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Hanmer Springs Attractions

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Address: Ferry Bridge, Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
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0800 661 538
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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable...

JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.30pm.

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Quad biking & bungy jumping

AmaZing experience quad biking and tandem bungy jumping!! The staff were also amazing and friendly!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Ange M
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Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very picturesque little town, has a lovely alpine feel. Didn't do the hot springs, felt they had ruined them by putting slippery dips into the springs. Would love to see it in the winter. Well and truly worth a visit, not a lot to do.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Hanmer Springs Avenue12016. If you had of come seen us at Hanmer Springs Attractions you would of found heaps of things to do! Jet Boating, Rafting,Quad Biking, Canoeing and Bungy Jumping! Next time you come to Hanmer Springs be sure to pop in and have a look at what we have to offer. Safe... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

AmaZing experience quad biking and tandem bungy jumping!! The staff were also amazing and friendly!!

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Thank Ange M
HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you Ange! We are all so pleased you had a great time :) More 

Drogheda, Ireland
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last year as my partner done the bungy jump of the bridge, the staff were all lovely and had a lot of banter with us. I never heard anyone scream so loud was very funny!!! Also we booked the jet ski and we were the only people on it. The driver brought us further than they normally would which... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fantastic review Danielle! We didn't feel sorry for you! lol - when we can we love going that extra mile (or couple of km's in your case) to ensure our customers have a great time- and it sounds like we succeeded YAY! We hope to see you both again in the future and hear some... More 

Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family loved this experience. Amazing for all of use, ages ranging from 11 to 52. Wonderful scenery, exciting, friendly. We could not often hear the guide's information while on the boat but not sure how that can be fixed. We certainly heard all safety instructions! Well worth buying the footage afterwards. Best time of our trip!

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review! We are so very pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves and had a great time with your family. Also, the feedback about you having difficulty hearing the information is extremely helpful thank you- we will endeavor to find a solution for this. Thank you again and we will be sure to pass your wonderful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the grandkids, we all absolutely loved it. Purchased the brilliant go pro footage also, well worth the extra. Topped off a great long weekend.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you David D for a lovely review. We are so pleased you had a wonderful experience with your grand kids and can re-live it with your Go-Pro footage in the years to come. Very special :) Thanks again and we hope to see you again!! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ride is very fun and the view absolutely stunning. The crew friendly and kind. Highly recommended. Go!

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and for recommending us Viviana- We are so happy you had a great time :) Take care and we hope to see you again! More 

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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The scenery is absolutely stunning on the ride and it was super fun! The driver also stopped and gave us some cool facts about the river and area. Definitely worth doing here.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Awesome! Thank you Dana S we are so happy you enjoyed it! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the jet boat experience. I took my 15 year old twins on with me and we had an amazing time. The jet boat ride is thrilling and at times a bit scary! We would do it again if we had a chance or perhaps try one of the other activities on offer. The driver Aaron was great... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review Andrea C! We will pass on your lovely comments to Aaron. Thanks again and we hope to see you for another adventure in the future ;) More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took our 2 daughters for a trip today and had an absolute blast. The oldest daughter aged 11 LOVED every minute and couldn't stop smiling. The turns freaked our 9 yr old out but afterwards she admitted she had a great time too. I hadn't been in a boat since I was a child and had a wonderful time even... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

EXCELLENT! I love reading reviews that say 'couldn't stop smiling' because as I write this response back to you- I can't stop smiling! lol It makes us all so happy to hear that you had a fantastic time with us! We will see you again soon. Thanks for the spectacular review :) More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

my family went on the jet boat ride, some of my kids were apprehensive but came out smiling , it was a lot of fun for us all and a good mix of ages

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thanks my4angels2017 we are so happy you enjoyed your time with us! We hope to see you all again :) More 

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