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Bridge to Nowhere Tours

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Cnr Pekapeka Road and Owairua Road, Pipiriki 4576, New Zealand
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Have had a fabulous Sunday on the Whanganui River, jet boating up, then walking into the Bridge to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martine L
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Trip in jet boat to bridge to nowhere

Excellent day out enjoyed by our whole family, would highly recommend scenery beautiful and the bit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tracey D
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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“jet boat” (36 reviews)
“biscuits” (6 reviews)
“whanganui river” (13 reviews)
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Cnr Pekapeka Road and Owairua Road, Pipiriki 4576, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have had a fabulous Sunday on the Whanganui River, jet boating up, then walking into the Bridge to Nowhere and then paddling back down for a couple of hours through stunning scenery before being collected by the jet boat and brought back to Pipiriki. It...More

Thank Martine L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent day out enjoyed by our whole family, would highly recommend scenery beautiful and the bit of history given were really interesting..kids highlight doing 4 360 spins on the way back 🖒🖒

Thank Tracey D
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much to Mandy and Joe and their team for the wonderful experience we all had on Saturday. It had a great balance of local interest, nature and exercise. Sean was a great host and very informative. We learnt a lot!! Everyone thoroughly...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We has a group of 7 adults and 3 kids. Our tour consisted of Jet boat ride up to the bridge where we stopped for lunch amongst the most amazing scenery. Back on the boat for a few more spins before our canoe journey. I...More

Thank Melissa H
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We travelled in a jet boat with about 20 people in total, up the wonderfully beautiful and lush Wanganui River for about an hour. The boat then moored at a tiny landing and we walked through the bush for about 40 minutes to the Bridge...More

Thank Julia C
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We took the jet boat to the landing stage for the walk to the bridge and then jet boat half way back so we could canoe the last 90 minutes. The whole experience was fantastic with our excellent guide who looked after everyone so well,...More

Thank Diandbears
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

This was a fun trip. The jet boat pilot was a very good guide as well. Interesting history of the bridge to nowhere...yes it really goes no where and it was built by just 4 men in one year. We included a lodge night stay...More

Thank karpdog
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

28 of the decendants of the Builders of the Bridge to Nowhere took the Jetboat Trip. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the experienced even the most nervous one of us said she wouldn't have missed it. the skippers were very approachable and efficient (thanks for the lovely...More

Thank absandford
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

My extended family joined me on the two day "stay and play" option for my fortieth birthday. Our group of eight included my two children (aged 6 & 8) and my dad who is 72. Even though the weather wasn't ideal it didn't stop us...More

Thank lynley H
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

What an amazing day we had! We stayed in Whanganui and made an early start to reach Pipiriki by 10.30am but travelling the Whanganui River Road was definitely the way to get there. It was a showery day but that didn’t take away any of...More

Thank Wendy H
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Lyn_57Oz
4 August 2015|
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Hi There Thanks for your inquiry! Generally the tours leave at 10.30am. Please ring us on 0800 480 308 for more info! Thanks Regards Mandy
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