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Main Town Pier | Marine Parade, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-409 0000
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Queenstown Jet Boat Ride on Lake Wakatipu and the Kawarau and Shotover Rivers
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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 an unforgettable Jet boat experience you’ll be transported in to the channels of the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers. The 43 kilometre, hour long adventure highlights the magnificent diversity of Queenstown’s waterways. The trip also includes entry into Queenstown’s Underwater Observatory where you can feed the fish that thrive close to the shore.
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Main Town Pier | Marine Parade, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-409 0000
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The whole experience was wonderful but the fact they took us to both Kawarau river and Shotover river....lots of 360° spins and loads of fun...if it took 45min instead of an hour it would be more convenient

Thank BabakAE1979
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great jet boating experience with a well organized team. Reasonably informative commentary in between spins and turns. The tour would be even better with more time in the rivers and less time on the lake. Souvenir video and photos were offered for sale but...More

Thank Nigel Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago


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Thank GreensinOz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fast, exhilarating and beautiful scenery. I felt that 60minutes was the perfect amount of time. Awesome driver.

Thank TSmith440
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a short dash trip, just 60 minutes, but it’s quick, fun and you get fairly wet! There are longer half day trips available which might be better for seeing landscape etc but for a fun hour on the water, this is good value....More

Thank HayleyMace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A NZ local living in UAE gave us a few "must do" things to consider on our holiday in Queenstown. Jet boats on the shotover river being one of them. Two main things swung us to choose Kjet... price and location; they were slightly cheaper...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great ride always friendly and it lasts an hour!! These guys are NOT a rip off well worth the money!!

Thank Hfanau
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The driver was awesome & hugely knowledgeable about the local area. Heaps of thrills! Great value for money and easy access from downtown Queenstown. We will be back for another ride!

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We went on a midday trip (11am) and had a very full boat. With 4 little kids. Trip takes you over two rivers and stops occasionally for you to take photos. (GoPros and phones are allowed but at your own risk if you drop). You...More

Thank Ash B
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