Hukafalls Jet Taupo

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Hukafalls Jet is the only jet boat company permitted to take you right to the base of the mighty Huka Falls, New Zealand’s most visited natural attraction!

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You’ll speed past cliffs and trees at 80 km p/h and have to hold on tight for our heat-pumping 360° spins!

This half hour of thrills, fun and excitement takes you along a beautiful river environment lined with native bush, sheer rock cliff face and hot water streams.

From your unique vantage point on the jet boat you will have the best water level view of Huka Falls….Nothing gets you closer!

Operating on this stretch of the river since 1990, Hukafalls Jet has an outstanding record of professionalism and safety.

Adult price: $129
Child price: $89 (over 1 metre tall, under 15 years old).
Family 2 adults 2 children: $347

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Location

North IslandTaupo RegionTaupo

Categories

  • Jet Boating

Business Times

Summer Season (October-April)

8:30am - 5:00pm (hours extending to 5:30pm over peak months December/January)

Winter Season (May-September)

9:00am - 4:00pm

We operate 364 days a year (excludes Christmas Day), weather permitting.

Trips depart around every 30 minutes but we do advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

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Showing 13 reviews of 63.

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Les Hendy

Australia

Ranking: 10/10

This was a fantastic well organised jet boat ride that not only went downstream but also came back right up to the Huka Falls, very enjoyable half hour ride.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in October 2016

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your kind review :)

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Mauricio Daniele

Argentina

Ranking: 9/10

Just great! The tour could be a little longer.

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in January 2016

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :) I will pass on your comments regarding the trip length.

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Marilyn and Steffen

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

A lot of fun, kind guides, a little bit too expensive for 30 minutes.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)

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Lea Karl

Austria

Ranking: 5/10

Too expensive.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in December 2014

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review :)

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Franz Birkefeld

Germany

Ranking: 6/10

Paying $109 for a 30 minute jetboat ride is way too expensive I think. Plus the costs for your pictures at the end. Yes it was amazing, but paying $109 for that??

Reviewed almost 5 years ago and experienced in March 2014

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Glad you had an amazing time. I will pass on your comments regarding the price.

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Jes Paulsen

Denmark

Ranking: 9/10

Good experience.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in December 2012

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)

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Grahame MacKay

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Time spent on river adequate, driver friendly and informative.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in February 2012

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)

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Siegfried Richter

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

One hour fun and cold water for all the people from the left, the right and the top.

Reviewed over 7 years ago

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)

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Tayler Gray

Canada

Ranking: 8/10

35 min = $95. Great fun.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in February 2011

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)

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Tim Clark

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Great fun. Really good ride, only we sat at the back of the boat and could not hear what the driver was saying. But it did not take the edge off the ride.

Reviewed over 7 years ago

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We will pass your comments along to our drivers :)

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Steve Neilson

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Brilliant experience.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in November 2011

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)

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Stefanny Ling

Canada

Ranking: 7/10

Great fun riding on the Jet Boat. Everything was a target '360s were exhilirating, getting close up to Huka Falls was great but no history given by guide. Very expensive for 30min ride and photo package also cost too much.

Reviewed almost 8 years ago and experienced in April 2011

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We will take your feedback on board :)

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Andy Johnson

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Great guys, full on jet boat.

Reviewed over 8 years ago and experienced in March 2011

Hukafalls Jet Taupo responds:

Thanks for your review :)