What would you like to see?

Kaituna Cascades Rafting

2 Hour Tour

Tour Details


  • Unbeatable grade 5 white-water experience
  • Worlds highest commercially crafted waterfall!
  • Must do for adrenaline junkies and 1st time rafters alike!

Experience the thrills and spills of the Mighty Kaituna River as we take on the world famous 7 metre Tutea Falls, the highest commercially rafted waterfall.

Together with your expert guide, your team will enjoy a 50 minute action packed ride down 14 epic rapids in a tight and twisting warm water jungle canyon.

No prior experience is necessary as you will be given full and comprehensive training.

All you need is a reasonable level of fitness, a sense of fun and adventure, swimwear and a towel.

Come Join us and our awesome crew!

Special Notes

  • Complimentary pick-up / drop-off available
  • Available all year!
  • Arrive early and take a stroll down the beautiful Okere Falls Scenic Reserve walking track
  • 14 epic rapids and the worlds highest rafted waterfall

Tour Length: 2 Hours

Minimum Number: From 1 person. If you would like to book a group charter, please contact us for a quote.

Itinerary: Operates daily

  • 9am, 11:45am and 2.30pm. We also offer a 4:30pm tour in the summer

*Note: Includes a free shuttle to and from Rotorua

What we Provide:

  • Custom built rafts
  • Wetsuits
  • Helmets
  • Lifejackets
  • Paddles
  • Fleece tops
  • Wetsuit booties
  • Splash jackets.

What to Bring:

  • Swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Towel
  • GoPro friendly (please bring a chest harness)

Tour Cost

$90.00 NZD / Adult

*Note: Grade 5 rafting trip 13+ years - Grade 3 option available for 10 - 12 year olds at $45.00 NZD pp please email or call to arrange this

Tour Cost

The Navi Team works hard to bring you the best pricing anywhere! Let us know if you can find better pricing.

 NZD / person
 NZD / child 
Book this Tour

Enquire about This Tour Now

Enter your details below and we'll contact you to finalise your tour plans.

Tour Selection

Contact Details

Payment Details

Thank you! Your request has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

Related Tours

Tour Application Terms & Conditions

Do you have a question which is not covered here? Click here to ask us!


  • A minimum of 2 adults must be attending the tour for the tour to take place.
  • Application for a tour must be made by phone, fax or e-mail no later than 5:00 PM of the day before the tour.
  • Your application may not be accepted if the tour is full, prior to your booking.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation of tours is free if carried out by 5:00 PM, two working days before the tour.
  • Cancellation of tours carried out by 5:00 PM one working day before the tour will cost 50% of the price of the tour.
  • Cancellation of tours after 5:00 PM one working day before the tour will cost the full price of the tour.
  • Cancellation of fishing tours will cost 20% of the tour cost after you have sent in your form as the boat will be chartered.
  • Cancellation of Hobbiton movie set tours will cost NZ$35.00 per person as a cancellation of lunch fee if cancelled after 5:00 pm four working days before the tour.
  • Cancellation of Hobbiton evening banquet tours will cost the full price of the tour if cancelled after 5:00 pm eight working days before the tour.
  • If you won't show up at the pick-up time even after 15 mins of the time, we have to start the tours without you.

Tour Costs

  • If there are two adults attending the tour, the cost of the tour written is the cost for one person.
  • If there are two adults attending the tour, children ( aged 5~11 ) will cost half of what is written.


  • Please understand that changes of schedule, cost and tours may occur with no notice.
  • Photos are only images.