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New Zealand RiverJet - Scenic Blast

Join us for the ultimate fusion of breathtaking New Zealand beauty and pure exhilaration!


  • Thrilling 50 Minute Jet boating adventure!
  • Experience the mighty Waikato River
  • Immerse yourself in lush native bush and the local wildlife

At NZ Riverjet we specialise in the ultimate jet boating experience - we don’t want to just take you for a quick spin, we want to take you on an epic, thrilling, and unforgettable adventure into New Zealand’s history and scenery!

We’ll set off over the mighty Waikato river, making several stops at the best scenic locations, and providing a healthy dose of adrenaline and thrill as we power our way between locations.

Along the way our drivers explain about the rich history of the area and its unique wildlife as you are exposed to spectacular views of local wildlife, luscious native bush land, steaming volcanic river banks and so much more.

On return our jet boat driver will put pedal to the metal, reaching speeds that are sure to satisfy even the most seasoned of adrenaline junkies!

New Zealand Jetboating simply doesn’t get better - So hold on tight and get ready for a healthy dose of adrenaline and a whole lot of fun!

Adult $139.00
Child $89.00

What's included

  • 50 Minute jet boating experience
  • Interesting commentary



  • Duration: 50 minutes

    Departure Time: 10am

    Location: The New Zealand Riverjet base is located between Rotorua and Taupo, on the corner of State Highway 5 and Tutukau Road (beside the Waikato River). We are situated 44 kms from Rotorua and 34 kms from Taupo right on the Highway. It's easy to find. Please note, transport to our location is not included in this offer.


    Discounts exclusive to pre-booked online bookings through Bookme only.

  • Minimum age 4 years old. Children must meet a minimum physical criteria. Proof of age may be requested and all children under the age of fourteen must be accompanied by an adult..

Available Bookings from October 19 to October 25

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  • Adult$97.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$89.00

  • Adult$97.00
  • Child$89.00

  • Adult$97.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$89.00

  • Adult$97.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$89.00

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


17 reviews

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Gabrielle Slater from New Zealand wrote on 25 January 2021

River Jet Scenic Blast

Great time recommend 100% Super fun team that help you feel at ease and enjoy the experience. Will be back again ?

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Linda Harvey-Fitzgerald from New Zealand wrote on 24 January 2021

Excellent trip

Thank you for a great experience. Fast enough for the adults and great for the kids. Excellent and professional. We would highly recommend. We had a 4 and 8 year old who both loved it, and there were plenty of speed and spin

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Anne Crooks from New Zealand wrote on 04 January 2021

River Jet Scenic Blast

Loved every minute! Cam...the best driver ever! Very scenic trip along the mighty Waikato River! 100% survival rate on this trip so no complaints

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Liz from New Zealand wrote on 28 December 2020

Jet boating the kiwi way

Best fun on one of the most iconic NZ Rivers. Value for money in every way . Loved it .

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Ruth from New Zealand wrote on 07 November 2020

Funny Thrills!

Our driver was hilarious and made the experience all that more enjoyable. Beautiful morning on the river with high thrills and great company. Highly recommend these guys and can't wait to do more with them on our return.

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