Scenic Blast

Explore a section of the Mighty Waikato River in style @ NZ RiverJet. Experience the stunning scenery hidden along the river banks. Learn about the past and present of the River. Feel the thrills of what the jet boat can do.


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Operating at 10 am daily, the scenic blast offers you a 50 minute, 36km return trip down the Mighty Waikato river. See our colourful birds, pine forests, farmlands, native bush, the 50 meter, high, spectacular, Tutukau Gorge, steaming volcanic river banks, and historic Maori sites.

Then it’s pedal to the metal with an exciting, fast paced, adrenaline filled trip home. Marvel at the skills of your experienced driver as they navigate narrow crevasses, sweeping corners, canyons and river banks at full speed to provide you with one of the most exciting Jet Boat trips in the region.

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Physical address

Corner of State Highway 5 and Tutukau Road, Reporoa, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $125.00
(15 year(s) and under)
Age restriction:
Further pricing information:
Not suitable for children under 3 years This tour does not include return transport from your accommodation.
Cancellation policy:
If for any reason you find it necessary to cancel your trip, please provide us with notice as soon as possible. Provided a minimum of 24 Hours notice is given there will be no cancellation charge. Cancellations less than 24 Hours before departure will be charged in full. Longer cancellation notice may be required for package or group bookings

Facilities and Features

Proximity to town:
44km from Rotorua and 34km from Taupo

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Opening times

Business hours:
Daily 9am to 5pm 7 days a week
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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