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2-Hour Waikato River Guided Kayak Trip from Taupo

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    Kayaking down the beautiful Waikato River, soak in the natural geothermal hot pools, pass islands, natural reserves and underneath the Taupo Bungy and Extreme Swing. Please note that a minimum of two bookings are required for a tour to proceed, contact us directly for single bookings. Age limit 4-80.

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    • Canoe & Kayak Taupo Tours, 54 Spa Road, Taupo 3330 New Zealand
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Canoe and Kayak Taupo, 54 Spa Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • All equipment
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • All children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Children under the age of 12 must have a 1:1 ratio with an adult.
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Operates all year, please dress appropriately for the seasons - NO JEANS/DENIM
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was such a beautiful trip and so much fun. Our guide Rory was witty and knowledgeable and gave us a great time. We really enjoyed the hot pool too. Thanks again!
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    Tammy was a really excellent guide ensuring we were all welcomed and briefed on the trip ahead. The kayaking was really peaceful and relaxing. We had a sunny day and had the river to ourselves. The stop at the thermal pools was a nice break and gave us a chance to chat with
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    Response from CanoeandKayakTaupo, Owner at 2-Hour Waikato River Guided Kayak Trip from Taupo
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thanks for coming along with us and for writing such a great review - much appreciated.
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    Great short trip idea on a travelling day Good guide Rory Great to kill a few hours and visit the hot pool on way Bunjey jump on the river you can watch from kayak Perfect start to day
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    Response from CanoeandKayakTaupo, Owner at 2-Hour Waikato River Guided Kayak Trip from Taupo
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thanks Andrew, great to have you guys along with us. Enjoy the rest of your trip.
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    We enjoyed a chilled couple of hours on the Waikato with Rory. The river was beautiful and our first time kayaking was much easier than we thought. Great guide and yarn, thanks again.
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    Response from CanoeandKayakTaupo, Owner at 2-Hour Waikato River Guided Kayak Trip from Taupo
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thanks for coming along with us -really glad you enjoyed our little patch of paradise.
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    This was a fabulous way to spend an afternoon in Taupo. We were warmly welcomed at the Canoe & Kayak shop, given an overview of the experience and chance to ask questions and introduce to the rest of the party. For our booking there were 6 of us, a nice small group and we could
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    Response from CanoeandKayakTaupo, Owner at 2-Hour Waikato River Guided Kayak Trip from Taupo
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thanks for a great review - we're really glad you enjoyed the trip, we think it's beautiful.
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    By: Canoe & Kayak Taupo Tours
    Robert P
    Basking Ridge, New Jersey
    32
    Waikato River Trip
    This was such a beautiful trip and so much fun. Our guide Rory was witty and knowledgeable and gave us a great
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    Lloyd H
    Johannesburg, South Africa
    10
    Awesome day out!
    Thanks Lauren for an awesome day out. We thoroughly enjoyed the kayaking, the scenery, the cultural learning, the
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    NYCLDN
    32
    Two hour kayak trip
    Two hour trip too short. By the time you get out to the river and the time spent at the thermal pool, not enough
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    Alan F
    Telford, United Kingdom
    40
    Peaceful Paddling
    Tammy was a really excellent guide ensuring we were all welcomed and briefed on the trip ahead. The kayaking was
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    Hannah G
    63
    Brilliant morning out!
    Had an awesome day out on lake Taupo to see the Maori carvings. Tammy was really friendly and knowledgable! Worth
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    Andy taylor
    20
    Andrew taylor
    Great short trip idea on a travelling day Good guide Rory Great to kill a few hours and visit the hot pool on way
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    Chris
    Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
    10
    Great morning spent paddling
    Great morning out on the water. Lake Taupo was 2 choppy but an alternative excursion was offered and well
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    Georgie D
    10
    Relaxing morning rowing on the river with Rory
    We enjoyed a chilled couple of hours on the Waikato with Rory. The river was beautiful and our first time kayaking
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    Adele P
    40
    Lovely gentle kayak on Waikite river
    This was a fabulous way to spend an afternoon in Taupo. We were warmly welcomed at the Canoe & Kayak shop, given
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    Susan B
    Westerham, United Kingdom
    12575
    Thank you for the Experience
    We were booked on the 2hour Kayaking trip and I was very unsure about it. But my anxiety was put to rest once we
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