties and helmet are provided. No experience necessary!
Ziplining Forest Adventure - The Original Canopy Tour Rotorua
This Rotorua zipline tour takes you soaring through a centuries-old forest canopy as you switch between the six zipline cables suspended 72 feet (22 meters) above the ground. Get a bird’s-eye view as two expert guides suit you up with safety equipment and teach you about the forest environment. Bonus: you can later download photos taken of you during your treetops adventure. Round-trip hotel transport is included on this small-group tour, limited to 10 people.
Waiheke Island: Zipline And Forest Walk
Soar through the treetops of Waiheke Island on a zipline tour with aerial views of the Hauraki Gulf. After a quick ferry from Auckland, your half-day tour of Waiheke Island starts with a brief overview of the idyllic island by minivan and ends with an interpretive bushland walk. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 12 participants to ensure a more personalized experience in a small group.
Ziplining Forest Experience - The Ultimate Canopy Tour Rotorua
Soar through the trees and experience New Zealand’s ancient native forest like never before on this incredible must-do adventure – Voted TripAdvisor’s #11 Adventure Experience in the world! You'll soar across 1200m of ziplines, experience New Zealand’s one and only cliff walk 50m above the forest floor, incredible swing bridges, controlled descent and an impressive 400m long tandem zipline so you can share the experience of our longest zipline together!
Black Water Rafting Experience Waitomo Caves Tour
Go Waitomo black-water rafting (cave tubing) for a memorable adventure in the Waitomo Caves. Choose a 3-hour Labyrinth experience that takes you floating underground on an inner tube, including a small waterfall jump. Or upgrade to the 5-hour Black Abyss for an exhilarating abseil (rappel) down limestone walls; instruction and equipment included. The resident glowworms, stalactites and stalagmites will amaze you! Finish with a hot shower, soup and bagel.
Hobbiton Movie Set Small Group Tour from Auckland
Visit the Hobbiton Movie Set on a full-day tour from Auckland that explores New Zealand's 'Middle-earth,' where 'Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' came to life on film. Travel through a landscape of lush farms, then take a guided tour of the 12-acre (4.8-ha.) Hobbiton Movie Set, from hobbit holes to gardens and the Green Dragon Inn. With free time to shop and explore, this tour includes transport from selected locations in Auckland, and it's limited to 16 travelers to ensure personalized service.
Half-day Discover Auckland City Sightseeing Tour
Take in the highlights of New Zealand’s largest city on this half-day tour of Auckland and benefit from an expert guide and small group size. Admire views of Auckland Harbour and drive over the Harbour Bridge; gaze out over the city from the top of Mt Eden; visit K Road, the Auckland Domain, and the Mission Bay beaches; and explore atmospheric neighborhoods such as Parnell, Ponsonby, and Northcote Point.
Waitomo Caves & Rotorua Small Group Tour including Te Puia from Auckland
The Waitomo Caves and Rotorua rank among New Zealand’s top attractions, offering natural beauty, geothermal features, and native culture in equal measure. Ideal for travelers short on time, this adventurous tour takes in both sites in the same day, with entry fees plus round-trip transport from Auckland included. Discover subterranean stalagmites at the famous Waitomo Caves and hit top Rotorua attractions including the Government Gardens and Lake Rotorua.
The Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Guided Tour from Auckland
For fans of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, visiting the official Hobbiton Movie Set is a truly unforgettable experience. On this tour, enjoy comfortable round-trip transport from Auckland and extra attention from your guide thanks to the small group size. On arrival, explore the famous film set on a guided tour, hear behind-the-scenes stories about the making of the movies, and see the Hobbit Holes, The Mill, and the Double Arched bridge. There will also be free time to shop for souvenirs or purchase lunch at the Shire’s Rest Café.
