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Address: 200 Karetoto Road | Wairakei Park, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
Phone Number: 6473748572
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9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description: The half hour of thrills, fun and excitement takes you along a beautiful...
The half hour of thrills, fun and excitement takes you along a beautiful river environment, lined with native bush, sheer rock cliff face and natural hot springs.Combine 360° spins and passing nature by incredibly close at disorientating speeds for an amazing must-do visitor experience, before even reaching the awe inspiring majesty that is the Huka Falls. From the unique vantage point on the boat you have the best water level view of Huka Falls – New Zealand’s most visited natural attraction. Hukafalls Jet is the only jet boat company operating in this stretch of the Waikato River.Closest jet boat operator to Lake Taupo and FREE transfers provided on request.
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Taupo Adventure Combo: Jet Boat Ride, Helicopter Flight, Scenic Cruise and Whitewater Rafting
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Waikato River Jet Boat Ride from Taupo

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Awesome ride today on the Huka jet - took my friend visiting from Canada! She absolutely loved the 360 spins and adrenaline rush! Our driver Liam was awesome- very knowledgeable... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Awesome ride today on the Huka jet - took my friend visiting from Canada! She absolutely loved the 360 spins and adrenaline rush! Our driver Liam was awesome- very knowledgeable and a real joker - topped the experience off!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Thrilling ride from the Dam to the falls with spins and close calls with the edge a truely thrilling ride with a stop at huka falls to take in the beauty and the spectacular falls from right upclose and Personal

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Wow Jeremy was a great driver with a lot of skill! What a great half an hour ride! It was fun and informative. Loved the 360s!

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Taupo, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Cannot think of a better way to enjoy Huka Falls and the Waikato, our trip was excellent from start to finish. A big thank you to our driver Liam.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

What a great half hour on the HukaJet ! Jeremy was a great driver/guide with a dry sense of humour. The 360' spins were fantastic and the way he drove straight at trees and cliffs and then missed them at the last minute was truly amazing and exciting. Not to be missed if you're anywhere near Taupo

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Fantastic day! Our driver Jeremy was very welcoming and ready to get straight into it. Highly recommended to everyone even in winter!

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Taupo, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Had a great ride of the HukaFalls jet. Our driver Liam was very knowledgable and gave us an awesome experience. These boats are incredibly fast and so nimble that they provide you with a great thrill skimming across the glassy Waikato and up close to the beautiful scenery. I Highly recommend this activity and it is truly the best way... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Jeremy. A good driver to show us as round. Nice spins. Worth doing. We did it in evening in 7 degree cold. VFM

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Jet boating at Huka Falls will not match the experience you can have jet boating around Queenstown or on the Dart River but it is a fun experience that can be enjoyed in less time. The rides are thrilling and take you right up to the falls where you can wave at the stationary and more leisurely tourists who are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Definitely worth it, our driver Joesph was great my friend was scared, he made jokes and made her laugh, the falls are amazing, we had a nice day, and didn't get too wet.. Would definitely do again. Thanks for a great morning

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Additional Information about Hukafalls Jet

Address: Address: 200 Karetoto Road | Wairakei Park, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
Phone Number: 6473748572
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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