Waimak Alpine Jet Christchurch
Experience the thrill of the Waimakariri, just 15 minutes from Christchurch.
For Christchurch jet boating, look no further than Alpine Jet, operate in the spectacular Waimakariri River canyon that runs through the foothills of the Southern Alps. Alpine Jet is the premier Canterbury and Christchurch jet boating operator!
Travel deep into the foothills of the Southern Alps and experience the spectacular scenery of the Waimakariri River canyon and the thrills of the world famous 360 degree Hamilton jet spins. Feel the excitement of true New Zealand jet boating while the jet boat driver’s commentary and many great photo opportunities fulfill your experience! The ultimate Christchurch jet boating experience!
Travel through the crystal clear waters and enjoy the views of the great Southern Alps from where waterfalls drop to join the river – this Christchurch jet boating experience offers a great combination of scenery and excitement! Enjoy the breath taking alpine scenery surrounding the Waimakariri River and HOLD ON! as the jet boat takes off on an exciting journey – passing through low waters and rapids, past cliff faces and shingle banks.
Alpine Jet can organize a transfer service from Christchurch (coach transport for larger groups). All transfer service vehicles are of a high standard. They offer tour options to suit your time, budget, and sense of adventure – a great mixture of scenery and excitement!
Waimak Alpine Tours
Adventure Tour – A 30 minute tour through the rugged foothills of the Southern Alps. Full commentary, Hamilton spins great photo opportunities of the Waimakariri River.
Canyon Safari Tour – 60 minutes of true New Zealand jet boating. Tour has full commentary and breathtaking alpine scenery with lots of great photo opportunities. Experience the famous 360° Hamilton spin. The 60 minutes provides lots of time to take it all in.
4WD Jet Boat Adventure – Tour departs central Christchurch. Travel across the Canterbury Plains to the Alpine Jet river base. Experience the wonder of the mighty Waimakariri River on a 45-60 minute tour. Then travel over Mt Torlesse Station with Hassle Free tours for a 2 hour 4WD experience. Enjoy the cafe lunch provided and full tour commentary and breathtaking scenery.
Alpine Jet Wilderness Safari – Alpine Jet Wilderness Safari A half day of Jet boating through the entire canyons length. Tours depart from the city with a full commentary along the way. Morning or afternoon tea included. This is a history tour as well as an adventure boating experience. Some short walks are included.
Alpine Safari – Tour departs central Christchurch. Travel across the Canterbury Plains to the Alpine Jet river base. Experience the wonder of the mighty Waimakariri River on a 45-60 minute tour. Then travel over Mt Torlesse Station with Hassle Free tours for a 2 hour 4WD experience. Also enjoy the cafe lunch provided and full tour commentary and breath taking scenery. The coach then transfers to Arthur’s Pass Village to join the world famous Tranz Alpine train tour through the National Park and Canterbury plains.
Bookings are essential during Summer Season Nov- March
Contact The Team At Greymouth i-SITE
Phone: 0800 GREYMOUTH