Water activity

Lake Rotorua: Jet Boat, Speed, Spins and Adrenaline

4.8 / 5

9 reviews

Activity provider: Katoa Lake Rotorua

Lake Rotorua: Jet Boat, Speed, Spins and Adrenaline

Activity provider: Katoa Lake Rotorua

From US$ 52.71 per person

Join this tour for an action packed half hour of jet boat thrills. Get the adrenaline pumping while you take in four of Rotorua's must see historical landmarks.

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Duration 30 minutes
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Live tour guide


  • Take in the beauty of Lake Rotorua
  • Marvel at the views
  • Journey past Mokoia Island, the sacred Island and across the famous Sulphur Lake
Full description

Book a 30min Jet Tour on Lake Rotorua and experience the excitement and exhilaration of one of the area's most popular adventure activities. Feel the rush of the high-powered engines pushing you through the water at approximately 85 km/hr, while professional drivers thrill you with speed, spins, and adrenaline.  Visit iconic landmarks such as Kawaha Point, Mokoia Island, and Sulphur Bay and learn the history of the area, the people, and the events that have shaped this special place into the cultural and event capital of New Zealand.  You will be provided with spray jackets to keep you dry and warm and fit you with a life jacket to ensure you are safe on your blast around the lake. Suitable for almost all ages from the very young through to the most experienced. The service operates every day in all weather so you don't have to worry about availability. This is the very best way to experience the thrill of jet boating whilst learning all about this world-famous tourist destination.

  • Life Jackets and Spray Jackets
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 2 years
    • Pregnant women
    • People with back problems
    • People over 331 lbs (150 kg)
    • People with recent surgeries
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You must fill out a travel information form
    • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof of full vaccination

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    Meeting point

    Our convenient Lakefront location is situated only 2 mins walk from the centre of the city and a short stroll from the majority of the hotels and motels.

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    Important information

    Not allowed

    • Luggage or large bags
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 9 reviews

    Review summary

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    It was great experience. Very friendly staff

    April 17, 2022

    Awesome experience, fun, exhilarating and great host. Learnt about the local history along with Maori mythology. Thanks for a great time!

    January 29, 2022

    Was an awesome experience. Our Tour guide was funny and made the experience more enjoyable.

    April 4, 2021

    Product ID: 126527