Wanaka Jet Boat Ride - 60 Minutes

Fitness level moderate
Intensity level moderate
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Highlights & inclusions

60 minute ride of Lake Wanaka and the Clutha River
Unique combination of scenery and adventure
Real NZ jet boating with shallow water and Hamilton Spins
Commentary of the local area history and river ecosystems
Iconic NZ adventure in a beautiful landscape
High speed ride in shallow waters and over giant pressure waves

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What you can expect

Discover the waterways of Lake Wanaka over a thrilling 60-minute jet boat ride. This experience will see you racing across Lake Wanaka and down NZ's largest river, the Clutha, famous for turquoise waters and a gold-rush history. Navigating shallow waters, overhanging trees and pressure waves at hurtling speeds, your adrenaline will be kicked into overdrive. Not least of all by the famous Hamilton spin! But it won't be all screams and spins. Expect plenty of photo opportunities, history and stories from your tour guide and the chance to relax and admire the incredible setting.

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What you need to know

Inclusions
  • 60 minute ride combining speed and beauty
  • Commentary on the local area, history plus river ecosystems
Location
  • This experience takes place on Lake Wanaka, New Zealand
Departure Location
  • This experience departs from Wanaka Main Wharf on 100 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, 9305, Otago, New Zealand
What To Bring
  • Sunglasses (recommended all year round)
  • Cameras
  • Dress for the weather - when in doubt, please bring extra layers
Additional Information
  • Lakeland Wanaka reserves the right to cancel or amend any tour/departure time due to river/water/weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances at any stage
  • In this case clients are given an option to rebook or receive a full refund. No-shows or cancellations made within 24 hours of departure are non-refundable and non-transferable. ie no refund will be given COVID-19 cancellation policy
  • If you are unable to make your booking due to isolation requirements, you are sick or have a cold, flu/COVID-19 symptoms or New Zealand reverting to Level 3 and unable to travel you will be offered the choice of rescheduling or applying for a refund
  • If you are sick or have a cold, flu or COVID-19 symptoms, stay home and call your doctor or Healthline on 0800 358 5453 to see if you need a test
Terms And Conditions
  • Adults should be 15 years and older
  • Child should be 5-14 years
  • Cameras are welcome but at your own risk
Cancellation Policy
  • Off-Peak: Lakeland Wanaka has a 24-hour cancellation policy whereby any cancellations or changes (due to ANY reason) must be communicated 24 hours or more before your scheduled time of arrival. Bookings cannot be rescheduled more than once. No-shows or cancellations made within 24 hours of departure are non-refundable and non-transferable. ie no refund will be given.
  • Peak Season: From December 20th to January 20th and during all school holidays, Lakeland Wanaka has a 48-hour cancellation policy whereby any cancellations or changes (due to ANY reason) must be communicated 48 hours or more before your scheduled time of arrival. Bookings cannot be rescheduled more than once. No-shows or cancellations made within 48 hours of departure are non-refundable and non-transferable. ie no refund will be given.

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Sustainability

Our Promise

  • We are committed to sustainability
  • We have an approved Science Based Target
  • We use third party verified standards
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$118.68 AUD
or 4 x $29.67 with more info
Free cancellation up to 48 hours prior to experience
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