Renowned as the ultimate adventure playground, Rotorua has a huge range of activities for everyone to enjoy.
From the mild-adventurer to the most hardcore action seeker, Rotorua is overflowing with adrenaline pumping activities like white water rafting and mountain biking. So GRab your helmet, let’s roll…
Mountain biking - whakarewarewa forest
Welcome to Mountain Biker’s Heaven… With 180 kms of singletrack winding through native and planted forest, the trails here are built by mountain bikers for mountain bikers. Professionally guided or self guided, with the latest equipment, private shuttles, ranging from grade 1 trails where we first took our training wheels off, through to grade 6 trails that challenge the worlds best, Rotorua’s unique trail network has it all. So what’re you waiting for, the dirt is calling.
rotorua canopy tours ziplining
Situated high in the treetops of the native forest, Rotorua Eco-Canopy Tours zip lining promises to show off New Zealand like you’ve never seen it before. An ecological adventure 1,000 years in the making these tours will take you deep into the untouched New Zealand forest and undoubtedly take your breath away. Clip in, it’s time to experience the New Zealand you came to see.
White water rafting
Offering the most spectacular white water rafting around, Okere Falls in Rotorua is home to the infamous Tutea Falls. Towering above all others at 7m high, Tutea Falls is the highest commercially rafted waterfall in the world. But, there’s so much more to this adventure, than just a waterfall. Rafting here will have you smiling from ear to ear as you explore the vibrant bush and rich culture that lines the gorge of the beautiful Kaituna River. Oh and just make sure you’re sitting up front when you go over the falls.
Skyline skyrides - luging
Take the driving seat with the gravity-fuelled luge and embrace fast paced freedom. Perfect for all ages, where adults become kids, there’s a track for everyone whether it be the sweeping bends of the Scenic track or the high-speed action of the Advanced track. Luging is guaranteed to bring out your competitive spirit, so hold on tight it’s going to be one hell of a ride.
Kayaking & paddleboarding
From the gorgeous Ohiwa Harbour, to the pristine Rotorua lakes. There’s always more to explore than the eye can see. So just pop on over that horizon and see for yourself why our lakes and coastal areas are so famous, I promise there truly is something magical in this water. Goggle gorgeous Ohope Beach, close by and we’ll take you there.