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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 December 2010

My original trip was canx due to insufficient numbers (min 6) so rebooked for a different day when the lake wasn't as choppy and glad i did. You are kitted out with spray jackets and life jackets and I suggest you take the spray jackets...More

2  Thank sally4holidays
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 September 2011

This was the worst activity that my friends and I decided to do whilst in New Zealand. We were on a boat with a young new driver who seemed quite nervous throughout. I ended up been thrown across the seat when he was doing one...More

8  Thank 14_Travel_14
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Reviewed 2 days 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

Thank Candace0nc
Reviewed 5 days ago

We unfortunately had a rainy day for our Jet Boat ride, but it was still plenty of fun! It was sunny on our way back to Queenstown Jetty, so we got both a rainy and sunny experience. Would definitely recommend doing this as it is...More

Thank sjkabadi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a great experience and have fun for one hr. Do not do it in rainy day 😬 All the staff are professional I would do it again

Thank Ameen675986
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must do! The day we had booked for turned out to be a bright sunny day with a significant wind causing a goodly amount of ‘chop’ on the lake. I must confess to a pang of concern as I saw other jet...More

2  Thank 1Englishman
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great activity to do in Queenstown! The staff is amazing, you get to see the beautiful landscapes of the surroundings and you even get to drink the cristal cear water from the Kawarau RIver! Not to mention the feeling when you speed...More

Thank Getaway826332
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kjets were absolutely amazing. We had so much fun and all the staff were extremely pleasant to deal with. Make sure to take sunglasses as it can get a bit windy which makes it hard to keep your eyes open. Our driver was incredible and...More

Thank Nomad35561043689
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointing trip - have had more fun on a speedboat. Think we picked the wrong jet boat trip - more research required to find one that is actually exciting

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this ride! Well worth the price to see some beautiful sites and have fun! You do get a little bit wet though so wear appropriate clothing.

Thank Climber17238268655
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So the kjet is a thrill ride for about an hour. You are able to take the kjet with small kids. Ours are 3 and 4 years old and they sit on your lap. They absolutely loved it, after five minutes. This one is apparantly...More

Thank Lottevanbeek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kjet was an epic time and exhilarating as you sped down the Shotover and Kawarau river at 90km, spinning and speeding past objects in the water extremely close. Our driver Hamish was so great - informative and was very good at giving us a scare...More

Thank selenarwright
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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!