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Enjoy family friendly rafting in the Tongariro River.

Just 40 minutes from Taupo township, we are based in the heart of Turangi.

Family rafting from ages 5 and up. Safe, fun and exciting.

Family friendly rafting adventure

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 five 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.

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
  • Cliff jumps (optional)

Adult 17+, Child 5+

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17+ years old



Ages 5-17