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Hukafalls Jet

Jet Boating in Lake Taupo
Price range:
$125.00 - $329.00


Description

Hukafalls Jet in Taupo, offers a unique combination of excitement and natural beauty. A 30-minute thrilling jet boat ride in the hands of a down-to-earth, funny professional jet boat driver who can make a jet boat do things you would never believe possible.

The half hour of thrills, fun and excitement takes you along a beautiful river environment, lined with native bush, sheer rock cliff face and natural hot springs.

Combine 360° spins and passing nature by incredibly close at disorientating speeds for an amazing must-do visitor experience, before even reaching the awe inspiring majesty that is the Huka Falls. From the unique vantage point on the boat you have the best water level view of Huka Falls – New Zealand’s most visited natural attraction. Hukafalls Jet is the only jet boat company operating in this stretch of the Waikato River.

Important Information
• Hukafalls Jet operates 364 days of the year (excludes Christmas Day), weather permitting, from the Wairakei Tourist Park.
• Hukafalls Jet will provide life jackets. These are mandatory.
• Spray jackets will also be provided in cooler months.
• Children must be one metre tall in order to ride Hukafalls Jet.

What to bring
• Still cameras in cases are welcome on board but at your own risk. Video cameras are not permitted.
• Bags are not permitted on the boat for safety reasons.
• Coming in Summer? It is recommended to bring sunglasses and sunblock.
• Coming in Winter? Remember to bring a hat, gloves, jacket and warm clothing. Handrails are heated for your comfort.


Options

#1 - Hukafalls Jet - 30min jet boat ride

Hukafalls Jet in Taupo, offers a unique combination of excitement and natural beauty. A 30-minute thrilling jet boat ride in the hands of a down-to-earth, funny professional jet boat driver who can make a jet boat do things you would never believe possible.
The half hour of thrills, fun and excitement takes you along a beautiful river environment, lined with native bush, sheer rock cliff face and natural hot springs.
***Free transfers from Taupo***


#2 - Hukafalls Jet Family Ticket

Family pass for 2 adults and 2 children, or 1 adult and 3 chidlren, 30min ride with Hukafalls Jet. Children must be more than 1m tall and for ages 15yrs and under.


#3 - H2-Ohh Jetboat/Rafting combo

Dash to the base of the spectacular Huka Falls onboard a twin engine V6 jet boat. Play in the tail of the mighty Huka Falls and slide past cliffs and trees at an amazing 80km/hr. Then get ready for Hukafalls Jet's trademark 360 degree spins, leaving you with a beaming smile and a heart pumping with adrenalin. We'll then transfer you so you can continue your white water adventure by paddling and splashing your way along the Tongariro River, enjoying a rafting experience that combines the heart-pumping action of more than 60 rapids with sufficient lower grade water that enables the splendid scenery and ample wildlife to be enjoyed.
Total trip time: 7 hours (approx)
H2-Ohh package includes:
• Return transportation from your Taupo accommodation
• 30 minute jet boat ride with Hukafalls Jet
• White water rafting adventure with Tongariro River Rafting
This package can be completed over one or two days. To complete in one day, pick up from Taupo at 11.40am for 12 noon jet boat, and then get dropped back into I-site for 1pm pick up for Tongariro River Rafting. (summer timetable). In winter, pick up at 9.40am for 10am jet boat and then get dropped back into I-site for pick up at 11am for Tongariro River Rafting.

Children must be at least 1 metre tall in order to ride the Hukafalls Jet.
Child age is 15yrs and under


Reviews


avatar - Jan 2014 -

AMANDEEP SANDHU

the driver was cool and we had fun

avatar - Aug 2012 -

MAREE NEILSON

as above

avatar - Nov 2011 -

BENJAMIN SIM

It was fun, and definitely a must do! The driver of the jet boat took us very close to Hukafalls, affording us an opportunity to see the falls from a much better persepctive. Yak and Mike from Tongariro River Rafting were entertaining and very skilled in navigating the river.

avatar - Mar 2010 -

NICOLA HOWE

The service provided by both Huka jet staff and Heli star Taupo was beyound reproach. We loved the experience however we did encounter a hiccup with the "Total Experience" side of our purchase as outlined below...

avatar - Jan 2010 -

DHYANNE HOHEPA

This activity was the highlight of our trip to Taupo. An absolute must do and thrill that children and aduts will thoroughly enjoy.

CANCELLATION POLICY

If a cancellation is made within 24 hours of arrival day, loss of 100% of the total booking price.