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Huka Falls River Cruise

Aratiatia Dam Carpark, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 800 278 336
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Very pleasant

This was a very pleasant cruise taking you up by the Huka Falls. The children got a chance to steer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mrnothersan
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
Perfect chilled out afternoon

Thanks guys for a fun afternoon. Chilled out cruise up the river, lovely photos of the Huka. Best... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
anja-f-atv
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Aratiatia Dam Carpark, Taupo, New Zealand
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+64 800 278 336

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very pleasant cruise taking you up by the Huka Falls. The children got a chance to steer the boat which was an added bonus for them. The skipper was very knowledgeable and friendly. Overall, a great short trip.

Thank mrnothersan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks guys for a fun afternoon. Chilled out cruise up the river, lovely photos of the Huka. Best way to see the falls on the water.

Thank anja-f-atv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this activity! The guides were really nice and talkative. It was very relaxing and the views were really pretty. Huka Falls was incredible and I really liked how the captains brought us really close to the falls several times and waited for...More

Thank Tori L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere on this 90 minute cruise which catered very well to kids of all ages. The family pass was great value. The boat was clean and offered free hot beverages too. It goes right up to the falls and offers excellent...More

Thank Nurunesa
Dave K, Owner at Huka Falls River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comment we are glad you enjoyed your cruise.

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The cruise was a wonderful, relaxed way to see part of the river, hear from the guide about the history of the area, and experience THE MOST spectacular view of the Huka Falls - exactly what we had hoped for. When we got to the...More

Thank Briony W
Dave K, Owner at Huka Falls River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great comments, we're glad you enjoyed your cruise with us.

Reviewed 30 June 2017

We had seen the Huka Falls from above and near the dam, so wanted to experience it actually on the river, up close and personal. It was a small boat, nice and clean with plenty of places to sit and move around (we were fortunate...More

Thank abnil
Dave K, Owner at Huka Falls River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thanks very much for your comments, glad you enjoyed your time in Taupo and New Zealand, and managed to get up Te Mata Peak

Reviewed 27 June 2017

A must do activity when staying in Taupo. Spectacular scenery and an amazing view of these spectacular Falls. Dave is a wonderful host and gives a very good commentary along the way of the sights and the history. Need a nice sunny day though for...More

Thank jkloveday
Dave K, Owner at Huka Falls River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Cheers we really appreciate the great comments, hope you enjoyed your stay in Taupo

Reviewed 1 June 2017

This was a great cruise. It took about 1.5 hours round trip. The guide was friendly and very knowledgeable about the area. Tea and coffee were available on the boat. The views from the river and at the base of the Huka Falls was aweseome....More

Thank Tracy J
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Dave gave us a lovely cruise up to the Huka falls and gave us heaps of opportunity for photos he also gave us insite into other attractions around the area that we may be interested in . This tour is a must.

Thank Fiona M
Dave K, Owner at Huka Falls River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Hanks for the great comment, hope you enjoyed your stay in Taupo

Reviewed 18 May 2017

this was an excellent activity not only did our guide provide a clean and safe boat for us to travel he added very informative information on the surrounding we were passing along the way. great for kids of all ages and super fun.

Thank Rachelle L
Dave K, Manager at Huka Falls River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thanks for you review, we are glad you enjoyed cruising with us.

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MLYang
17 November 2016|
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Response from Dave K | Property representative |
River is always calm, and we have had no problem with sea sickness
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Amanda Y
16 November 2016|
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Response from Dave K | Property representative |
Toddlers are fine, there is also room for your stroller if required.
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Cam L
7 April 2016|
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Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
They don't use an email address as they spend a lot of their time either on the water or the riverbank. They use a phone which redirects to the mobile they have at the riverbank. 0800 278336
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