01 Oct

Private Rafting Trip

Want to come rafting but would like to enjoy the river just with your party? We can do that for you!

We are offering private rafting trips, for up to 6 people per raft plus a guide. If you have more people wanting to come rafting, we will simply put on more rafts!

It will only be your party, plus staff, in our base and involved in transport.

We will be offering this on the Grade 2 Family Float (perfect for children under 10 years old), or the Grade 3 Whitewater trip.

What’s even better is that you will never forget your experience as we’ll give everyone on your trip:

    • Free rafting photos (normally $30)
    • Free rafting video (normally $89)

Get your bubble together and let us show you the magnificence of the Tongariro River!

Private Rafting Trips


Private rafting trip (Grade 2 or Grade 3):
$1400 per boat (maximum of 6 people per boat)


Grade 3 Whitewater Trip:
A minimum age of 13 years old.

Grade 2 Family Float:
A minimum age of 5 years old.

Departure Times:
All year round:on request
Departure Points:

The Rafting Centre, 133 Atirau Rd, Turangi


Grade 3 Whitewater Trip:
Total time on water is 2 – 2.5 hours, total trip time 3.5 – 4 hours.

Grade 2 Family Float:Total time on water is 1.5 hours, total trip time 2.5 – 3 hours.

What you need to bring:

Swimwear, towel, a sense of adventure! We will provide everything else including wetsuits, river shoes, helmets, life jackets etc.

  • Private trip: Enjoy exclusivity and stay safe with the entire trip all to yourself.
  • Clothing & safety: Polar fleece jersey, splash jacket, helmet, wet suit, wet suit boot, life jacket
  • Free Photos: Digital photos of your adventure.  Valued at $30.
  • Free 360 video: A digital video of the best moments of your trip. Valued at $89.

If you have any questions or special requests, please contact us!