- Experience a fast, thrilling ride across Lake Te Anau
- Zoom by Dock Bay and catch an up-close peek into Fiordland National Park
- Marvel at the Murchison Mountains
- Enjoy an epic trip across the largest of the southern glacial lakes
Please dress warm in winter and bring sunglasses all year round, if possible.
Why do we love this
This is a seriously fun way of taking in the Lake Te Anau scenery. We love the fast-paced nature of this tour and think the adrenaline element is pretty cool!
WHAT TO EXPECT
A fun-filled trip across the largest of the southern glacial lakes, this Lake Te Anau jet boat tour will have you screaming for more. From the moment the accelerator hits the floor, your adrenaline hits the roof! This is a fast and thrilling jet boat ride, full of spins, spray and laughs that you don't want to miss.
Your wild rides starts with a high-speed trip across picturesque Lake Te Anau where you'll be surrounded by majestic mountains and ancient forests. This is a seriously magical place that's steeped in Maori history. Legend has it that Rakaihautu, a legendary Maori leader, named the great lakes while exploring the South Island.
As you travel, marvel at the Murchison Mountains, which rise a staggering 1,400 metres above the lake surface.
Next, skim across the water towards Dock Bay. This is where you'll catch a breathtaking glimpse into theFiordland National Park. Look across at the ancient beech forests that surround Lake Te Anau, unchanged for 80 million years and savour the moment - you don't see views like this every day!
Allow 30 minutes for this tour.
Departure times are:
Summer: 1 October to 31 March
10:15am, 11:15am, 12:15pm, 5:15pm, 6:15pm, 7:15pm. (Other departure times available upon request.)
Winter (1 April – 30 September)
10:15pm, 11:15pm, 12:15pm, 4:15pm, 5:15pm (Other departures available upon request.)