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Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing

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Address: Rotorua City Lake Front, Rotorua 3040, New Zealand
Phone Number: 07 343 7600
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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If ever a tourism operator lived up to its catch-cry of speed, spins and...

If ever a tourism operator lived up to its catch-cry of speed, spins and adrenaline, it’s Kawarau Jet. You only have to look at the smiling faces of passengers when they get off the big yellow boat to know they’ve had an awesome experience. With a wide range of exhilarating and inspiring activities to choose. Ourtrips range from 30 minutes of speed spins & adrenaline to 2 1/2 hours. Combined jet boating with the Manupirua Hot pools. This is only accessible by boat. No roads here. Great fun for all ages. Or try our Parasailing. We offer ten minute flights either tandem or solo. Sit back and enjoy the exhilaration of free flight and admire the great scenery, before returning to the flight deck for a smooth landing on our purpose built Parasailing boat.

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$64*
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30-Minute Jet Boat Tour of Lake Rotorua
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$64*
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Parasailing on Lake Rotorua
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$93*
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Lake Rotorua Hot Springs and Jet Boat Tour

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It is fantastic

exciting and price is good, we bought in discount website. service are good and driving skills are amazing.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

exciting and price is good, we bought in discount website. service are good and driving skills are amazing.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Must visit.... If you are in Rotorua I suggest each one to do the Kuawara Jet atleast once.. Not only is the ride fun thrilled but even the stories at each stop is interesting...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not only fun but informative too. Driver told tales of the island and local history throughout the trip and also went into detail about the lake and the geothermal activity.

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, Great stuff. Yes the information is very interesting so you great a real insight to the area while having fun. Cheers Fiona More 

Gisborne, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was awesome, made us all feel safe and comfortable. Kids had a blast and we would definitely go again. Thanks heaps!!!!

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hello there, Awesome. It is very important to us that everybody feels safe. Our trips are great for all ages and it is special that all the family can get to experience this together as a family. Cheers Fiona More 

Hamilton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a bit choppy due to wind but still had great fun. Nice that they stop at points of interest and explain the history

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi Chantell, Thank you for your review. Yes the wind has been up a bit lately. All adds to the excitement. There is certainly a lot to learn whilst out on the lake. Cheers Fiona More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just went out on the Jet boat with Cam and Will for the 30min spin - my husband and I and our 8year old son. We all absolutely loved the experience it's certainly 5 star fun for the family - lots of donuts and thrills!

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi Michaela, Thanks for your review. I will certainly pass your comments onto Cam, he will be stoked. The beauty of our jet boating is that it is great for all ages. cheers Fiona More 

Woodville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the most awesome activities we have done in Rotorua. Our guide was hilarious as well as being very knowledgeable about the areas we were going to. The jet boat ride in itself was such a thrill and the price was very realistic! Thanks team, will definitely be coming back :)

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, Great stuff, Looking forward to you coming back. We tend to get a lot of repeat customers . You could even try the parasailing as well. I will pass onto the boys . cheers Fiona More 

Rotorua, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Had a amazing time, awesome staff, will definitely recommend to others, we worth it the Kids also had a blast.

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your review. So pleased you all enjoyed your time with us. Come and try our Parasailing next time. cheers Fiona More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Cam our tour guide was awesome! A great experience with great staff that made us feel comfortable and not too big for the jetboat. It was fun and educational and a great way to celebrate our honeymoon. Thank you.

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Awesome, Congratulations and so pleased you could enjoy part of your honeymoon with us. I will certainly pass on to Cam your comments. cheers Fiona More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Lots of fun, friendly service, great humour, Cam kept the kids entertained and shared lots of history which the kids have learnt from and remembered. Recommended

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there Shane, thank you for your review. I will pass onto Cam. He will be stoked. The area is certainly full of very interesting history and you get the excitement as well. makes for a great time. cheers Fiona More 

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