- Discover the Kawarau River aboard a thrilling jet boat ride
- Enjoy 1 hour of fast paced fun
- Experience 360° spins and speeds of up to 95 kmph
- Travel 44km on the Kawarau River
- Free photo of your adventure included in price
- Enjoy exclusive access to a section of the Kawarau River usually only accessible by helicopter
- Learn about the landscape and history with personalised commentary on board
- Enjoy music on board
Why do we love this
We love this tour because Thunder Jet is owned and operated by a local Queenstown family. We also think all the spalshes and thrills on this tour are pretty cool.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Thrilling spins, major splashes and serious speed... this is one jet boat trip you don't want to miss. Owned and operated by a local Queenstown family, Thunder Jet knows how to get your heart racing. You'll catch views of some of New Zealand's most stunning natural attractions and get an adrenaline rush all at the same time.
Your Thunder Jet Boat adventure starts from Queenstown Beach Bay and from there you'll race your way down the Kawarau River. This spectuclar river drains into Lake Wakatipu and flows for about 60 kilometres. You'll be travelling a full 44km along it, the furthest distance on any commerical jet boat ride!
Along the way you'll pass some of New Zealand's most beautiful natural attractions including the Remarkables mountain range. Be wowed by the incredible andscapes that surround you.
While you travel, you'll also be treated to onboard personalised commentary, detailing the history of the area. There's free music aboard too, so if you're feeling funky, crank up the volume and get dancing!
During this one hour trip you'll reach speeds of up to 95 kph and experience 360° spins. There'll be some serious spalshes and tons of fun.
You'll also get acess to a section of Kawarau River usually only accessible by helicopter. And that's not all, you'll get a free photo of your adventure so you can remeber this crazy day!
This is a 1 hour tour departing every day between 9am - 6pm, on the hour, every hour.