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SKYWIRE Experience

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From $69.19

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Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 10 minutes (approx.)
  • Pickup from select hotels
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English
  • Good for avoiding crowds


Race through the native forest canopy and see the rolling Nelson countryside from the sky in this unique flying fox experience. The Skywire is one of the longest flying foxes in New Zealand and can reach speeds of around 60 miles per hour, and this package gives you the chance to experience that speed first-hand as you rocket up and down Cable Bay hillside, through the trees and valleys.
  • Stop at the Cable Bay Adventure Park base cafe for coffee or food
  • Pick-ups available from central Nelson locations for small groups
  • Runs on demand on the hour, from early morning to late afternoon
  • Children under 16 get to experience the Skywire for a discounted price

What's Included

  • The Cable Bay Adventure Park is located less than 15 minutes from Nelson's City centre giving you more time for Adventure and less time spent travelling. Our friendly staff can arrange for a free pick up and drop off from the Nelson i-site or other central Nelson points for groups of 2 or more.
  • This MUST be booked at time of reservation as this service runs on demand and is not a scheduled service.
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch

Departure & Return

This operator has two meet-up options available. You can either meet at the departure point below or select a location for pick-up.

Departure Point

  • Cable Bay Adventure Park, 194 Cable Bay Road, Nelson 7071, New Zealand

    We are 14km north of the Nelson CBD, drive north towards Picton for 12km then turn left onto Cable Bay road. Drive for 2km and you will find the Cable Bay Adventure Park on the right hand side - look for the flags and signs.

Pickup Details

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Return Details

This activity will end right where it started.

Please Note

ON DEMAND ONLY - PLEASE CALL THE TEAM TO ARRANGE Please note that pick ups are only available from the Nelson i-site or accommodation sites close to the CBD. Nelson airport is the southern limit for pickup locations.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Operated by Cable Bay Adventure Park

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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