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New Zealand’s best family rafting adventure happens just a few minutes outside of Turangi on the lower reaches of the Tongariro River – world-famous for its pristine water, incredible scenery, and awesome wildlife.
Suitable for families with children aged three and up, our Tongariro Family Fun is an adventure for Family or Groups wanting a safe, intimate introduction to white-water rafting.
The 8km (5-mile) journey is perfect for families with young children, more senior citizens or families with children that are just not very water-confident.
Great for all family members. Large or small groups of people. Family groups, social groups, parents and their children.
The entire Tongariro Family Fun adventure is ‘hands-on’ and engaging for the whole family.
Family Rafting so unique that you will think you are miles away from civilisation while riding a series of 20+ rapids.
With our professional raft guides ensuring your family or group is enjoying themselves with authentic Maori myths and legends unique to this part of the country.
Family fun, laughter, water education, safety tips and expert trivia about the fragile Tongariro environment.
The Tongariro Family Fun Adventure also includes a visit to the National Trout Centre where your family can feed the trout and enjoy snacks provided.
Plus, an optional cliff jump and swim in the river are also offered to those that are feeling confident, all within a safely monitored family friendly environment.
This activity includes:
* All on-river apparel and rafting equipment for the whole family
* Full family safety briefing
* 8kms (5 miles) of Grade 2 rapids
* Stop in at the National Trout Centre
* Cliff jumps (optional)
* Swimming (optional)
* On-river hot chocolate and chocolate snacks for the family
* Solar-powered hot showers and heated changing rooms
* Post-trip Beer for adults, soda for children
* River dog (hot dog) provided for the whole family (vegetarian option as well)
Tour departs: 9.45am / 2.15pm
Duration: 4 hours
502a Wairakei Road, Harewood