Welcome to beautiful Queenstown!
QUEENSTOWN i-SITE – NEW ZEALAND
We are Queenstown’s only official Visitor Information Centre and part of the nationwide Tourism New Zealand and Goverment approved i-SITE Network. i-SITE Queenstown is one of 90 offices nationwide here to give visitors unbias travel advice, forward itinerary planning, activities bookings and transport in Queenstown and around New Zealand.
We specialise in Queenstown bookings for:
- Accommodation, from luxury hotels, motels right through to budget backpackers and everything in between
- Transport, including rental cars, coach travel and chauffeured services
- Attractions and adventure activities
- Restaurants, entertainment and cultural activities
For up-to-the-minute Queenstown visitor information and booking services, our local travel consultants provide expert advice and assistance. Contact us for Queenstown and New Zealand-wide travel reservations.
Challenge Rafting operates a variety of exciting half day white water rafting trips on the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers in Queenstown, New Zealand.
Queenstown’s famous Shotover River provides the white water rafting action for those looking for extra excitement and thrills. Step across this great frontier and meet the challenge of rafting the Shotover River. Experience the rugged beauty and unspoilt grandeur of the breathtaking scenery of Skippers Canyon as you conquer this wild and untamed river. Tackle ten rapids then raft through the darkness of the 170 metre Oxenbridge Tunnel and shoot the Cascade Rapid to complete the challenge.
Trip includes courtesy coach transfers, specialist river clothing (wetsuit, spray jacket, booties, life jacket and helmet), safety briefing, professional friendly guides, sauna, hot shower and refreshments. Grade 3 to 5 and is suitable for anyone over the age of 13 who is a competent.
The Kawaru River provides an exhilarating trip for first time rafters. A great introduction to white water rafting, the Kawarau River boasts superb scenery and unique perspectives of the Gibbston Valley wine region and New Zealand’s first Bungy jumping site.Float past vast rock cliffs and dramatic scenery that was home to the filming of the Lord of the Rings. Top it all off with the longest commercially rafted rapid in New Zealand, the 400 metre long Dog Leg Rapid!
Take your white water rafting adventure to new heights by adding in a scenic helicopter transfer. The Heli Raftingtrip provides a spectacular heli flight to the rafting launch site to either the Kawarau or Shotover Rivers.
You can also add to your excitement by combing your rafting trip with other exciting adrenaline activities including jet boating, bungy jumping and sky diving.
Contact the Queenstown i-SITE team to book your adventure today!