Family Activities - Page 1

By: Everythingqueenstown.com  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Jet Boat, White Water Rafting, Helicopter Flight

Queenstown is an adventure playground for people of all ages.. families are no exception. There are a plethora of activities aimed at the young and young at heart, but there are also a host of options for those wanting a more sedate, scenic approach. Be it a hair raising ride through the canyons on the world famous Shotover Jet, or a scenic steamboat cruise on Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown has something to tempt everyone's taste buds. Many operators offer family discounts or deals and most can accommodate the full spectrum of ages.

Jet boat - Dart River Safaris

The world famous Dart River Safari Jet Boat. Discover ice-capped mountains and glaciers, cascading waterfalls and crystal clear streams and pools.

Kayaking - Funyaks

A full day option, lunch included. 1.5 hr Jetboat ride through Lord of the Rings country, a 4wd adventure and easy canoeing down the Dart river.

Jet boat - Skippers Canyon Jet & 4wd

Blast through the spectacular canyon of towering rock whilst your skilled driver negotiates the sheer cliff faces and canyon walls.

Rafting - Shotover River

Go white water rafting on the mighty Shotover River with grade 3 - 4 rapids. Operates all year round and no rafting experience required.

Helicopter Flight - The Remarkables

20 minute flight with views of spectacular mountain ranges and the stunning lake Wakatipu. Snow landing in winter. Check out the 3.30pm Special!

Hot Pools - Onsen

Immerse yourself in the views, water and the fresh mountain air as your mind and body surrenders to the warmth and gentle massage of our private pools

Jet boat - Shotover Jet

The World's most exciting jetboat ride! It's an adrenaline rush you'll never forget through the one and only Shotover River Canyons.

Paragliding - G Force Tandem Paragliding

Take an exhilarating Tandem Paragliding flight from the top of the Skyline gondola over Queenstown. Look for the 9am early bird special.

Canyoning - Twelve Mile Delta

We zip over the gorge, descend down the rocks, plunge into pools, cascade through water chutes and swim narrow passageways in a wilderness setting.

Keywords: Cascading Waterfalls, Helicopter Flight, Jet Boat, Mountain Ranges, Private Pools, Tandem Paragliding, Water Rafting, White Water Rafting

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