Some great North Island adventure activities to complement your tour or self-drive experiences in New Zealand.

Choose to depart from Auckland, Bay of Islands, Taupo or Rotorua.

We have activities like horse riding from Blu Duck Station that will show you life on a New Zealand country farm.

We have a mix of adrenalin activities like White Water Rafting from Rotorua to nature and wildlife with dolphin swimming in the Bay of Islands from Paihia. 

Maori culture is also important to discover on a trip to New Zealand, so we have included Tamaki evening tour from Rotorua. 

Email us for more information and to book your North Island Activity

As you cruise, see dolphins swim and jump in synchronized harmony

Discover The Bay Cruise

Cruising through the bay's 144 magnificent islands - most of which are classified as recreation reserves.

Join us for an epic cruising adventure in the pristine natural environment of the spectacular Bay of Islands. You will spot wildlife in abundance on this cruise - Dolphins, Whales, Orcas and lots of bird life. Start and finish in Paihia the gateway to the Bay of Islands.

Join the crew and help set the sails, grab a harness and ride on the bowsprit or even climb the rigging.

Full Day Tall Ship Sail

Full day Tall Ship sailing around the Bay of Islands

A Bay of Islands icon that's not to be missed! Catch the breeze and help set the sails, ride the bowsprit, climb the rigging for an amazing view, or just relax. Morning tea and BBQ lunch included

Magnificent & awe-inspiring views of the rushing Huka Falls.

Huka Falls Jet Boat

Jetboat right up to the base of the foaming Huka falls

Take a jet boat ride from Taupo to get up close and personal with the magnificent Huka Falls. You will jet boat right up to the Huka Falls, feel the force on this 30 minute adventure ride.

Discover New Zealand's traditional heritage and learn local Maori tradition

Tamaki Maori Village Dinner And Cultural Show

From Rotorua visit the Tamaki Maori Village Dinner And Cultural Show to experience Maori culture

Experience Maori culture by participating in a cultural night filled with delicious food and traditional performances at New Zealand's most awarded Cultural Tourism Attraction; Tamika Maori Village from Rotorua.

Adrenaline-pumping rafting ride from Rotorua

White Water Rafting Kaituna River

Combine adrenaline, adventure and a touch of culture in this unique outdoor experience

Experience rafting on the world's highest rafted waterfall. Combine adrenaline, adventure and a touch of culture in this unique outdoor experience. Get up close and personal with New Zealand's awesome natural landscape. Comprehensive training means first timers are welcome! New Zealand White Water Rafting experience is one of the most adventure-packed Grade 5 Rivers in the world, as well as the world's highest commercially rafted waterfall!

White water sledging Grade 3 rapids

White Water Sledging Kaituna River

Kaitiaki Adventures offers the perfect mix of adrenalin and culture.

Embark on the ultimate Rotorua Adventure with our experienced local guides. Navigate a wildly beautiful landscape while learning about Kaitiakitanga – guardianship and protection of the land. With sledging you are in charge of your own vessel- propelled by the flippers on your feet, our guides are there to encourage and motivate you and help where necessary, awesome family fun.


Raft and Sledge Combo Kaituna River

Raft & Sledge the Kaituna River with our world class guides. Raft the highest commercially rafted Waterfall in the WORLD

Kaitiaki Adventures offers the perfect mix of adrenalin and culture. Raft the Grade 5 Kaituna River featuring the 7m Tutea Falls Waterfall or Sledge with our amazing guides on the rivers surrounding Rotorua. New Zealand's ONLY all Kiwi adventure crew.

Experience the unique landscape and history of Mt Tarawera.

Mt Tarawera Crater Walk Experience

Four Wheel Drive into the native New Zealand bush and then hike up to the summit of Mt Tarawera.

Hike on Majestic Mt Tarawera Skree run deep into the Mountains Crater 4WD through NZ Native Bush to the Craters edge. Walking time 90mins Awesome day hike experience with fantastic 360 panoramic views.