Lake & River Activities

Famously lake and river paddle boardingRotorua is famous for its lakes and rivers and the opportunities they offer for swimming, fishingpaddle boarding and other water sports. Relax in a lake edge thermal hot pool or take a picnic and enjoy our most popular lakeside reserves. The sparkling lakes and cool clear rivers around Rotorua make the region a water lover's paradise.

No visit to Rotorua is complete without a white water rafting trip on the grade 5 Kaituna River and experiencing the adrenalin of rafting the world's highest commercially rafted waterfall, Tutea Falls. For even more adventure, take a jet boat ride with Kawarau Jet to Mokoia Island, or jump on board with NZ Riverjet and enjoy a unique glimpse of some spectacular scenery. If taking it easy is more your style, enjoy comfort and relaxation sailing on Lake Rotoiti with Pure Cruise.

Kaitiaki Adventures Rafting and Sledging Specialist

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