A mind-blowing experience and a must-do for every kiwi
Fly through untouched native forest on an award-winning tour
Explore the canopy on a network of ziplines & swing bridges
Become part of our forest restoration story
Guided by 2 knowledgeable and experienced kiwi guides
About this activity
What's included, what's not
3-hour guided forest canopy tour
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Live tour commentary provided in English
What you can expect
Expereince New Zealand like it once was in an award winning nature adventure. Take New Zealand's only native forest zipline canopy tour, deep in the lush forest of the North Island. This wilderness eco-adventure is a brilliant combination of excitement, education, and conservation—a must-do for wildlife lovers and a truly Kiwi experience. Be absorbed by the beauty and the excitement on this 3-hour award winning experience, perfect for all ages.
At Rotorua Canopy Tours HQ you'll meet a pair of kiwi guides for a safety briefing and an overview of the fun that lies ahead. After a short drive to the forest, you will journey deep into ancient native forest in small groups, of up to 10 people. A leisurely walk through the forest path leads you to the launch platform, where you will learn about the history of the area and the native wildlife that inhabits the trees.
Walk up to the platform, perched 22 m (72 feet) above the ground, and zip off through breathtaking views of the 1,000-year-old forest canopy around you - there are 6 ziplines in total. Take a breather on 2 suspended bridges while your knowledgeable guides teach you about the multitude of native plant species found only in New Zealand's forest ecosystem. You'll becaome a part of our conservation story.
Your guides are highly trained to keep you safe, make you smile and teach you amazing things while you create memories that will last a lifetime.