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Huka Falls River Cruise


Cruise to New Zealand’s most visited natural attraction, Huka Falls, in our purpose-built riverboat. Enjoy incredible views of this spectacular waterfall in comfort with Huka Falls River Cruise.

Huka falls River Cruise is the only cruise boat that visits Huka Falls. Locally owned and operated our team will proudly share an unforgettable river experience with you. This all-weather cruise on the Waikato River is perfect for the whole family. Relax in our purpose-built river boat as you glide over the crystal-clear water. Our experienced guides will tell you about the local history and flora and fauna of this beautiful area of New Zealand as the thundering Huka Falls comes into sight. Take the best photos from the outdoor viewing platforms or cosy indoor lounge. Huka Falls River Cruise departs from Aratiatia Dam carpark daily with trips taking 1 hr 20 minutes.

Opening times

Business hours
Months of operation
All Year


$42 (Adult)
$15 (Child)
+64 27 2490 204
0800 278 336 (New Zealand only)
Physical address:
Huka Falls River Cruise
Aratiatia Dam car park, 630 Aratiatia Road
Taupō Town
New Zealand