Zip Line Away | RTX Exclusive Destinations

Excited woman on zipline in jungle motion blurZip lining, ropes courses and aerial adventures like that found at Callaway Gardens are becoming more and more popular in vacation destinations throughout the world. From exhilarating canopy descents to low-scale, kid-friendly attractions, this activity is something that can be enjoyed by just about anyone. Whether you are an adrenaline junky or looking for a safe and fun way to overcome a fear of heights, treetop adventures in these RTX destinations could be the ideal activity for you.

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

At ZipLine Hilton Head, guests are rewarded with 75-foot views of Broad Creek as they progress through eight lines, seven platforms, three towers and two swinging bridges. The grand finale is a double cable line where two people race side by side over 900 feet (about three football fields) to the finish line. A newer attraction on site, Aerial Adventure Hilton Head, is an elevated obstacle course geared toward a variety age and experience levels, making it fun for young kids and challenging for even the most agile adults. With 50 different elements and three different levels covering six courses (two courses each of beginner, intermediate and advanced), this self-guided course is two hours of pure fun and adrenaline.

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Just minutes from the vacation hot spot of Puerto Vallarta, this zip line canopy tour takes you into the heart of the rainforest of the Sierra Madre Mountains. After an adventuresome trek to the top of Cuale Mountain, guests are sent zipping more than 600 feet above the canyon floor at speeds of up to 50 miles per hour. This exhilarating adventure includes 12 different zip lines covering more than 2 miles. If you’re not too stunned by the gorgeous views, informative guides will provide plenty of information about the wildlife and habitat you’re speeding through. At the bottom of the mountain, you’ll ride a mule back up to the starting point where your bravery will be rewarded with a tequila tasting.

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

The Zip Line Eco Adventure is one of the most popular attractions at the natural theme park, Scape Park at Cap Cana. As you speed through eight double-cable zip lines, you’ll see breathtaking views of the Caribbean coastline and the lush natural scenery. Tour guides will lead you through ecological trails, a hanging bridge and via ferrata between the platforms, which are set in a natural high cliff. Highly rated by TripAdvisor reviewers, this zip line tour is great for kids and first time zip liners. The attentive staff ensures the safety of all guests and the lines are not intimidating, though the last one is touted as the longest, most exhilarating and best of them all.

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