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Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs

| Corner Hanmer Springs Rd and Lewis Pass Rd, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Excellent service

I can’t highly recommend these guys enough. After my 5 year old daughter was scared and felt sick... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
reneep801
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Wilderness Safari trip

We booked the Wilderness Safari tour - what an incredible tour !! Andrew our skipper was amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Uapoto
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Join us as we Jet boat and River Raft the entire length of Hanmer's spectacular Waiau Gorge.Following the contours of the steep canyon walls where possible, its elbows in, as we pass within centimeters of rugged rocks and cliff faces.Take in the magnificent scenery, then hold on while you experience the famous Hamilton 360 degree jet spin. Excitement plus!Make no mistake - this is the best! Or Join Us on one of our Other Outdoor Adventures From Mild to Wild /Learn about the history/The area/Wild live and some more. We allow cameras on all our tours so don't forget IT! Of coarse we take photo's they are FREE we do not charge for memories! OPTIONS *Amuri Jets -Jet the Gorge Trip allow 1 hour *Amuri Jets - Alpine Wilderness Jet boat Safari allow 2 hours *Amuri Jets - River Raft and Jet Boat back combo allow 2.5 hours *Amuri Jets- Family River Rafting allow 2 hours
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Corner Hanmer Springs Rd and Lewis Pass Rd, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I can’t highly recommend these guys enough. After my 5 year old daughter was scared and felt sick they went out of their way to send another smaller boat out to come and pick us up. Chris made sure our trip was enjoyable and made...More

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amurijet, Driver at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Renee, Happy you all enjoyed your trip. Hopefully we will see you guys again and your little daughter will enjoy her ride the next time. We are a small family owned and operated company and like to ensure all or clients go away with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Wilderness Safari tour - what an incredible tour !! Andrew our skipper was amazing - excellent knowledge of the history and geology of the area. Pulled into the shore and went for a walk to see the fault line. Throughly enjoyed the...More

Thank Uapoto
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The team at Amuri jet are absolutely amazing!! Even after we messed up our booking date they were still very accomodating and we had the most amazing ride! Was so much fun, everyone in our boat thoroughly enjoyed it, thank you very much to the...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did the 'hamilton' jet boat ride with Andrew as skipper. They already had a full boat but launched their bigger twin V8 so I could get a seat. The weather wasn't that good but the showers stayed away while we did the trip down...More

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amurijet, Owner at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks John, so glad you enjoyed your trip with us.Hope to see you again soon !

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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Have been to more than one jet boating in Hanmer and Amuri jet wins hands down. They have best customer service and really went out of their way for us. Really friendly people and a really exciting experience.

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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Awesome trip. very friendly, helpful people. Great knowledge of the area and good commentary. Highly reccomend.

Thank Floyde18
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amurijet, Owner at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Thank you for the feed back.Glad you enjoyed your trip with us. Enjoy the rest of your Holiday

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

We got there relatively late on the off chance they might be able to do something with us that or the following day and they got us out on a trip straight away. We had an excellent time Kayaking downstream with Chris, then getting a...More

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amurijet, Owner at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Thanks guys great to see you enjoyed yourselves, We love what we do and enjoy it just as much as you guys!

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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Totally worth the price, we spent great times with Andrew and his wife , they are so lovely and great ! We had a lot of fun during the ride, spent a really great time during one hour ! The river is beautiful , the...More

Thank Romane B
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amurijet, Owner at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Thanks for your comments . We are glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope you see you again soon! Regards, Amuri jet Team

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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Staff are super friendly and always keen for a laugh, the rain stopped just as we went out for a 3pm ride. The Jet boating was very exciting and the river absolutely beautiful!

Thank EdgarCentreNZ
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amurijet, Owner at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your trip! Its something we love doing too.

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We had such a fantastic experience with Amuri, I highly recommend doing this experience whilst in hanmer. I would advise caution for people with back problems as there is a lot of heavy jumps. A few things of note would be that you need to...More

Thank rudyp599
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amurijet, Owner at Amuri Jet - Hanmer Springs, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Hi Glad you enjoyed your ride, It was a bit bumpy as river was up ,not normally like that. We have two dedicated, two seater four wheeler's that are used for people with difficulties.

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