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Shotover Canyon Swing

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2 adults
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Departure Point
34 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Driver/guide
  • All safety equipment and safety briefing
  • Photographs and jump videos available for purchase following jump trip
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Children must have a parent or guardian co-sign their waiver form for children under 16
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Maximum solo weight – 135kgs and maximum combined tandem weight – 180kgs
  • Please wear appropriate clothing for the outdoors and all weather conditions, Closed toe footwear is required (sneakers, trainers etc)
  • Vehicles and swing are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the driver and jump master is unable to assist passengers boarding, disembarking and jumping due to insurance regulations
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Brendan F wrote a review Mar 2020
Banff National Park, Canada21 contributions3 helpful votes
My girlfriend and I did the tandem canyon swing this morning, we had such an amazing time. The staff were incredibly friendly and put our mind at ease, we felt completely safe and thoroughly enjoy the adrenaline rush of the swing over the canyon. Special shoutout to Kevy for
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Date of experience: March 2020
kcconnors6 wrote a review Mar 2020
Saint Paul, Minnesota9 contributions5 helpful votes
Wahoo!!!!! This was absolutely incredible. Not only was it an exhilarating experience but the staff made the whole event a blast. If you are looking for an adrenaline/safe experience and to be surrounded by fun, well trained people - this is your spot. Thanks for making this
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Roma M wrote a review Jan 2020
San Jose, California159 contributions24 helpful votes
This place and the staff has given me one of the top moments of my life! We booked a tandem canyon swing the day before, promptly arrived at our pickup time in the central queenstown office. We were greeted and weighed, and check in. The staff member drew funny figures on the
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Date of experience: January 2020
Janvi kumav wrote a review Jan 2020
3 contributions
OMG wonderful! Loved the experience, the staff are lovely, understandable when I got a little scared. The view is wonderful, very easy to locate. I recommend.
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Date of experience: January 2020
Tamsyn R wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom31 contributions4 helpful votes
My husband and I decided to do the canyon swing together and we loved it! I was pretty scared before but the staff laughed and joked with us taking my mind of it and as soon as I did it I wanted to go again! Would definitely recommend!
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By: Shotover Canyon Swing
How is this legal!?! I know they make you sign a contract but really!! I actually broke my leg there!!
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scary, thrilling, great, scary better than bungee.
Great staff who keep you as calm as they could while your heart wanted to jump out. Great briefing and safety. Whol
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Such a buzz to do the Fox
Screamed and laughed the whole way across. The staff were cracking jokes to make it seem they were being casual abo
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Sadly over before you know it!
This is such an amazing experience! The adrenaline rush from throwing yourself off a cliff face is immense, and the
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What an exhilarating experience! The guys working there were awesome, made us feel really safe but also messed arou
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Katie H
Scare Yourself!
I had my chest puffed up when I booked the swing and zip-line. I was brave enough to flip and do daring stunts- no
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sir chris c
wo this is a must,the crew were excellent,great laugh made you feel comfy till you drop,lol,videos and photos were
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Claudia C
So much fun!
We were very nervous about this activity, I went with my husband. The staff was great, super experienced and made u
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Daniel J
Great crew stunning location
From start to finish, quick, professional, loads of fun. Go gimp and keep your eyes open. Cheers team.
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loved it!
Just did the swing and I did the run and jump forward, we were a bit rushed so I was unable to swing again but I wi
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Perfect adrenalinkick
After a 15 minutes busride you arrive at the place. The location is a really great spot to get some adrenalinekick.
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Queenstown must do
Oh my goodness what a rush! I am petrified of heights but love zip lining so this was a must do while in Queenstown
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Fear mastered
Absolutely brilliant way to step out of fear and leap into the unknown. The crew are awesome - calming, cool, fun,
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Did the combo of the fox and swing with my daughter. The fox/zip line was amazing - just a short free fall and the
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A real adrenaline rush!
We did both of the activities and would definitely recommend doing just that! The flying Fox gives you a superb vie
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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