Waikato River Jet Boat Ride from Taupo

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Waikato River Jet Boat Ride from Taupo information and booking

30 minutes
Departs from
Selected Taupo hotels
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
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Tour description provided by Viator

Hold on tight during an exciting 30-minute jet-boat ride on the Waikato River! Spinning and speeding your way to Huka Falls, New Zealand’s most spectacular falls, see the country’s beauty rapidly unfold as you zip past rugged cliffs and native bush. Round-trip transport is included from hotels in Taupo, approximately 50 miles (80 km) south of Rotorua on the shore of Lake Taupo.

After pickup from your Taupo hotel, get ready to experience the ride of your life! Your professional and friendly driver will take you to board a jet-boat for your 30-minute, adrenaline-pumping adventure on the Waikato River, complete with power braking and 360-degree spins.Speeding past cliff faces and native forest, your whitewater adventure by jet boat takes you to the mighty Huka Falls for a front-row view of New Zealand’s most dramatic falls as they thunder into the river.Listen to entertaining and informative commentary while you enjoy 30 minutes of jet-boating fun!

What's included

  • 30-minute jet-boat ride on the waikato river
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • New zealand's goods and services tax (gst)

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)