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Address: Hangar 14s, Rotorua Airport. 837 Te Ngae Road, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 7-343 9500
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If you are looking for an awesome day out white water rafting then look no...

If you are looking for an awesome day out white water rafting then look no further than Raftabout, a family owned company that aims to excel. We offer the choice of 3 different rivers to white water raft. Choose which river suits your ideal adventure. All the trips offer outstanding New Zealand scenery with a varying amounts of challenging water water thrown in. For those who love adrenalin thrills, then definitely check out our Kaituna Waterfall trip, you’ll get a BUZZ going over the highest commercially rafted waterfall (a MASSIVE 7 metres). Available all year round!!

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Great Day on Rangitaiki

Went out today for Rafting on the Rangitaiki which was really great! Thanks to the guys from Raftabout - they are doing an amazing job. They absolutely know what they're doing and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Manuel S

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out today for Rafting on the Rangitaiki which was really great! Thanks to the guys from Raftabout - they are doing an amazing job. They absolutely know what they're doing and tell you a lot of things on the ride. If you want a longer ride with a lots of class 3 and 4 rapids in a really nice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the best white water experience imaginable with a extremely knowledgeable guide and non-stop white water down the most epic dense forest canyon I could have ever imagined. A MUST DO for all travel goers young and old. Highly recommend going with Raftabout and taking your trip to Rotorua to the next level.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I was pretty nervous whitewater rafting because I had never done it before and people kept saying largest commercially rafted waterfall. So it was a big scary; that and I didn't want to fall out of the raft but I didn't! I had such an amazing time! I highly recommend this to everyone. The staff taught us well! Now I... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We did the Kaituna River with the 7m water fall! Had an awesome time, even for my non adrenalin junkie partner.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I had only ever done white water rafting through a man-made course, but this was so much better! I was a bit nervous at first, but the instructor was very friendly and made sure that everyone was comfortable every step of the way before proceeding to the next section. We all worked together as a team and everyone absolutely enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Absolutely amazing! Staff were very informative, motivating and all round fun. Definitely recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

White water rafting was the best! Reasonably priced, great guides! Definitely recommend to anyone traveling in the rotorua area!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Never done anything like this before. Went with my fiance to river rats/raftabout and was freaking out. The guides are amazing though; funny and so helpful! I was in that raft and paddling in no time! We hit 3 waterfalls (one, the highest commercially rafted) and loads of rapids. You're guided through the lot, with extra info and tidbits of... More 

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Thank Christina S
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This tour was so much fun and the guides were excellent. My sister and I were lucky enough to be the only people on this tour (an upside to traveling during winter) and we both loved every second. The guides give you everything you need, a wet-suit, fleece to keep warm, helmet and life jacket. The also explained everything clearly... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Did the 50 minute on water session as mother/son duo. Worked well as I did the first part of the river, with the Kiddo (10) staying with the photographer until after the 7 metre falls then coming on board. Absolutely loved it, and the Kiddo thoroughly enjoyed the calmer part of the river as well! Suspect he enjoyed watching Mum's... More 

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