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Thermal Safari Thrill Ride

1 Day Tour

6 Hour Tour

Tour Details


  • 1 hour jetboating
  • FREE entry to Orakei Korako
  • Experience the World Renowned Hamilton 360 spin

The Riverjet adventure will introduce you to a slice of New Zealand scenery only a select few have ever seen.

Tour through great pine forests and open farmlands that line the river bank along with some of New Zealand’s most beautiful, unspoiled Native bush. The sleek black boat takes you through the magnificent Tutukau Gorge where canyon walls rise 50 dramatic metres above the magnificent Waikato River.

Special Notes

  • 1 hour jetboating
  • Free shuttle service
  • Small group experience
  • Amazing kiwi guides
  • Suitable for 3 years +

Tour Length: 6 Hours

Minimum Number: From 1 person. If you would like to book a group charter, please contact us for a quote.

Itinerary: Operates daily

09:00 - Pick up from Rotorua
11:00 - Arrive at the Thermal Safari Thrill Ride
14:00 - Travel back to Rotorua

What to Bring:

  • Sunglasses
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Camera, phone or GoPro
  • Any medication you may require
  • An additional sweatshirt or jacket

Tour Cost

$189.00 NZD / adult
$113.00 NZD / child (3-15 years old)

Prices valid until 30 March 2019. Pleace contact us for a quote past this time.

*Note: Minimum age for children is 3 years old.

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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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