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Pure Wilderness - Jetboat Tour - Te Anau

2-Hour

Tour Details

Your journey begins with an exhilarating jet boat ride down the Waiau river. A picturesque spot, the Waiau river is lined by ancient beech tree forest and is the Anduin River; the great river of Middle Earth! Featured in the opening scene from The Lord of the Rings! Get the inside-story on The Lord of the Rings filming locations, and the crazy logistics involved in filming.

Experience the thrill and excitement as you cruise down the powerful, surging, Waiau River. Stop in some quiet and tranquil spots, to soak up the amazing surrounds, spot a few trout, and learn about the unique environment and fascinating history.

Suddenly, find yourself out on the breath-taking Lake Manapouri. Surrounded by mountains that have been carved by snow and ice over centuries, experience a sense of wonderment as you gaze at the magnificent mountains and sit in awe of their sheer beauty.

Get a taste of adventure as you explore the ancient surrounds with your Fiordland Jet guide. Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the area. Step back in time as you experience prehistoric crown ferns and ancient, native beech forest! Learn about indigenous Māori culture and the early pioneers of European history in New Zealand.

Book now to secure your spot on New Zealand’s most beautiful and unique experience of untouched wilderness!

Special Notes

  • FREE Parking on site
  • Check-in 15 minutes prior to departure at our offices

Trip Plan

Tour Length: 2 hours

Minimum Number: From 2 people. If you would like to book a group charter, please contact us for a quote.

Timetable:
Summer: 1 October - 31 March
          10am, 2pm, 6pm


Winter: 1 April - 30 September
           10 am and 2 pm

What we Provide:

  • Life Jacket
  • Spray coat
  • Secure storage
  • Cold weather gear (if required)

What to Bring: For the most enjoyable experience, we recommend that you bring:

  • Dress warm in winter
  • Sunglasses all year round
  • Cameras are highly recommended - however all electronics are carried at your own risk

Tour Cost

$132.00 NZD / Person
$67.00 NZD / Child up to 15 years old (free for ages 5 and under)
$370.00 NZD / Family Package (2 adults + 2 kids)

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  • A minimum of 2 adults must be attending the tour for the tour to take place.
  • Application for a tour must be made by phone, fax or e-mail no later than 5:00 PM of the day before the tour.
  • Your application may not be accepted if the tour is full, prior to your booking.

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  • Cancellation of tours is free if carried out by 5:00 PM, two working days before the tour.
  • Cancellation of tours carried out by 5:00 PM one working day before the tour will cost 50% of the price of the tour.
  • Cancellation of tours after 5:00 PM one working day before the tour will cost the full price of the tour.
  • Cancellation of fishing tours will cost 20% of the tour cost after you have sent in your form as the boat will be chartered.
  • Cancellation of Hobbiton movie set tours will cost NZ$35.00 per person as a cancellation of lunch fee if cancelled after 5:00 pm four working days before the tour.
  • Cancellation of Hobbiton evening banquet tours will cost the full price of the tour if cancelled after 5:00 pm eight working days before the tour.
  • If you won't show up at the pick-up time even after 15 mins of the time, we have to start the tours without you.

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  • If there are two adults attending the tour, the cost of the tour written is the cost for one person.
  • If there are two adults attending the tour, children ( aged 5~11 ) will cost half of what is written.

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