FAQ

Do trip costs include flights?
No

What does a trip price include?
Price always includes accommodation, expert staff, swim cover, most meals (exact meals/catering varies for each trip), boat escorts and charter boat hire. Please check individual trip details for exact inclusions and exclusions for each particular RealSwim Adventure.

How much does a trip cost?
Please check the website, website prices are always current but may be updated at any time.

I want my own swim adventure in New Zealand, how long can it be and how much will it cost?
Length, location and cost of a custom trip in New Zealand depends entirely on your sense of adventure and your budget. There is an inquiry form on the website.

What are the dates for the Marlborough/Cook Strait RealSwim Adventure?
We have two trips both 7 days 6 nights. Dates are 2-8 December and 3-9 March 2015

Is the Marlborough/Cook Strait trip suitable for me?
The Cook Strait RealSwim is not for the beginner open water swimmer but nor do you need to be an expert. Minimum swim requirement is 4km. The December trip is more suited to those who are or who have an inkling they want to swim Cook Strait. The March trip has an average climate and water temperature that is warmer than the December trip. March is more suitable for recreational as well as marathon swimmers alike as long as you can comfortably meet the 4km minimum swim distance requirement.

What are the dates of the Paradise RealSwim?
Two trips available in 2014, 3-8 November and 10-15 November

Is the Aitutaki trip suitable for me?
You need to be able to swim 2km continuously in open water

What is the water temperature in Aitutaki?
Usually about 25C

Who should I book my flights with?
We recommend Air New Zealand as they fly to all our swim destinations. Ensure you have a confirmed spot on the trip before booking your tickets.

When can I book for Wild Tri?
Bookings for Wild Tri Queenstown open Dec 2013. You can submit your interest or questions for this trip via the website or e-mail info@realswimadventures.com. Registering your interest for Wild Tri does not automatically guarantee you a spot for that week however we will do our best to give you preferential booking treatment.