Whether this is your first time on the water or you are experienced, the Pelorus river has a lot to offer.
The dramatic beauty of this valley is unparalleled, so join us on this unique kayaking adventure.
Price: $185 per person – Children $155 per child (under 16)
Price: Family (2 adults + 2 Children) $580
Join us as we head off on a fun adventure with our Hobbit Kayak Tour, a unique, fully guided kayaking experience down one of the most beautiful rivers in New Zealand, the Pelorus River.
Our kayak tour, “The Barrel Run”, is an unforgettable paddling journey through the locations where the famous barrel scene of “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” was filmed.
We follow in the wake of Bilbo and his friends from the world-famous film The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug while taking advantage of some stunning panoramas as we paddle our way down the river, taking you through exhilarating but easy rapids through crystal clear pools and past native forest and waterfalls in safe inflatable tandem canoes, surrounded by stunning scenery, rich history, and wildlife to discover along the way.
The Pelorus river is a leisurely paddle for all age levels. Anybody who takes part in this excellent kayak adventure in New Zealand will remember it as a highlight.
A great family adventure and introduction to canoeing among New Zealand’s most beautiful landscapes, fully guided.
The dramatic beauty of this valley is unparalleled, so join our experienced, friendly guides on an eye-opening, fun kayaking tour paddling down the scenic Pelorus river, Havelock, New Zealand.
Gourmet picnic beside the river.
Guided bushwalk to secret pools.
Flora & fauna talk and identification.
Free photographs of your special day.
Fun team-building skills for groups or family.
We can also host family reunions, birthday parties and family trips with young kids.