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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 29 July 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend the NZ Snowshoe for anyone that wants to visit the mountains and play in the snow, but does not have the time or co-ordination for skiing/snowboarding. I selected the 3/4 day tour, which I believe at $199 for 6 hours including lunch...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Kia ora Catherine, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had an incredible trip and it sounds like the weather was perfect for you. Hopefully you got some great photos. Our expert guides take great pride in showcasing our beautiful winter playground....More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Thanks very much to Shaun and Stefan! My sister and I were lucky enough to have both of these wonderful guides on our hike to ourselves. Despite the rain and wind the walk was the highlight of our trip to NZ. Both the guides were...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Kia ora Laura, Thanks so much for your review. Fantastic that you had a great trip despite the weather. The colours come to life more I believe when it rains. Shaun and Stefan are outstanding aren't they. They love sharing their knowledge of the area...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

We really enjoyed the trip. Wanted to play with snow without skiing or anything and this trip was ideal. Our 10-year old daughter does not like long hikes or anything strenuous so we went for the "play" trip rather than the hike. She loved it....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Kia ora, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is wonderful to read you had a fun family day out. The Snow Play trip is perfect for those who want to enjoy the snow without too much walking. Hopefully you got...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

It was an awesome experience and a good workout. The guides were friendly and super nice. The hot drink and sandwich were delicious

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Date of experience: June 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Kia ora, Thank you for your review. Great to read you had an awesome experience. We love being about to share out beautiful playground with visitors. Safe travels. Nga Mihi (Kind Regards), Kate

Reviewed 15 July 2017

My fiancée and I walked around the Dart River Valley during winter. It was bloody cold, but the sites were spectacular. We walked along the banks of the braided Dart River, into lush beech forest where vast pockets of cold air had caused heavy frost,...More

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Date of experience: July 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Kia ora Tristan, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your walk even though it was in Winter. As long as your dress warmly the scenery during these months are quite spectacular with snow on the surrounding mountains. Hope you got...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Jenny our guide is fantastic - very knowledgeable and fun, made sure we walked at a comfortable pace. Loved the off track scenery :)

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Date of experience: June 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Kia ora Hannah, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had a wonderful trip with Jenny. The off-track part of the track is breathtaking isn't it. Hope you got some great photos. Safe travel. Nga Mihi (Kind Regards), Kate

Reviewed 6 May 2017

It was a wonderful day with Guided Walks, some rain at the start but it ended to be picturesque (see few pictures with the review). The guide is very knowledgeable, and most importantly prepared. They had everything you need in the bus in case you...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Kai ora, Thank you for your review. It is fantastic to read that you had a wonderful trip on the Routeburn Track. It is a beautiful part of the region so it is great you got some incredible photos to take with you. Our guides...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Shaun was our guide along the Remarkables mountain range ridgeline, in Queenstown. From the start, he was both engaging and concerned for our comfort. He brought extra gloves, outer wind break pants, and hats. It was clear we had not prepared properly, but Shaun had...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Kia ora Geoff, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you had a remarkable walk on the Remarkables. Shaun is an incredibly knowledgeable guide and very engaging. He loves being able to share his passion for the outdoors...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Our guide was Suzanne. An excellent day out, she catered for everyone in a group with mixed fitness abilities. Highly recommended. As well as the exercise and the stupendous views, I learnt so much about New Zealand.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Guided Walks New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Kia ora Jonathan and Elaine, Thank you for your review. It is wonderful to read you had a great day walking the Routeburn Track with Suzanne and learnt about New Zealand. We love your recommendation - thank you. Safe travels. Kind Regards, Kate

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

Date of experience: February 2017
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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

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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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