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Skim over just inches of water along the mighty Wilkin and Makarora Rivers during this one hour jet boating safari. Lined by the ancient river valleys and snow-capped mountains of the Mt Aspiring National Park, this high-speed adventure is as picturesque as it gets!
Producing a wonderful blend of snow-peaked mountains, sweeping river valleys and remote wilderness, the World Heritage-listed Mt Aspiring National Park provides the perfect backdrop for a jet boating safari. After a safety briefing, you'll take to the water with your expert driver guide and experience the ultimate shallow water jet boat ride, skimming along in just inches of water on the majestic Wilkin and Makarora Rivers. As you meander along 50km of this otherworldly region, your guide will share commentary about the history and geology of the area.
This experience is 60 minutes in duration.
Minimum numbers apply.
The provider reserves the right to amend, alter or cancel any trip due to unsuitable weather/river conditions.
Recommended to wear sunglasses, sunscreen, hat and insect repellent, especially in the summer months. In winter warm clothes are required such as a fleece jacket, warm hat, gloves and a windproof/waterproof outer jacket.
This experience takes place in Makarora, 45 minutes from Wanaka,
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