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Packraft Wanaka is New Zealand’s NEW Jet Boat, Wilderness Walk & Packraft Adventure. This full day experience departs Wanaka at 09.10am for a 20 min drive to the jet boat base at the Matukituki River. Exciting 1 hour of jet boating to beneath Avalanche Glacier where it is pack on back for a remote forest walk to a secluded beach beneath the glacier. Here you have lunch, learn basic paddling skills then rock the photos before heading down river on the most fun of all rafting tours: Ride the wave trains and paddle into calm eddies to surround yourself in nature in the most beautiful landscape there is....Matukituki River, Mount Aspiring National Park.These small 2 person rafts are lightweight and stable, perfect for this remote river adventure. Suitable 12 years + and clients must be able to swim.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productNew Zealand's only Jetboating, Walk and Packrafting adventure beneath views of the spectacular Avalanche Glacier and Mt Aspiring. Duration: 7 hoursLocation: Wanaka, Wanaka, Otago Region, South Island
- Lunch - Picnic lunch & snacks - PLEASE ADVISE OF ANY DIETARY REQUIREMENTS
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- All gear provided - wetsuits, helmets, PFDs, booties (bring socks)
- Entry/Admission - Wanaka