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Scenic Helicopter Flight and Jetboat Adventure

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Starting from £542.10 GBP / Adult
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Bring your adventurous spirit and set out on an excursion that pairs high-flying excitement with high-speed aquatic fun. Begin by boarding a helicopter and taking to the skies above Akaroa. You'll fly along the rugged coastline of Banks Peninsula and venture above the surrounding bays, including Taylor's Mistake and Godley Heads. Zip over the bustling port of Lyttelton before soaring above the Port Hills and across the sweeping city of Christchurch. Touch down along the Waimakariri River, where you'll meet up with your jetboat driver for the day's second adventure. Hop into a high-speed jetboat and hold on as your pilot hits the throttle and you zoom across the river beneath the towering walls of Waimakariri Canyon. Witness the Southern Alps, cascading waterfalls and breathtaking scenery, as you rumble through rapids and glide through calm stretches. Afterward your thrill ride, re-board your helicopter for the exhilarating flight home.
HighlightsShow
  • Take to the skies for an aerial tour of Banks Peninsula and the surrounding bays.
  • Fly over Christchurch for a unique bird's-eye perspective of this bustling New Zealand city.
  • Board a high-speed jetboat for a white-knuckle thrill ride atop the Waimakariri River.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
  • Warm jacket for jetboat ride
What to WearShow
  • Flat-soled shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Pregnant women and guests with back or neck problems should not select this tour.
  • Guests are required to provide names and exact weights at least 24 hours prior to tour departure.
  • Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate.
  • Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour, particularly tours categorized as strenuous.
  • Guests who have concerns must consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.
Location Akaroa, New ZealandAkaroa, New Zealand
Tour Code KQ51KQ51
Duration1.50 Hours1.50 Hours
Activity Level#Strenuous#Strenuous
RestrictionsMinimum age: 4 years
Maximum weight: 110 kilograms
Minimum age: 4 years
Maximum weight: 110 kilograms
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