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Fly upside down or soar like Superman on a zipline ride from the notorious Kawarau Bridge. The Kawarau Zipride lets you ride solo or in tandem with up to six friends across parallel cables suspended over the scenic Kawarau River. Select a single ride or choose a 3- or 5-ride pack for the optimal adrenaline rush, with round-trip transport from Queenstown.


  • Kawarau Zipride experience from Queenstown
  • Zipline from New Zealand's legendary Kawarau Bridge
  • Ride solo or go tandem with a friend
  • Fly forward, backward, upside down or lying flat like Superman
  • Reach speeds up to 37 mph next to the Kawarau River
  • Choose a single ride or upgrade for a pack of three or five

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

You can check off New Zealand adventure from your bucket list by racing your friends or zooming with your kids from the famous Kawarau Bridge.

What You Can Expect

Kawarau Bridge Zipline Experience from Queenstown

Kawarau Bridge zipline adventure from Queenstown

On the Kawarau Zipride you’ll reach speeds of up to 37 mph (60 kph) as you zipline over the Kawarau River by way of a 426-foot-long (130-meter) cable. Tours depart every 40 minutes with convenient round-trip transport from central Queenstown to the Gibbston Valley, located just 25 minutes away.

On arrival at the Kawarau Bridge — famous for the world’s first commercial bungy jump — you’ll  receive a safety briefing before ziplining across the river. You have multiple choices: book a single ride or upgrade to three or five zipline packages. Go solo or share the experience alongside family and friends in tandem next to you. 

You can ride forward in a comfortable seated position; flip upside down like Batman or fly like Superman in a lying-down position; or enjoy the thrill of zipping backward as you soak up the views of Kawarau Gorge.

If you’d like, head to the on-site cafe for snacks and drinks or purchase photos of your ride (own expense). Your approx. 2.5-hour adventure ends with the drive back to Queenstown.

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