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“haruru falls”(21 reviews)
“night tour”(2 reviews)
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Nature Cruise With Kayaking to Waterfalls designed for all age's & great value, Perfect for first timers & experienced kayakers. A Safe whitewater experience with lots of wildlife, Boat Cruise, Local history & Great photo opportunities. We cruise on...more
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3 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia 0204, New Zealand
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+64 21 266 3315
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wanted a kayaking trip with a difference! This was amazing. A quick boat trip to the start in the river with various nuggets of local information from Ben, our guide, along the way. Then kayaking (and bird spotting) further up the river to the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic afternoon kayaking. I'm a complete beginner but really felt comfortable. Guide Ben was was really informative and took some great photos. Ruby was helpful with a mix up on online booking and enabled me to take the trip. The waterfall was stunning and the...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2018

An excellent experience for a family with young children. My daughter is 4 years and a half old. Our whole family does not have kayaking experience. So we chose this activity. The trip is exploring a river and reach the haruru falls. The water is...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time on 1pm cruise. Ben the tour guide and skipper was knowledgeable, friendly, easygoing, nonjudgemental and patient. He just took everything in his stride, even jumping in to help when I fell out. He helped firsttimers as though it was no hassle....More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We did paddle with Taylor, who is interesting and interested! it was amazing! We had a great time and had a good laugh !!:) Estelle & Karen

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Had a good trip out to the waterfall and the tour guide was very nice to be around - got to kayak right underneath the water was a cool experience

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Had such an amazing time paddle boarding with our instructor Ben. He arranged a pick up from our hostel and took us out with a quick safety talk then off we went!! We were both inexperienced paddleboarders so Ben made sure a few words of...More

1  Thank Christopher M
Reviewed April 24, 2018

If we hadn't called to get directions, we would have never known that they moved the tour up by one hour and we would have missed it entirely. The tour guide, Ben, was really good. The problem was, it was pouring down rain and he...More

3  Thank PagtownFunk69
Reviewed April 3, 2018

A brilliant welcoming into the cruise over to the kayaks and thereon towards the waterfalls - truly an adventure by itself

Thank Sunil K
Reviewed March 29, 2018

We had really been looking forward to this tour and booked it on relatively short notice, called several times to reconfirm and was told we were on the night tour as we had requested, received directions and time of departure. Two hours before the tour,...More

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August 31, 2018|
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Response from jeffgI9493QF | Reviewed this property |
Cannot say as we were touring and stayed in Nelson. Ask the Company. Regards Jeff.
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Carly M
March 11, 2017|
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Response from julieQ6900EF | Reviewed this property |
not at all. The weather is on a par with Sydney.
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Chelsea B
December 17, 2016|
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Response from Ruby S | Property representative |
Hi chelsea! Thanks for your inquiry. Sorry we are not able to provide a tour to the hole in the rock, it is safer to go out to it by boat as it does tend to get a lot of swell out that way.
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