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Pack Rafting Wanaka is a full day guided adventure in one of New Zealand’s most stunning locations. Guests will jet boat the spectacular Matukituki River, take a short guided walk through a beautiful forest and pack raft down the Matukituki Valley.

The Matukituki Valley in the Mount Aspiring National Park is home to mountains, glaciers and waterfalls. Made famous by the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies, it is a place of serene and magical beauty. Guests will jet boat travelling at up to 80km per hour, enjoying 360 degree spins. At the top of the river guests will take a short walk with their guide to a remote beach and learn how to inflate and paddle the pack rafts.

After lunch, guests will paddle their rafts down the glacial waterways, riding the waves and taking in the majestic scenery. The pack rafts are small, lightweight and inflatable, perfect for a thrilling adventure in a safe, guided environment. This is a fun and thrilling adventure in a breathtaking location.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Pick up from local Wanaka accommodation or the Wanaka isite.
RETURN TIME 17:00 pm

We always endeavour to have you back on time, however when booking other activities /and or pick ups for after your trip please allow 30 minutes extra in case your trip runs late.

  • warm change of clothes
  • swim gear and towel
  • sunglasses
  • sturdy footwear (trainers)
  • waterbottle
  • waterproof camera (go-pro) at your own risk
Life jacket Wet weather gear if required for jet boat
Hat and gloves (Winter) for jet boat Picnic lunch and drink
Morning tea refreshment
RESTRICTIONS Guests MUST be able to swim to take part in this trip. Unfortunately we cannot cater for under 12’s on this trip. We recommend taking a look at our family friendly experiences, such as Wanaka Nature Encounter, Glacier River Safari, Wanaka Highlights Safari.

Jet Boat + Walk + Packrafting

Prices all include a light picnic lunch

Adult $379

Child* $279 (12 years – 14 years)

  • Child is 14 years and under (*Child must be 12 years or older for this trip)
  • Above prices valid to 30th September 2019

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