Experience the thrill of a jet boat ride through Wanganui city. See the city landscape from the river, passing under all four bridges and heading out to the river mouth.
20 minute jet boat ride
Thrilling ride through the city
Price: $65 per person (adult)
$30 per person (child)
This tour is an ideal way to experience the lower reaches of the Whanganui River from Wanganui’s doorstep. Departing from the central city, we pass under the bridges that form a unique part of Wanganui’s landscape. We travel upstream, through the village of Upokongaro, Kaiwhaiki Pa, the famous Shell Rock Quarry and Kemp’s Pole. We arrive at Hipango Park, Wanganui’s most isolated picnic reserve only accessible by river. Enjoy a picnic at the park and a bush walk if you wish.
1 ¼ hour jet boat ride
Stories of the rich history of the Whanganui River
Unique view of the city landscape from the river
Bush walk if you wish
Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and snacks.
Price $105 per person (adult)
$75 per person (child)