Discover the beauty of the Dart River, Glenorchy with the
Wilderness Jet and Funyaks!
The Wilderness Jet is an exhilarating and spectacular journey deep into the heart of the world-renowned Mt Aspiring National Park with the only jet boat operator allowed on the Dart River. Experience a unique combination of breath taking scenery and exciting jet boating on braided, glacier fed rivers. Highly informative guides add the personal touch, talking about the area’s history, the Greenstone trail and Māori legends.
Included in the half day trip is a 20 minute scenic walk amongst the ancient beech forest, unchanged for 80 million, and a back country bus tour of Paradise pass by scenes used in the Lord of the Rings movies to illustrate Middle Earth. An authentic New Zealand experience to an untouched world.
Make sure to bring warm layers for the jet boat portion of the journey. Spray jackets are provided to wear under your life jacket.
Don't forget your camera!
OUR STAFF HOT TIPS:
Don't forget your camera as there are plenty of photo opportunities and keep an eye out for some movie locations!
Children must be 1.0m tall to ride on the jet boat.