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Shotover Jet

Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 8570
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US$96.81*
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Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride from Queenstown
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US$262.67*
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Queenstown Twin Challenge (Jet Boat Ride and White-Water Rafting)
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World famous as the ultimate jet boating experience, Shotover Jet has thrilled over 3 million people since 1970, and now it's your turn! Take a unique breathtaking ride through dramatic and narrow Canyons, and hold on tight for Queenstown's only exhilarating full 360° spins. 'Can you handle the canyons?' with award winning Shotover Jet, 'The World's Most Exciting Jet Boating Ride' and the only company permitted to operate in the spectacular Shotover River Canyons.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“canyon walls” (130 reviews)
“great fun” (405 reviews)
“instant replay” (50 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 8570
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"canyon walls"
in 130 reviews
"great fun"
in 405 reviews
"instant replay"
in 50 reviews
"degree turns"
in 126 reviews
"thrilling ride"
in 125 reviews
"boat driver"
in 85 reviews
"high speed"
in 85 reviews
"life jackets"
in 65 reviews
"adrenaline rush"
in 114 reviews
"awesome ride"
in 39 reviews
"great driver"
in 44 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 55 reviews
"awesome experience"
in 62 reviews
"new zealand"
in 131 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 73 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 71 reviews
"whole family"
in 52 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was one of my favourite activities while I was in town. Supper exciting every step of the way. Also really beautiful scenery! Shout out to our driver Phil !!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So glad we took the advice from others and didn’t do the cheaper longer options in Queenstown...this was incredible and actually better than the Heli Ride we did earlier. Tim thank you for getting me absolutely wet from head to toe...still buzzing from it all....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was so much fun, had a great time. Our driver was so funny and friendly, you can tell someone who loves their job :)

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In a group of 9 we hit up the Shotover Jet on our last day in Queenstown. Amazing experience definitely got the adrenaline pumping the morning after a big night. The jetboat drivers are awesome at their jobs, highly recommend.More

Thank AnthonyCX
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SOJ_CustomerService, Katie Gill, Customer Service Manager at Shotover Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Kia ora AnthonyCX, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It is great to hear you had an amazing experience with us here at Shotover Jet & it sorted the heads out after a night out! The boat drivers certainly are incredible...More

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Wendy B
28 January 2018|
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
About 30-40 minutes depending on how many boats are on the river it is great fun sit up the back on the left closest to the side
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Netboyz
23 October 2017|
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Response from parasghiya | Reviewed this property |
45min before
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Netboyz
21 October 2017|
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Response from Yolksonntoast | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a free shuttle to and from
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