Tongariro River Rafting

Ranked #1 Rafting Experience in the Lake Taupo Region on Trip Advisor.

The #1 Ranked White Water Rafting in Taupo and Turangi!

We are the most experienced white water rafting provider in the Taupo region, are proud to be the absolute #1 Rated Rafting experience in the entire North Island on Trip Advisor.

Tongariro White Water Rafting

The most fun you'll have in Taupo - Take on 60 heart-pounding, roller coaster rapids on the Tongaririo…
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Family Rafting on the Tongariro River

This is the perfect family activity - you and the kids in one raft, on an adventure on…
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Raft Fishing on the Tongariro River

The Tongariro River is world famous for its trout fishing. Most of the upper river, however, can only…
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Why Choose Us

We're number one on TripAdvisor, and have had over 200,00 customers. Here's exactly why Tongariro River Rafting give you the best Taupo white water rafting…


Blue Duck Project

Saving The Whio: The Blue Duck Project “It’s been the most wonderful thing to be involved in. It’s not that often you get involved in…


Mt Ruapehu – Offical Rafting Partners

Tongariro River Rafting is proud to be the only OFFICIAL rafting partner of Mt Ruapehu. Our partnership is significant, as we are trusted to provide…

Tongariro River Rafting Reviews

Whitewater Adventures
Such a great first experience in river rafting. The team really know what they are doing, but they still have a laugh at the same…
Keighley N
Tongario Grade 4 Rafting
Garth and his team are fantastic and willing to go the extra mile to ensure a great experience. I’m so glad I did the rafting…
Janelle S
What an amazing day! The rain did not hinder the beauty of our whenua, and the incredible staff made the day all the more enjoyable
Rita G
We had the best day ever!! Highly professional guides, and a really exciting, action packed trip! Felt totally  safe and had a blast!!
Sarah O
Whether you've rafted before or not, this trip down the river will meet and exceed all expectations! Friendly, knowledgeable and approachable team!!
Sarah B
Awesome experience with the family float, fantastic team, and something doable for everyone! We had a blast and are definitely coming back again! Thanks for…

White Water Rafting Tongariro River

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Packages & Passes

MTB Hire

From $25

per person

View our fleet of mountain bikes, including e-mountain bikes for you to hire.



per adult

Our most popular tour - the best activity in the Taupo region!

Raft & Jet Boat


per adult

Taupo's most exciting whitewater adventure. Go Jet Boating and Rafting.


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