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“clutha river”(13 reviews)
“jet boat ride”(8 reviews)
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"The Ultimate Clutha River Jetboating Experience" Let us take you down the "Mighty Clutha River" The river flows swiftly through the ancient glacial terraces.We will take you through the long section called the "Snake"before reaching a rare...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Lakeside Rd, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Tracey & Patrick for putting a smile on our faces today, we had a wonderful time out jet boating! Would recommend for sure, my daughter keeps asking "Can we go again" A must do when in WanakaMore

1  Thank Wanakakiwi1
tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and it was such a pleasure taking your family out! Thanks for your recommendation and if your daughter has anything to do with it we hope to see you with us again =) All the best for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a blast on the mighty Clutha River yesterday with Pat from Go Jets. Pat fanged us along at a great rate of knots before slamming the boat into 360 degree turns, showering everyone with the chilly water. Loadsa fun! Pat also peppered the journey...More

Thank Steve_Runaway_Tours
tracey P, Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Love it Steve!! What a fun review and Pat certainly knows how to make this a one in a "bazillion" trip. Glad you loved it and hope to see you back in beautiful Wanaka.

Reviewed 18 August 2018

Great pick up drop off service from Wanaka. Friendly staff. Awesome experience. Well worth doing. We loved it and thoroughly recommend. Ski pants or wet weather pants a good idea, they provide a raincoat.

Thank NikkiH1758
tracey P, Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

So fabulous you loved it Nikki and thanks for your wonderful review! All the best for your future adventures and hope to see you back in beautiful Wanaka.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We were having a rest day from skiing and had such a great time. Great activity with kids (8 + 9 years)....such a beautiful river! Great personal experience and They even dropped us off at Puzzle World on the way back. Would highly recommend this...More

Thank Samantha C
tracey P, Public Relations Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Samantha, thanks so much for bringing your family jet boating with us and your wonderful review! It is such a fun family activity and perfect to do on your day off skiing. Hope you have a wonderful rest of your trip.

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to do this jet boat ride instead of the ones in Queenstown. The reasons are that it is more personal and the ride is longer for your money, you still get the 360 deg turns and adventure with speed plus added time to...More

Thank lynleeee
tracey P, Public Relations Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We pride ourselves on that personal experience whilst giving you the best thrills and adventure down our beautiful river and so glad you chose to come out with us. Thank again for your recommendation and hope to...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Massive thanks to Pat and Tracey. On a fairly wild winter's day Tracey happily picked us up and dropped us to launch, after us calling to organise very last minute. We (a family of four) had the boat to ourselves so it all felt very...More

Thank sophieleah2018
tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review and it was such a pleasure taking your family out on our beautiful Clutha river. We certainly love showing it off and so glad you all enjoyed it! It was not a problem delivering your much needed wallet....More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

I hadn’t realised until I arrived in NZ just how much of an extreme sports place it actually is - skydiving, bungy jumping, canyon swinging, heli-skiing - all sorts that are way too much for me. But I did opt in for the less extreme,...More

Thank Onlyplacesilike
tracey P, Public Relations Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Got to love a trip that is exhilarating and makes you feel alive! Ticks all those boxes of thrilling and gorgeous scenery all rolled into one. Thanks so much for your review and choosing to come out with us and you can be rest assured...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

last minute we arrived in wanaka and on a whim decided to jet boat at the i-site ..30 minutes later Tracey was picking us up to go jet boating Pat was a fantastic a great skipper lots of local knowledge photostops and great 360's etc...More

Thank gjj2015
tracey P, Owner at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Now that is a fabulous review and we thank you for making that last minute decision to come out with us! It was a pleasure taking you down our magnificent river and giving you all the local knowledge, thrills and photo stops that it deserves....More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful experience. Great staff. Had a great time. Would recommend for children and adults. Time on river, over 1 hour. Great value for money.

1  Thank Tania H
tracey P, Public Relations Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thanks so much for coming out with Go Jets Tania and your lovely review! It is such a great activity and value for families so thanks for your recommendation. All the best for your future adventures.

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

To start with the Clutha River is crystal clear fast running water with stunning surroundings. Patrick the guide is hilarious and an absolute expert driver and tour guide. After a few casual spins you dart off down River a at full speed through tree tunnels...More

Thank Damon W
tracey P, Public Relations Manager at Go Jets Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Nothing better than having sore cheeks from laughing! Thanks so much for your wonderful and detailed review. It was a pleasure taking you out and show you our gorgeous Clutha river in a thrilling way. Pat certainly knows how to navigate every little corner so...More

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