Kaituna Cascades

Kaituna Cascades

Reviews

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Joel and Flora Holzer

Switzerland

Ranking: 10/10

Friendly staff, good introduction, good quality of material, funny guide, 7m waterfall was crazy.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in February 2017

Kaituna Cascades responds:

Thanks Guys - good times on the waterfall for sure!

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Adeline

France

Ranking: 8/10

Lots of fun and a nice spot! We jumped the 7km waterfall almost without getting wet! Cool stuff, very dynamic and entertaining.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in October 2016

Kaituna Cascades responds:

The aim of the game is entertainment and fun - Stoked we could help :)

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Sarah Dial

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

In the short trip down the river you do three waterfalls (including the 7m drop), swimming in the currents and lots of rapids. Our guide, Blue, was awesome. The photographer's pictures are worth the money. You can see the pictures before you buy.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago and experienced in March 2016

Kaituna Cascades responds:

Thanks Sarah - will pass on the good vibes to Blue !

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Cathy La Frenais

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Great fun, the guides were really enthusiastic. 7 metre waterfall was worth the money alone.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago and experienced in March 2016

Kaituna Cascades responds:

Yep it's world famous and gets the heart going even time !

Cheers :)

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Anna

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Had so much fun. Was quite afraid of the waterfall but it was great! Our guide Dan was super!

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in January 2016

Kaituna Cascades responds:

Cheers Anna :) The Kaituna is the best

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Lukas Seager

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Great rafting trip with only four boats and not every boat was full with people.

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in February 2016

Kaituna Cascades responds:

Love the smaller trips - bit more relaxed and fun ! cheers for the review :)

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Andy Burfoot

Canada

Ranking: 10/10

Great group of people working there. Excellent experience for a first time rafter like myself. Great value.

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Philipp Kluseuer

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

The grade 5 rafting with a 7 metre waterfall drop is worth to visit in Rotorua.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Dana

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

We did our whitewater rafting on Kaituna River which was so much fun, our crazy, cool guide Toshi brought us home safely. It is a small company with very friendly staff! I will totally recommend to everyone!

Reviewed almost 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Ann Winter

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Rafting on Kaituna near Rotorua was nice, friendly guides, transport from Rotorua to their place was good, cheapest company in the town, $89.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Matthew Trezise

Australia

Ranking: 10/10

Very well organised. Enthusiastic instructors, quite a thrill with beautiful scenery.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Elena Goschia

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Grade 5 in Rotorua, 7 metre drop - awesome.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Julia Ahrend

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

The best thing i've done in New Zealand, real fun.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Rebecca Alt

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Awesome experience. The highest waterfall you can raft 7 mtrs. It just pushed me out of the raft.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Verena

Germany

Ranking: 7/10

Good instructions, nice guides (waited for us when we were too late and had problems with our car), time on the water is too short for the money you pay, but fun anyway.

Reviewed about 6 years ago

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Darren Abbott

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Awesome rafting trip down the Wairoa River and a unique experience given the river is only open once a month when a dam is released. Lots of fun.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in December 2012

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Maximilian Heller

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Absolutely awesome! Wonderful view.

Reviewed about 7 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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kiwifrenchy

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

45 minutes / 1 hour of intense rafting ! I've done it 3 times and it's still the most exciting river I've done ! The guide gives you really good instructions and is also lots of fun ! A must do when you go to Rotorua !

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in January 2012

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Zoe Barker

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

A better way to experience some white water then rafting. The tandem kayak lets you face the action full on, literally! Excellent guides, best activity in New Zealand!!!

Reviewed almost 8 years ago and experienced in March 2011

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Mike

Austria

Ranking: 10/10

On the Rangitaiki river, free pick up at camping ground, 1hour drive from Rotorua, very funny guides, lunch included, met our expectations 100%.

Reviewed over 8 years ago

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Cheryl

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

Really good small company with great guides that make you laugh the entire time you are in the raft! Look for discount coupon! Great photos and a 7 metre waterfall drop!

Reviewed over 8 years ago

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Switz

Switzerland

Ranking: 8/10

Good, excellent photoquality. We had a safe feeling, although it was a bit quick and dirty. (whole event)

Reviewed over 9 years ago and experienced in April 2009

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Elisabeth Egerup

Denmark

Ranking: 10/10

Very fun, and beautiful scenery. Good instrutions from the guide/staff and fine equipment. Excellent!

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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varenaee

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Good rafting but they should sell the photos and DVDs for less money.

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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desl

Ireland

Ranking: 10/10

Awesome experience, very professional, knowledgeable, fun and safe. Grade 5, and we were given lots of time to feel comfortable.

Reviewed almost 10 years ago and experienced in April 2009

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TobiL

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Cool guide and 7 meter waterfall.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Andra

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Really good. Nice guides & good value for money.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Eva

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Guards were awesome - very helpful & patient, made the experience unforgettable.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Sarah

Canada

Ranking: 10/10

Rafting was amazing! The guides were great too!

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Zachari

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Raft the Kaituna waterfall. Nice group and good people.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Alexia

England

Ranking: 10/10

Really enthusiastic, fun loving guides made our trip memorable. Professional, environmentally conscious and historically aware. Great value for $$. Do It!

Reviewed almost 12 years ago and experienced in February 2007

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AmyBarnett

Australia

Ranking: 9/10

Really fun guides. Great value for money. Beginners welcome!

Reviewed almost 12 years ago and experienced in February 2007

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LisaAllen

United Kingdom

Ranking: 4/10

Little time spent on river (about 40 mins). Poor value for money.

Reviewed almost 12 years ago and experienced in January 2007