River Bike Ride and Jet Boat - 4 Hours

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Highlights & inclusions

Jetboating along the breathtaking Waiau River
Riverside self guided Mountain bike ride
Extraordinary photo opportunities
Guided nature walk through Fiordland National Park
Exhilarating 360 degree jetboat spins
Informative and friendly guides
From
$201.48AUD
or 4 payments of $50.37 with more info
Free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to experience

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Thu, Jul 18, 2024

What you can expect

Discover the pristine wilderness beyond the river’s edge on this Fiordland National Park jet boat tour and bike hire combo. You’ll cruise along the river enjoying a fun and informative jet boat ride and guided bushwalk in the forest with stunning scenery along the way. Following the jet boat ride, slow down the pace with a 2 hour bike hire rental and delve deeper into the national park. You’ll have time for a picnic, a few happy snaps of the local flora and fauna or even a refreshing dip on a warm summer day.

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What you need to know

Inclusions
  • 75 minute jet boat ride
  • 15 minute beach landing and nature walk
  • Informative and friendly guide throughout nature walk and jetboat ride
  • Self guided river side mountain bike ride
Exclusions
  • Accommodation transfers
Highlights
  • Jet boat down the Upper Waiau River
  • Stops along the river for photo opportunities and informative commentary
  • Exhilarating 360 degree jetboat spins
  • Opportunities to see the Rainbow and Brown trout is the crystal clear waters
  • See three exciting Lord of the Rings filming locations
  • Learn about the operators conservation efforts for local wildlife
  • Breathtaking views of Lake Manapouri and Leaning Peak
  • Nature walk through Fiordland National Park
  • River side self guided mountain bike ride
Time
  • This tour departs at 10am & 2pm daily
Duration
  • This experience takes approximately 3-4 hours.
Departure Location
  • 84 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau
What To Bring
  • Weather appropriate clothes
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
Additional Information
  • Check in is 15 minutes prior to the tour start time
  • Free parking, luggage and bag storage are available at the departure location
  • Participants will be provided with a life jacket and spray coat. When necessary, cold weather accessories will also be provided. It is best to wear clothes to suit the weather that can get wet
  • Throughout the experience participants will be sprayed with water however, they will not be soaked
  • Tours operate with a minimum of 1 and a maximum of 11-13 participants
  • This tour is not suitable for infants under 18 months old
  • Devices and cameras are welcome on the tour. Participants are responsible for any damage that may occur to these items
  • The guide will deliver live commentary in English. Translated commentary may be available by recording. Written safety briefings are available in multiple languages and must be understood by all passengers
  • Both standard hardtail bikes and Electric hardtail bikes are available each option is accompanied by a helmet
  • The electric hardtail bike is recommended for participants who are not confident in their physical ability
  • Mountain bike trail is a distance of 10.5km (7 miles)
  • Difficulty for the mountain bike trail is 1-2. The trail is un-sealed and undulation with moderate inclines
  • Bike ride is self guided however, the trail is well marked and easy to follow.
  • Participants are ale to stop throughout the bike ride and travel at their own pace
Terms And Conditions
  • Reservations can be transferred to another date, subject to availability, with no transfer fee incurred.
  • Fiordland is an alpine area and subject to extreme weather. In case of supplier cancellation due to adverse weather or road/river/lake conditions, a full refund will be given, or booking may be transferred to another departure (if applicable).
Cancellation Policy
    Booking Information
    • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
    • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
    • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
    • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
    • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
    • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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