Rangitata Rafts

Spectacular Lord of the Rings scenery combined with the thrill of rafting some of New Zealand’s most exciting whitewater, delicious meals and an amazing atmosphere - the perfect rafting adventure.

$215.00 - $239.00

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Feel your adrenalin pumping as you raft grade five rapids with your world class guide. Rangitata Rafts is the only operator on this unique stretch of river and offers longer time on the river than most other New Zealand one day rafting trips. Time for swimming in the turquoise waters and some surfing.

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The closest grade five white water rafting to Christchurch - day trip from the city or self drive, located off the Christchurch – Queenstown Road.

“Very professional, small company. We were not rushed at any time” Stefan - Germany

“Extremely well organised, confident & knowledgeable staff, excellent progression of rapids. An absolute must – even for first timers.” Liz - UK


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Physical address

Rangitata Rafts, Rangitata Gorge Rd, Peel Forest, Christchurch, Christchurch - Canterbury, 7990, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
7 days a week during the season. Closed 25th Dec, 1st Jan.
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov, Dec

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
2 Hour drive
Proximity to town:
25 minutes from Geraldine, 2 hours from Christchurch

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $215.00 - $239.00
Further pricing information:
On application.

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