River Safaris - Waiatoto River Safaris Haast - NZ Travel

River Safaris - Waiatoto River Safaris Haast

River Safaris - Waiatoto River Safaris Haast

Waiatoto River Safari has been a distinguished jetboating safari since 1998. Recommended by many guide books and enjoyed by thousands. This unique and remote safari has become a drawcard for many travelling up and down the west coast.

Main Office: Hannahs Homestead, Jackson Bay Road, Hannahs Clearing, Haast


Departures: Daily

Summer: 10:00am, 1:00pm and 4:00pm 

Winter: 10:00am and 1:00pm


Transfers: Not provided.

Check-in at Hannahs Homestead 20 minutes before departure.


Child Ages: 4 to 15 years.

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Help Notes:

All necessary safety equipment, including RFD Lifejackets and Swanndri Jackets are provided. We recommend you take sunglasses, sunscreen, sensible foot wear, warm clothing, water proof jacket, cameras/videos/film and camera bags.

Available Activities:
Waiatoto River Safari (own transport to river)

Off the beaten track is a place of extraordinary contrast and exceptional beauty. Discover the world’s first and only ocean to alps river jet boating tour, exploring Te-Wahipounamu - South West New Zealand World Heritage Area. Visit this place rich in Maori history and legend, feel the pioneering spirit of days gone by and enjoy the intense closeness of this vast landscape up to the Southern Alps.  This is a truly remote, untouched wilderness experience at a laid back, relaxing pace.  Pause to take photos and listen to our professional guide's informative commentary. Take an opportunity to stretch your legs at the forest’s edge. You will return on the exhilarating descent back to the Tasman Ocean.

Duration: 2.5 hours

Minimum Numbers: No minimum numbers

Maximum Numbers: No maximum numbers

Suitable for Children: Yes

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