Cruise Ship Visitors - Jet Boating Wanderlust
Have you heard the stories of all the hidden treasures buried in the canvas of New Zealand's landscapes; the bright coloured terraces, bubbling mud, steaming geysers, hidden caves, silica terraces, tight rock formations and mystical hot spring waterfalls? What if we could take you there? Prepare yourself for the thrill of this fantasy destination.
Welcome to the city by the sea. Your ship has just docked in the most vibrant city of Tauranga - in one of the most strikingly beautiful places on earth. It is time to explore and what better way to experience the heart of New Zealand's culture, history, nature and geothermal than by Jet Boat!
Let us take you to another world, our friendly team at Riverjet NZ will whisk you away on a shore excursion like no other. Taking you on an adventure of a lifetime, you will experience winding rivers, dense native New Zealand bush, geothermal activity, Maori history, hot pools and waterfalls, stepping back in time to experience some of the worlds most incredible natural wonders. A tour that has it all, we want you to vagabond with us on a voyage that combines the thrill of iconic New Zealand jet boating and satisfies all wanderlust.
We want to invite you on one of our tour options, which boast New Zealand's most unique and spectacular jet boat adventure tours. Whether 'The Squeeze', 'Thermal Safari' (Orakei Korako), or 'Forest Canyon' (Kaituna River); hidden valleys and wonderland will be found. The adrenaline of blasting through New Zealand's pristine rivers is met by sensational bird life, pine forests, steaming volcanic river banks, trout feeding areas and canyon walls.
Be one of a select few to get up and close to paradise - untouched New Zealand beauty!
The Squeeze or Thermal Safari (Orakei Korako)
New Zealand RiverJet boasts two of this country’s most unique and popular Jet Boat Adventure Tours. “The Squeeze” or “Thermal Safari (Orakei Korako)”. You will be transported from the dock at Mount Maunganui out to RiverJet Base, stopping at a selection of New Zealand's most incredible natural wonders before boarding the boat for your epic, two-and-a-half hour river adventure. Find out for yourself why RiverJet has a Five-Star Trip Advisor rating and why it is classed as a “must do” activity.
The Kaituna River
The Kaituna River is an outlet from Lake Rotoiti situated near Rotorua. It flows swiftly northwards for 45km, emptying just south of Tauranga. The Kaituna River is famous for its stunning scenery, including the picturesque ‘Kaituna Gorge’. It is one of the most beautiful and exciting rivers to jet boat on in the North Island of New Zealand. Jet Boating on the Kaituna is available, exclusively, for Cruise Ship clients to enjoy.
• Tauranga Hop On - Hop Off Excursion
Link : http://www.kiwiexcursions.co.nz/product/kaituna-forest-canyon-river-jet-tauranga-hop-on-hop-off/
• Rotorua Hop On - Hop Off Excursion
Link : http://www.kiwiexcursions.co.nz/product/kaituna-forest-canyon-river-jet-tauranga-shore-excursion/