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
Afternoon Piha Beach and Rainforest Tour from Auckland
Explore the Waitakere Ranges rain forest and Auckland’s rugged west coast, including Piha Beach, during an afternoon tour with a guide who is knowledgeable about New Zealand flora and fauna. From the Arataki Centre, admire sweeping views from the Tasman Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Learn about Maori history, stroll the beach, and take a nature walk through a lush rain forest while you experience Auckland's largest regional park.
Hobbiton, Rotorua and Waitomo Caves Day Trip in Luxury Minibus from Auckland
Cover plenty of ground in one day by combining several North Island highlights: Waitomo Caves, Hobbiton, and Rotorua. Ride a boat through the Waitomo Glowworm Caves to see these radiant lights. Take a guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set, where you find the Green Dragon Inn, the Mill and the home of Bilbo Baggins from ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings.’ Enjoy lunch at Te Puia, home to Pohutu Geyser. You can start and finish your tour in either Auckland or Rotorua, traveling one-way or round-trip.
Auckland Dolphin and Whale Watching Eco-Safari Cruise
Cruise the waters of Hauraki Gulf Marine Park in search of whales, dolphins and penguins on a half-day tour from Auckland. You’ll board a spacious catamaran at Viaduct Harbour and hear expert guides share informative commentary about New Zealand’s natural wonders. During the whale and dolphin safari, keep an eye out for six types of whales that frequent these waters, as well as seabirds such as Australasian gannets, petrels and terns.
Auckland Sky Tower General Admission Ticket
Auckland’s Sky Tower has stood 1076 feet tall (328 meters) over the city since 1994, and is one of its most popular attractions, especially for first-time visitors. Save money and time by pre-booking your general Sky Tower admission ticket, which allows you to spend one to two hours at three observation levels. Get quickly orientated and spot key landmarks such as the Harbour Bridge, Mount Eden, and Waiheke Island.
Hobbiton™ Movie Set 2-Hour Walking Tour from Shires Rest
Walk into the real-world landscape of Middle Earth on a walking tour of the Hobbiton™ Movie Set, where you get a behind-the-scenes look at ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit.’ Pause at the Green Dragon™ Inn to for a draft of Hobbit™ Southfarthing™, see the remarkable detailing that brought Hobbiton™ to life on screen, and visit the places where key scenes were created.
Auckland Harbour Sailboat Cruise Including Three Course Dinner
Sail away on a harbor cruise in Auckland and enjoy a 3-course dinner during a memorable tour of Waitemata Harbour highlights, including the Sky Tower and Auckland Harbour Bridge. Set out aboard a sailing yacht from Viaduct Harbour, then enjoy service in the dining room while at anchor in Westhaven Marina. As evening falls, your expert captain shares informative facts about Auckland and its iconic sights.
Kaituna White-Water Rafting Adventure
Challenge yourself against the world’s highest commercially rafted waterfall and enjoy outdoor adventure in New Zealand on this 3.5-hour Kaituna white-water rafting adventure from Rotorua. Hop into your raft in the Kahikitea Forest and take to the waves with a guide. During your tour, navigate steep canyons through native forest, and test your nerve over 14 challenging rapids. Splash, paddle and roll through New Zealand’s spectacular scenery and make the most of this North Island outdoor adventure. A full briefing and all safety equipment are included.
Shore Excursion: Scenic Rafting from Napier
Cruise ship passengers who want an active adventure while on land will love this white-water rafting expedition from Napier. The rapids are an easy class II, so even first-timers and older kids can join in. Admire the views of the native bush, listen to birdsong, and even go for a swim in the gentle river if you like. Photos of your trip will be provided after.
Kaituna River White Water Rafting from Rotorua
This Kaituna River rafting adventure in the Okere Falls Scenic Reserve promises plenty of thrills! With an expert guide at the helm, you’ll paddle through Class 5 white-water rapids of the Kaituna River, including an awesome 21-foot (7-meter) drop down Tutea Falls, the worlds highest commercially rafted waterfall. Accessible to adventurous beginners, this 3-hour tour includes a safety briefing with paddling instruction, all necessary equipment and round-trip hotel transport from Rotorua.
