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Canyoning Queenstown

Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 3003
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US$148.25*
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Canyon Adventurer from Queenstown
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US$222.74*
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Canyoning is a great way to experience a wide range of adventure activities in a unique and exclusive setting. Our group sizes are small to ensure a higher quality experience and provide an opportunity to explore and enjoy the stunning natural environment. Canyoning Queenstown offers exhilarating Canyoning experiences in three unique and gorgeous canyons. We believe we have something for everyone, whether you are a complete novice or have canyoneered all over the world. - Queenstown Adventurer The canyon for all ages and abilities. Just a 10 minute drive from Queenstown and you’re ready to enter the canyon. The Adventurer has a bit of everything canyoning has to offer in action filled half day experience. - Routeburn Explorer Unleash your adventurous side in this breathtaking canyon in a UNSECO World Heritage Site enjoying a full day sensory overload!Hike part of the world famous Routeburn Track, one of New Zealand's 7 great walks. No experience is necessary, but this trip is definitely for the more adventurous traveler! During all of our trips, experienced guides will lead you safely down streams within a canyon by a variety of means: - Leaping through waterfalls into crystal clear pools - Flying across the canyons on ziplines - Navigating through riverbeds - Abseiling/rappelling down cliffs - Sliding down natural slides - Swimming through stunning chasms
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was nervous about booking this as I don't like the cold and was worried I wouldn't enjoy it. However, we went in April and it was absolutely fine. The wet suits they give you are plenty warm enough and there are only a couple...More

Thank Lucy D
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Lucy, Thank you so much for your review, we are happy to see that you enjoyed your trip with us and felt warm in our new wet suits! We hope to see you again next summer for some more jumps, slides and adventure! Safe...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was at least twice as old as the most mature guide or guest, but that didn't stop the fun. We first put on wet suits before being bussed to a trail where we hiked about a quarter-mile to get to the first zip line...More

Thank Thea W
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thea, Thanks this awesome review. We are glad you had fun on your canyoning trip with us! The great variety of elements in our canyons definitely makes this activity one of our customers favorite in New Zealand! Come and experience the Routeburn Explorer next...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Canyoning Queenstown is AMAZING! Seriously, if you are in the area its so worth it. Not only is the adventure itself amazing (well-paced and packed full of crazy stunts the entire time), the staff are super friendly, knowledgeable, and HILARIOUS. Honestly this was one of...More

Thank Jenna T
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

G'day Jenna, We're stoked to read that you had an amazing time in one of our canyons with our professional -and very funny-) team! Feel free to come back for another trip and challenge yourself even more. Enjoy your travels, Charlotte on behalf of the...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went canyoning in the Routeburn Canyon with these guys and we absolutely loved it! Was one of the most fun activities we've ever paid to do and would highly recommend it! Our guides Brodie and Elsa were great, we always felt...More

Thank Cole J
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Cole, Thank you for your review. The Routeburn Canyon is a magical place and the guys do make it fun while entirely safe! Feel free to recommend it to anyone who wants some adventure and adrenaline while in Queenstown! :) Safe travels and...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Go backwards down a waterfall you say? Jump off a 6 metre ledge into a pool? Abseil your way down a beautiful canyon? Tick tick tick! This was the highlight of our recent Queenstown trip and one that will leave you with a sense of...More

Thank Sarina B
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Hey Sarina So many ticks!! Canyoning is absolutely a multi-sport activity, and we're super stoked you managed to come out with us! We're very happy that this was a highlight for you during your visit and hopefully that means one day you'll be back. We...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

The guides were brilliant, tailoring each section of the journey to match people's individual abilities and sense of danger. The river was cold but with hot showers at the end it was all part of the thrill. Stunning, picturesque landscape to be enjoying this amazing...More

Thank Darren F
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Hi Darren! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we love hearing about your experiences. You summed it up pretty well with 'exhausting in the best possible way' as Canyoning is definitely an activity with a sense of accomplishment afterwards!...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

In 4 days of excellent adventure activities, we rated this NUMBER 1! A fantastic combination of ziplining, abseiling, sliding, climbing and swimming all in a pristine canyon. Staff are fun, friendly & helpful. Equipment is in good condition and fit for purpose - including quality...More

Thank Kate O
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Hi Kate Woohooo! We got number 1! Thank you so much for this awesome feedback, we're very happy we were able to add to your Queenstown experience :-) I hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in New Zealand and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

This was a brilliant trip, the guides were supportive knowledgeable and a lot of fun, the landscape was so beautiful and jumping into the crisp clear water was amazing. I'm certainly coming back to do this again!!More

Thank Shaun B
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Hey Shaun! Thanks HEAPS for your review... we agree - there is nothing quite like plunging into that beautiful clear water. So glad to hear you're wanting to come back for more and we look forward to seeing you when you do! Anna, on behalf...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Knowledgeable but unenthusiastic guides made this experience a lot less enjoyable than it could have been. The guides were transactional. They made us always feel safe throughout the trip - but they both seemed a bit bored. Quite a shame, because the experience is thrilling....More

Thank Ropata T
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Ropata Thank you for choosing us for your canyoning trip and we are very sorry to hear you were not fully satisfied with your guided experience. In regards to your guides; be assured they were not bored - out on the Routeburn, who could...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A big shout out to my guides Elsa and Moana. Who knew Disney princesses were so hardcore! Zip lining, jumping off cliffs and some great climbs. If you want some photos bring your a Go Pro but if not, just enjoy a once in a...More

Thank Callum W
CanyoningQT, Front Office Manager at Canyoning Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Callum Thank you for coming out with us and we are really happy to hear you enjoyed your trip. We will make sure our 'stars' Elsa and Moana get you message, they will be smiling from ear to ear :-) Enjoy the rest of...More

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Bram N
Do you still do tours at the end of may? I'm in Queenstown from 23 until 27 of May..
7 January 2017|
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Response from CanyoningQT | Property representative |
Hi Bram Thank you for contacting us. Our last Canyoning trip of the season takes place on the 30th April. Our canyon's are very aquatic and therefore as we head towards winter it is too cold to go in the canyons. Maybe... More
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Michael A
We are a family of 5 on tour Xmas 2016. Can we do this with swing and fox on same day? Is bungee also nearby?
16 August 2016|
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Response from 22grace2016 | Reviewed this property |
They are all just outside of town (30 mins max I think) and all provide transport from central Queenstown to their respective locations. If you're with a family, I'd recommend doing Canyoning on a different day to swing and... More
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