Our most recommended things to do in Raglan
1. Raglan: 2-Hour Surf Lesson
Meet your surf instructor at the main beach, Ngarunui Beach, which is located 5 minutes outside of Raglan. Find the meeting point straight down at the bottom of the hill, the trailer pretty much on the sand. Benefit from equipment and get everything you need to learn surfing: warm wetsuits and surfboards for all skill levels. Your surf instructor will be with you for a whole 2 hours to teach you and help you put on the water. Practice your pop up and catch heaps of waves in this awesome New Zealand surf experience.
2. Auckland: Scenic Flight to Raglan with 2-Course Lunch
Embark on a short roundtrip flight from Auckland over to the picturesque west coast township of Raglan. Toast with a festive drink and feast on a delicious 2-course lunch as you admire the views of Raglan’s Harbor. Discover the town of Raglan, a charming lunch destination with unique geography located under Mt. Karioi and the Tasman Sea. Fly from Ardmore Airport over rolling hills and green pastures with views of New Zealand’s longest river, the Waikato River, as well views of the west coast’s black sand beaches. After arriving, take a short walk to the Orca Bar and Restaurant for a 2-course lunch and a drink with a splendid view of the Raglan Harbor. After your tasty meal, enjoy a scenic return trip back to the Ardmore Aiport, flying up over the coast for more incredible views.
3. Raglan: Karioi Canyoning
Come and experience the adventure everyone is talking about. Canyoning is an adrenaline-pumping journey that happens rain or shine. This is an adventure that can't be missed whilst in the Waikato region, so come and find out what all the fuss is about. As soon as you’re wrapped up in our warm thick wetsuits and jackets you will be driven through the picturesque town of Raglan and up to the edge of Mt Karioi to begin your descent down the Karioi canyon. Challenge yourself to jump into the pools, rock climb and abseil the cascading waterfalls and experience the magic the canyon has to offer. The ancient lava flow is surrounded by native bush and natural beauty. Experience this whilst you’re being immersed in flowing fresh water. Following your experienced and passionate guide, you will navigate your way though many obstacles, including waterfalls, pools and boulders, ensuring that your a...
4. Raglan: Sunset Canyoning Tour and Glowworm Experience
As the sun goes down, begin your journey into the ancient stream flowing off Mount Karioi. Wrapped up in the latest canyoning suits, jump into the freshwater pools. Climb and abseil cascading waterfalls all whilst under the light of your head torch. Feel safe in the company of an experienced guide, as they lead you on a great adventure. Throughout the trip hear the stories, history, and knowledge of the landscape and local area from your passionate guide. Following the stream find yourself in awe of the native flora and fauna surrounding you. As darkness falls, you'll begin to see the luminescent transformation take place. Witness new worlds of light being created by the native New Zealand glowworms who call this place home. Take a minute to stop for a moment of peace and tranquillity, with a hot cup of freshly made Kawakawa tea.
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