Discover the Beautiful Majesty of the Whanganui River by Canoe

There is nothing like seeing the Whanganui River by canoe. A vast expanse of land surrounding an impressively long river, this region boasts natural wonders, a rich history, and incredible opportunities for outdoor recreation you won’t easily find anywhere else in the world. Read more

Experience a Once-in-a-Lifetime Journey with Our River Trips in NZ

During our river trips with NZ’s Canoe Safaris, we offer multi-day, guided canoe journeys on the  Whanganui River and the Rangitikei River. Many of the sights travellers will see on these river trips are completely inaccessible from land, which means an adventure with us is unique. Read more

Canoe Safaris Offers Whanganui Trips for Paddlers of All Skill Levels.

Canoe Safaris has been guiding canoe adventures on the North Island for over 40 years and among our most popular are our  Whanganui trips. The Whanganui River originates high on Mt. Tongariro as an alpine stream and also gathers water from Mt. Ngauruhoe and Mt. Ruapehu. Read more

Canoe Safaris Can Help You Explore the Whanganui River

Canoe Safaris has guided thousands of happy customers on canoe and rafting trips over our 40 years in operation, and we love to show off the  Whanganui River. Known as the Rhine of New Zealand, the Whanganui offers stunning scenery in the heart of the North Island. Read more

Thinking about a Whanganui Adventure? Try One of Our Safaris

If you’re thinking about booking one of our Whanganui day trips or overnight safaris, there are a few things you should know. Read more

Learn How You Can See the Best of What Whanganui Has to Offer

Trekking down the Whanganui River offers you the opportunity to make memories that will last a lifetime while engaging in a fun and physical challenge. The Whanganui Great Walk is renowned for the majestic natural beauty it features alongside the diverse flora. Read more