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Dart River Wilderness Jet Half Day Adventure - Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy

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Immerse yourself in an authentic New Zealand adventure as you journey deep into the heart of world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park, a truly unique and untouched world.

Immerse yourself in an authentic New Zealand adventure as you journey deep into the heart of world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park, a truly unique and untouched world.

Highlights

  • Thrilling jet boating adventure in the spectacular wilderness of the Dart River
  • The ultimate Jet Boat trip - One of the BEST in the WORLD!

Journey deep into the heart of the world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park, where myth, heritage and fantasy come to life.

As one of Queenstown’s most exhilarating activities, our Wilderness Jet adventure takes you on a spectacular journey deep into the heart of the world-renowned Mount Aspiring National Park.

You’ll experience a unique combination of breath-taking scenery and an exhilarating ride as we follow the braided, glacier-fed rivers by jet boat with exciting 360 degree spins along the way. Your guides give you their authentic touch, talking about the area’s rich history, the Greenstone trail and countless Maori legends.

Don’t miss this unique experience of exhilaration, adventure and discovery on ‘New Zealand’s Most Sensational Journey’!

Adult Ex Queenstown $299.00
Child Ex Queenstown $205.00
Family Ex Queenstown $803.00
Adult Ex Glenorchy $299.00 (Self Drive)
Child Ex Glenorchy $205.00 (Self Drive)
Family Ex Glenorchy $803.00 (Self Drive)
Infant $0.00 (4 years and under)

What's included

  • High-speed Jet Boat experience
  • Return transport from Queenstown for the afternoon departure ONLY
  • We provide: Life Jackets (mandatory) along with Spray jackets as required

Location

  • Ex Queenstown: Check-in at The Station Building, 25 Shotover Street, Queenstown
  • Ex Glenorchy: Check-in at Dart River Adventures, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy
  • See Departure details in Notes.

Restrictions

  • Minimum age: 3
  • Minimum height is 1 metre but may be increased to 1.2 meters in some conditions.

    This tour is not suitable if you are pregnant or have back/neck injuries.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • *** PLEASE NOTE*** Bookme tickets cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offers or discounts.

    Duration: Allow 5 hours Queenstown return or 2.5 hours Glenorchy return


    Departures:

    Summer Schedule (1st Sept - 30 April)

    9:30am Ex Queenstown or Ex Glenorchy:

    Ex Queenstown: Pick-up and drop-off transport location is at The Station Building, 25 Shotover Street. Check-in at 8:15am, bus departs 8:30am.

    Ex Glenorchy: Check-in with our team at Dart River Adventures, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy at 9:15am, bus departs 9:30am

    1:00pm Ex Glenorchy:

    Check-in with our team at the Dart River Adventures, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy at 12.45pm. The duration of the trip is approx. 2.5hours.



    Winter Schedule (1st April to 31st August)

    9.30am Ex Glenorchy -Check-in with our team at Dart River Adventures, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy at 9.15am.

    1pm Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy -

    Ex Queenstown: Pick-up and drop-off transport location is at The Station Building, 25 Shotover Street. Check-in at 11.45am, bus departs at 12pm.

    Ex Glenorchy: Check-in with our team at Dart River Adventures, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy at 12.45pm.

  • Ages: Child is 5-15 years inclusive. 3-4 year olds are classed as infants and ride free with a fare paying adult.

Available Bookings from 25 Jun to 8 Jul 2024

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Queenstown$299.00
  • Child Ex Queenstown$205.00
  • Family Ex Queenstown$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult Ex Glenorchy$299.00
  • Child Ex Glenorchy$205.00
  • Family Ex Glenorchy$803.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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46 reviews

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Nigel from New Zealand wrote on 24 October 2021

Best day out

This was our third jet boat experience in the Queenstown area over the last few years and by far the best!! Our driver was a top bloke, good natured, informative, and very experienced....thrills galore and the 2.5hrs was worth every penny....will do again in the future

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From Dart River Wilderness Jet Half Day Adventure - Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy

Kia Ora Nigel, Thank you for your great review and recommendation. Thrilled to hear you rate us as your best jet boat experience in Queenstown. Our valley sure is a special place. Look forward to seeing you again some day. Nga mihi Olivia

Shanmukh from New Zealand wrote on 19 January 2022

The Best!

This is the third time we have been to Dart river, and it’s always memorable. Our whole family enjoyed the ride, mesmerising views and lovely tranquility. Andrew was great. Will definitely recommend and come again !

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From Dart River Wilderness Jet Half Day Adventure - Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy

Kia Ora Shanmukh, Thank you so much for your great review and recommendation, and thank you for supporting us on 3 occasions. So good to hear you loved the area, scenery and tranquility - the Dart Valley sure is a special place. We look forward to seeing you again. Nga mihi Olivia

lydias3 from New Zealand wrote on 28 August 2021

Wee getaway

Such a fantastic and unforgettable trip ! The guy that took us had more than 40byears experience on the jet boat and he was so so good ! First time I have been on a jet boat so I was littler nervous but he put me at ease with his excellent driving. Would defo recommend anyone to go on this . Once in a lifetime opportunity!

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From Dart River Wilderness Jet Half Day Adventure - Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy

Kia Ora Lydia, Thank you for your great review. So pleased to hear our trip made such an impression on you, and Bills driving made you feel so at ease. Maybe se you again some day. Nga mihi Olivia

Anne Davis from Australia wrote on 19 September 2023

Fantastic

Can’t recommend this experience more highly … informative as well as thrilling and great staff both admin and on the jet boat

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From Dart River Wilderness Jet Half Day Adventure - Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy

Kia Ora Anne, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review following your Dart River Wilderness Jetboat Adventure. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our staff to be informative and helpful. We hope to be able to welcome you back to Glenorchy again soon. Kind regards/Nga mihi, Dart River Customer Experience Team

Thomas Fee from United States wrote on 07 February 2023

Jet Boat

Great!

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From Dart River Wilderness Jet Half Day Adventure - Ex Queenstown or Glenorchy

Kia ora Thomas, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and we are glad to hear you had a great time on your trip with us!! Nga mihi, Jane

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