A great couple of hours out. The actual boat ride is only 20 mins but a heap of fun if you love speed and nature mixed together. You can do a 2nd ride for only $19 pp. Dress warmly if going in winter, bring gloves...More
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With temperatures low and ice on the waterproof overalls I knew I was in for an interesting 30 mins. Exhilarating ride but extremely cold...thanks for the warmed handrails! Not for the squeamish esp the 360 degree turns. Sit near the front to avoid getting wet!...More
Apparently mechanical problems delayed our trip for "at least an hour". Nothing posted on their website, no attempt to contact us, just let us turn up and have to cancel as we we could not afford an extra hour as we were catching a flight....More
Brilliant! Far more exciting than we expected! This tour was very accessible from queens town, and was well organized. Our driver was very entertaining... and duly scared us with hair raising spins and brushes with death around rocks etc!
We took an Australian high school group to Shot Over Jet and we all loved it! Every person who we came in contact with throughout our thrill ride experience were exceptionally friendly and welcoming, especially our bus driver SKINNY, he was very entertaining. As far...More
We really enjoyed this experience but, like everything in Queenstown, so expensive for what it is. If you can afford it, definitely give this a go. If your budget is stretched, don't worry too much about missing out.
Kia ora Katie, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you enjoy your trip with Shotover Jet and hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Queenstown. Safe travels. Nga mihi, Kate
I had reservations about doing this after hearing others saying it's expensive and having some fear of extreme speed etc. But this is a great experience very well done with a very friendly driver and a real thrill to be part of. I did the...More
Booked online for the early morning 'sunrise' jet at 8 am to get a lower price but it was still $125. It was summer so not too cold but had to report at 7am at the Station building in the center of Queenstown from where...More