How fast does the Huka Falls Jet go?

80km an hour
The exhilarating power of the Hukafalls Jet is an experience you will never forget. You’ll marvel at the incredible water-level views of the spectacular Huka Falls as you slide past cliffs and trees at an incredible 80km an hour in one of our state of the art jet boats.

Is the Shotover Jet still operating?

Shotover Jet has temporarily closed operations as of 11:59pm on Tuesday 17th August. This is in line with the New Zealand Government moving to COVID-19 alert level 4. For more info visit here.

How far is Huka Falls from Taupo?

Getting there: Huka Falls is just a five minute drive north of Taupō, off SH1 on Huka Falls Road.

Do you need to book Shotover Jet?

Do I need to book Shotover Jet? No matter what time of year, we recommend you pre-book, but particularly in peak periods to avoid an unnecessary delay or disappointment. You can check seat availability and make a Booking Online or call our Reservations Team on 0800 SHOTOVER (0800 746 868).

How long is the Shotover Jet boat ride?

approximately 25 minutes
Jet Boat Ride Duration Each jet boat ride is approximately 25 minutes.

How long is the jet boat ride at Huka Falls?

Hukafalls Jet boat is the one and only way of getting to the base of the amazing Huka Falls itself. The Huka Jet Boat ride goes for approximately 30 minutes, during which time you travel to the base of the Huka Falls and past the Aratiatia Dam.

Where is the Huka jet boat in Taupo?

The Huka Jet Boat headquarters are located 10 minutes north of Taupo at the Wairakei Tourist Park at 200 Karetoto Road, Taupo. Front row view from the Hukafalls Jet.

How to book a hukafalls jet pass online?

Bookings can be made right up to 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time for the Hukafalls Jet ride, but we require 72 hours notice for the combo products online. If you wish to travel within 72hours on a combo, please call us on 0800 485 253 and we’ll see what we can arrange for you!

Which is the best jet boat ride in New Zealand?

From your unique vantage point on the jet boat you will 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 on this stretch of the Waikato River and offers one of the best jet boat rides in New Zealand.