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5 Adventurous Activities To Do In Christchurch

By Wild Kiwi Team
on  September 03, 2017

Often referred to at the gateway to New Zealand’s South Island, Christchurch and the surrounding areas are filled with a plethora of adventurous activities that you can try your hand at on your Wild Kiwi Tour.

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1. Jet Boat Across Waimakariri River

One of the most incredible ways to see the intricate system of the Waimakariri River, is via jet boat. Zip along, spinning and circling in waters that are sometimes just a few centimetres deep, taking in every inch of the spectacular landscape around you. An exhilarating ride, and one that you won’t forget in a hurry!

2. Skydive Over the City

A thrilling and unforgettable experience, the views you’ll soak in throughout your skydive will stay with you forever. You’ll see the rugged landscape of the Kaikoura Mountain Range, the Southern Alps, the expansive Canterbury Plains, and the rich blue ocean beyond. As soon as your parachute opens, be sure to look in every direction, there is so much to take in.

3. Christchurch Adventure Park

Take on mountain bike trails and soar through the air on a high-excitement zip-line tour. Afterwards, head to the chair lift to take in the stunning panoramic views at a slightly more leisurely pace.

4. An Alpine Safari Tour

Combining up to three thrilling adventures in a single day – including a 4×4 experience, a jet boat ride and a beautiful nature walk. You’ll soak in incredible, ever-changing alpine views as you experience them. New Zealand’s landscape is one of the most spectacular in the world, you might find yourself never wanting to leave!

5. Take On Christchurch’s Adrenalin Forest On Your Wild Kiwi Tour

More than 100 challenges within this 2km high aerial obstacle course it will test your abilities and your nerves. With six different courses to choose from, it gets progressively trickier as you make your way into the forest. You’ll have the time of your life jumping, swinging, and flying through the trees, working up an appetite just in time for lunch!

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