The vast majority of activities on you tour are planned for the whole group. However, at a few key points on your tour we want empower YOU to choose your own adventure!
Simply review the options below and then schedule a time with your travel concierge team to review and book your custom CYOA activities. We are happy to expound on these possibilities and answer any questions at that time.
(May not be combined with any other activity)
4 hours (approx.)
On this Franz Josef Glacier helicopter tour and hike, land atop the glacier and explore ice caves and pinnacles with a small group. Soar above New Zealand’s Southern Alps during a scenic flight, then grab your crampons and make your way through dramatic ice formations during a moderately difficult hike.
Numbers are limited to 11 to ensure personalized attention from your expert guide. Franz Josef Glacier helicopter tour and walk Take in beautiful glacier views from the air by helicopter Explore the ice with your guide and gain insight into the geological forces at play Marvel at the stunning landscape on your moderately difficult hike Tour includes all hiking equipment.
Meet your guide at the centrally located tour base in Franz Josef at one of several morning departure times available. You’re given a safety orientation and provided with protective gear including Gore-tex jacket, trousers, woolen hat, gloves and leather boots with crampons in preparation for your Franz Joseph Glacier tour. Then hop into the helicopter for stunning aerial views over New Zealand’s scenic Southern Alps and surrounding area—a magnificent sight to behold.
After a brief flight, experience a gentle yet thrilling landing atop the mighty Franz Josef Glacier. Ice axe in hand, set off on foot with your guide past ice formations that protrude alongside ice caves, pinnacles, and seracs. Explore the dramatic landscape as you hike past mazes of ice and deep blue crevasses along the glacier. With insight from your guide, understand the various geological forces at play in this otherworldly environment.
At the conclusion of your glacier hike, return to Franz Josef by helicopter.
$394 per person
(You may also choose an afternoon activity)
1 hours 30 minutes
Queenstown is home to the best bungee jumps, cliff jumps, giant swings and zip-lines in New Zealand. Challenge yourself and choose your jump!
$220 per person
5 hours (approx.)
Queenstown’s famous Shotover River provides whitewater rafting action for those looking for extra excitement and thrills. Experience the rugged beauty of the Skippers Canyon as you conquer the wild and untamed Shotover River.
Tackle the thunderous ‘Mother’ rapids, a series of six grade 4-5 rapids, before the journey through the darkness of the 170-metre long Oxenbridge Tunnel. Shoot the drop into Cascade Rapid to complete your whitewater rafting challenge.
What’s not included
$220 per person
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