Surrounded by stunning waterways and freshwater rivers, Rafting in Rotorua is a great way to get the adrenaline pumping & experience exciting rapids.
Whether you are a first time rafter looking for a unique New Zealand experience or a white water legend looking for a rush rafting with Rotorua Rafting will not disappoint as they guide you through some of the most beautiful rivers that New Zealand has to offer.
Come and Experience the Okere Awa guided tour with Rotorua Rafting, where you will be guided through prehistoric Aotearoa on land and on the river.
Starting off with a gentle guided bush walk, you will listen to the history of the local area from the first Te Arawa waka (canoe) arriving on the shores of the Bay of Plenty to the takeover of the Okere awa from local tribes.
Learn about the ancient healing methods, war techniques and how the river served the local tribe.
As you end your educational but entertaining walk you will be met by the rafting team who will guide you down the beautiful lower section of the Okere Awa and through several grade 3 rapids that will keep you excited and wanting more, while you look up in awe at the beautiful bush clad gorge.