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Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing

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    What to Expect
    Meet at your hotel lobby or the Rotorua Lakefront and embark on a 30-minute parasailing adventure. Launching from the flight deck of a 26-foot (8-meter), purpose-built parasail vessel, you will have about 12 minutes of flight time as you soar through the air like a bird. It's a truly unique and electrifying experience to sit back and relax while enjoying the exhilaration of free flight up to 400 feet in the air. Admire the stunning views of Lake Rotorua and its surroundings. 

    You will take off and land directly from the boat, so no water contact is necessary and no previous experience is required. Book a solo or tandem flight and discover why this is one of Rotorua's most popular adventure activities. The crew is dedicated to providing passengers with a quality, safe, and enjoyable experience that exceeds expectations.

    Observers are permitted on board for an additional fee, if seats are available.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel or the Rotorua Lakefront
    Duration
    30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Local taxes
    • Professional photographer guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • DVD (available to purchase)
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
    • Sensible footwear and clothing required
    • Minimum age is 10 years and restrictions apply
    • Minimum weight 50kg and maximum weight 180kg
    • Observers are permitted on board for an additional fee, if seats are available
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    8Reviews1Q&A
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    My partner and I loved our parasail and would recommend it to anyone! There were 3 young children doing a triple parasail off the same boat of us. We were impressed to see how well they were looked after by the staff. Lamar and Ross were very professional and very friendly who
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    I left writing this review as a last resort because I wanted to speak to the business first and give them a chance first to rectify the issue that a customer left their place feeling very upset. We booked a parasail beginning of Jan, I think it was, when we were on a road trip
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    Response from Fiona K, Owner at Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing
    Responded 11 Feb 2019
    Hi there, thank you for your review. Whilst there is always two sides to a story we feel your side has been blown well and truly out of proportion. The public needs to be aware that you threatened me with blackmail that pay us or I will complain to all of the authorities. We were told to review your reviews and were startled on doing this as quite a few have a similar tone to them We stand by our decision and will not compromise on safety. This is our final correspondence. Cheers Fiona
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    Fantastic staff, typical kiwi blokes! Guides are really safe and really emphasise the safety for kids! Good yarns along the way! Awesome photography taken aswell! Awesome action shots!
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    Response from kjetrotorua, Owner at Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing
    Responded 16 Nov 2018
    Awesome, Awesome Awesome. So pleased you enjoyed your time with us Parasailing. The boys certainly are gold ole Kiwi blokes. !. cheers Fiona
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    As adrenaline junkies it is not unusual for us to do things together as sisters and this was no different. What an awesome experience!! Will thank you very much for looking after us and for the laughs you gave us! Next time it's Dad's turn!!
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    Response from kjetrotorua, Owner at Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing
    Responded 5 Aug 2018
    Go you!!. Looking forward to letting your father experience the parasailing. Thanks for taking the time to review. cheers Fiona
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    The second time we have brought teenagers here. They loved it. Awesome activity. It was a beautiful day and I was able to go out as an observer too. There is a weight restriction so not suitable for young children.😊
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    Response from kjetrotorua, Owner at Katoa Lake Rotorua Parasailing
    Responded 5 Apr 2018
    Wow 2nd time. That's awesome. We have been very lucky with the weather lately. Long may it last. cheers Fiona
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