New Zealand Mount Aspiring Tour with Scenic Jet Boat Ride on Matukituki River, Wanaka tours & activities, fun things to do in Wanaka | VELTRA

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New Zealand Mount Aspiring Tour with Scenic Jet Boat Ride on Matukituki River


Admire the sight of New Zealand's glacial mountains and forests. Feel the rush of riding a Jet Boat across the Matukituki River and embark on a wilderness trek in Mount Aspiring National Park.

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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 09:30-09:40 Pick-up at Select Hotels in Wanaka or Check-in at 99 Ardmore Street
  • Scenic Shuttle Ride
    fullsizeoutput-c6b Marvel at the spectacular scenery as you travel to Mount Aspiring National Park. The area's distinct look and pristine landscape made it an ideal location for some scenes in the famous Lord of the Rings movies.
  • Matukituki River Jet Boat Ride
    fullsizeoutput-ef7 Your guide will give a few safety instructions before you start your exciting river adventure. Hear the jet boat's engine roar as you zoom across glacial formations and scenic landscapes. There will also be a couple of stops to give you the chance to take snapshots of the vistas.
  • Wilderness Walk
    fullsizeoutput-eeb After your thrilling boat ride, head deep into the mountain for a closer look at New Zealand's natural wonders. Join a guided trek across the lush forest filled with natural streams coming from the glaciers and raging waterfalls.
  • Check-out at 99 Ardmore Street
    • Women less than 5 months pregnant are welcome to join the trip.
    • This activity requires a fair amount of fitness, if you have trouble climbing steps without assistance, this trip is not suitable for you.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children 4 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Sweatshirt / light jacket
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions. In the event of postponement due to weather or river conditions, every effort will be made to reschedule passengers on the next trip. If this does not suit your schedule, no charge will be made.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 11.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 10:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Language English
Pick-up Available
Availability Daily
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