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Rotorua Canopy Tours

147 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
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Opened in August 2012. Explore the ancient forest of the Mamaku Plateau 10 minutes from Rotorua on New Zealand's only native forest zipline canopy tour. An incredible experience built and opened in 2012 this 3 hour eco adventure includes tree platforms up to 22 metres above the forest floor, 6 ziplines and 2 tree to tree swing bridges. In small groups of up to ten people you will be accompanied by two highly trained guides who will teach you about the rare New Zealand flora and fauna and the conservation efforts to protect them. Every plant and tree species you see, you will not see in any other country on earth!!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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147 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
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"zip lining"
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"conservation efforts"
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"fear of heights"
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"native forest"
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"eco tourism"
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"great fun"
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"bird life"
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"new zealand"
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"these guys"
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"fantastic tour"
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"amazing experience"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My grandsons really enjoyed the canopy tour by zip line. Well guided and well worth the money. Will give my grand daughters the thrill when we head back to NZ in the September school holidays.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A huge thanks to Canopy Tours for hosting us last weekend. This is a truly unique experience to learn so much about New Zealand flora and fauna all while flying through the canopy on zip lines. Our guides were fantastic and always made us feel...More

Thank Jaimie L
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James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

You're most welcome, thank you for coming out to experience our tour and thank you for your review! We're pleased you felt safe and learnt a few new things whilst you were out zipping through the forest. We're stoked you think we're a must-do in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Rotorua Canopy Tour in the Dansey Forest was the highlight of my holiday in New Zealand! This was an experience that left me feeling brave and I learned so much about the conservation that is ongoing in New Zealand. Our tour guides, Cheynne and...More

Thank Denver K
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James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, we're stoked that our experience was the highlight of your holiday in New Zealand and left you feeling brave as well as having more knowledge about the conservation in New Zealand! It's awesome to hear how much you enjoyed Cheynne and Shanyn as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an incredible experience when we stayed a night in Rotorua. On a whim, we looked in to Roturua Canopy Tours at about 3PM after we got to our motel and looking for something to do. They had a few slots open and off...More

Thank John S
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James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wow, thank you for taking the time to write such a well-thought and lovely review. It's awesome to hear you had such an incredible time and felt safe the whole time. Love the Snow White reference! You're pretty lucky to have fed one of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this tour today, on a wet and rainy day. Our guides Andre and Dan were amazing, so patient and encouraging of this very nervous, hesitant and frightened person. The tour was amazing, and we experienced wild birds taking worms from our hands. The...More

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James F, Owner at Rotorua Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

All credit goes to you for pushing yourself outside your comfort zone and coming on tour! It's awesome to hear you thought the tour was amazing, as well as your guides, Dan and Andre. It's truly a unique experience getting to feed wild native birds...More

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I believe 6 is the minimum age.
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Response from Wheredoyougo | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I wore shorts and wore a long sleeve top. If you bring your phone to take videos or photos make sure you can secure it in a zip pocket so it can't fall out (you'll know what I mean when you do it !) Have an awesome time... More
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