Calling all thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies New Zealand is one of our favorite places in the world and is a thrill seeker’s playground. There are few countries so filled with hair-raising, heart-racing, and blood-pumping activities. From bungy jumping to jet boating, zorbing to mountain biking, heli-hiking and skydiving, and so much more! All of these exciting activities can be found with the stunning backdrop of New Zealand’s mountain and rainforest landscape. This country is truly home for the weekend warrior, think of it, go hard during the day followed by relaxation in your 4-star accommodations. Sound perfect? Get a taste of what New Zealand has to offer with our favorite thrill seeking, adrenaline pumping adventures below.
Black Abyss Caving in Waitomo- Black Abyss is the ultimate adventure and is the caving tour choice for natural born adrenaline junkies everywhere. On this tour descend into the seemingly bottomless black depths of the glow worm studded Ruakuri Cave. You’ll combine abseiling the 35 meter tomo, climbing, whizzing down a flying fox and cave tubing underneath glow worms into one amazing journey. No worries, you’ll be accompanied and supported by experienced caving guides every step of the way. – Click here to check out an awesome video of Caving in Waitomo.
Auckland Bridge Climb- The only bridge climb in New Zealand, this is a completely unique and thrilling experience. Follow your experienced tour guide through the bridge’s amazing architectural features, and enjoy the mind blowing 360 degree views of Auckland. – Click here to check out a thrilling video of the Auckland Bridge Climb.
White Water Rafting in River Valley, Taihape- If you’re a seasoned white water rafter, then this is the next level of adrenaline you’re looking for. The River Valley offers Grade 4 and 5 White Water Rafting. Featuring complex rapids and serious water hydraulics, this is a team sport and requires everyone in the raft to participate. There is a very real chance- though small- that you may end up in the water.
Franz Josef Glacier Hike- Following a gorgeous scenic flight you’ll land high up on the glacier and begin your two-hour guided hike amongst some of the most awe-inspiring glacier scenery. Follow your trusty guide as you make your way through the towering pinnacles and brilliantly blue ice. Immerse yourself in panoramic views of the mountains and learn more about Franz Josef Glacier on this epic adventure.
Jet Boating on the Shotover River, Queenstown- This unique ride will bring you through dramatic and breathtaking scenery and gut-wrenchingly narrow canyons; make sure you hold tight for the exhilarating 360 degree spins and beyond. Get ready for the ride of your life!
Bungy Jumping & World’s Biggest Swing Nevis, Queenstown- Get your adrenaline pumping with the most daring activities Queenstown has to offer. Set high above the Nevis River, you’ll find the highest bungy in New Zealand! Make your adrenaline filled day complete by adding the Nevis Swing into your adventures- the biggest swing in the world! After being lifted out above the launch deck, you’ll be suspended 160 meters above the canyon floor. You’re suddenly released and rushing towards the other side of the vally, at 120 kph. The Nevis Swing is epic and allows you to go upside-down, backwards, any which way you like! Do it alone or with a friend, it’s up to you. Ready for some terribly amazing adventures? Check out a video of the Nevis Swing here.
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