Glowworm, Scenic and Adventure Kayak Tours

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Evening Glowworm Kayak Tour

tauranga

Start your Evening Glowworm Tour nestled amongst the trees at Lake McLaren Falls Park. Appreciate fine New Zealand wines and delicious cheeses while watching the sunset over the rolling hills. At dusk our guides will lead you into the calm waters to discover the magic of the enchanting glow worm canyon.

3 Hour Tour Length, 1.5 hour Paddling Time, Fitness Level 2/5, Glowworms, Must be 8+ Years

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Starlight Kayak Tour

Rotorua

Experience an evening kayaking adventure paddling across one of New Zealand’s most stunning water ways, Lake Rotoiti. Take in the beautiful scenery, abundant birdlife, and learn the myths and legends linked to the area. Enjoy a soak in the Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools as the sun sets. On your return paddle into our secret glowworm cave and watch as the glowworms twinkle around you.

3.5 Hour Tour Length, 2.5 hour Paddling Time, Fitness Level 3/5, Glowworms, Must be 8+ Years

Waimarino Glowworm Tours - Tauranga | New Zealand

Big Kanu Glowworm Tour

Tauranga

Appreciate the beautiful scenery, birdlife and Glowworms from your seat in our Big Kanu. Launch the Big Kanu from the lakes edge and paddle together through the calm waters and into the magical Mangapapa Canyon!

2 Hour Tour Length, 1.25 hour Paddling Time, Fitness Level 1/5, Glowworms, No age restrictions

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Big Kanu Starlight Tour

Rotorua

Paddle together through the waters of Lake Rotoiti along the shore line, gliding past native New Zealand bush while you learn the myths and the legends of the area as the sun is setting over the lake. Adventure into the cave and be greeted by a constellation of Glow Worms only to emerge and be greeted by the starlit waters underneath the Milky Way.

2 Hour Tour Length, 1.25 hour Paddling Time,  Fitness Level 1/5, Glowworms, No age restrictions

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Scenic Lake McLaren Kayak Tour

Tauranga
The calm waters of Lake McLaren are where serenity takes a new name. Enjoy this peaceful tour as you glide past birdlife and watch the winding streams enter the lake’s edge. Follow your kayak guide as they take you to discover the stunning Mangapapa canyon.

3-3.5 Hour Tour Length, 1.5 hour Paddling Time, Fitness Level 2/5, Canyon, No age restrictions

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Scenic Lake Rotoiti Kayak Tour

Rotorua
Our Scenic Lake Rotoiti Day tour offers you the chance to see one of New Zealand’s best kept secrets. Kayak along the gorgeous Lake Rotoiti into our mysterious Glowworm cave, then cross the lake to the Manupirua Hot Pools to enjoy a relaxing soak

3.5 Hour Tour Length,  2.5 hour Paddling Time,  Fitness Level 3/5, HotPools Pass, Must be 8+ Years

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Wairoa River Tour

Tauranga

Explore the upper reaches of Tauranga's Wairoa River from Omanawa. No prior kayaking experience required for this picturesque flat water paddle to Waimarino. Enjoy the peaceful wildlife as you float past in one of our sea kayaks. Stop en-route for a snack or just simply relax on the side and watch time drift by. This is a must-do kayak tour and adventure for anyone visiting Tauranga.

3.5 Hour Tour Length, 2 hour Paddling Time, Fitness Level 2/5, No age restrictions

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Starlight Gourmet Kayak Tour

Rotorua

Glide across the lake to the stunning Manupirua Hot Pools, which are only accessible by water. Here you will enjoy a freshly cooked BBQ dinner along with a delicious kiwi dessert. On the way to our hidden Glowworm cave you will see how Lake Rotoiti is magically transformed by the moon and the twinkling stars above. This will, without a doubt, be the perfect end to your adventure!

4.5 Hour Tour Length,  2.5 hour Paddling Time, Fitness Level 3/5, Hotpools, Glowworms, Must be 8+ Years

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