Go Orange Rafting

Whitewater rafting is an extreme must do experience in the adventure capital of New Zealand. With 2 adventures to choose from, it'll be hard to choose, so why not do both?


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2 adventures to choose from:
Shotover River: Start with an unforgettable coach trip through Skippers Canyon famous for it's exciting cliff edges, enough to get your adrenaline pumping before we hit the water. Experience grade 3-5 whitewater rapids as the guide navigates you through canyons and rapids to go through the famous 170m tunnel to finish.

Kawarau River: Start with a 30-minute jet boat ride to kick off your rafting. A river adventure for all. Paddle and swim through grade 2-3 whitewater rapids with a new cliff jumping section added for the adrenaline junkies. Complete your journey by tackling the famous 400m Dog Leg rapid – the longest commercially rafted rapid in New Zealand. This river experience is the perfect adventure.

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Physical address

35 Shotover Street, Central Queenstown, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $199.00
Age restriction:
Further pricing information:
Rafting is not available to anyone under 13 years of age or weighing under 40kg or over 120kg. Rafters under 16 years must have a guardian travel with them and have a child waiver signed by a guardian. Rafters under 18 years require a child waiver form to be signed by a guardian. Clients must be water competent. Go Orange reserves the right to refuse clients should they be considered unsuitable due to their ability to communicate in English, physical size, poor health, fitness or intoxication.
Cancellation policy:
If cancelling or amending a retail booking, a refund will only be granted when Go Orange receives notification 24 hours prior to departure.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
9km from Queenstown Airport
Proximity to town:
Queenstown town centre office.

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Opening times

Business hours:
7am - 7pm
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Nov, Dec

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