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Hanmer Springs Jetboat & Quad Bike Combo

Hanmer Springs Jetboat & Quad Bike Combo

Activity provider: Christchurch Attractions
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From US$ 172.34 per person

Over 30 kilometres of exciting jetboating and spectacular scenery through the Waiau River gorge. Put yourself in control of a four-wheel quad bike. Challenge the terrain, with river crossings, mud, and excitement.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Ride through a beautiful river gorge
  • Be surrounded by dust, dirt, river crossings, and fun
  • Marvel at the views
Full description
Take in the magnificent scenery, then hold on while you experience the famous Hamilton jet spin. This beautiful alpine river features narrow gorges, braided shallows and white water rapids. Travel over 30 kilometres of exciting jetboating and spectacular scenery. Your journey on the water lasts at least 30 minutes and you should allow 1 hour for the whole experience including the safety briefing. The focus above all else is safety, customer service, and value for money. Fun and thrills in the beautiful natural environment of Hanmer Springs. Put yourself in control of a four-wheel quad bike. Challenge the terrain, with river crossings, mud, dust, dirt and excitement. This guided Quad Bike tour will show you some of the real back country New Zealand as you pass through farmland, sheep trails, rivers, sand and bush. You can choose to ride your own bike or ride tandem with another person (subject to age restrictions). Your guide will give you the freedom to challenge yourself within the safety boundaries. Perfect for families, groups or individuals. Two hours of adventure in the beautiful natural mountain environment of Hanmer Springs. 
  • Life jacket
  • Spray proof jacket
  • Overalls
  • Gumboots
  • Helmet
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 16 years

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    Meeting point

    Hanmer Springs Attractions river base, Ferry Bridge State Highway 7A, Hanmer Springs

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • Jetboats don't operate when the river is in flood
    •  Guests should be prepared to get wet
    •  Guests need warm coats, sunglasses and hats and gloves in winter
    •  Customers must be able to fit into the safety equipment in order to participate
    • Guests under 16 years old are not permitted to ride the quad bikes
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 2 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
    • Transportation
    • Value for money

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    March 2, 2020

    We really enjoyed both the jetboat & quad bike ride. The staff were really helpful & we had lots of fun.

    October 11, 2021

    Product ID: 96969