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Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing

A Rotorua parasailing experience with both solo and tandem options available to glide gracefully through the air and take in the lovely scenery from above.


An action-pumped jet boat
Parasail over the waters of Lake Rotorua
Solo or Tandem 10 minute flights
Zoom around and above the pristine waters
Tranquil natural surrounds
Glide gracefully through the air

What you need to know

Experience the leisurely joy of parasailing over the waters of charming Lake Rotorua with this experience that is available in both solo and tandem options to glide through the air and take in the natural beauty of the surrounds. With a Rotorua parasailing experience, take to the air for a unique adventure that finishes by landing you gently back on the flight deck for a smooth landing.

First-timers are more than welcome as no experience is required, and everything is controlled by your parasailing pilot so you don't have to worry about a thing. Whether you choose to enjoy the fun of parasailing individually or with a friend or family member, parasailing in New Zealand is a great, scenic and relaxing experience to take part in in the Rotorua region!

More info

Flight Options

  • Solo or Tandem 10 minute flights
  • Observers permitted for small fee if seats available
  • No experience required, altitude and direction controlled by your parasail pilot

What to wear

  • Sensible footwear and clothing required

Tour Times

  • Operates all year round weather permitting. Courtesy pick up & drop off within the city can also be arranged


  • Based at Memorial Drive on Rotorua’s scenic Lakefront, at just a short stroll from Fenton Street and Rotorua’s CBS


  • Minimum age 10 years and restrictions apply
  • Subject to weight
  • Parasailing is weather dependent so please check with our team that we are "go for launch" on the day
  • Children are welcome
  • Children's age is under 15 years old
  • 2 people required to book tandem option
  • Infants age is up to 60 months

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
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing

Lakefront drive, City Lake front, Rotorua, NZ 3201