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Skippers Canyon Rafting and Sightseeing Trip

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US$133.81
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2 adults
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Overview
Important Information
Departure Point
39 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Specialized river rafting equipment
  • Qualified rafting guide
  • Transport to rafting base
  • All activities
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Bring a swimsuit and towel
  • Member of the NZ Rafting Association
  • Qualmark accredited
  • TripAdvisor Excellence rating for 5 straight seasons
  • 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
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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David P wrote a review Feb 2020
Carrajung9 contributions2 helpful votes
Mark was a great guide and leader, although the dad jokes need a little practice Ha Ha. Had a great time jumping in to the river with the rest of our raft crew and floating down the river. Felt safe at all times, even had a laugh when we were soaked by the passing jet boat. The
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Go737919 wrote a review Feb 2020
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My family was in Queenstown last week. We went horseback riding, did the Ecotour zip line, the luge, and the hydro shark attack. The rafting by far was our favorite. Our group ranged in age from 8 - 79. Everyone had a great time. Simon and Carolina are awesome and we are
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from QTRaftGuide, Owner at Skippers Canyon Rafting and Sightseeing Trip
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Thats awesome to hear as they are all great activities. Thanks heaps!! :)
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Jo_Lee113 wrote a review Feb 2020
Auckland Central, New Zealand3 contributions1 helpful vote
Great rafting trip with Mark! Felt really safe and had lots of laughs and fun! I totally reccommend for a family adventure!
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Response from QTRaftGuide, Owner at Skippers Canyon Rafting and Sightseeing Trip
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Good to hear that Mark looked after you, Thanks for the review. :)
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Jonasalbertwallin wrote a review Jan 2020
Odense, Denmark5 contributions2 helpful votes
River deep mountain High and fast as a shark😀 Good Clean Family Entertainment You Can Trust. 1001 Thanks for a awesome ride Mark, Carolina and Holly. You rock and gave us thrills and delights We’ll never forget❤️the danish family from Odense.
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Response from QTRaftGuide, Owner at Skippers Canyon Rafting and Sightseeing Trip
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Thank you for your review. :)
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WakatipuYouth T wrote a review Jan 2020
Queenstown, New Zealand14 contributions
From the moment we set foot on the bus from Queenstown, we were provided with knowledge and facts about the history of skippers. This was made better by the staffs humour along the way. We attended with 15+ youths as part of our Summer Holiday Programme. The whole experience
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from QTRaftGuide, Owner at Skippers Canyon Rafting and Sightseeing Trip
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Always a pleasure to take the youth group out, glad they had as much fun as we did. :)
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About the operator

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891duncanp
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A great family half day out on the river
Thanks to the team at Family Adventures - the 4 of us (2A, teenager and a 7yr old) had a great long afternoon buss
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HawaiiMama808
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Awesome family adventure
This is the second time we went on a rafting trip with Simon and Carolina. The first time was two years ago, and no
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irenech33
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Rafting experience
It was an amazing rafting experience even with young kids . Mark and his team were very experience , they make the
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tinky321
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Fun white water rafting!
Our family of 6 (with 3 teenagers and one 11 year old) had a great time white water rafting. This was the only comp
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P6510CTianm
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Amazing family rafting!!
We went on the rafting trip earlier today, 3 adults and 1 kid (7 years old). We had such a fun morning doing this.
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robertsP1206XP
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Excellent
Fantastic trip - can thoroughly recommend. We are a family of 4 with 2 boys and we all had a great time. The drive
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ConnieCausa
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Best adventure ever!
I went with my 6 years old daughter for her first rafting experience and it was incredible, our guide Mark and Tabs
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mcnz
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Great trip for the family
If you want some light hearted rafting fun for a family then give it a go, you really wont regret it. Very professi
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DH123456DH
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Brilliant family day out - great crew making it a fun, funny and adventurous experience for our family!
Thanks Crew, we had a brilliant day! Carolina, Holly and Simon, our guides and Mike our driver, you all rock!! Your
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RobbieRockOfficial
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Best Family Bonding Experience Queenstown Has To Offer
I was looking for an activity that was family friendly, super fun for all ages and that would bring out confidence
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NeRoJo
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Amazing trip for all ages
We had a family group of 6 - youngest 5 and oldest 75! Everyone loved it. We were very well looked after by knowled
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Jacqui321
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Excellent, excellent experience
We took a private rafting tour today with four adults and 3 x 3 year olds. We were a little unsure (ie somewhat te
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Andrew_1963_2008
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White Water Rafting
Excellent experience the staff were amazing and very friendly. Had a fun time on the water Top Tips: The sand flies
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nutsandyoda
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Rafting
As you know lots of activity’s are done by family adventures but we did rafting it was really fun for the young one
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Fearless48735303064
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Amazing Queenstown Experience!
Family Adventures is the perfect way to experience Queenstown and have an incredible day. The business is run by lo
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Key Details
  • Family Adventures
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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