By Chris Sisarich
By Nzone Skydive
By EcoZip Adventures
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If adventure sports and extreme activities press all your buttons, get ready for the trip of a lifetime.
For anyone looking for thrills, the home of adventure tourism - New Zealand, is the perfect place to visit. Check out this list of the top adventurous things to do.
For many visitors, bungy jumping in New Zealand has almost become a rite of passage, that they take that heart-stopping leap of faith while they're here.
Jet boating is suitable for all ages and levels of fitness and can be enjoyed the whole year round. Sit back, buckle yourself in and feel the acceleration.
From a quiet drift through forest wilderness to a white-knuckled, wide-eyed journey down turbulent rapids, rafting covers the full adventure spectrum.
Skydiving in New Zealand is a popular adventure activity. What better way is there to take in the amazing views than from thousands of feet above it all?
The growing trend of ziplining involves an exhilarating mix of adrenaline, speed and nature.
A wonderful by-product of New Zealand’s agricultural heritage is our comprehensive network of back-country roads and tracks. Try some off road driving while you're here and get a taste for true adventure.
Climbing - whether it's on rock faces or mountain peaks - is a popular outdoor pursuit and New Zealand offers a range of options for all levels of climber.
Abseiling, or rappelling, is an adventure activity suitable for all skill levels. Get a thrill rappelling down a rock face, waterfall or even into a cave!
Canyoning is the ultimate adrenalin adventure. Leaping off waterfalls, sliding down rocks and experiencing forest and river areas that few ever get to see.
Waitomo is often top of mind when thinking of caving in New Zealand, however there are many awesome caving sites throughout the country for you to explore.
By Tourism New Zealand
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