Tackle Tongariro River’s 65 rapids for an exciting rafting experience that you'll remember for only the very best reasons!
The Tongariro rapids are fun without being too terrifying, making this a great trip for everyone. No experience necessary.
Enjoy this beautifully scenic river with its world-renowned crystal clear waters and abundance of Trout, frequently seen from the rafts.
Gather your partner, friends, colleagues or school group or come just by yourself and meet us at River Rats base at the Tongariro River Rafting Centre in Atirau Road Turangi.
Professional photographs are taken of each River Rats rafting trip and the Tongariro River Grade 3 is suitable for people aged 10 years and over (some conditions apply for children under 13).
- Suitable for all active people 13 years and over
Children as young as 10 may be carried but must be accompanied by an adult.
- Recommended minimum weight limit 40kg, Maximum 120kg
- Large groups can be taken by arrangement - please contact us for details
- $NZ115.00 per adult, $105.00 per child under 16*
Book your Tongariro trip during summer - Labour Weekend-Easter
(26th of October 2013 to the 21st of April 2014):
For bookings less than 24 hours in advance please phone to book
Book your Tongariro trip during winter
(22nd of April 2014 to the 24th of October 2014):
For bookings less than 24 hours in advance please phone to book >
- Deli style lunch in summer
- Hot soup, rolls & free entry to Tokaanu Hot Pools in winter.
- Safety Helmets
- Polar Fleece Tops (weather dependent)
- Spray jackets (weather dependent)
- Wetsuit Booties
Tongariro Float Trip
Let the whole family enjoy spending a leisurely afternoon cruising down the soft tumbling water of the Lower Tongariro. Our safe guided route brings the magic alive to first time rafters and especially children.
See ample Rainbow trout cruising the crystal clear pools, and native bird species in their natural environment. Learn about the region’s volcanoes and the massive forces that shaped the unique landscape.
The Tongariro Float Trip is available for young children, if accompanied by an adult.*Prices subject to change without notice.