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In Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
Jump aboard your twin engine turbine helicopter for a rollercoaster ride of excitement as you make your way to the rafting “put in” point.
Shotover Flight – Look down upon the Wakatipu Basin, historic Skippers road and Coronet Peak Ski Area before flying up the spectacular Shotover River. Check out the white water rapids you’re about to encounter from above and enjoy the site of one of the world’s richest gold strikes. Helicopter is the only access to the Shotover River during the winter.
Kawarau Flight – As you take off from Frankton Air fields enjoy an up close and personal look at The Remarkables and view the confluence of the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers. Look out over the Wakatipu Basin as you experience a scenic flight over the Gibbston Valley wine region.Show less
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- New Zealand -45.031264 168.659671
TRIP PACKAGE INCLUDES* Transfer from Queenstown downtown to rafting base * Full wetsuit rafting clothing and Safety Equipment * Transfer to Heli-pad * Transfer by Helicopter to rafting put in point * Extensive Safety Briefing * Rafting on the Shotover or Kawarau rivers * Hot Showers and Sauna * Transfer/ return travel to Queenstown Downtown
WHAT YOU’LL NEED* Swimsuit and Towel * Money for snacks and photo pack
MINIMUM AGE* Min Age 13 years * Min weight 40kg * Between 13 to 17 years must have a guardian travel with them
IMPORTANT INFORMATION* No Shows or cancellations within 24 hours of departure are non-refundable * Helicopter requires a minimum of 6 pax to confirm * Rafting Trip requires a minimum number of 8 pax to confirm * Clients should be water confident
If cancelled up to 2 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged. If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the entire activity price may be charged.