Parasailing Adventure Over the Bay of Islands
There are few more unique ways to see the Bay of Islands than catching the wind and parasailing high above the water. See the Bay’s towns, forests and islands – all the way out to Cape Brett’s famous Hole in the Rock – from the sky on this aerial adventure. Take to the skies with your friends or family on tandem or triple flights. Your children can even go parasailing – this adventure is suitable for all.
Rotorua to Auckland Afternoon Transfer with Waitomo Glow Worms
Make the most of your trip from Rotorua to Auckland with a tour of Waitomo Glowworm Caves, a fascinating network of flooded caverns lit by bioluminescent glowworms. You’ll travel by comfortable minibus from your hotel in Rotorua to your centrally-located Auckland hotel, pausing in Waitomo for a boat tour of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. This 6-hour tour includes all transport and entrance fees, and it’s limited to 15 people for a more personal experience.
Okere Falls Zipline Experience
Enjoy a dose of adrenaline and take in amazing views of native forest with this zip lining experience. For approximately 2.5 hours, fly through the air on ziplines, traverse swing bridges and wander along boardwalks as you get closer to the environment. This operation exists in partnership with a local Māori tribe, Ngāti Hinerangi. As part of their conservation efforts, plant a tree in your name on departure.
Adrenalin Forest Auckland
Active, adventure-seeking travelers will love this forest obstacle course south of Auckland. Don the provided safety gear and launch yourself into the course, which includes a series of obstacles including barrels and a flying fox, some as high as 100 feet (30 meters) in the air. You can even hire a camera to attach to your helmet to capture your adventure.
Private Wellington Full Day Sightseeing Tour
Tick off the top attractions of the Windy City on this private full-day tour of Wellington. Experience the myriad delights of New Zealand’s capital as you take in the views from Mt Victoria, spot seals at Red Rocks, then go behind-the-scenes with a 45-minute tour of the Weta Cave, where the special effects for Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were created. After a scrumptious lunch at the Chocolate Fish Café (included), ride the cable car over Wellington and visit landmarks like the Botanical Gardens, the Parliament Buildings and the Beehive.
White Water Rafting - Kaituna Cascades, The Originals
Go white water rafting on the Kaituna River for a thrilling outing from Rotorua. Your guide leads you on an action-packed 1-hour ride down 14 rapids at Tutea Falls, the world’s highest commercially rafted waterfall at 23 feet (7 meters). This warm water rafting trip takes place in a gorgeous jungle canyon and is suitable for active people, no prior rafting experience required.
What people are saying about Extreme Sports in North Island
Rotorua Rafting - Kaituna River White Water Rafting"So fun, can’t even explain Everyone was so nice and explained things well. Worth it 100% will definitely do it again"..."
Ziplining Forest Adventure - The Original Canopy Tour Rotorua"Thoroughly enjoyed the experience. However we probably won't go through Viator again as the cost converting NZ currency to USA was to expensive."..."
Waiheke Island: Zipline And Forest Walk"Amazing time!! Highly recommend! Very knowledgeable and great staff and guides. Really, really fun!!!!"..."
Ziplining Forest Experience - The Ultimate Canopy Tour Rotorua"Harry and Sarah were excellent guides! We had a blast on this trip. We loved the ziplining, the views, birdwatching, and learning more about conservation efforts in NZ as we were traveling from the US."..."
Black Water Rafting Experience Waitomo Caves Tour"Just loved this tour. Most memorable experience... floating in darkness looking up at glowworms. Matt and Max were awesome guides :) Thank you"..."
Hobbiton Movie Set Small Group Tour from Auckland"Simon, our driver/guide was so cheerful at 6am! Hotel pickup on time and he was a very safe driver. Enjoyed history lessons of NZ and Hobbiton. Tour of Hobbiton was great and the weather accommodated us greatly! A must see, even if you’re not a Hobbit/LOTR’s fan!!💕"..."
