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Frequently asked questions

Rafting and Sledging
Please bring your swimwear, towel and your sense of Adventure! We provide everything else you need to get down the river safely! Including: Wetsuits/Booties/PFDs and all other river equipment.
Guided tours of Mt Tarawera and Te Puia
Please wear sturdy walking shoes, bring a warm jacket (Woollen Hats in Winter) and a bottle of water.

YES – We offer a courtesy shuttle for all of our activities to and from central Rotorua accommodation and the Rotorua Information Centre.

If you prefer to drive to us:
Raft or Slegde Bookings @ 1135 Te Ngae Road, RD4 Tikitere, Rotorua 3074.
Mt Tarawera Bookings @ 1103 Hinemoa Street, Rotorua 3010.

We accept Master Card, Visa & Barter Card.

No not at all. Kaitiaki Adventures will give all the training required and will assist you throughout the trip.

No. We enter the river below the waterfall and sledge the Grade 3 section of the Kaituna River.

Yes. We offer a Raft & Sledge combo for $185 per person, and there are plenty of Guided Mt Tarawera hiking packages on offer.

Check out our Rotorua Combos website for awesome deals on activity packages in Rotorua.

Yes. We will have an adventure photographer take photos of your experience which will be available to view and purchase on completion of your trip.

In the summer months from October to March expect 17 to 22 degrees.
In the winter months from April to September expect 11 to 16 degrees.

Yes, depending on the size of your group we can offer a group discount. Please contact us directly to discuss the details.

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