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jetboat & wilderness walk

Wanaka Jet


  • You have to do this one folks, Wanaka Jet!
  • On our way with Wanaka Jet!
  • Powder shots on the Matukituki River with Wanaka Jet
  • Just having fun!
  • Fast
  • Faster then fast!
  • Cool Blue River 
  • Spin at Rocky Mountain
  • Chill time, we remember your smiles. Awesome!
  •  OMG! The best. 
  • Awesome winter white stuff, which way!
  • We remember your smiles!
  • Top of the world!
  • A must do!


Want to see the Matukituki Valley on New Zealand's most spectacular jet boat journey but don't have the time? then this one is for you ...


2.5 hours departs Summer 8:30am

Come with us on a scenic and exciting jet boating adventure full of action and spins in new Zealand's most spectacular ice carved landscape. Location: Matukituki Valley Wanaka.

Jet Boat the Matukituki River past Rocky Mountain and Treble Cone, an area of stunningly unique mountain formations where scenes from the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings were filmed.This is shallow, braided river jet boating, the most exciting of all jet boating experiences and pure New Zealand adventure at its best. Allow 2.5 hours.

What you should bring

  • Warm jacket
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

What we supply

  • Lifejackets
  • Overcoats for the jet boat if required
  • Refreshments if on the 4WD safari
  Adult Child (4-14yrs)  
Wanaka Jet          $159 $120 Book


  • Summer September -May    8.30am


3.5 hours departs Summer 8:30 am

Get back to nature with our 3.5 hour Jet Boat & back road 4WD safari adventure. Experience thrills, spins and amazing photo opportunities with wanaka River Journeys on one of New Zealand’s most spectacular jet boating rivers, followed by Ridgeline Adventure’s exclusive 4WD safari through a real life high country farm viewing deer, cattle and sheep. Arrive at an incredible mountain-top view point for refreshments overlooking sparkling Lake Wanaka and the Mount Aspiring National Park. This is pure New Zealand adventure at its best 


  • Summer September -May    8.30am 
  Adult Child (4-14yrs)  
Wanaka Jet Safari      $327 $232 Book

To book

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