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“haruru falls”(22 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
3 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia 0204, New Zealand
+64 21 266 3315
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tour was a fun way to see some interesting places and meet some new people. Staff were great fun and great tour guides too!

Thank charlottei7cruthers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with Ben, our friendly, knowlegeable, skilled guide, and a small group on the boat up to the mouth of the river. I kayaked under mangroves, saw birds I'd never seen before, and learned how to paddle behind and through the waterfall. I'm looking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Canadian_Laurie
Reviewed 3 weeks 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 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

Thank Jafa654
Reviewed 13 October 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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 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

Date of experience: October 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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31 August 2018|
Response from jeffgI9493QF | Reviewed this property |
Cannot say as we were touring and stayed in Nelson. Ask the Company. Regards Jeff.
12 March 2017|
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Response from julieQ6900EF | Reviewed this property |
not at all. The weather is on a par with Sydney.
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.