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About Hukafalls Jet
Hukafalls Jet is the only jet boat company permitted to take you to the base of the mighty Huka Falls for unique water-level views. This half hour of thrills, fun and excitement takes you along the beautiful Waikato River, lined with native bush, sheer rock cliff face and hot water streams. You’ll travel in one of our state of the art jet boats at an incredible 80km an hour and along the way you’ll experience our thrilling 360° spins. Operating on this stretch of the river since 1990, Hukafalls Jet has an outstanding record of professionalism and safety. Nothing gets you closer to the mighty Huka Falls!
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Taupo, New Zealand
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Taupo Adventure Combo: Jet Boat Ride and Whitewater Rafting
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US$150.67 per adult
US$92.88 per adult
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family of 15 filled one boat and the driver treated us like old friends. All the kids loved it, even the big kids. Excellent sensation of speed and tons of 360s to keep us hooting. We got right up under the falls and all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chris m
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The original and still the best. Have tried others but none compare. Will be back for more as soon as we can!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Waipuka
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family of 4 went on this ride today. It was an awesome ride and we all had a blast. Back left hand gets absolutely soaked. Highly recommend although the video and photo package was expensive and only has 3 minutes worth of footage and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Andrea E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An incredible experience suitable for all levels of thrill seeker! The guide Brendan was hilarious and a great driver. The scenery is spectacular and the adrenaline rush unreal. I’d do this again next time because I did not stop smiling and laughing the whole time!

Thank melbschick18
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience, weather wasn't good - clouds cleared at the last minute and we all jumped in the boat. Driver was knowledgeable, funny and knows how to drive his boat - so close to walls and sandbanks - don't sit back left hand...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Expedition760428
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in a mixed group us from the UK, some from Australia and New Zealand.We were provided with waterproof overcoats and floatation bibs. The safety brief was quick, comprehensive and fun.The pilot was great fun and respectful of the water and Mauri traditions which...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sandra E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The jet boat ride was thrilling and took you along some amazing scenery. You also got to find out some interesting stuff about the local thermal plant and dam. The staff were awesome especially our driver Liam who was understanding and turned back when our...More

Thank mcg1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Total fun, thrill ride, great banter from driver, recommend! You get splashed a little, takes about 45 mins

Thank bohojane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That was an unforgettable fun in a beautiful place with competent staff. So many turns will always be remembered. An absolute must for the Huka Falls👍👍👍

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leo281158
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huka Falls is definitely one of the best things to see in Taupo. While you can get a good view from the trails above the falls, this is the best and most exciting way to get up really close. For just under $100 USD, you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank blackdynamighty
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1 July 2018|
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Response from keett712 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they charge but it’s optional. Better to get the full photos abc videos which is worth it
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ArmaanK75
17 April 2018|
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Response from Andrew M | Reviewed this property |
The people from Hukafalls Jet picked us up from our motel and dropped us back afterwards. They took care of everything for us.
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Response from 854DP | Reviewed this property |
Alternatively go to their website and add code and chose date and time to preorder your trip.
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