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Rotorua Paddle Tours

761 State highway 33, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand
+64 800 787 768
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A wonderful morning on the water

We paddled along the Ohau Channel which joins Lake Roturua with Lake Rotoiti. We couldn't have... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
1705Steph
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Awesome experience

I had my friend from Sydney coming over to NZ and wanted to make her stay unforgettable. The... read more

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Reviewed 19 December 2017
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The beauty of Stand Up Paddling (SUP) is simple: it’s like walking on water. The grace of surfing and the power of paddling combine and give you the most fun you can have on water. Exploring, surfing, relaxing and working out! Let Rotorua Paddle Tours take you on a journey you’ll never forget. One of the best ways to experience New Zealand! Join us for a fun and amazing walk on water that will change your life. We are doing some amazing tours on SUPs (Stand-Up-Paddleboards) in Rotorua, New Zealand and we think your should come with us! We do trips around Rotorua's beautiful lakes. With some of New Zealand’s most beautiful waterways, surrounded by beautiful native Bush, wildlife , legendary natural hot springs and Turquoise water. Enjoy a brief lesson before embarking on our journey on one of the Stunning waterways available in the Rotorua region.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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761 State highway 33, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand
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+64 800 787 768
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We paddled along the Ohau Channel which joins Lake Roturua with Lake Rotoiti. We couldn't have asked for a better experience. Super friendly guides, great instruction, lots of fun, beautiful scenery - and a stunning 25 degree day too. This was such a special way...More

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RotoruaPaddleTours, Owner at Rotorua Paddle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thats what we Love to hear! Your group would have a great time whatever you do. Denise.

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

I had my friend from Sydney coming over to NZ and wanted to make her stay unforgettable. The Rotorua Paddle Tour was definitely the right choice we made and I'm so glad we enjoyed this leisure activity! Denise was extremely friendly and kind throughout the...More

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RotoruaPaddleTours, Owner at Rotorua Paddle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you! Your welcome to come for another SUP experience with our team. Denise.

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We called Denise last minute for the Blue Lake Tour. Initially it was not available. 30 minutes later we got a call back that she had made arrangements to run the tour for us if we were still interested. We met Nikki (our guide) and...More

Thank Ermcmorrow M
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RotoruaPaddleTours, Owner at Rotorua Paddle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Were happy you enjoyed your Blue lake experience, the Blue lake is one of Rotorua's Gems, its great when our guests enjoy the beautiful water as much as we do. Thanks for coming, Safe travels. Denise.

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Had a fantastic time stand up paddle boarding with this crew. Was on this SUP tour as a solo paddler, joining a fun family of 5. We explored the Ohau Channel starting from Lake Rotorua going through to Lake Rotoiti finishing up at Okere Falls....More

Thank Kieran M
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Was keen to do the blue lake but could only get on the channel paddle. However had an awesome guide who was great value and enjoyed the trip. Good level of instruction.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great activity to do with family. We had a fun morning. Thank you to the team. Must do activity when u visit Rotorua.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome time with this crew! Went with my family (adults and teens - 9 ppl on total), we all had no paddle boarding experience, but they gave us an in-depth tutorial on land before we headed onto the water. Whilst in the water,...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Amazing experience even for someone who has never done it before. The instructors were so awesome and friendly. Will definitely be back one day!

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I just want to say a massive thank you to the team from Rotorua paddle tours!!! We took a group of university students out for the ohau channel tour and we had a great time! The instructors were super friendly, knowledgeable and accomodating, as well...More

Thank jenaghb
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RotoruaPaddleTours, Owner at Rotorua Paddle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Hello Jenagh, Thats great you all had a good time, our guides had a great time with your group. We would love to see you all again. Thanks for paddling with us, Denise.

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, highly recommend! Instructors are amazing and extremely accomodating. Great sense of humour and give a great experience. Very very cool would love to do it again.

Thank Rebecca M
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RotoruaPaddleTours, General Manager at Rotorua Paddle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Excellent Rebecca!! thanks for the kind words. Your welcome to come again. Cheers, Denise.

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t11995
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Hi there, thats fine. We are very close to the shore and we always wear PFD's.
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