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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
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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175 Glenda Drive | Unit 1, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We were picked up at our hotel by guide Seb at 8am on the dot and it turned out we had Seb to ourselves which was a privilege. It was a perfect morning and the views of the lake and mountains were stunning. Seb was...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Kia ora, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased to hear you had a great guided walk with Seb. He is fantastic isn't he. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to him. Safe travels. Kind Regards, Kate

Reviewed 25 January 2017

Our guide, Seb, was really friendly and informative, explaining the history and native flora and fauna in the area. We walked at a comfortable pace and got great views of the surrounding areasMore

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Aloise_NTT_Southern, Marketing Intern at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017

Kia Ora Lachlan, Thank you so much for writing your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your walk with Seb. We hope you enjoyed all the knowledge Seb shared with you and you were able to take away some nice memories and know more about...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our walk, thanks to our guide Jennifer. I wasn't sure if the full hike would be possible because I was getting over a cold but we just kept going, always wondering what was around the bend and what new and fascinating information...More

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Aloise_NTT_Southern, Marketing Intern at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Kia Ora, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are so pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed the Routeburn Day Walk with Guided Walks New Zealand. We pride ourselves in our amazing guides as they are all so passionate about the area...More

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just took a 3hr tour with Hugh from Guided Walks NZ. He was a great guide and made the whole thing super fun and interesting. From pointing out flora and fauna to the birdlife and measures being taken to preserve it....More

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Aloise_NTT_Southern, Marketing Intern at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2017

Kia Ora, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you had a fun and interesting experience on your tour with Guided Walks New Zealand. The view of Lake Wakatipu is quite spectacular isn't it. I will be...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

We did the guided day walk to the Routeburn Valley. From the word go, we had a perfect day - good weather, fun fit group of four and great guide, Pam. We were collected from our accommodation on time and we headed out to the...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Kia ora Jamie, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had an amazing trip with Pam on the Routeburn Track. Pam has an incredible amount of knowledge and loves sharing this with visitors. The area is breathtaking so hopefully you got some...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

What a great trip! I did the aspiring wilderness experience. Pam picked us up and drove to glenorchy which is the most beautiful drive down the lake. We put on jackets and got on the Dart river jet boat, it is fast and exciting but...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Kia ora Danyell, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had a stunning day in the wilderness. It is quite breathtaking in the Mt. Aspiring National Park. Taking the Dart River jet boat is a great start to the trip. Elliot and...More

Reviewed 22 November 2016

One of our favorite treks in New Zealand! Stunning views including rivers, mountains, forests, waterfalls, and more!! Seriously, words can't describe the views you get on this track! Also definitely worth it have a guide for this tour; very insightful and learned a lot about...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Kia ora Gregory, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had a fantastic trip. It sounds like it was a highlight during your trip to New Zealand. Having a guide gives you a greater understanding so we definitely recommend this. Hopefully you...More

Reviewed 4 November 2016

Our group of 4 people (1 couple, and 2 people traveling solo) had an amazing walk guided by Hugh. His knowledge of the plants and birds was fantastic, and he worked hard to ensure each person saw, touched, or tasted something that was of interest....More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Kia ora, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had an amazing trip with Hugh. He has an incredible amount of knowledge and loves sharing it with visitors. The Routeburn Track is very popular so it is great to hear you did...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016

During our Routeburn tour, our guides literally opened our eyes to our surroundings sharing insights on pretty much everything we could see from the trees, the rocks, the streams the mounts, the birds,... This truly was an eye opening experience!

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Kia ora Robin, Thank you for your review. It is amazing the different experience you have with a guide isn't it. Sounds like you learnt a lot. Hopefully you got some great photos too. Safe travels. Kind Regards, Kate

Reviewed 1 October 2016

I took my teenage son for the 3/4 day adventure. I was assured this would not be a strenuous walk with only one uphill portion however this was definitely not the case. I am a regular walker so I'm not unfit but obviously since you...More

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Kiwionwheels, Marketing at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Kia ora Thank you for your review. Generally we consider the Adventure to be the strenuous walk you describe. There is plenty of time so it is not a race but it definitely a climb. So I'd appreciate you letting me know where the 'easy'...More

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AngelaIsATraveller
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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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