Half-day Discover Auckland City Sightseeing Tour"MT. Eden was unique experience, and overall the city culture and streets and history as well as all other aspects of life."..."
Waitomo Caves & Rotorua Small Group Tour including Te Puia from Auckland"It was an Excellent trip. Everything was on time. Mr. Grant who drove us, is very knowledgeable, humorous and efficient. We could not have asked for more. Any day I would go with him on Viator journey. 🙏🙏"..."
The Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Guided Tour from Auckland"Paul was a great guide/driver. Very nice van and we were very comfortable for the 1.5 hour appx each way. Hobbiton was awesome. All the facilities and the movie set were beautiful and top notch. We also happened to have beautiful weather. It was a magical day and highly recommended for LOR/Hobbit fans."..."
Afternoon Piha Beach and Rainforest Tour from Auckland"I enjoyed the Guided city tour due to the cyclone.Appreciate the last minute change done since planned area was not accessible ."..."
Hobbiton, Rotorua and Waitomo Caves Day Trip in Luxury Minibus from Auckland"Fantastic day. Early start was well worth it. Hobitton tour, look around Rotorua and trip to the caves. Each stop was amazing. Our tour guide Michelle was friendly and very knowledgeable."..."
Auckland Dolphin and Whale Watching Eco-Safari Cruise"Fantastic trip! Everybody on board was knowledgable and very friendly! They searched until we hit the jackpot of a giant pod of dolphins which surrounded the boat giving us a spectacular show! Supporting them also supports the environment since this is a research vessel."..."
Auckland Sky Tower General Admission Ticket"Great experience, great views Watching sky jumpers was fun Value for money. No rush could stay as long as you wanted"..."
Hobbiton™ Movie Set 2-Hour Walking Tour from Shires Rest"Our guide, Matteo, made the tour with his enthusiasm, jokes and knowledge. The setting was great and it was amazing to see all of he details."..."
Auckland Harbour Sailboat Cruise Including Three Course Dinner"Beautiful experience with a friendly crew and nice sailboat. The weather was perfect, winds were brisk."..."
Kaituna White-Water Rafting Adventure"We enjoyed rafting with this company. My first time rafting, felt well prepared in both techniques and equipment. Ben was a great guide!"..."
Shore Excursion: Scenic Rafting from Napier"Awesome communication. The day itself was fantastic . I can’t recommend it high enough . We loved every part of it ."..."
Kaituna River White Water Rafting from Rotorua"The water level was too high for the Kaituna river so we went down the Rangitaikei instead, and it was excellent! Almost 14 km of good-sized rapids, with great guides, great instructions/lessons beforehand. Do it."..."
Parasailing Adventure Over the Bay of Islands"We loved the whole experience from the time I made the booking until we went on the sail. Highly recommended!"..."
Rotorua to Auckland Afternoon Transfer with Waitomo Glow Worms"The trip was great because there was a van to pick us up from my hotel in Rotorua and the driver was excellent as he introduced all the famous spots along the way. Besides, he brought us to the hotel in Auckland so we did not need to worry about how to be to the hotel."..."
Okere Falls Zipline Experience"Friendly staff. Awesome experience. Brilliant views. Had an amazing experience and would recommend it."..."
Adrenalin Forest Auckland"Adrenalin is the right name! My heart rate was so high but we had so much fun. The course was fun but challenging. I expected more oversight and assistance from the staff despite it not being a guided experience. No one died so... hey. I was celebrating my 50th and there was a group of boys celebrating an 11th. I was concerned but they were so quick and agile, we were never on the same course."..."
Private Wellington Full Day Sightseeing Tour"We had a great day with John. He met us early and we fit in all the highlights plus a quick shop for All Blacks merchandise before getting back to the cruise ship that left early. He was full of information and we saw so much. We loved every minute. Great tour in a great city."..."
White Water Rafting - Kaituna Cascades, The Originals"Absolutely great, strongly recommend! Never did rafting before and loved it! Watch out on sitting at the front - usually these people fell off during the waterfalls"..."
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