Hanmer Springs Canoes

This full day, fully guided river excursion includes a picnic lunch and a return by jetboat to your point of departure. Suitable for couples, families or groups, this is a real New Zealand experience not to be missed. A fully guided ‘Canoe Safari’ journey on the Waiau River Picnic lunch included, Jetboat ride (return to river base) Accommodation Pick-ups within Hanmer Springs Timetable: 9.30am- 9.50am- Pick-up from Hanmer Springs Accommodation 10am – Depart from Thrillseekers river base 1pm approx- Picnic lunch on the riverbank 4pm– Tour concludes. Returns to Hanmer Springs accommodation available on request or take part in the other Thrillseekers activities. Vessels: 3-seater inflatable Canoes

Opening Hours

Business hours
    9:00am - 5:30pm
Months of operation
    All Year

Pricing & Conditions

Minimum numbers: 2 people Minimum age: 6 years* Maximum numbers: 3 people per Canoe. 10 Canoes available. Maximum guests 27 per trip (guide to pax ratio 1:9 3 guides available) Length of trip: 5 hours Equipment provided: Wetsuit, booties, helmet, qualified guide, life jackets. Guests need: Swimwear, towel, sunscreen. No experience necessary. Grade 2 river. Reasonable standard of fitness required. Suitable for families. Child age 13 and under. *Children must fit safety equipment in order to parti