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Extreme Jet Boating in Hanmer Springs
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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.00pm.
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“jet boating” (60 reviews)
“quad biking” (42 reviews)
“thrill seekers” (66 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
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+64 800 661 538
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the best day. Our driver was outstanding - just the right amount of interesting information about the area combined with the thrill you'd want from a jetboat ride

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked into their office Sunday Feb 4 and the lady didn’t even look up from her computer as we stood looking at the different jet boat options obviously looking to do something. Walked out and went with Amuri Jet and they were amazing. 😞More

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Floyde18, Thanks for the feedback, we pride ourselves in trying to make all interactions with our staff a positive experience. Before I can action anything based on your review, i need some more information, as we have two offices, one in town and one...More

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Thanks team it was a fun trip out all around! We had a wicket time zooming up the river with Gavin who looked after us very well, good thrills with some super views and awesome 360 turns to really soak you. Bit of a hike...More

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Carolynkang
31 December 2017|
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Response from HanmerSpringsAttract | Property representative |
Hi, we have contacted you via cell phone and changed the tour to our 2pm. Look forward to seeing you this afternoon.
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Shaun M
6 January 2015|
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Response from ogswoman | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shaun, Jet boat ride is a fun activity and all passenger are well seated (not allowed to stand up considering the speed) on board. I'm concerned that it appears no access for the wheel chair bound as the boat is located... More
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