H2 Explore

This is the only way to experience Lake Pukaki’s famed scenic beauty. Our hovercraft can travel to areas that until now have been largely inaccessible. The scenery is guaranteed to take your breath away.

$90.00 - $200.00
$50.00 - $100.00

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Operating from the majestic Lake Pukaki, in the heart of the Mackenzie District, South Island, New Zealand.

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We are New Zealand’s only commercial hovercraft operation and the only tourism venture on Lake Pukaki. Our craft offers an exciting start to your Alps2Ocean cycle trip or a leisurely way to experience the majestic scenery around Aoraki/Mt Cook.
Our hovercraft offers a first-class ticket around Lake Pukaki. Brand new, this hovercraft is the only one of its kind in New Zealand. The hovercraft has the unique ability to travel between water and land, ensuring it does not disturb the natural river bed and shore line.


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Physical address

H2 Explore , 1 Swallow Drive, Pukaki Airport, Twizel, Christchurch - Canterbury, 7999, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
9am till 6pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to town:
2kms, free Pickups from local accomodation

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $90.00 - $200.00
(12 year(s) and under)
$50.00 - $100.00
Age restriction:
Further pricing information:
All cruises are weather permitting, in the event of weather affecting a booking, the ticket is valid for 14 days thereafter.

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