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"EVERY STEP A STORY....” It’s our privilege to take you into some of the most beautiful and spectacular areas in the Queenstown and Fiordland region to experience everything from glacial valleys and majestic mountains to beautiful lakes and pristine...more
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175 Glenda Drive | Unit 1, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just came back from a day trip to Routeburn Track with Guides Walks New Zealand. It was the best day of my journey here. The park that we visited is a sort "NZ beech museum". There are three species of beech, the silver, the red...More

Thank alexalexa
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora alexalexa, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on your Famous Routeburn Track guided day walk with us. It's great to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your trip and it's been the best day of your journey! We are lucky to...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Our guide Steffan was amazing during the hike! We learned so much information (we even got bits of fact & history on the drive to the park), and the walking pace for our group was at a really pleasant pace. I was a bit nervous...More

Thank allison22711
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora allison22711 Thanks so much for taking the time to place a review of your Aspiring Wilderness Experience with Guided Walks New Zealand. We're thrilled that you enjoyed your jet boat ride and guided walk with Steffan. Yes, the Dart River Wilderness Jet is...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

I decided that I would like to snow shoe while my husband and son skied at The Remarkables. The route looked pretty and the weather superb. Donning snow shoes I realised that the rest of the group was a lot younger but I knew I...More

Thank Penelope A
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Kia ora Penelope A You really did do that - well done! The chairlift can look very tempting at times on the way up the slope but once we get off trail and into the Lake Alta area it's all worth it for the views...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

we got stefan as a guide, we enjoy the track very much , we learn a lot about the Area , the flora, it was quite a good trip with A good guide.More

Thank galian26
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora galian26 Many thanks for placing a review on your guided day walk experience with us. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed your day out with Stefan and managed to learn a lot about the area while taking in the views. Thanks again and...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

We wanted to go on a snow play tour with our three year old. Sarah was very helpful and flexible with us. Remarkables snow field is a short 30 min drive which Sarah navigated very safely. We played in the snow, threw snowballs rode a...More

Thank 120russelle
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora 120russelle Thank you for taking the time to place a review on your Snowshoe Snowplay trip with us. It's great to hear that you and your family enjoyed your day out, especially as a first encounter with snow for your daughter. We're very...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We spent an amazing day walking part of the Routeburn Track with Emma as our guide. The scenery was beautiful and Emma was very considerate of our differing fitness levels . She was very friendly and knowledgeable about the track and the area in general....More

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Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora alisonjeanlane Thank you very much for taking the time to place a review on your guided day walk with us on the famous Routeburn Track. We strive to provide a tailored pace and unique experience for every trip so it's good to hear...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I have never done snowshoeing before and I can tell you we both loved!!! Not only for the activitity but mainly for all the knowledge our guides had!!! We spent some amazing hours learning some interesting facts about avalanches, Lake Alta and...More

Thank VanessaM5378
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora Vanessa M Thanks so much for your review on your Snowshoe Adventure trip with us. We're really pleased to hear that you thoroughly your first snowshoe experience and learned some great insights from Suzanne in between the breath taking views and igloo exploration!...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

It was my first time snowshoeing and it was my birthday, I will never regret I chose it for that particular day! The views up the Remarkables are breathtaking and the guide with us was so knowledgeable! I learnt a lot about the mountain and...More

Thank Drey T
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora Drey T Thank you very much for placing a review on your Snowshoe Adventure trip with us - what a great way to spend your birthday! It's good to hear that you learned a lot about the mountains and mountaineering from your guide...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

Suzanne was brilliant, we felt really well looked after and loved her stories and knowledge of the area. The snowshoeing itself was a really fun experience, and the views were spectacular! Also we only booked the day before so were really impressed to be provided...More

Thank Ruth M
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora RuthM Many thanks for taking the time to place a review on your Snowshoe experience with us, great to hear you had such a good day with Suzanne. We strive to provide exceptional manaakitanga (hospitality) so it's really good to hear you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Our first encounter with snow and the guides were helpful and friendly! Kalebwb was cheerful and good with kids! He gave my two kids his full care and attention and even played with them! The snowballs, slide and igloo were great! Time passed very fast!...More

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Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Kia ora AYeo305 Thank you very much for taking the time to place a review on your Snowshoe Snowplay trip with us. We're thrilled to hear you and your family enjoyed your first encounter with snow! Our Snowplay trip is all about having fun in...More

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AngelaIsATraveller
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Response from Kiwionwheels | Property representative |
Kia ora Angela. The price varies dependent on the trip you choose. As an example a half day Forest & Bird is NZ$107, a Full day Routeburn $242, the full day Rob Roy and Ultimate Nature Experience are in the $300-$500... More
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