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Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing

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Address: Rotorua City Lake Front, Rotorua 3040, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 7-343 7600
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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If ever a tourism operator lived up to its catch-cry of speed, spins and...

If ever a tourism operator lived up to its catch-cry of speed, spins and adrenaline, it’s Kawarau Jet. You only have to look at the smiling faces of passengers when they get off the big yellow boat to know they’ve had an awesome experience. With a wide range of exhilarating and inspiring activities to choose. Ourtrips range from 30 minutes of speed spins & adrenaline to 2 1/2 hours. Combined jet boating with the Manupirua Hot pools. This is only accessible by boat. No roads here. Great fun for all ages. Or try our Parasailing. We offer ten minute flights either tandem or solo. Sit back and enjoy the exhilaration of free flight and admire the great scenery, before returning to the flight deck for a smooth landing on our purpose built Parasailing boat.

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US$ 62.28*
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Jet Boat Tour of Lake Rotorua
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US$ 62.28*
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Parasailing on Lake Rotorua
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US$ 91.58*
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Lake Rotorua Hot Springs and Jet Boat Tour

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Lake, Speed and Adventure

Spent our morning on a great adventure. A great deal for the 11am booking. Spray jacket, life jacket and we were ready to go! The tour guides (Cam and Will) were fantastic and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent our morning on a great adventure. A great deal for the 11am booking. Spray jacket, life jacket and we were ready to go! The tour guides (Cam and Will) were fantastic and informative. Was such a great rush would definitely recommend and take part again!

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your review. It is nice to see that the boys are so enthusiastic and it shows that they really are passionate about giving people an amazing experience. Come back and try our parasailing. cheers Fiona More 

Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time visiting Kawarau Jet and it was just as exciting this time around! Will was our driver and he was hilarious! Really friendly, down to earth, funny but still professional and you still trust him with your life in the jet boat. The views you get of Mokoia Island and looking back towards Rotorua Lakefront are... More 

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hello there. We love repeat customers. Will is pretty cool as is the trip. We are now landing on Mokoia Island so next time try that. We have a 50 minute trip which includes a 20 minute stop on the Island or a 1.5 hour which is an hours guided tour on the Island. Where else can you go to... More 

Whakatane, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kawerau Jet Rotorua is a must do for everyone, the spins were fun and the driver/ guide Tom was awesome. Learnt a lot about Rotorua that I never knew which was cool. Recommend to all :)

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hello there, Your review is lovely thank you. Tom will be stoked. He certainly does have a lot of knowledge to share with everybody. cheers Fiona More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great spin well worth the money as a treat if your on holiday. We had our 8 year old boy and he loved it.

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, this is a lovely treat and as you say well worth it. Thank you for you review. next time come and try our Parasailing. cheers Fiona More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely awesome jet boating on the lake at Rotorua! Cam was fantastic, made sure we got wet!! Great to get a bit of history of the area as well. I've done other jet boats before, but this one I highly recommend!

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there Sandra, Awesome review. Yes we cover all aspects. Cam is stoked to see this. he is in the running for the chocolate fish award!!!. cheers Fiona More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the jet boat trip with our sons (8 and 6) on a windy day- lots of bumps, spray and thrills!!

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, Its great when you can get to do activities as a family altogether. Yes it does get windy out there which makes for more fun. Thank you for your review. cheers Fiona More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We had a group of Intellectually Disabled Men on the Jet Boat and Cam made it a great ride for them, with a bit of history and an exciting ride, as they love 360's and expect to get wet. A lot of fun and laughter. Thank you Cam

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hello there, that's lovely. I must have just missed your group but I did see the big smiley faces of them all. I will certainly pass onto Cam. cheers Fiona More 

Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Loved the 360s. Cam made the trip even better with his humour,knowledge and history. Fantastic people.

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your review. Cam just may be in the running for the chocolate fish award this week. cheers Fiona More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Thanks will..you are awesome...loved the ride..great skills and adrenalin rushhhhhhhh...keep it up. Need a hero go pro..

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hi there, Will is stoked to receive this review. He does do a great job. Thank you for taking the time to review. cheers Fiona More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had an awesome time. Facilitators were fabulous. The korero given to us interesting. The ride was enjoyable and a lot of FUN. Would take my whanau there xox

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kjetrotorua, Owner at Kawarau Jet Rotorua & Kjet Parasailing, responded to this review

Hello there Tracy, By all means bring your Whanau back as we love family groups. Thanks for your review. cheers Fiona More 

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