White Water Rafting
The Tongariro River in Turangi is the home of New Zealand's best white water adventures and most-awarded white water rafting operators. Trips are available all year round. Rafting New Zealand and Tongariro River Rafting will bring you for the ride of your life.
Skydiving over Great Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake, is awe-inspiring. Coast-to-coast views above the Central Plateau, the snow-capped volcanoes of the Tongariro National Park and beautiful Lake Taupo all create some stunning freefall views.
If you're thinking of bungy jumping in New Zealand, then Taupo Bungy is for you! Taupo boasts New Zealand’s highest water touch bungy; from 47 metres above the Waikato River they can dunk you from your fingertips to your ankles. Or take the (slightly) easier option with the extreme Cliffhanger Swing and go feet first, arcing up to 180 degrees and reaching speeds of up to 70kph. Check out Taupo Cliffhanger Extreme Swing or Taupo Bungy for more.
Did you know that jet boating is a New Zealand invention? We're crazy about jet boats in Great Lake Taupo! Hukafalls Jet will take you right to the base of the incredible Huka Falls, as close as you’ll get without actually going down the falls! Rapids Jet Taupo ride the Aratiatia rapids, a crazy thirty-five minutes of jumps and spins to get your pulse racing. NZ Riverjet will supply the adrenalin, plus they’ll take you to a few secret gems off the beaten track that you definitely wouldn’t see otherwise.