Activities

Packraft Wanaka (Jet Boat + Walk + Packraft)

Come with us for the experience of a lifetime on New Zealand’s only Jet Boat & Packrafting adventure; deep into the mountains of middle earth.

Perfect for those who want a wilderness experience away from the crowds, packrafts are small, fun inflatable craft that let you follow the rivers’ flow way, ride the wave trains, and paddle into calm pools to surround yourself with nature in the most beautiful landscape there is.

We Provide

Life jackets, spray jackets, helmets, wet suits & booties, sunblock, lunch and snacks.

Please Bring

Please bring: Towel, swimwear, socks (for inside booties), drink bottle

Restrictions

No under 10’s
Not suitable for pregnant women

Season

Summer (December to April)

Wilderness Jet Boat + Walk

Come with us on the most exciting half day jet boating adventure in the Queenstown-Lakes region, set amongst the spectacular scenery of World Heritage Mount Aspiring National Park.

Deep in the mountains leave the jet boat for a 50 minute walk into real New Zealand wilderness, this is an opportunity to experience nature like never before.

We Provide

-Water and windproof ponchos
-Lifejackets

Please Bring

-Sunglasses
-Warm Jacket
-Camera
-Hats and gloves in winter
-Sense of Adventure

Duration

Allow 4 hours.

Glacier Jet (Jet Boat + Walk + Helicopter)

Experience a thrilling Glacier-Heli flight direct from the jet boat located deep in the mountains followed by a 50 minute remote forest walk.

Please Bring

-Sunglasses
-Warm Jacket
-Camera
-Hats and gloves in winter
-Sense of Adventure

Duration

Allow 4 hours.

Glacier River Safari (Jet Boat + Walk + 4WD)

Join the 10am Jet Boat journey travelling past towering mountains and hanging glaciers, waterfalls and Lord of The Rings locations on the pristine waters of the Matukituki River.

Deep in the mountains leave the jet boat for a 50 minute walk into real New Zealand wilderness, and later enjoy an afternoon 4WD Wanaka Highlights Safari with Ridgeline Adventures.

Season

Available October-April 10.00am

Essential Wanaka (Jet Boat + Walk + Heli + 4WD)

A great opportunity to experience the spectacular glacial-formed Matukituki Valley from the river, the air, on foot and by 4WD.

Join the 10am Jet Boat + Wilderness Walk travelling past towering mountains and hanging glaciers, waterfalls and Lord of The Rings locations. Fly by helicopter from the jet boat around Avalanche Glacier with a high altitude snow landing for photographs before heading down to the forest and the 50 minute wilderness walk. Enjoy an afternoon with Ridgeline Adventures on their 'Wanaka Highlights Safari' 4WD adventure.

Season

Available October-April 10.00am

Wanaka Jet - Our Winter Special

Jet Boat into Middle Earth, on this most incredible mid-winter adventure beneath snow capped mountains and glaciers, through crystal clear shallow water on the magic river that is the MATUKITUKI. Sensational jet boating, famous guides whose stories may or may not be believed and a wonderland of mountains & snow make this a must do Wanaka winter experience. More than just a jet boat ride….
Allow 2.5 Hours

We Provide

-Water and windproof ponchos
-Lifejackets

Please Bring

-Sunglasses
-Warm Jacket
-Camera
-Hats and gloves in winter
-Sense of Adventure

Duration

Allow 2 hours 30 mins