Handpicked by a Wellington Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Best Wellington Adrenaline Activities'.

For thrill seekers heading to the capital city, we've picked out those activities in Wellington that will get the blood pumping.


Island Bay Divers

Want to learn how to dive? You can learn in an Open Water dive course or, take a refresher course with Island Bay Divers, the longest running diving company in Wellington.  The team also offer advanced scuba diving skills with one of the experienced dive instructors. With a 360 degree coastline, Wellington offer plenty of good and safe d...

Wellington: Half Day Seal Coast Safari

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HighlightsSee NZ Fur Seals in their natural environmentExperience the wonders of the rugged South Coast near WellingtonStunning views of the snow-capped mountains in New Zealand’s South IslandSee and learn about New Zealand flora and faunaPrivate access through farmlandDescriptionStarting in central Wellington, we will pick you up in our exclusive 4WD Mercedes vans that offer the best in safety ...

Wellington Rafting

Enjoy an action packed adventure just 45 minutes from Wellington's city centre. Wellington Rafting offers Wilderness Whitewater Rafting, Exciting Canyoning, Scenic Family Rafting and epic multi activity Combo packages. Experience world class adventures in Wellington and the Wairarapa. Rafting Trips: Te Awa Kairangi/Hutt River  - Grade 3 Wilderness Rafting This trip is an ep...

Skydive Wellington

Skydive Tandem Jumnps and Skydive Training Courses. Skydive Tandem Jumps 12,500ft Tandem Skydive jumps from $399 Skydive Training School Teaching adopts the internationally recognised Accelerated Freefall (AFF) method. Initial ground training takes up the best part of a day. We understand individuals learn in different ways. Lessons are planned to fit each and every individual....

Sweet Axe Throwing

Sweet Axe throwing is an exhilarating way to connect, unleash and celebrate! ​The team are event experts, hosting incredible experiences for individuals through to large groups.  The range of axe throwing packages guarantee an experience that the whole team will be talking about for months to come! There's nothing more exhilarating than the primal thrill of throwing an axe!​  T...


Go Snorkel Tours

Go Snorkel offer guided and unguided tours, dive & snorkelling for all ages in the Marine Reserve.  The 5km long reserve is one of the best snorkel and dive spots in Wellington, teeming with crayfish, octopuses, and many species of fish and kelp.  The shop is located in the middle of the Taputeranga Marine reserve. Operating for over 35 years, Go Snorkel is Wellington’...

Wellington: Scenic Harbour Helicopter Flight

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HighlightsExplore the boundaries of Wellington Harbour just like the birdsFly over the tectonic landscape that encompasses a city shaped by a massive earthquake in 1855Take in views of Matiu Somes Island, Cook Strait, and moreGlimpse famous landmarks such as the parliament buildings and Te PapaDescriptionStart your scenic flight adventure in the heart of New Zealand's capital city. Get a safety br...

Adrenalin Forest

High excitement, stomach churning and a great confidence builder.   Challenge your skills by taking on an Adrenalin Forest aerial obstacle course.  Courses are located among natural surroundings in Christchurch, Wellington, Bay of Plenty and Auckland. The Adrenalin Forest courss features over 100 fun filled challenges across six levels, with obstacles starting at 1.5 me...

Wildfinder Kaitoke

Wildfinder Kaitoke is Wellington's newest mountain and ebike experience, with everything you need to explore The Remutaka Incline, The Hutt River Trail and beyond. With a great range of bikes for hire, including comfort mountain bikes, eBikes, kids bikes and child seats, the whole family can join in on the adventure. There are also shuttle services returning riders to the start of the trail,...

Hangdog Indoor Rock Climbing Centre

Located in Lower Hutt, HangDog is an indoor rock climbing and bouldering gym for all ages and abilities.  It's the ultimate indoor thrill. Contact: 04 589 9181  ...

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