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Private Discovery Day Tours

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Glenorchy Paradise Road, Glenorchy 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-442 2299
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Paradise Valley Full Day Tour
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Discover the Paradise Valley dwarfed by Mount Earnslaw, in the heart of Middle Earth 4WD to 1680 feet above sea level on Mount Alfred and soak in the views over Diamond Lake and the Dart River Valley. Mount Earnslaw Station is an Organic Certified sheep and beef cattle farm set in this unique scenic environment. Small groups experience this unique property with exclusive excess, LOTR movie location sights included.
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Glenorchy Paradise Road, Glenorchy 9348, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Two absolutely stunning and nice tours with two fascinating and charismatic guides (Charles and Eric). Charles picked us up on Queenstown airport for a half day tour around Queenstown, starting with a fascinating lunch at Amisfield (highly recommended), Arrowtown, and then up to Coronet peak...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eric led us on a snow covered Routeburn Track for a unique experience. The mossy green forest was a winter wonderland after a surprise November snow. The track was sloppy and wet and melting snow pelted is from the trees. Eric’s enthusiasm and energy (This...More

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rdthound, General Manager at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, you experienced Erik's enthusiasm and charm he is a great asset to our guiding team. You certainly were immersed in the diversity of NZ's terrain and spring weather conditions that day with snow and wind chill...do come back to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of six experienced a wonderful day tour to Milford Sound. Charles is an excellent driver and guide with a wealth of information and good humour. So glad we took this option. Thank you Charles.

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Therese great to host your group on a Private Tour to Milford Sound, hope you get the opportunity to come back to NZ one day: thank you Charles

Reviewed 15 October 2017

What can we say ... from the moment Charles picked us up the adventures began! Very capable driver and so knowledgeable about the area , we learned so much . We did the private tour of paradise and Mt. Albert as well as Glenorchy and...More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you Connie for your review so pleased to meet you both and be able to show you some of the really special NZ locations we have private access to. Look forward to seeing you again sometime....Charles

Reviewed 16 August 2017

My wife and I had an amazing time! Charles is a true gentleman, careful driver, and wonderful guide. We traveled to Queenstown in June knowing that we would try and take a Private Discovery Tour (but didn't book in advance to plan other activities around...More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you for your review, the Glenorchy region does deserve a full day tour to explore all the special locations we can take you to. You will have to come back! Thanks Charles

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Had a great all day trip from Queensland to Milford Sound. Charles was a brilliant guide, very engaging and giving lots of insights in to local life, the area, flora and fauna, best places for photos etc etc so much better than going on a...More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you for your review, Milford Sound never fails to impress so pleased you had a great day ...Charles

Reviewed 28 May 2017

Jenny was a great guide very knowledgeable, friendly and flexible. We'd asked to start early to get the best light for photography, this was no problem, looking back its amazing how much we saw in a day. Jenny is an expert on wildlife as well...More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thank you for your review Andy, the Paradise Valley area is an amazing location for photographers like yourselves. It was a pleasure to be able to make your day a memorable occasion , hope you got some great shots!!! I will pass on your thanks...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Our family had an exceptional country experience with Charles who really has an extensive knowledge about everything in the region ! The professional guided tour around the farm station and the off- road drives and the breathtaking views really made our day an awesome and...More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you Steve for your review of the Paradise Discovery Tour in Glenorchy, this is one of my favourite tours to take guests on, it gives you everything mountain scenery, private farmland to visit, trails to hike if you desire, numerous photography vantage points and...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

This was the highlight of our Queenstown Experience! Spending the day with our delightful host Charles, and hiking some spectacular scenery. Private Discovery Tours is the only way to really experience NZ, and you could not be better looked after from door to door and...More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your review of the Routeburn Valley Walk it is a special part of the Mt Aspiring National Park easily accessible and suits all abilities, it was a pleasure to meet you and experience the walk with you.Thanks Charles...

Reviewed 28 April 2017

We had an amazing day trip to Milford Sound with him. Very knowledgeable and extremely friendly he was. He has an awesome car which was very comfortable and a very confident driver he is too. Private discovery is the number 1 choice when in Queenstown....More

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rdthound, Owner at Private Discovery Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks Husein for your review, your Private Day tour to Milford Sound was in perfect conditions for your family and friends a great way to see and experience this incredibly beautiful region. Come back again some day .... thank you....Charles.

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