Kaituna River White Water Rafting - Grade 5

Experience the thrill of Grade 5 Kaituna River rafting with Kaituna Cascades in Rotorua, including the highest commercially rafted waterfall in the world! Suitable for 13+ year olds.
Kaituna River White Water Rafting - Grade 5


  • 50 minute Rotorua white water rafting experience

  • Raft the highest commercially rafted waterfall

  • Feel the rush as you thunder down 11 epic rapids

  • Comprehensive training and safety equipment

  • Transport from the rafting base to the river

  • Take on three thrilling waterfalls

More info


  • Transport to and from the river (once at the rafting base)
  • 50 minute white water rafting experience
  • Grade 5 river rafting, including 11 rapids and three waterfalls
  • Take on the mighty seven metre Tutea Falls, the world's highest commercially rafted waterfall
  • All rafting/river gear and safety equipment
  • Land raft training before departure
  • Professional and friendly rafting guides


  • This experience is approximately 2.5 hours in duration
  • Available daily, excluding Christmas and New Years Day
  • Tour times are at 9am, 11:45am and 2:30pm

Departure Location

  • This experience is located at 18 Okere Falls road, Okere Falls, Rotorua 3074. The base is a red and yellow barn styled building and is hard to miss.

What To Bring

  • Bring your swimwear and a towel.

Additional Information

  • This experience will go ahead in all weather conditions.
  • Spectators are welcome - there is a walking trail in the scenic reserve that they can follow through.

Terms And Conditions

  • Participants must be 13 years of age or older
  • Recommended maximum weight limit of 120kg. A reasonable level of fitness is required
  • Not suitable for pregnant women

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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