black water rafting


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black water rafting

An extreme sport in which participants float on inner tubes and traverse underground rivers in networks of caves and go over small falls. Most wear wetsuits to protect against the extremely cold water temperatures and head lamps to see.
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Two exhilarating (and just a little scary) hours later, I had just completed my first black water rafting experience.
The excursion with the Legendary Black Water Rafting Company on day two of our whistle-stop tour of the country made famous by the Lord Of The Rings films was a perfect taster of things to come.
7 Black Water Rafting (Waitomo, New Zealand): Abseil 35m into a cave, float down an underground river while looking up at hundreds of glowworms, climb up two waterfalls back into daylight.
Interactive adventures include black water rafting, swimming with the world's smallest dolphins, an incredible flight-seeing tour of Milford Sound, and a jet boat ride over raging rapids.
Maunganui port of call, the thrill of a lifetime awaits on the Black Water Rafting excursion through the internationally acclaimed Waitomo Museum of Caves.
In Waitomo we try our hand at black water rafting, which involves abseiling 35m into a cave, jumping into an underground river and climbing through waterfalls.