4 Kms of jet boating into the heart of the Fiordland National Park and back; travel across Lake Hauroko and down to the rugged southern coast via the wild Wairaurahiri River. An All Day Adventure which includes, personal guided nature walks and a delicious kiwi style BBQ.
For your comfort on the colder days, fitted heated hand rails for extra comfort and provided are woolie hats and oversized water proof oil skin coats for use while aboard.
The River: The Wairaurahiri River, 27 km of rugged rock strewn grade three rapids that drop 600ft to sea level. These are the conditions which make the Wairaurahiri Jet such an exciting ride! Two Lexus V8 engines will carry you through ancient beech forest on a wild, weaving, 27km ride down the Wairaurahiri River from Lake Hauroko to the sea through the Fiordland National Park.
- $275 per person self-drive to Lake Hauroko.
- $425 transport to and from Lake Hauroko. Departures from Fiordland Lodge only on Monday and Thursday's.
92 kms Jet Boating - Duration: 6 hours - Leaves Lake Hauroko boat ramp at 10am (Lake Hauroko is a 1.15-hour drive from Fiordland Lodge)
Set off across New Zealand's deepest lake then drop 600 feet via the rock strewn, white water rapids of the grade three wild Wairaurahiri River to the rugged south coast for a yummy Kiwi Style BBQ lunch at the Waitutu Lodge. Delicious lunch and nature walks included.