Akaroa Helicopter Jet Boat Combo

Waimakariri River

Akaroa to Jetboat Heli-Ride

Combine a luxury helicopter ride from Akaroa with a thrilling jet boat blast up the Waimakariri River.

Trip Overview

On departing, you will look down on your cruise ship as your helicopter flies over the magnificent sights of Akaroa Harbour and Banks Peninsula. You will then fly over Christchurch City to view the rapidly changing landscape while your pilot informs and entertains you, pointing out the interesting facts and historical features of the city.

You'll land at Canterbury's braided Waimakariri River for 30 minutes of thrilling jet-boating on one of New Zealand’s most challenging and exciting rivers. The skilled drivers are highly experienced and their purpose-built boats are carefully maintained. Depart back to Akaroa to be returned to the Akaroa Wharf.

Allow 2 hours for this experience.

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