We are a Kayaking company based on the banks of the beautiful Lake Rotoiti, just north of Rotorua, in the North Island of New Zealand.


Our mission is to show you around our beautiful back yard, explore the lake or river with us.

We Offer guided kayak tours and kayak rental service for kayaking on the lake.

Kayaking is an amazing sport that can take you places that not many get to see, so come along and enjoy the fun and amazing places with us.


CHOOSE YOUR adventure

Join us on our 3 hour guided kayaking tour exploring the stunning shoreline, birdlife and unspoilt scenery of Lake Rotoiti – just 20 minutes drive from Rotorua’s CBD. We will kayak across the lake to one of New Zealand’s best kept secrets - the Manupirua Hot Pools. Nestled into the native bush, these private lakeside mineral pools are a 45 minute paddle across the lake.

You relax in the pure mineral waters that flow straight out of the ground into the pools, ranging from 35 to 41 degree temperature.


The pools are only accessible by water and are the perfect place to relax.

What to bring: Just bring your swimwear, footwear, sun hat,

snacks and drinking water.

We provide: Guide, sea kayaks, lifejackets (to be worn at all times), splash jackets, paddles, small dry bag for personal belongings.



Rent inflatable kayaks for 2 hours of unguided freedom kayaking down the scenic Ohau Channel, that flows from Lake Rotorua into Lake Rotoiti. Enjoy the tranquility and birdlife of the gentle waters at your own pace.


We provide all the gear and a shuttle between the Channel and our base. We pick you up when you are finished. A great trip for families with children, We have singles and double kayaks.

What to bring:  Swimwear, footwear, snacks & drinking water. You must have a cell phone that works in New Zealand, to arrange pick-up when you are finished.


We provide: Inflatable kayaks, paddles, lifejackets (to be worn at all times), helmets, small dry bag for cell phone.



Rotorua Kayaking


761a State Highway 33, Okere Falls, Rotorua NZ

Tel: 021 2772855

Email; paddle@rotoruakayaking.co.nz

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Owned and operated by Kaituna Kayaks 2014 LTD

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