Tongariro River, New Zealand, Turangi. Best airport access is Taupo
How to get there: Rafting New Zealand raft the Tongariro river every day, all year round.
River description: Grade 3+ and Grade 2. Dam controlled river with pool drops. Grade 3+ section is 14km long with over 50 rapids through a volcanic gorge. Grade 2 section is 8km long with over 20 rapids. Only accessible with Rafting New Zealand
Commercial companies running it: Rafting New Zealand www.raftingnewzealand.com 0800 865 226