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New Zealand's Biggest Swing: Nevis Swing Queenstown provided by AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand

New Zealand's Biggest Swing: Nevis Swing Queenstown

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US$31.37
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2 adults
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Overview
Thrill seekers will love riding Queenstown’s Nevis Swing. After a thorough safety briefing you’ll be released from a 525-foot-high (160-meter) platform, and get up to speeds of 75 mph (120 kph). Enjoy the beautiful views of the Nevis River Valley as you swing through it. Don’t worry about driving yourself out to the swing site, which is about a 40-minute drive from Queenstown, as return transfers from the city are included.
Highlights
  • Best suited to adventurous, active travelers
  • Swing solo or with a friend
  • Photos and videos of your ride are available to purchase afterwards
  • Receive a Nevis Swing cap and certificate, to remember your trip by
Important Information
Departure Point
The Station Building Duke Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Nevis Swing
  • Certificate
  • Authentic Nevis Swing cap
  • Return transport from Queenstown
Exclusions
  • Photographs and videos (available for purchase following the swing)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The Nevis is on private land so our transport must be taken and is available from 'The Station Building', corner of Shotover & Camp Streets in the centre of Queenstown, bookings are essential.
  • Age: Min 10 yrs (Children 14 and under need to be accompanied by an adult)
  • Weight: Min 35kg - Max 220kg (78-485lbs)
  • Clothing Requirements: Secure Covered Shoes must be worn! Please dress appropriately for the weather. In winter the Nevis can experience cooler conditions than in Queenstown
  • Medical Conditions: These are a case by case basis so please talk to the team if you have a medical condition. Pregnant women are unable to Swing
  • Spectators: Spectator charge of $50 per person bookings essential
  • Secure, covered shoes MUST be worn
  • Cameras are more than welcome
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
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Nunatsuak27 wrote a review Mar 2020
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada211 contributions53 helpful votes
My wife planned this so I had no idea what I was doing. Simple put we got strapped into a swing, walked to the edge of a platform and released dropping about 100 feet straight down and then swinging over 900 foot arc. Simply crazy. The views are just amazing, absolutely
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Date of experience: July 2019
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andik wrote a review Mar 2020
13 contributions4 helpful votes
I almost chickened out last minute but I'm so happy I didn't! My husband and I have had this on our bucket list forever and finally in New Zealand, we had to do it!! From beginning to end the staff was great and definitely reassuring when I needed it. It was one of the coolest
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from AJHBungyNZ, Manager at New Zealand's Biggest Swing: Nevis Swing Queenstown
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi Andrea, we're so happy to hear you and your husband LOVED your Bungy jumps after wanting to do it for so long! We're stoked we made your trip so much better. Thanks for leaving a review. Cheers!
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Becca wrote a review Mar 2020
Auckland, New Zealand9 contributions
My husband had the honor of doing this, it the best experience ever, from booking to travelling to the Nevis swing, everyone was so professional and friendly, instructions were clear. 5 star service. Highly recommended.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from AJHBungyNZ, Manager at New Zealand's Biggest Swing: Nevis Swing Queenstown
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi there, we're stoked your husband loved his Nevis Swing and you found the whole experience five star! Thanks so much for leaving a review. Cheers!
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Brownowl87 wrote a review Mar 2020
Branston, United Kingdom36 contributions1 helpful vote
This was top of our ‘to do’ list in New Zealand and after a 27hour journey we swung straight in on day 1. We took the bus provided from Queenstown and we did stop off for the zipwire on the way up, however it works out to be a 40minute journey from Queenstown to the swing
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from AJHBungyNZ, Manager at New Zealand's Biggest Swing: Nevis Swing Queenstown
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi there, it's great to hear you were SO keen to do our Nevis Swing, you really hit the ground running in New Zealand! We're stoked the crew was able to make you feel safe and secure while still having a bit of fun with you. Enjoy your photos and videos from the experience, you earned them! Thanks for leaving a review. Cheers!
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Denys A wrote a review Feb 2020
28 contributions3 helpful votes
We did the swing and was totally mind blowing. Beside the adrenaline rush and the excitement that comes with this activity, I have to say that the most important thing is that I felt safe and very well taken care of at all times. The safety process is very deep and they double
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Response from AJHBungyNZ, Manager at New Zealand's Biggest Swing: Nevis Swing Queenstown
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi there, it's so great to hear you loved the activity and felt safe with our crew at all times! Enjoy your photos and videos; you earned them! Thanks for leaving a review. Cheers!
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Standing on the edge !!!!!
I did this jump on Friday the 13th of March this year and it was everything I had hoped for. From the moment we wal
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Incredible once-in-a-lifetime experience!
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loved this jump so much....
I did this bungy a while ago, and I absolutely loved my experience. I loved it so much, that after my shirt you get
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I Wish I Had Jumped Twice!
I’ve seen pictures of this jump and wanted to do it so badly - especially getting dunked in the river. Our travel
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Bungee jumping
Incredible experience! Friendly staff. Very efficient and well run operation! We will be back to do another jump!
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A must do
An absolute must do! I was hesitant, but after speaking with friendly, knowledgeable, helpful staff, and seeing ot
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A Quick Zip of Fun
We had so much fun doing this. Yes there are longer, faster zip lines exist, however this is great for all, my frie
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Cracker
Must do experience THANKS To Skinny and Kurt for their friendly service and good times cheers :)....
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Yeah, I'm Crazy
Hey, when in Rome.... Had an absolutely amazing virgin bungy jump at the Hackett facility on the Kawarau. Think mo
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Bucket list
Loved it. Great staff, very friendly. Very safe. Had a great morning. The staff are very reassuring and supportive.
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Well run, safe and thrilling experience
I decided to do the Nevis Bungee Jump as a last minute add for our stay. It was a Well run, safe and thrilling exp
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Luke
Many thanks to the team at the Nevis bungy jump, Had such a great time. Also a big thanks to The bus driver (Skinny
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Amazing Views.
We traveled from Twizel to Queenstown. We stopped at the original AJ Hackett Bungy Kawarau Bungy Centre to see jump
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