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Kiwi Jet Boat Tours

| Lake Matahina, Whakatane, New Zealand
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Awesome Experience

This should be a must do for everybody. the scenery is spectacular and the differing water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mike H
Hidden Gem appealing to all!

Make this your destination of choice! Amazing river trip, something different the whole family can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
paulcherylr
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Ohope, New Zealand
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Lake Matahina, Whakatane, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This should be a must do for everybody. the scenery is spectacular and the differing water conditions encountered give a true appreciation of how the combination of jet boat and experienced driver can tackle tricky rapids and strong water flows. The crew are very professional...More

Thank Mike H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make this your destination of choice! Amazing river trip, something different the whole family can enjoy. Professional, friendly crew eager to make your trip enjoyable. This would appeal to both NZers and tourists. Spectacular experience, great value for money.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous trip from Matahina Dam to Aniwhenua Dam. Another hidden gem in the Bay of Plenty. Awesome boat, experienced and knowledgeable drivers. Thoroughly enjoyed it and highly recommend the trip. 🚤🚤🚤

Thank Kirsty L
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

So much fun and such good value for money. Great hosts and beautiful scenery. Thanks guys for such a wonderful experience.

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

What a great experience run from a beautiful part of New Zealand a wonderful team that make it very easy for all to feel so comfortable before embarking on an awesome trip that takes you up an awesome river located at the Matahina Dam very...More

Thank Lars J
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Our experience with Kiwi Jet Boat Tours was fantastic and something we wont forget anytime soon. The ride was equal parts thrilling, spectacular and informative - I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it! So much fun!

Thank Kelty C
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This was exhilarating! The driver, Brandon, was very professional and knowledgeable. KiwiJet was super accommodating to our mid winter requests. Beautiful scenery! I'm from Los Angeles and we couldn't be happier! We'd go again tomorrow if possible. 11 out of 10. Thank you so much....More

Thank SL1999SL
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Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Went inland because we couldn't go to White Island because it was too rough. But really pleased we chose this tour. The man was ready on time and waiting for us all to arrive. Great trip over the lake, then exciting trip up the river....More

Thank JJtheWhaleWatcher
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Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

I'm so glad we found this tour in one of the many leaflets available. Unlike most 30 minute rush jobs this tour offers a much longer experience. That plus the fact that you are guided by Bill who really knows his stuff (they build their...More

Thank Gareth B
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Reviewed 26 March 2015

Bill Roberts is the 'Man'... his experience as a world-champion jetboat driver is sooooo evident lol.... Please be warned... people with heart conditions DO NOT! I REPEAT, DO NOT TAKE THIS TOUR! lol... Your heart will be racing with fear and excitement at the same...More

Thank Simply_elegant2014
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