Hurtle down the Waikato River gorge with New Zealand River Jet on their Thermal Safari. As you pass through the awe-inspiring Tutukau gorge you’ll see abundant bird life, lush forests, steaming volcanic river banks and trout feeding areas. Arriving at the magnificent thermal reserve of Orakei Korako, you’ll explore the landscape to see geysers, silica terraces, boiling pools of water and mud and much more. On the return trip, hold on tight as you experience the thrill of 360-degree spins!
Huka Jet is another excellent jet-boat adventure operator, taking you to the very base of the mighty Huka Falls. Slide past dramatic cliffs at 80 kilometres per hour – it’s a fun-packed adrenalin rush.
Ask us some more about the thrilling Rapids Jet or K-Jet on Lake Rotorua
White Water Excitement
Raft or sledge the famous Kaituna River. Pass through steep, narrow canyons, and over 14 rapids in one hour – in purpose-built Kaituna rafts with experienced rafting professionals as your guides. You’ll even raft over the 7-metre Tutea falls! With sledging, you are in control of your own river-sledge - propelled by flippers on your feet and equipped with the best gear and guidance available. Choose between three excellent sledging river-runs, from mild to wild.
Rotorua Bungy & Swoop
Leap off a purpose-built Bungy Tower, 142 feet in the air, over the Ngongotaha River! If you’re paying attention, you’ll see breath-taking panoramic views from the platform. More than likely, you’ll be too busy shouting and screaming in adrenalin-pumped ecstasy!
The Swoop is a wicked adrenalin buzz for 2 or 3 people - like a bungy jump and flying rolled into one. You are placed in a hang-gliding harness and raised to a height of 40 metres. Once the rip-cord is pulled, you’ll experience the sensation of flying, reaching speeds of 130 kilometres per hour and a G-Force factor of three!
Freefall Xtreme - Bodyflying
Experience Bodyflying on a column of air in Australasia’s only wind tunnel Skydive Simulator at Freefall Xtreme, where you'll fly to a maximum height of 4 metres and reach speeds of 180kph. Try the 2-minute Teaser or the 4-minute Fully Blown. Age is no barrier; the challenge is here for you to embrace!
Zorb is the infamous invention of two wacky thrill-seeking Kiwis. Inside a huge soft sphere, you’ll roll your way, at speed, down a steep 170 metre hill. Try the Wet Zorb or Zigzag Zorb experience for even more excitement.
The Agrodome is a real 300-acre working sheep and cattle farm which invites the public to experience the kiwi farming phenomenon.
The popular Agrodome Sheep Show (3 shows daily) features nineteen breeds of sheep, an exciting sheep-shearing demonstration with audience participation, the opportunity to hand-milk a cow on stage, a demonstration by huntaway dogs plus the famous ‘Duck’ dog, an opportunity to feed lambs on stage, a dog trial with three sheep and a ‘Strong Eye’ dog, and a unique photo opportunity on stage.
While you visit the Agrodome you can also take a working farm tour, experience Rotorua Bungy Jumping, The Swoop, Bodyflying and the famous Zorb. Special Combo packages are available if you wish to have a really action-packed day!
The Agrodome is also home to the Agrojet – New Zealand’s fastest Jet Boat ride! Reach speeds of 100 kph in just 4 seconds, around a purpose-built race course.