Wanaka: Canyoning Tour with Helicopter Transfers

Activity provider: Wildwire Wanaka

Wanaka: Canyoning Tour with Helicopter Transfers

Activity provider: Wildwire Wanaka

From US$ 285.55 per person

Experience the thrill of canyoning down the upper section of the Twin Falls Canyon. On the way up, take in the views as you transfer via helicopter from the local partner's base.

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Duration 5 hours
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  • Immerse yourself in the environment and truly connect with nature
  • Get ready to experience nature in a truly unique way during this tour
  • Admire the scenery as you take a helicopter ride up to the top of the canyon
  • Be amazed by exceptional views of the mountains from your aerial vantage point
  • Feel an adrenaline rush as you rappel down a grand total of 10 waterfalls
Full description
Connect with the beauty of nature in an exciting way on this canyoning tour. Transfer to the top of the Twin Falls Canyon in a helicopter before rappeling down 10 waterfalls with the assistance of your guide. Bring your sense of adventure and be prepared to get wet. Meet at the local partner's base and undergo a safety briefing before the trip starts. Tasks will be demonstrated to make sure you understand what is required of you. Then transfer to the top of the canyon by helicopter, taking in the scenic views from above. Feel the adrenaline as you abseil and rappel down the upper section of the canyon. Use your new abseiling skills and conquer a total of 10 waterfalls before exiting the canyon and joining the trail that leads back down.
  • Guide
  • Training
  • Safety equipment
  • Wetsuit
  • Wetsuit socks
  • Lunch
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 12 years
    • People under 3 ft 9 in (120 cm)
    • People under 88 lbs (40 kg)
    • People over 220 lbs (100 kg)

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    Meeting point

    From Wanaka town, follow the Wanaka-Mt Aspiring Road west along the lake. Drive towards Treble Cone Ski Field and Mt. Aspiring National Park. After 20 minutes there will be a cattle stop. Here, pull-out immediately to the left in front of 2 massive waterfalls. You will see a locked farm gate with the local partner's sign on it. Meet at this gate in front of the waterfalls. If you get to the ski field road or gravel road, you have gone too far.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Swimwear
    • Towel
    • Hiking shoes

    Know before you go

    • This tour is suitable for adventurous, fit beginners. You must be able to walk on uneven terrain, move through steep exposed cliffs, and be active for up to 5 hours. You will be taught how to decend ropes on the trip.

    Product ID: 411173