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The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River provided by Pelorus Eco Adventures

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The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River

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Departure Point
Havelock, Marlborough, New Zealand
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guided tour with all safety equipment supplied
  • Return transport from Havelock.
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for child aged 4 and under
  • Please allow 4hrs the exact duration will depend on the river conditions and group skills.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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shez66 wrote a review 13 Mar
Birmingham, United Kingdom2 contributions2 helpful votes
Had a great time on this kayaking trip. The scenery is stunning and Shane was an awesome guide. If you're a Hobbit fan, you'll love the inside knowledge he has about the scenes filmed on the river. If you're not a Hobbit fan, you'll love the setting and the knowledge Shane has
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from ashamckay, General Manager at The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks for taking the time to write such lovely comments. see you next time
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Geoff Clarke wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution
We had a fantastic time kayaking down the Pelorus River with Pelorus Eco Tours. Shane was a great guide, able to share knowledge on the local history and the native plants easily. We felt very safe in the inflatable kayaks which are stable and comfortable. The Pelorus River
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Date of experience: January 2020
Hannah wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution
I had a great afternoon paddling down the river with friends. Learned lots about where the Hobbit was shot on this iconic river! Highly recommend this trip for anyone coming through the area.
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Date of experience: January 2020
Camille FRANCHINI wrote a review Jan 2020
2 contributions
Surprised of the blue and green clear water, so beautiful on a sunny day like this ! I jumped in the water and it was so refreshing ! Thanks Shane for your energy !
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Date of experience: January 2020
Travelphyle wrote a review Jan 2020
Sydney, Australia25 contributions15 helpful votes
I'm just adding on to the many positive reviews of this activity. It was a lot of fun going down the beautiful river and the mini rapids. Certainly suitable for young and old, but you need at least one person in each kayak with the ability to steer or a willingness to get out
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Date of experience: January 2020
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shez66
Birmingham, United Kingdom
22
So much fun with a great guide!
Had a great time on this kayaking trip. The scenery is stunning and Shane was an awesome guide. If you're a Hobbit
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Geoff Clarke
10
Stunning river!
We had a fantastic time kayaking down the Pelorus River with Pelorus Eco Tours. Shane was a great guide, able to
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Hannah
10
Fun experience on the river!
I had a great afternoon paddling down the river with friends. Learned lots about where the Hobbit was shot on this
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Camille FRANCHINI
10
Kayaking and swimming among the Pelorus River !
Surprised of the blue and green clear water, so beautiful on a sunny day like this ! I jumped in the water and it
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Travelphyle
Sydney, Australia
2215
Super fun activity
I'm just adding on to the many positive reviews of this activity. It was a lot of fun going down the beautiful
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Jessica S
21
Best rafting trip of my life!
Shane took us on the most amazing guided tour down the beautiful Pelorus river. He told us about some history &
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Rakesh singh
Havelock, New Zealand
10
Holiday
Amazing with friends, amazing with a raft and a paddle. Alround great experience to share with other or yourself.
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Diana
10
Fantastic Experience
Fantastic trip on the beautiful Pelorus River with an awesome Tour Guide and all the family and friends. Great
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Robin
Dunedin, New Zealand
10
Kayaking
Had and absolutely awesome time down the pelorus river with a group of 12. Instructor was great, very professional
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AnnaH
10
Awesome Adventure
Absolutely recommend this river adventure. The scenery is stunning and the rafting is perfect for all levels of
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  • Pelorus Eco Adventures
  • Duration: 4h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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