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AWOL Canyoning Adventures

401 reviews
Auckland Central, New Zealand
About AWOL Canyoning Adventures
Rainforest canyoning tours in two canyons 45 minutes drive from Auckland. The Piha Canyon - Full day, half day and night canyon options.The Blue Canyon - Full day adventure.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I traveled to Auckland about a month ago to visit friends who were busy working during the day so I booked a few random tours here and there to keep myself occupied and to see the country while they were on the clock. AWOL is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank k8houlihan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the full day canyoning trip, and was NOT disappointed! It was a cold day, but that didn’t dampen the day/mood/energy levels of us one bit! The scenery, views, waterfalls, we’re amazing! AWOL were great to deal with throughout the booking process, and on...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank kirimarieroberts
Reviewed April 1, 2019

We came off a cruise which went for 14 days and I can 100% say this was the most exciting day. Had the most amazing time. From the van trip to the spot to the well-needed sleep on the van back to the cruise, I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TimSh55
Reviewed March 24, 2019

Had an amazing day canyoning for the first time ever. I'm not in the best of shape but still managed with no problems. The hike up challenged me a bit but not enough to make me slow down or rest. Going DOWN was awesome. Whether...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Victoria R
Reviewed March 16, 2019

Kitekite falls and the surrounding bush are spectacular, so an amazing start, then you add the abseiling which is a total buzz and challenge. Cam and Euan were awesome guides and just really nice people. AWOL are a great company, super professional and have also...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SarahDawnHoward
Reviewed February 21, 2019

My wife and I did the full-day Piha canyon tour with Javier and Jade, and we absolutely loved it! It was adventurous, challenging, and a wonderful way to experience the natural beauty of New Zealand

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jdgruber
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

I booked this excursion last second when I was in Auckland in 2016. I’ve gotten married since then and knew I wanted to take my husband this time on our honeymoon. Javier was our guide and he was awesome. He was very patient and I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank aliciar46
Reviewed February 7, 2019

New Zealand really is the Adventure Capital of the World and one of the things you have to do while there is Canyoning. Climbing up and down waterfalls, jumping down natural rock/rivers, conquering your fear of heights, hiking through beautiful, lunch jungle...it doesn't get better...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TrojanTravel3r
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

What an experience ! I had the most spectacular day exploring piha canyon . Euan our guide was excellent, he was professional, fun and made me feel very safe doing something that was out of my comfort zone. Canyoning is a must do experience when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Amy G
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Our family decided to do this trip on our cruise ship stopover in Auckland. We booked the full day independently rather than paying extra as a ships excursion, and we were picked up and dropped off at the port in good time. This activity was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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February 28, 2018|
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Response from SusanP3628 | Reviewed this property |
They provide shoes if you need
January 4, 2018|
Response from ajs070305 | Reviewed this property |
No, the Shotover is in Queenstown.
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Response from JimDCalgary | Reviewed this property |
My daughters and I thought the AWOL canyoning experience was awesome, but I wouldn't honestly recommend it for non-swimmers. Although every answer you've received so far is correct... very little swimming required, it just... More