Best birthday treat on a wet day 17th birthday skydive called off due to weather. Went down to Rapid Jet to see if we could get a ride [having done Huka Falls jet previously] and the team at Rapid Jets could not have been more understanding or welcoming. They made everything easy and the kids totally loved the ride.......35 minutes of adrenaline charged fun leading to HUGE smiles when they got back....and an awesome photo package for not huge $$$$ Well done!
What an amazing experience. Awesome company. Shannon was awesome driver and highly informative. Highly recommend to everyone. Thanks heaps guys, we will be back
YES! BY FAR the best Jet Boat company I've ever been on. Lots of information of movies being set in the area, all of the team has great genuine customer service, the location feels hidden & less commercial. It's a great time and although a wild ride, I felt safe at all times & I don't think anyone would leave this place disappointed./div>
A MUST DO WHILST IN TAUPO I have done this 3 times now and each time has been different as the river has been at various levels, and each time I have learnt something new.The staff are always friendly and genuine, the drivers have been awesome and shared a lot knowledge with us.We have been able to go home with some wickard photo's and big smiles.Although I have done this 3 times, I will definitely be in again when our next lot of visitors are here.A must do when in Taupo, it’s an awesome location, a thrilling ride and will not disappoint!
What an awesome time. So much fun and great people
Exceptionally fun and an amazing thing to do... a must do in Taupo.... Love Taupo Rapidjets is an awesome experience, u can feel the adrenaline rush and the cool serene waters. A must do for all New Zealanders and our visitors. Highly recommended. Garry was our rider and he is an amazing person with a lot of vigour and vitality. Cheers to the Rapidjets team and kudos to u mate Garry
Family school holidays wow Took our nine year old and he loved it. Great way to finish the school holidays, Shannon our driver was awesome will be back for anther adventure.
Best thing I did in New Zealand This is a must do for anyone visiting the North island. Brilliant experience and a great adrenaline rush. Well organised company and friendly staff. The power of the boat was phenomenal especially when it went through the Rapids. Beautiful stretch of the Waikato river to go down as well. If you are thinking of doing a boat trip while in the area then do this one.
This was the absolute highlight of our three week holiday to NZ. Stunning scenery, awesome staff and Simon, our jet boat expert gave us the ride of our life while making us feel safe at all times and pointing out interesting facts along the way. The photo package at the end was great value for money, amazing photos and a great reminder with the smiles plastered on all our faces. This is a must do on your NZ holiday. The only regret you'll have is not doing it!
The jet ride was so exciting and I will never forget the feeling of speed. The explanation to surrounding ecology, landscape and environment did enlighten our experiences. Look forward to having another chilly and water splash next time.
Great experience.Staff were friendly and informative. Our driver Shannon made you feel safe and comfortable whilst showing how exciting it could be.Horrible weather, next time would love for you to turn on the sunshine please!Highly recommended, great to have photos of the ride to look back on.Would do again in a heartbeat.
My Tongariro Crossing trek got canceled so I was finding something else to do last minute to fill the time. Great online booking at 6am I was able to get a spot later in the day. Really friendly crew and super fun 30-35min spent on the riverReview from Justin V, USA