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Hanmer Springs Attractions

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Address: Ferry Bridge, Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
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0800 661 538
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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable...

JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.30pm.

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Rafting Adventure

We enjoyed a leisurely paddle down the river. This is a grade 2 river, so suitable for kids and beginners to get a taste of rafting and a fantastic opportunity to see some... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Christchurch
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Christchurch
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a leisurely paddle down the river. This is a grade 2 river, so suitable for kids and beginners to get a taste of rafting and a fantastic opportunity to see some spectacular scenery. We had the opportunity to jump off a high rock and in to the river (which was pretty cold but very exhilarating) The jet boat... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hanmer Springs is a beautiful spot a short drive from Christchurch. On the way in you cross a bridge to get to the town and here's where you can Bungy! Beautiful spot, the choice to do a bungy or a freestyle bungy (where the harness is around your waist instead of your legs so you can flip) and awesome crew... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review Salmon77! We are so pleased you and your support crew enjoyed the experience. Thanks also for letting everyone know it is a beautiful and short drive from Christchurch and very easily a day trip. We hope to see you all again soon - until then take care :) More 

Darwen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience which we shared with friends. Driver was funny and knowledgeable about the area. Never done this before but what a place to do it. Would definitely recommend

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review LindylooJ. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you again in the future. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very picturesque little town, has a lovely alpine feel. Didn't do the hot springs, felt they had ruined them by putting slippery dips into the springs. Would love to see it in the winter. Well and truly worth a visit, not a lot to do.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Hanmer Springs Avenue12016. If you had of come seen us at Hanmer Springs Attractions you would of found heaps of things to do! Jet Boating, Rafting,Quad Biking, Canoeing and Bungy Jumping! Next time you come to Hanmer Springs be sure to pop in and have a look at what we have to offer. Safe... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

AmaZing experience quad biking and tandem bungy jumping!! The staff were also amazing and friendly!!

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you Ange! We are all so pleased you had a great time :) More 

Drogheda, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Visited last year as my partner done the bungy jump of the bridge, the staff were all lovely and had a lot of banter with us. I never heard anyone scream so loud was very funny!!! Also we booked the jet ski and we were the only people on it. The driver brought us further than they normally would which... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fantastic review Danielle! We didn't feel sorry for you! lol - when we can we love going that extra mile (or couple of km's in your case) to ensure our customers have a great time- and it sounds like we succeeded YAY! We hope to see you both again in the future and hear some... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Our family loved this experience. Amazing for all of use, ages ranging from 11 to 52. Wonderful scenery, exciting, friendly. We could not often hear the guide's information while on the boat but not sure how that can be fixed. We certainly heard all safety instructions! Well worth buying the footage afterwards. Best time of our trip!

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review! We are so very pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves and had a great time with your family. Also, the feedback about you having difficulty hearing the information is extremely helpful thank you- we will endeavor to find a solution for this. Thank you again and we will be sure to pass your wonderful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Took the grandkids, we all absolutely loved it. Purchased the brilliant go pro footage also, well worth the extra. Topped off a great long weekend.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you David D for a lovely review. We are so pleased you had a wonderful experience with your grand kids and can re-live it with your Go-Pro footage in the years to come. Very special :) Thanks again and we hope to see you again!! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

The ride is very fun and the view absolutely stunning. The crew friendly and kind. Highly recommended. Go!

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and for recommending us Viviana- We are so happy you had a great time :) Take care and we hope to see you again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

The scenery is absolutely stunning on the ride and it was super fun! The driver also stopped and gave us some cool facts about the river and area. Definitely worth doing here.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Awesome! Thank you Dana S we are so happy you enjoyed it! More 

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