April 2020 20
Turangi; the holiday destination you never knew you needed!
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Turangi is a short 42 kilometer drive south of Taupo. Follow SH1 past Taupo along the scenic eastern side of the lake. Don’t forget to stop at Bulli Point for a swim on your way…

April 2020 15
Why a visit to Lake Taupo should be on your bucket list
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Sitting on the sand with a gelato in hand, gazing out over glistening Lake Taupo, it is hard to feel anything but lucky to be able to experience this beautiful region everyday. For those of…

March 2020 17
Coronavirus Update
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Update as at 30th April At Level 3, Tongariro River Rafting remains closed to public. We hope to open to the public at Level 2, but are awaiting Government clarification. For an outline on how…

October 2019 22
Why senior citizens love rafting on the Tongariro River
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While white water rafting seems like it should be for ‘young’ people, the biggest trend we are seeing is the growth of guests aged 60 and over. In fact, it’s our fastest growing group of…

September 2019 24
The Best Turangi Activities
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If you’re looking for things to do in Turangi, then look no further. We’ve been here for over 30 years and know the area better than anyone! Here are the best 7 Turangi activities -…

June 2019 21
Why Rafting in Winter is awesome!
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One of the questions we get asked most during winter is ‘Can we raft the Tongariro river in winter?’ The short answer is a resounding Yes - we can and do raft daily in winter.…

May 2019 28
White Water Rafting on the Tongariro River – The Ultimate Guide
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Ultimate Guide to Rafting This is the ultimate guide to white water rafting on the Tongariro River! If you’ve never been white water rafting, and you’re not sure what it’s all about, then you’re in…

November 2018 02
Why A Rafting Trip is the Perfect Family Activity
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Looking for a NZ family adventure activity to delight everyone from your three-year-old to your grandpa? Grab your swimwear, head to beautiful Turangi (close to Taupo) and jump on board one of our Family Floats…

October 2018 24
Some of our favourite things to do in Taupo
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We’re often asked by our visitors for our recommendations on what else they can do in Taupo and Turangi after they’ve been rafting.  We are super fortunate to live in such Taupo Tandem Skydiving an…