Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua


As the home of adventure on the North Island of New Zealand, Rotorua has all sorts of high tempo activities to get your blood pumping.  We've picked out the 'Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua' to experience on your next trip to the region.

Rotorua Forest 3-Hour Zipline Canopy Tour

Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua

HighlightsTake on New Zealand's only native forest zipline tourExperience the thrill of flying high above untraveled native forest valleysEnjoy breathtaking views while suspended up to 72 feet above the groundContribute to the forest conservation programDescriptionJoin in a small-group zipline tour that will have you soaring through Rotorua's forest canopy. Switch between the six zipline cables su... More info

Rangitaiki Rafting Grade 3-4

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  Highlights Enjoy a unique wilderness experience Observe both native and plantation forest along a beautiful river valley Work as part of a team as you make your way through rocky rapids   Description The Rangitaiki rafting experience is mostly grade 3 with one grade 4 rapid. The trip consists of fun, bouncy rapids running through a beautiful river valley and ... More info

Taupo Tandem Skydiving

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Tick a skydive off your bucket list with Taupo Tandem Skydiving!  Experience the surreal sensation of freefall as you fly above stunning Lake Taupo with views of snow-capped volcanoes and The Tongariro National Park. We have four altitudes to suit every adrenaline level - 9,000 ft, 12,000ft, 15,000ft or Taupo's HIGHEST skydive... 18,500ft!  Taupo is the ultimate skydiving location ... More info

Rotorua Bungy Jump Experience at Velocity Valley

Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua

HighlightsThrow yourself off a 43-meter (143-foot) high bungee jumpGet panoramic views of Paradise ValleyTake a leap of faith in tandem, or jump into the void aloneDescriptionEnjoy life on the edge at New Zealand's best value, bungy jump at Velocity Valley Adventure Park, located 15-minutes drive from central Rotorua. Complimentary shuttles are available on request or you can self-drive. Stand at... More info

Kaituna River Rafting Grade 5

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HighlightsPlunge down the world's highest commercially rafted waterfallBe thrilled on major rapids followed by calm water, suitable for adventurous beginnersEnjoy the beautiful surrounds of Okere Falls Scenic ReserveDescriptionSituated in the Okere Falls Scenic Reserve the Grade 5 Kaituna River features the world's highest commercially rafted waterfall, the awesome 7m (21ft) Tutea Falls. Although ... More info

Mokoia Island Tour with Jet Boat

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Highlights Marvel at the sites Go bird watching Learn more about Maori culture Take an eco walk   Description Located in the middle of Lake Rotorua, Mokoia Island is the site of one of the country's most famous love stories and the home of some of the most notorious Maori warriors and tribes. A percentage of each fare goes to the Mokoia Island Trust. This goes towards the... More info

Kaituna River: 3.5-Hour White Water Sledging Experience

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Highlights Enjoy exploring NZ native scenery taking on the River at eyelevel Experience world-class guiding Learn about the Maori culture & history of the landscape   Description Try your hand at sledging, a uniquely ‘Kiwi’ activity, on the Kaituna River. The adventure is infused with local Maori culture and no prior experience is required. You can self-drive or ben... More info

Kaituna River and Tutea Falls Whitewater Rafting

Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua

HighlightsExperience the epic grade 5 whitewater rapids of the Kaituna RiverBrave the world's highest rafted waterfall and 14 exciting rapidsGet comprehensive training from friendly guidesDescriptionJoin an epic grade 5 whitewater rafting expedition on the Kaituna River and get an adrenaline rush in its deep warm water canyons. Located a 25-minute drive from central Rotorua, the rafting base is ne... More info

Kaituna River: 3.5-Hour Whitewater Rafting Experience

Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua

HighlightsEmbrace a thrilling whitewater rafting adventure infused with Maori cultureTake on Tutea Falls - the highest commercially rafted waterfall in the worldDiscover a culturally infused, uniquely New Zealand experienceEnjoy door-to-door service with courtesy pick-up from Rotorua accommodationDescriptionTake on a thrilling rafting adventure with experienced and local Kiwi guides. From first ti... More info

Swoop Sky Swing Experience at Velocity Valley

Best Adrenaline Activities In Rotorua

HighlightsExperience the thrilling ‘Swoop’ swing at Velocity Valley in RotoruaPlummet 40 meters and reach speeds of up to 130 kmphRide the swing solo or with friendsDescriptionDive head first into action on the thrilling ‘Swoop’ super sky swing at Velocity Valley, an adventure park located 15-minutes drive from central Rotorua. Experience the only swing of its kind in New Zealand on a 7-mi... More info