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Pelorus Eco Adventures

48 Main Road, Havelock 7100, New Zealand
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The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River
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KAYAK NEW ZEALAND'S MOST BEAUTIFUL RIVER. Are you looking for a fun and easy way to discover spectacular New Zealand’s scenery? Do you want to spend a great day out with your family or friends? Are you a Hobbit fan and you don’t want to miss any of the famous filming locations? Then, the Hobbit Kayak Tour is for you!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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48 Main Road, Havelock 7100, New Zealand
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"the river"
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"kayaking experience"
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"kayak tour"
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"filming locations"
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"great fun"
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"new zealand"
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"guide peter"
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"great guide"
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"great trip"
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"blue moon"
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"life jackets"
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"small rapids"
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"hobbit movie"
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"fun rapids"
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"amazing scenery"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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Shane M, General Manager at Pelorus Eco Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

We had an amazing time on this tour. It took us a while to get the hang of it, but with some expert help we got there in the end!! The river and the scenery are beautiful, and it was a fantastic experience to get...More

Thank Andrea P
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Shane M, Manager at Pelorus Eco Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hi Andrea Thanks a lot for your amazing review ! We hope to see you again on the river with us for other new adventures ;)

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The kayaking is great, nice and chill for beginners or if you're resting after a day of hiking. Seeing where the scenes from The Hobbit were shot was very cool. The tour guide Shane knew his stuff, and made you feel like a good friend....More

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Shane M, Manager at Pelorus Eco Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hey David Thank you for your positive review ! It was a great moment to have you on the river with us. Hope to see you again ;)

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

The Pelorus River is just beautiful and it was very relaxing to drift down the river and experience the nature. However, I would have expected a bit more paddling and maybe also a few more rapids. For the largest part it was just slowly floating...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

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Kathy R
February 15, 2018|
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Response from Shane M | Property representative |
Yes it's suitable
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That's correct feel free to give us a call.
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