Dart River Adventures

Explore the iconic, untouched landscapes of the Dart River Valley and the Te Wāhipounamu – South West New Zealand UNESCO World Heritage Area of Mount Aspiring National Park. This is the region’s longest jet boat ride, guided by local experts who share the stories of the land. If seeing true, pure New Zealand is on your bucket list – then Dart River Adventures is a must-do activity.

Our original Wilderness Jet Experience is full of exhilarating jet-boat action, awe-inspiring scenery, and expert commentary. A scenic jet boat ride like no other in the region! Departing from Glenorchy, you’ll venture into the depths of Te Wāhipounamu – South West New Zealand World Heritage Area. Travel along the braided Dart River through iconic landscapes, towering mountain ranges and ancient native forests. Our knowledgeable and passionate drivers make this half-day adventure one that you will never forget.  

See first-hand why Aotearoa (New Zealand) is famous for its stunning natural beauty. This full-day tour includes the jet boat ride and our signature Funyaks. With both lunch and return transport between Glenorchy and Queenstown, the Funyaks Experience is a full day out! Find the hidden streams and chasms along the Dart River and take time to explore. Don’t just take a jet boat ride – clamber into a Funyak to get up close and personal with Aotearoa. Enjoy a provided lunch while soaking up New Zealand’s finest views.  

Partner Information
  • Location: Queenstown
  • Tours of Queenstown and Surrounds
  • Jet Boating
  • Funyak in Beautiful Scenery
  • Small-Group Tours
  • Experienced, Entertaining Guides
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