day, every 30 minutes from Huka Jet base on the Waikato River in the
Wairakei Tourist Park, every 15 minutes for groups and in peak periods.
Reservations are essential. Operation subject to weather. Huka Jet base
is 6 kilometres from Taupo, 45 minutes drive from Rotorua.
coach transfers available from Taupo Visitor Centre on request. Allow
one hour for roundtrip.
20 minutes for Jet Boat ride
along the Waikato River to see the white water tail of the spectacular
Huka Falls. Thrill at the power of the Huka Jet boat as your driver
spins its through 360 degrees in its own length at high speed.
jackets. Long spray jackets are provided on cold days. Professional
action photographs of your trip are available for sale.
cameras are not permitted for safety reasons. Still cameras are welcome
but passengers carry them at their own risk. Huka Jet carries comprehensive
insurance underwritten by the New Zealand Inbound Tour Operators Council
available for all international visitors.
your immensely powerful water jet powered Huka Jet boat and speed along
the Waikato River to view the awesome spectacle of the white water tail
of the Huka Falls as 220,000 litres of water a second tumbles over the
cliff face. You will slide past sheer cliffs with just centimetres to
spare and pass clouds of steam rising where a hot stream joins the river.
See Prawn Park, New Zealand's only thermally heated prawn farm.
for the awesome thrill as your driver spins the boat through 360 degrees
in its own length at high speed. The famous Shotover Jet Turn and the
exciting but safe drive techniques were developed by Huka Jet's parent
company, Shotover Jet. All Huka Jet drivers are superbly trained professionals
who have to complete 120 hours on the water before they carry their first
per person: $55.00
Child: $30.00 (15 years and under)
us for rates information.