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Only KJet offers 60 minutes of unforgettable thrills, spins and exhilaration across three waterways in one of the world's most stunning locations. You can step onto a big yellow KJet every hour at the Main Town Pier in the centre of Queenstown. In...more
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Main Town Pier | Marine Parade, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a super fun activity with loads of 360 spins and great views. plus they have heated handrails haha. Can definitely recommend it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank christravels1108
KJetQueenstown, Front Office Manager at KJet, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for coming out with us, glad you had an awesome time! We love the heated handrails too - especially in winter.

Reviewed 6 days ago

These guys are so awesome, The lovely ladies at the desk got us all set up and got us ready for the trip! Hamish was our boat driver and chatted away to us when we had stops and rode past a dog on the way!!!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brianvergtyu
KJetQueenstown, Front Office Manager at KJet, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Brian, thanks for leaving a great review, and we're stoked you had a fun time with us! Will pass on you message to Hamish. Cheers KJet team

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So much fun! Thanks for a great afternoon and the fantastic service! This is a must do in Queenstown!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lari H
KJetQueenstown, Front Office Manager at KJet, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Lari, thanks for coming out with us. We think the 'Big Yellows' are a must-do too :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our 4 year old on a jet boat with Kjet and had a wonderful experience. Under 5s don't pay. The driver was experienced, staff was do lovely. We got into the underwater observatory for free after, as part of the deal. Thank you

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BiancaC_1982
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour has some of the worst service I have received in NZ, and this was my last day in NZ as well. When I arrived at the booth, I thought $135 was a steep price to pay so I asked if I could get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank swimmingviolinist
KJetQueenstown, Manager at KJet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, We take customer complaints very seriously, and it is always one of our highest priorities to ensure that our guests and customers have a great experience with us. Would you mind emailing us at marketing@kjet.co.nz? Kind Regards KJet team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fun and personable staff! Easy to book. Felt safe and comfortable in boat! Great photo opportunity and video available if required.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AudreyTasker
KJetQueenstown, Public Relations Manager at KJet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Audrey, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review, glad to hear you had an awesome time :) Cheers the KJet team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was fantastic way to see all the stunning scenery around the Queenstown area! Starting off from Wakatipu Lake, and went to Kawarau River, then Shotover River. It was incredible to see differences between the two rivers. What colour!!! Some of the views you can...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After doing a few of these trips around nz this one definitely comes out on top. Our driver George did a great job blasting up the k/river and shotover with lots of spins along the way. Highly recommended. Thanks kjet and the team for the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an awesome jetboat ride around queenstown rivers. The driver was super fun and did heaps of 360 spins and stopped for photos. The trip ended with a quick trip to an underwater observatory under the dock that had fish, eels and diving ducks...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for the thrill of a lifetime, I recommend you bungee jump! If your family is looking for a good thrill, I recommend KJet! What I loved about this tour - convenience (located right in the center of town), great driver (Hamish was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Marisa D
19 January 2018|
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Response from KJetQueenstown | Property representative |
Hi Marisa, thanks for getting in touch with us. You can book a day or two in advance, certain trips do book out on the day during our busy periods. We look forward to seeing you soon!