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Skippers Canyon Jet Boat Tour

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Combine two destinations in one during this jet boat tour: Skippers Canyon and the upper Shotover River. It’s just a short distance from central Queenstown and a must-do for adrenaline seekers. Year-round departures make it easy to book, and your guide shares the area’s gold mining history along the way.
  • Unbeatable value: guided tour of Skippers Canyon plus jet boat ride
  • Ideal for thrill seekers and history buffs
  • Guide helps you discover a land rich in gold mining history
  • Departs from central Queenstown for convenient transport
Important Information
Departure Point
19 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
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  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Activity may me cancelled due to adverse weather conditions. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Please dress for the conditions on the day.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Skippers Canyon Jet
Mick H
Jet boat tour
Willie was an excellent tour guide, he made the trip very enjoyable. Kevin in the jet boat was very experienced,
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Gaddiel R
Roswell, New Mexico
Worth the drive
The drive through the old miners road was an adventure in it self. The beautiful landscape and the not for the
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Banstead, United Kingdom
Fantastic tour and jet boat ride
We were picked up from the centre of Queenstown in a minibus along with about 20 others. We were then driven by a
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Barry S
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Our driver Jimmy was an expert skipper with a good sense of humour, And very informative .Wouldn’t Have missed it
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Debbie R
Exhilarating Jet Boat Experience
Absolutely Amazing Experience Exhilarating highly recommend we will be back Jim and Willy awesome guides a fun
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Eleanor L
London, United Kingdom
Exciting and thrilling!
What a fantastic trip! The drive to and from the start of the boat trip is super exciting and interesting and our
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Carlingford, Australia
Thrills up and down
We thoroughly enjoyed the tour through Skippers Canyon. Ou guide Willie was super knowledgeable. The drive thru
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Tracey W
Somerset, United Kingdom
Amazing experience
Absolutely brilliant jet experience. All the staff were amazing . The bus journey to the canyon was an experience
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Queenstown, New Zealand
Blasting 90kmph down the Shotover river
What an awesome trip!!! The drive to and from offer amazing views down skippers canyon and the Wakatipu basin. And
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London, United Kingdom
Two thrills for the price of one
Not only the jet boat which was exhilarating but the journey to and from the canyon in the bus... bus drives along
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Key Details
  • Skippers Canyon Jet
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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