Are you looking for a new adventure this Winter? Wanting to see Bay of Plenty’s beautiful scenery and stunning glowworms from a new angle? Why not try one of Waimarino Kayak Tours winter tour options, available in both Tauranga and Rotorua.
Kayak Tour Options
Waimarino’s most popular kayak tour is our Evening Glowworm Kayak Tour where you can watch the sunset whilst enjoying New Zealand wines, delicious cheeses and mulled wine. At dusk our fully qualified guides entertain you with Moori myths and legends of the area as well as their knowledge of the local plant and wildlife as they lead you across the calm waters of Lake McLaren Falls Park to the stunning glowworm canyon where you can marvel in the beauty of these beautiful and mysterious creatures.
Waimarino’s Starlight Kayak Tour in Rotorua. Paddle across one of New Zealand’s most stunning water ways, Lake Rotoiti as you take in the beautiful scenery, abundant birdlife our guides will tell you about the myths and legends linked to this incredible area. You’ll enjoy a stunning sunset soak in the Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools which are only accessible by water before paddling into our secret glowworm cave and which as the glowworms twinkle around you.
The Big Kanu
If you want more of a team effort tour the Big Kanu tour would be perfect for you and your group. This tour is family friendly and suitable for all ages and all abilities. We offer this tour in two separate locations one being in Tauranga at Lake McLaren and the other at Lake Rotoiti in Rotorua.
You will be able to have a relaxing paddle as our fully qualified guides take you on a journey through the lovely landscapes and tell you all about the history and legends of the land. Paddle into a glowworm cave surrounded by beautiful bright glowworms in a peaceful canyon. This is where your tour guides will teach you all about the fascinating New Zealand Fungus Gnat!
The Tauranga Big Kanu tour is called the Big Kanu Glowworm Tour and the Rotorua Lake Rotoiti is called the Big Kanu Starlight Tour. These are both great and affordable options for families, groups and making new friends. Both of these tours go for the duration of 2 hours which in this time you will remain warm, dry and cosy wrapped up in the gear we provide you.
Onsite at Waimarino there is a another kayak tour option, The Wairoa River Tour! The Wairoa River Tour is a 3.-4 hour tour, paddling with the tide make your way down the Wairoa River, enjoying the peace and tranquility.
You can also purchase gift vouchers for all our tours for your loved ones to enjoy at a later date!
The options are endless – get your tickets today!