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“Great fun for all”
Review of Ziptrek Ecotours

Ziptrek Ecotours
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Queenstown Zipline Tour
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Owner description: Ziptrek Ecotours is NZ's #1 Original Zipline tour and is a spectacular eco-adventure through the forest canopy high above Queenstown, situated on Skyline Gondola hill. Ziptrek runs all year round and is stunning whatever the weather. With two tours to choose from it is suitable for everyone, whether looking for an introduction into Queenstown adventure (Moa 4-Line Tour) or wanting the latest gripping eco-exhilaration (Kea 6-Line Tour) which includes the steepest tree to tree zipline in the world.
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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great fun for all”
Reviewed 17 April 2015

My husband and I did this tour and had a great time. We did the 6 line tour and there were only 10 people in our group. Our guides Tom and Steve were brilliant! They spoke about the Eco part of the company and it was really interesting but not to the point it was boring. They also had some brilliant stories they told along the way and Steve was very helpful with where we could watch the AFL while over here! Safety was paramount and we always felt safe.

Visited April 2015
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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Great views and great fun!”
Reviewed 16 April 2015

This is a fantastic activity for all ages. The guides (two per small-group tour, I believe) are fantastic, funny and keeps you entertained the whole time with humourous stories and some eco-friendly advice as well. Ziplining is fun and there are many great positions that you can do it in, which the guides diligently walk you through. Safety is a top priority and you feel and see the guides really practice that as they guide you from line to line. Highly recommended as a family activity.

Visited April 2015
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Minneapolis, MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Fantastic Zip Line Tour!”
Reviewed 13 April 2015

My husband and I went on the Ziptrek Ecotour in March of 2015. We wanted to be adventurous while in New Zealand but didn't want to do anything TOO crazy, so we decided on zip lining. We opted for the final 6 line tour of the day. It was PERFECT! I'm so happy we decided to go with the 6 line instead of the 4. The extra two at the end are the best. Our guides said it was the longest tree-to-tree zip line in the world. And speaking of the guides, they were great! They gave us just enough Eco info to make it knowledgeable but not boring. I learned a few things along the way. Plus they were a ton of fun, teaching us how to go upside down, faster, slower, whatever you were comfortable with. We had such a great experience, and would highly recommend it to anyone!

Visited March 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Fantastic experience”
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Thanks Ziptrek Ecotours for a great experience! Being able to go upside down with no hands and legs was pretty cool!

Was a bit slow.. but I believe this is what ziplining is!!

Visited April 2015
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“Great zip lining fun!”
Reviewed 10 April 2015

My husband surprised me with the zip line thing and what a nice surprise it was. Our guides Irish Tess and Aussie Steve made it entertaining and the group we were with was just as amusing! Thanks for a fun afternoon whizzing through the trees.

Visited April 2015
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ZiptrekCrew, Guest Relations Manager at Ziptrek Ecotours, responded to this review, 14 April 2015
Good Morning,

We would just like to say thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. What a great surprise your husband organized for you "whizzing through the tree" is an amazing way to spend an afternoon in Queenstown. I will pass your positive feedback to your guides, they are always happy to hear that they have made your tour a wonderful experience.

Kind Regards

Kellie Mckenzie
GS Supervisor
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