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Waiatoto River Safari

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Waiatoto River Safari. Ocean to the Mountains 2.25 - 2.5 hours of extraordinary nature and exceptional beauty only seen on this trip.

Price

$139 - $199

Hours

Winter (April-Nov) Summer 10am, 1pm & 4pm (Nov-April).

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Voted by Lonely Planet as the number one jet boat tour in New Zealand.

Experience the history of Gondwana land, smell the rainforest as you walk softly through the dripping ferns with the sparkling clear light shimmering, with the snowy peaks as your backdrop.

Your experienced guide will lead you through the ancient river, still untouched as it was thousands years ago when the Maori first roamed the land, the great Moa bird and Haast eagle still ruled the ancient forests.

You will experience the magical, breathtaking beauty of the Te Wahipounamu, the maori name for the South West New Zealand World Heritage area and take home memories that will have you yearning to return once more.

Winter special

Waiatoto River Safari is offering children go half price with two adults on a tour.

Effective now through the end of winter. Direct bookings only.

Directions

1975 Haast-Jackson Bay Road, Jackson Bay, Haast 7886, West Coast, New Zealand

From the State Highway 6 turn at the Haast Junction, travel 19 KMs till you reach Hannah's Clearing we are on the Left side going south, Look for signs: Waiatoto River Safari 1975 Haast-Jackson Bay road.

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