If you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, View Auckland has the perfect activity for you!
We have rounded up the best adventure activities in Auckland. These awesome places offer a variety of adventure activities that will get your heart racing. From bungee jumping to snowboarding, we have something for everyone.
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New Zealand’s largest City, Queenstown, may be known for adventure sports, but there are also a huge variety of adventure activities in Auckland! Whether you’re visiting a beach in West Auckland or hiking in Mt. Eden, you’ll be able to find some time to let out your inner thrill-seeker and have some fun snow tubing, bungy jumping, and more!
Snowplanet is a must for anyone visiting Auckland who wants to enjoy some skiing or snowboarding! Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, there is something for everyone. The 2-hour pass includes equipment (including helmet hire) and a lift pass. Adult and child passes are available, as well as 3- and 4-person family passes.
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Auckland Adventure Jet
The Auckland Adventure Jet is one of the most exciting activities in Auckland. This is a turbo-charged jet boat that will please any thrill-seeker! Not only will you be able to see incredible views as you fly through scenic locations, you’ll be able to sit back and enjoy some high-speed maneuvers in a 300-horsepower jet boat. Landmarks you’ll see include Chelsea Sugar Factory and Kauri Point. Packages are available for adults, children, and families of four (2 adults + 2 children).
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Rocket Ropes Aerial Activities
This is Auckland’s only high ropes activity park, so anyone looking for adrenaline activities should definitely check this out! There are multiple courses, so the whole family can take advantage of this fun activity. Adults, teenagers, and children can climb the Croc Tower, an intermediate course that has one of the highest rope climbing experiences in New Zealand. The Rocketeer Course is an easier course designed for children ages 2-6. The Butterfly Creek is also nearby, so you can make a whole day trip and enjoy some beautiful scenery before climbing.
Auckland Adventure Park
Auckland Adventure Park has some of the best heart pumping activities for adults and children alike. Not only does the park have some of the best outdoor activities, it also has a 4D cinema, a play zone for children, and a café where you can enjoy a meal after a long day of exciting activities. Outdoor activities include the dual zipline, a vertical bungy jump, and a downhill luge. Whether you want to experience the entirety of the park or just take your kids to the Cosmic Play Zone, there’s tons of things for your whole family to enjoy!
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True thrill seekers will definitely want to book one of the highest tandem skydive experiences available. If you want an unforgettable experience, SkyDive Auckland and their 13,000ft tandem skydive is one of the best activities in Auckland. This is one of the most exhilarating Auckland experiences available, so don’t miss out! You’ll enjoy amazing views as you soar over Auckland. Video and photo packages are also available, so you’ll be able to show all your friends proof you experienced the highest skydive available.
AJ Hackett Auckland Bridge Climb
The AJ Hackett bungy jumping experience is a must for any adrenaline junkie. The viewing platform on the iconic landmark, Auckland Harbour Bridge will kick off your experience with great views before you even start your bungy adventure. The ocean touch bungy is a must, whether you want to take a full dip or just hover and stay dry. Tandem bungy is available, as is solo. The jump style is up to you.
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If you want to get off the beach and drive a boat during your visit to Auckland, the Superthriller Jetsprint sprint boat is the adventure activity for you! No experience is required, as you will be joined by a navigator to teach you the ropes. There are a variety of packages available for adults and children over the age of 13. After getting driver training and taking a practice lap, you’ll be ready to do timed laps at high speeds. This is truly one of Auckland’s hidden gems, so book your experience today!
As New Zealand’s highest building, the Sky Tower is one of the most iconic landmarks in central Auckland. You could visit the Sky Tower and take a look at the city from one of the viewing platforms, but why not bungy jump over the city too? Take a 53-floor plunge over Auckland city before using your free Sky Tower Pass to enjoy the inside of the building and take a look at the city lights. Free cancellation is available in case of bad weather or if you cancel more than 48-hours in advance, so you can book without worry.
Sky Sport Rooftop Tour
The Sky Sport Rooftop tour is a great 90-minute afternoon tour of New Zealand’s national stadium, Eden Park. You will take a guided tour and learn about Eden Park’s 100+ year history as you take a walk along the South Stand roof. Not only will you experience the park in a unique way, you’ll be able to see an entire 360 view of Auckland city. Single adult and child passes are available, as are family passes.
Full Suspension E MTB Fantic Mountain Bike
If you’re looking for self-guided day tours that allow you to experience Auckland city in a unique way, book a Full Suspension Hypersonic mountain bike for the day. This is one of the best ways to experience Waiheke Island. You are fully in charge of your own experience, so mountain biking isn’t all you’ll be able to do! You can take a break to go wine tasting or just relax and take in the views. Book your mountain biking experience here.
River Rush Rafting – Vector Wero Whitewater Park
New Zealand is home to many white water and black water rafting experiences. One of these can be found in Whitewater Park, where you can rush down the largest man-made rafting waterfall not just in New Zealand, but in the world! You’ll definitely see why Auckland is known as the adventure capital of New Zealand as you take a drop down the Pump Waterfall! Book this one of a kind adventure activity here.