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“haruru falls”(21 reviews)
“night tour”(2 reviews)
“sunset cruise”(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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All reviews haruru falls night tour sunset cruise great activity local wildlife cool experience the entire trip excellent guide recommend this trip these guys new zealand taylor tom waterfall ben paddling twilight
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank Navigate821434
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Vacationer822823
Reviewed 10 August 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

Thank EstelleP385
Reviewed 2 May 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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Thank Omar H
Reviewed 29 April 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 24 April 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

2  Thank PagtownFunk69
Reviewed 4 April 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 30 March 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

Thank r-claire-6
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing early evening kayak along the river into mangroves seeing the local wildlife with our guide Ben who knew his local history. Then the waterfall....We tried to kayak under it and touch the rock face, then kayak along to the left and...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Brilliant experience kayaking along to Haruna Falls during the evening (it's called the night tour, but all the kayak is done as the sunsets so it's still very warm and enjoyable). Captain Ben and kayak-lead Brit were amazing hosts for the group. Lots of chances...More

Thank 627JohnT
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31 August 2018|
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Response from Jeff G | Reviewed this property |
Cannot say as we were touring and stayed in Nelson. Ask the Company. Regards Jeff.
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Carly M
12 March 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
18 December 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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