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Jet Boat Adventure on the Mighty Clutha River from Wanaka

  • See – and speed under – river sights like the historic Red Bridge
  • Hear more about the region’s natural wonders from your boat’s guide
  • Straight from hotel to river: return hotel transfers are included
Jet Boat Adventure on the Mighty Clutha River from Wanaka
From US$89.70
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Running from Lake Dunstan in North Otago through to the East Coast, the wide and blue Clutha River is flanked by glacial terraces and stunning New Zealand bush. Speed down the river on this half-day jetboat trip through Upper Clutha Valley, take photos of the towering Southern Alps and thrill at the river’s long winding stretches and switchback corners.
What to Expect
Enjoy a complimentary pick up from your location before heading out on your Jet boating adventure, Allow 1.5 to 1.4 hours to complete you trip. Warm clothing is advised in winter and sunglasses in summer. Most of all do not forget your camera for the amazing scenery shots you will encounter on your way. Go Jets do advise people with back or neck injuries or pregnant woman do not do the ride. Children under the age for 4yrs are not permitted.
After your adventure you will be dropped back at your pick up point to enjoy the rest of your day.
Reviews (19)
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Amazing Trip so much fun you have to do this!

From the pick up from Tracey to the Jet Boat ride with Pat this was an amazing experience. They were so friendly and Pat was so knowledgeable about the area on the ride. We had an amazing time and we have done jet boat rides...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darls01
tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Oh thank you so much for sharing your experience here! It was such a pleasure to take you jet boating down this spectacular part of the world. We love showing off this river and giving you the real kiwi personal experience so thank you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
A Must Do in Wanaka!!!!

Pat and Tracy (the Operators) are so friendly and informative. Everything went without a hitch and they will even pick you up if you don't have a car! This is a really fun activity for all ages and perfect for a sunny, hot day. I...More

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tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We love that you had such a great time with us here at Go Jets! It is our pleasure to make it a seamless and exciting trip for you so thanks for choosing to spend your hot and sunny day with us on our gorgeous...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were the only two people who had booked our river jet boat ride so we had the boat to ourselves. We had a very exhilarating, fast ride with lots of high speed spins and turns and our driver Pat gave us lots of info...More

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tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Woohoo VIP. So glad you came out with us and we don't want anyone missing out so you will get the same awesome trip if two or ten. Loved that it was one of your highlights of your NZ tour, it certainly is a beautiful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gotta try it

Tracy picked us up to take us to the jet boat. She was friendly, very helpful and just lovely. We both had an amazing ride with Pat. It was truly exciting, and informative. We even got to see Pat’s special tree. Thanks to you both,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jude3922
tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review!! It is our pleasure showing off our beautiful Clutha to you in and exciting way and showing you that "other" famous Wanaka tree =) Enjoy the rest of your holiday and hope to see you back here again.

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Stunning river ride plus adrenaline rush

Stunning river ride mixed with bursts of adrenaline.Pat is an amazing guide -amusing,extremely knowledgeable re the Might Clutha and very "real" kiwi. From pick up to drop off ,a well organised and welcoming outfit. The added bonus of a small group , 5 passengers, made...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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tracey P, Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you so much for your awesome review! We absolutely love making it a real personal kiwi experience showing off our beautiful river in true adrenaline style so it was a pleasure to take you!.All the best for your future adventures.

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