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Bridge to Nowhere

Whanganui 4576, New Zealand
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Must Do and Unique Experience

All I can say is the kids still talk about the fun and fantastic jet boat road from Pipriki and me... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
djb3280
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Perth, Australia
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INTERESTING HISTORICAL SITE

We took the narrow crooked road for two hours to get from Whanganui to Pipiriki and parked our car... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
DarylJ552
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Carlsbad, California
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Whanganui 4576, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All I can say is the kids still talk about the fun and fantastic jet boat road from Pipriki and me and the wife still talk about the scenery and great tour. All round excellent day out that defines our stay in NZ. Must do...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We took the narrow crooked road for two hours to get from Whanganui to Pipiriki and parked our car in a resident's yard for $20NZD for 2 nights. We boarded the jet boat from the Bridge To Nowhere Lodge on the muddy Whanganui River bank...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

After 20 years this company are still providing great value for money trips. We stayed overnight in their Pipiriki campsite with a huge flat camping area. Heard a Kiwi bird calling during the early evening. Impressive welcome from Junior who remembers everyone's names whenever he...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Matt was friendly and informative, knows his job and was an interesting and cheerful guide. Best part was kayaking/canoeing in the middle of a thunder and lightning storm.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Our group of 10 travelled on the Whanganui River from Pipiriki by jet boat to a landing up stream and then walked to the "bridge to nowhere". Our driver/guide was Ken. He was awesome. He stopped the boat numerous times, both to and from the...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

An interesting part of NZ history. We jet boated into the lodge then walked for 40 minutes to the bridge. There were eels under the bridge which were were easily seen in the clear water. There is nothing at the bridge apart from information signs...More

Thank Alipa50
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

We drove up the beautiful Whanganui river 2 hours to the hamlet of Pipiriki, got a jet boat 1 hour further up the river, walked 45 minutes to the Bridge to Nowhere which was built across a ravine in beautiful forest and was immediately redundant,...More

Thank David G
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