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Kaitiaki Adventures

State Highway 30, Tikitere 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-357 2236
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Raft or Sledge the Kaituna River with Kaitiaki Adventures world class guides. Experience the unique blend of Maori culture and an adrenaline overload as you journey through steep bush clad canyons and over 14 awesome drops – including the 7m Tutea Falls.No previous experience is required as Kaitiaki Adventures will give you all the training and safety equipment of the highest standard to make your journey a safe yet unforgettable time.“Experience the Kaitiaki Difference”
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State Highway 30, Tikitere 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would love to do this again, a great company. The river I originally booked to go on was flooded and plans were re-arranged for a different time/river. This didnt suit me as I had also arranging an activity in the morning, but the lady...More

Thank Gemma897
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! What an adventure. Originally we wanted to sign up for the Kaituna river trip but the river was closed for rafting trips that day. Instead we decided to raft the Raingitaiki River. The river was wild that day and our guide Raana said that...More

Thank Pam O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing experience! A thrill of a lifetime. The scenery was spectacular. Our guides were down-to-earth, fun, informative and looked after us so well to make sure our rafting adventure was not going to be forgotten. They trained us well before letting us loose...More

Thank Turbo_Jeff
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an awesome time you had! Thank you so much for sharing this with us :o) We are still no sure where Finn hides those muscles haha! We hope you have a safe and enjoyable time through-out the rest of your travels, be sure to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great rapids on Kaituna river with a 7 meters waterfall jump which literally blow your mind! Had a lot of fun on this trip!

Thank Tarek-Terry S
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your awesome review Tarek! we hope to see you again ;o) Nga Mihi, Kaitiaki Whanau

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We originally booked for the grade 5 river, however the weather had changed the river but Dale and Raana were super accommodating in rescheduling us for the grade 3-4 river, Rangitaiki. We had so much fun, if you don't mind getting super splashed - this...More

Thank mkelly17
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Ora mkelly17! Thank you for taking the time to write a review! It was an awesome day! We hope you return one day soon to take on the mighty Kaituna with us! Nga Mihi Nui, Kaitiaki Whanau

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went for a combo, Tarawera hike + rafting (Kaituna river). It was a great experience.! Highly recommended.

1  Thank alessiobolognesi
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Awesome times! It was great to take you on not just one of our world class experiences! Next up sledging! We hope you enjoy a save journey on the rest of your travels around beautiful Aotearoa! Nga Mihi Nui Kaitiaki Whanau

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Loved the experience! I never went rafting before so I was a little bit nervous but the guides were absolutely amazing! It was a very cool experience. The staff was great and very patient with everyone. Would recommend it to anyone!More

1  Thank Zora K
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We live to take you down the river! To show you that you don't have to be a pro to have an amazing time! Thank you for taking the time to review us! We hope you enjoy the rest of your journey! Nga Mihi Nui,...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

The river closed the day before my family and I were due to jump on a rafting trip with these guys but they didn't fail to accommodate us on another trip that they run. With a couple of nervous people in my family the guides...More

1  Thank georgiietravels
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You guys are what made the trip so awesome! Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We hope next time you visit we can take you down the mighty Kaituna! Have fun! Enjoy the rest of your holiday! Nga Mihi Nui, Kaitiaki Whanau

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Had a really great time, the guide Brett was a quality dude who made the experience for me, he had quality banter and was able to safely get us through and helped build the crews confidence up in getting through the waterfall that lay ahead....More

1  Thank jacksont92
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking time out to write this review! Brett is a one of a kind guide, we are very fortunate having him in the Kaitiaki Whanau ;o) - Enjoy the rest of your holiday! Nga Mihi Nui, Kaitiaki Whanau

Reviewed 21 May 2017

This was a booked trip for a large number of people. A few days prior to the trip I was advised that the river we were going to do was flooded, however another alternative was given. Our team were all picked up on time and...More

1  Thank ads6161
Kaitiaki_Adventures, General Manager at Kaitiaki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Ads for taking the time out to review us! It was a swell day ;oD Thanks again for the crew for joining! We hope to see you again one day! Nga Mihi Nui, Kaitiaki Whanau

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