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Canyonz

Thames 1064, New Zealand
+64 21 456 682
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Exciting adventure and over the top service

I have done a lot of this type of activity, including canyoning in other locations, but I have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul H
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
WHAT A CLASS ACT!!

THESE GUYS ARE A CLASS ACT! - My job in NZ is a travel agent, I have done pretty much all the trips... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Onlyonetattum
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Queenstown, New Zealand
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Canyonz, New zealand's best canyoning adventure company. Located in Hamilton with the Sleeping God Canyon in Thames, Coromandel. Real Adventure, Real Canyoning, Real Aotearoa!!!!!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have done a lot of this type of activity, including canyoning in other locations, but I have never done it with an outfit that goes so far above and beyond to make sure their guests have a great time. Based on other reviews, I...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

THESE GUYS ARE A CLASS ACT! - My job in NZ is a travel agent, I have done pretty much all the trips and tours in NZ from bungy jumping and skydiving to helicopter trips to Volcano's and Glaciers HOWEVER this is my favourite and...More

Thank Onlyonetattum
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Many thanks for the awesome review. We're stoked you and your good lady really enjoyed the day! Primo day for it with a sweet crew. Stoked you got to push yourself out of your comfort zone and you felt good about it! That's our goal;)...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

No matter how high you set your expectations, this will beat them! We packed a lot in to our trip to New Zealand - kayaking, caving, the Alpine Crossing, glacier hikes, but nothing topped this day in the Coromandel. Challenging, exhausting, exhilarating, this is what...More

1  Thank Erik S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I'd always thought there could be nothing that could top Skydiving on my list of exciting adventures.... until now. I can not speak highly enough of the team at Canyonz. Russell and Wayne were amazing guides and the day was awesome. They kept things light...More

Thank Andrew M
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

It is our pleasure to be able to get willing people like yourself to a place like this, so you are welcome and thanks so much for spending a great day with us. Awesome!

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Guides are not only 100% trustworthy and with it, they are very attractive so extra easy to spend the day with- (listen girls!).... Will Never forget this day! - challenging, sometimes scary, but so exciting and wonderful, beautiful, and fun. Loved it. Totally worth the...More

Thank mabentzon
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Shuks! Thanks for compliments and glad to hear you felt safe, challenged and you probably should feel a little scared at times but knowing you can move through the fear. Its a great feeling, "I think"! So keep challenging yourself and 'liven up yourself'.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

At times it was exhausting, terrifying and exhilarating, but looking back on the day it was a superb experience. The walk up is a pretty amazing start to the day of being in the beautiful NZ bush - and does require a reasonable level of...More

Thank Cubasushi
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks for the review, always appreciated! We have been lucky enough to have had great people into great adventures that is canyoning so makes our job as guides so much easier. The Sleeping God canyon can be terrifying albeit exhilarating and soo much fun that...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

We have made this our adrenalin travel trip--mountain biking Queen charlotte Trek-sky diving Able Tasman--white water rafting Murchison-dolphin swimming in Kaikoura-doing the Abyss cave experience in Waitomo-hiking Togariro----the reason for listing these???--Because Canyonz was THE top experience of all of them--adrenalin--beauty-humour (well--some was funny :-)...More

Thank Erik B
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Kia Ora Erik & Maryann Thanks a lot for the review and so good you both enjoyed the trip as much as we did! Good company in a great environment for the day. Mauri ora Good health to you both. Wayne & Russ

Reviewed 10 April 2017

...Except Trip advisor requires 100 characters so will have to throw a few more in there! Fantastic trip, highly organised and trained staff who are super friendly and patient. This is bucket list stuff, such a cool place and what a way to get down...More

Thank Marcus C
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks for the review Marcus and super stoked you and the Whanau had a great time in the Sleeping God canyon. We always appreciate the feedback and keeps us looking for ways to improve our service and also gives us a good indication of what...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

First of all, when in New Zealand, you'll see a number of canyoning company's. Make sure you book with Canyon NZ!!! They are simply amazing, and the sleeping god canyon is simply breath taking. The whole day is great fun, I particularly liked the zip...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Wayne and Helen were our guides yesterday and they were fabulous people to interact with. Both had friendly personalities, kind, attentive, calm, informative and funny. The waterfalls were breathe taking and each one offered a different and exciting experience. We felt very safe and in...More

Thank supernanny4u
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Eva K
How would this trip be for a couple of reasonably fit 60+ year old women who have never done this sort of thing but would like to?
12 September 2015|
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Response from Canyonz | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for your inquiry. This is a tough question because a lot of factors play into someone's ability to do the trip. Your age isn't a concern, however, it is a very physical and full day out. If you frequently... More
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