Taumarunui is located in the Ruapehu region of New Zealand. Taumarunui is set on the Main Trunk Railway Line and is known for its railway history, farming, gardens and weaving. Taumarunui is a great holiday destination for travellers wanting to combine their love of the outdoors with their adventurous spirit. Taumarunui adventure activities suit all levels of confidence and sense of adventure.
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Mobile-friendly - Situated on the Whanganui River, our base in the Central Plateau of New Zealand offers an incredible scenic area including canoe adventures to suit your timeframe. Trips range from one day on both the Ongarue and Whanganui Rivers up to a five-day expedition from Taumarunui to Pipiriki. Jet boat tours and wilderness fly fishing.
Mobile-friendly - Explore rural New Zealand on Rail Carts, Jet Boats, Canoes, Bicycles or by Helicopter. We offer guided-tours ranging from 3hrs to 4-days starting in Taumarunui. Don't want a guide? Then opt for a self-guided canoe or cycling-trip. We cater for all ages and adventure styles. Dual winners of the Tourism New Zealand People's Choice Award in both 2018 and 2019!
Mobile-friendly - Jetboat down the breathtaking landscape of the upper-reaches of the mighty Whanganui River to Lauren's Lavender Farm or the Bridge to Nowhere. Half and full-day tour options are available. Combo-tours with Rail-Carts and Cycles are available to those who want to experience more the Forgotten World has to offer. Forgotten World Jet is part of the Forgotten World Adventures family.
Mobile-friendly - Enjoy exclusive use of a luxury country lodge set in 4000 acres of farm and bush west of National Park. Just relax and enjoy the sheer peace and quiet or indulge in the many quality wildlife and outdoor experiences on offer on this stunning property.
Mobile-friendly - We LOVE sharing this unique New Zealand experience with you on your journey, making sure you receive 'REAL KIWI HOSPITALITY' which always includes something for FREE. We offer half-day, one to five-day trips. We provide canoe/kayak hire and exhilarating Jet Boat Tours, through the many rapids and lush native bush with some of the best scenic-landscaping in the World.
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