Wanaka River Journeys, Wanaka

4.9
#1 of 9 in Adventure in Wanaka
Wanaka River Journeys offers the most exciting half-day wilderness jet boating adventure in the spectacular World Heritage Mount Aspiring National Park. Travel past towering mountains and hanging glaciers, waterfalls, and Lord of The Rings locations on the pristine waters of the Matukituki River. Deep in the mountains leave the jet boat for a 50-minute walk into real New Zealand wilderness. A trip highlight, walk through ancient beach forests to see waterfalls with local guides who will share with you the culture of their people and stories of their land with humor and inspiration. Plan to see Wanaka River Journeys and other attractions that appeal to you using our Wanaka trip itinerary maker app .
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  • My family had a really great tour recently in Dec 2019 on the Glacier Jet package (Jet boat, Helicopter rise and Wilderness Walk). Ben was a really experienced driver of the jet boat, giving us...  more »
  • Brent, Sue and Leah are beautiful and provide for an exhilarating Mt Aspiring river experience!! Highly recommend! Good fun to get out with the family into the New Zealand outdoors!!  more »
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  • What an amazing trip with these guys! The packraft trip was perfect. Fun group, good lunch, amazing views down the river, little bit of excitement on the rapids and the jet boat ride. Definitely my favorite thing booked in nz!
  • Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! Best day ever. Jet boats, forest walk, and pack rafting to finish off. Out of this world scenery. We felt like we had the wilderness to ourselves. MOU rains in every direction with a glacier thrown in for good measure. Simply breathtaking. Our guides Scottie and Rose and driver Ben were amazing and just added to the fun and Adrenalin of the day. We’re all over 56 and had no problems at all. An absolute must whilst in Wanaka. 10/10 Thankyou! Tricia, Kim. SallyAnn, Ros and Inez. Sydney Australia.
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