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Address: Queenstown Information Centre | Corner Camp and Shotover Streets, Queenstown 9372, New Zealand
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Dart River Jet experiences are unique combinations of breathtaking 'World...

Dart River Jet experiences are unique combinations of breathtaking 'World Heritage' scenery, exhilarating wilderness Jet Boating, Maori heritage and inspiring adventure - truly authentic discoveries of everything that makes New Zealand an exceptional destination. Join us, the only operator on the Dart River, on a diverse adventure travelling deep into the pristine Dart River Valley and spectacular Mt Aspiring National Park to explore this awe-inspiring 'World Heritage' area and experience 'New Zealand's Most Sensational Journey'.

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Fantastic - Awesome guides

A real highlight and truly memorable part of our holiday in New Zealand. The guides both on the Jet boat ride and Beech forest nature walk were very knowledgable and personable... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A real highlight and truly memorable part of our holiday in New Zealand. The guides both on the Jet boat ride and Beech forest nature walk were very knowledgable and personable. We were picked up from our Hotel in Queenstown and taken to Glenorchy where our experience began. Very professionally conducted. We felt very safe in the Jet boats -... More 

Thank FranGol
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on 16/4/17 AM. Lovely morning at Glenorchy and the beech forest. Many thanks to Alex our awesome coach captain who shared many interesting tidbits. Kudos also to Brendon who piloted our thrilling and scenic jet trip. Spin on!

Thank Jietong L
Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly organised from pickup to drop off this trip has it all. We took a morning trip and travelled with excellent commentary to Glenorchy . Robbie was a very knowledgable and engaging driver / commentator . We were allocated the bus tour and forest walk first which was good fun and simply stunning visually. It left the best to last... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Trip up the Dart River, fantastic hosts, if you are going to or anywhere near Glenorchy you must do this. We did the Wilderness Jet Boat trip which is an exhilerating jet boat ride up the river and then a nature walk and bus ride back, over 4 hours in total. The weather was fantastic, blue skies no wind.... More 

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Thank Geoff D
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can ride in a jet boat on the Dart River. This company makes it a fun experience. They pickyou up in Queenstown. You not only get the river ride, you also get a great neature walk in a forest along the way. Knowledgeable guides in both places. They supply big water proof slickers for the river ortion and also... More 

Thank chitowncsk
San Diego, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this adventure! Our driver was very entertaining and the experience was great. And of course, the scenery was pretty amazing. We had a mix of ages on our jet boat and everyone loved it.

Thank dkms15
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quick and fun bus trip to Glenorchy, then a walk through the forests of the Lord of the Rings - once done a very fun ride on the jet boat up river, exploring different locations and some great spin outs..very enjoyable day country side is mesmerising - recommended for a different jet boat experience..

Thank DHawk07
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best value for money . Great guide, great jet boat driver. All very knowledgeable and obviously enjoyed their days at the " office". Very well organized , on time but we weren't rushed. Scenery some of the best in the world. How lucky are we to live this close to paradise. Thanks team for an awesome trip.... More 

Thank Johanna K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If anything, you should do it for the scenery. A lot of American movies were filmed in the area. They adjust the ride to the audience so stay with younger people if you want more thrill.

Thank Marcin P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a brilliant excursion. We did the coach and forest first with the jet boat last. Think that is the best option, but I don't think you get a choice. The whole trip was superb from beginning to end. Our driver was friendly and informative with some good photo stops. The forest walk was magical (remember to protect against... More 

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