Are you ready for 60 minutes of unforgettable thrills? Take on the mighty Shotover & Kawarau Rivers. Covering a full 43 kilometers you get to experience the fantastic diversity of Queenstown’s waterways, take in glimpses of local life from the homes lining the lakeshore, as well as stunning views all along the way including river gardens and great views of the Remarkables Mountain Range. In the shallow waters the Jet boat comes into it’s own traveling at speeds upto 90 km’s/ph often in water less than 10cm deep! Your experienced driver will skillfully negotiate the narrow braids, and tight turns of the river while making plenty of time for the exhilarating 360 spins that Jet boats are renowned for.
Duration: One Hour of Jet Boating
Price: Adult $135 per person – Children $69 pp
Family (2 adults + 2 Children) $307
This is the ultimate adrenaline fuelled activity and fun for all ages (2+ years). The 43-kilometre, hour-long Jet boating experience will be one of the highlights of your time in Queenstown.
Every hour on the hour from 9am to 6pm, step off Queenstown’s Main Town Pier and onto a big yellow KJet boat for your unforgettable Jet boating experience. Leave down town Queenstown in your wake as you power into the channels of two of New Zealand’s most scenic waterways; The Kawarau & Shotover rivers! Skimming over the pure waters of Lake Wakatipu taking in stunning views of the Remarkables Mountain range, we follow the beautiful willow lined Kawarau River, before pursuing the shallower waters and fast moving braids of the famous Shotover River.
Your Big Yellow will race up the shallow channels at speeds of up to 95 km’s/ph and along the way we’ll take you for plenty of 360° spins, all the while skimming across water that’s less than 5 cm deep in places. Finally, you return to the Pier for a complimentary view from Queenstown’s Underwater Observatory. Here you can view and purchase photos and videos from your trip and then get up close and personal with our fascinating rainbow trout and lake-life that resides in the depths of Lake Wakatipu.
Join us for an hour of exhilaration and a lifetime of thrilling memories.
We photograph and film every Jet boat ride, so you have the option of purchasing your footage after you’ve seen it.
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