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Ziptrek Kereru Tour

Join the Kereru zipline adventure in Queenstown to fly high above the treetops viewing incredible scenery on 2 ziplines plus 1 heart stopping 21 metre drop.
Ziptrek Kereru Tour

Highlights

  • Experience the thrill of 2 ziplines & a 21 metre drop

  • Walk through Queenstown's iconic Tiki Trail

  • Climbing harness & helmet provided

  • Learn about the local environment & Queenstown

  • Discover the story of Zealandia

  • 1 hour tour of ziplining

Explore the incredible scenery of the New Zealand forest flying high above Queenstown on the Kereru Zipline eco adventure with 2 ziplines and a dramatic 21 metre drop! Located minutes from the CBD on the Skyline Gondola Hill, check in at the Ziptrek Guest Services and be fitted with your climbing harness and helmet before a 10 minute walk uphill on the famous Queenstown Tiki Trail. Two tour guides will accompany you throughout the tour providing you with interesting commentary and reassurance as you navigate each part of the zipline from platform to platform. Zoom through the forest on 2 ziplines which all lead up to the grand finale of the tour- a 21 metre drop to the bottom of the forest floor. The ziptrek combines a mix of sightseeing and adventure as you soak in the scenery along the way from each tree top platform.

The Kereru Zipline Tour operates daily and lasts for 1 hour. The Skyline Gondola Pass is not included. Bookings are essential on this popular eco adventure. Book online here to begin your Queenstown zipline adventure today!

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Inclusions

  • 2 x ziplines and 21 metre drop
  • 10 minute walk along Queenstown's Tiki Trail
  • Climbing harness and helmet

Exclusions

  • The Skyline Gondola pass is not included in this experience.
  • Ziptrek does not provide the Skyline lift tickets.

Highlights

  • Discover the story of Zealandia and Ziptrek's preservation of their natural landscapes
  • Gain unique insight into the surrounding local environment and Queenstown
  • Experience the thrill of 2 amazing ziplines and an incredible 21-metre drop
  • Tackle Queenstown's iconic Tiki Trail via a 10-minute uphill walk through
  • Climbing harness and helmet provided

Time

  • Please allocate in notes if you'd like a morning or afternoon time slot - this will be confirmed directly by the supplier
  • Check-in time is 15 minutes prior to scheduled departure time
  • Please allow 40-60 minutes from the base of the Gondola to the Ziptrek Tree-house if travelling by Gondola; or if walking up the Tiki Trail, allow 60-90 minutes
  • Pick Up / Opening Ziptrek Treehouse (Top of Gondola) 2:20pm
  • These departure times are subject to change. Tour times will be confirmed by our Guest Services team upon booking.
  • Drop Off / Closing Ziptrek Treehouse (Top of Gondola) 3:20pm
  • The tour ends back at the Ziptrek treehouse

Duration

  • 1 hour

Departure Location

  • Pick Up / Opening Ziptrek Treehouse (Top of Gondola) 2:20pm
  • These departure times are subject to change. Tour times will be confirmed by our Guest Services team upon booking.

FAQs

Can I watch the tour?

  • Guests will have the ability to accompany their friends and family to the Ziptrek Guest Services Tree-house. Once guests have checked in, there will not be an option for spectators to view the tour

Can I bring a backpack?

  • You will not be able to bring a backpack or any other baggage on tour with you. You will be wearing a full body harness and backpacks will interfere with this harness. We recommend you leave your personal belongings at your hotel or at our camp street booking office in town. A small item storage, however, is available at the Tree-house

Can I bring a camera?

  • Yes, if you have a camera or small video recording device you can bring it with you. We recommend they have a wrist or neck strap so that you can attach it to yourself when zipping

Can I go on Ziptrek if I am pregnant?

  • Pregnant guests may not participate in Ziptrek tours for their own safety and the safety of their unborn child

What To Bring

  • As it is a few degrees cooler in the forest, we recommend that you dress with warm layers and for the conditions of the day
  • During the winter months, gloves, hats, and warm coats are recommended
  • Closed toe footwear is essential
  • If you have a camera or small video recording device you can bring it with you

Additional Information

  • Ziptrek's Guest Services Tree-house is situated just past the Helipad, 100 metres to the left of the Skyline Gondola Upper Terminal, at the edge of the treeline
  • Tiki Walking Trail walk will be uphill for up to 10 minutes
  • Please note vehicle access is for emergency use only
  • The minimum age to participate on this tour is 6 years old
  • The minimum weight limit to participate is 20kgs (44lbs)
  • The maximum weight of a guest is 125kg (275lbs)
  • Children (6-14yrs) must be accompanied on tour by a parent or guardian (someone at least 15 years of age)
  • Please allow a minimum of 1 hr to upload during busy periods such as Christmas, New Year, Chinese New Year and School holidays
  • Please click here to view the trail map

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancel at least: 24 hours prior to the date of travel to avoid any cancellation fees
  • Cancellations within 24 hours of tour departure time will be charged at the full nett rate.
  • No shows will also be charged at the full nett rate.
  • Ziptrek Ecotours operate in all weather conditions, but we reserve the right to cancel tours due to inclement weather, foreseeable hazards, insufficient bookings or events beyond our control. In these events, full refunds will be made or alternative dates offered.
  • Please note that sometimes a rescheduling fee of $50 per adult or $25 per youth/senior may be charged in the event of re-scheduling clients within 24 hours if the fault lies purely with the guest

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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