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30-Minute Beach to Bay Jet Boat Experience from Te Anau

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  • Experience 30 minutes of splashes and spins on a speedy jet boat ride
  • View the Murchison Mountains that rise above Lake Te Anau
  • Hear about the region from the skipper’s narration
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30-Minute Beach to Bay Jet Boat Experience from Te Anau
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Overview
This thrilling jet boat ride takes you across Lake Te Anau—the largest of the southern glacial lakes—for an up-close look at the beech forests and mountains of Fiordland National Park. From the lakefront you’ll speed away toward Dock Bay and experience plenty of 360-degree spins and spray along the way. Learn a bit about local history with commentary offered by your guide.
What to Expect

From the moment the accelerator hits the floor, your adrenaline hits the roof! Enjoy a fast and thrilling jet boat ride across Lake Te Anau, full of spins, spray and laughs!


Marvel at the Murchison Mountains, which rise a staggering 1,400 metres above the lake surface as you skim across the pristine waters towards Dock Bay. Look across at the ancient beech forests that surround Lake Te Anau, unchanged for 80 million years.

Your guide will fill you in on some fascinating New Zealand history. Get a taste of the past, as you learn about early European pioneers, and get a great introduction to one New Zealand’s pristine native forests, and world-famous walking tracks.

Say yes to fun and adventure with this thrilling ride with Fiordland Jet!

Reviews (8)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great experience and very good driver.

We had a great time today skipping along the lake and paying a visit to the native beach forest across the bay. We were lucky to have a very experienced skipper (Rebecca) who was quick to act when the boat had a mechanical issue. Overall...More

1  Thank tussel2015
FJet_Team, Front Office Manager at Fiordland Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very lucky to have Rebecca! Glad you enjoyed your tour and we hope you do come back for a trip down the river - we'll give you the frequent rider discount ;) - Cheers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
The people make the ride

Riding a jet boat on a beautiful island in southern New Zealand is, as you would imagine, an awesome and fulfilling experience. What made this trip even better was the kind and entertaining captain and first mate who took the time to get to know...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaelbW6869IY
FJet_Team, First Mate ;) at Fiordland Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review - We enjoyed spending a bit of our Christmas with you and your family just as much! For us, it's all about making those connections and getting to meet such wonderful people from around the world. Thank you again and...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Great fun and a must do!

My husband, adult son and myself went on the 30 minute jetboat tour today on Lake Te Anau. I was feeling a bit nervous, but It was exciting, exhilarating and lots of fun. The lake is absolutely beautiful and Dani, our driver was friendly, helpful,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank catewally
FJet_Team, Front Office Manager at Fiordland Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review Cate! I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the trip, and fingers crossed we see you again for our Pure wilderness! I hope Milford is good today, and the day is not too long for your family!...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Fun ride

I really wanted to do the boat tour but the problem was that I was traveling alone. They needed 2+ adults to start the tour. I waited and a family booked it at the last moment. I joined them. I was transferred by bus to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank minimize940314
FJet_Team, Front Office Manager at Fiordland Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Glad it all worked out! You'll definitely want to tuck those electronics away while we are zipping around but the views are too good not to have cameras handy when we stop for lots of photos. It's all about having FUN... No Regrets!! Cheers!

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile
Excellent

Amazing time want to fill in time Go for it had alot of fun And laughs Cant wait to do a longer one They are friendly staff and helpful christ Our driver was very entertaining Had the best time

Thank wendykS2373YJ
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