Dart River Jet Boat Ride and Wilderness Tour from Queenstown

Immerse yourself in an authentic New Zealand adventure as you journey deep into the heart of world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park, a truly unique and untouched world. This is not just a jet boat ride, but a combination of activities designed to connect you with the real New Zealand.
Experience 2hours of breath-taking scenery and wilderness jet boating on braided, glacier-red rivers in this UNESCO World Heritage Area. Our experienced guides add a personal touch with stories about the history, the Greenstone trail and Ma-ori legends from our own Nga-i Tahu ancestors. An unmissable journey through spectacular scenery where mythology, heritage & fantasy meet reality.

Where else can you pack so much into a half day of adventure and exploration?

per adult from

$250

NZD
Duration 5 hours
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  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Use of Life-Jackets (Mandatory) and optional spray jackets
    • Round trip transport from Queenstown
    • Jet boat ride
    • Professional Guide
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities

  • Immerse yourself in an authentic New Zealand adventure as you journey deep into the heart of world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park, a truly unique and untouched world.
    This is not just a jet boat ride, but a combination of activities designed to connect you with the real New Zealand. Experience breath-taking scenery and wilderness jet boating on braided, glacier-red rivers in this UNESCO World Heritage Area. Our experienced guides add a personal touch with stories about the history, the Greenstone trail and Ma-ori legends from our own Nga-i Tahu ancestors.
    An unmissable journey through spectacular scenery where mythology, heritage & fantasy meet reality.
    Where else can you pack so much into a half day of adventure and exploration?

    Your trip:
    Nearly 2 hours of wilderness jet boating and spectacular scenery across the braided, glacier-fed Dart River
    Learn about flora, fauna & history on an easy, quick forest walk
    Learn about the Pounamu (Greenstone) that made the Dart River a key trading route for our Nga-i Tahu ancestors, the early Ma-ori of the area
    Hear tales of rich farms carved from the rugged landscape by early settlers


    Stop At:

    • Dart River Adventures, 45 Mull Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
    • Glenorchy, Glenorchy, Otago Region, South Island
    • Mount Aspiring National Park, Ballantyne Rd, Wanaka New Zealand
    • Glenorchy-Queenstown Road, Mount Creighton New Zealand
  • Departure Point :
    The Station Building Duke Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately and wear a warm outer layer (Extra layers on colder days)
    • Minimum child age 3 years old and minimum height of 3’3.5’’(1 meter) applies irrespective of child’s age
    • Life jackets are mandatory and supplied along with optional spray jackets
    • It is recommended that you wear comfortable, supportive close-toed shoes
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

9

Organised by Dart River Adventures

Activity ID: V-5627WILDERNESS

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