Romance & Adventure - Rafting & Sail to the Carvings Combo

Immerse yourself in what it really means to be a ‘local’ in the Taupo region; An area where active lifestyles are complemented by relaxing leisure activities – that’s just what we do.


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Get amongst the 50+ Grade 3 Rapids on the mighty Tongariro River; tackle the thrills of the white water with Rafting New Zealand on New Zealand’s best Rafting Adventure where you’ll be guided by New Zealand’s best guides.

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Then, revel in your victories with a relaxing outing on Great Lake Taupo aboard 1920s yacht Barbary, NZ’s only commercially operated electric yacht. A Taupo sailing trip on board the beautifully restored 1920s yacht is nothing like your run-of-the-mill scenic cruise: Lounge in a bean bag, looking out over sparkling bays or stormy waters –


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Physical address

Romance & Adventure - Rafting & Sail to the Carvings Combo, 41 Ngawaka Place, Turangi, Turangi, Lake Taupo, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8am - 4pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
35minute drive from Taupo Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
1minute walk from Turangi Bus Terminal
Proximity to town:
RNZ River Base is located in the middle of Turangi Township

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $208.00
Age restriction:
Other charges:
Transport Charges

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