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Address: Queenstown 9349, New Zealand
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Alpine Adventures creates unforgettable customised luxury adventures with a...

Alpine Adventures creates unforgettable customised luxury adventures with a private guide for people who dream big and demand the best. Owner/head guide Mark Dewsbery will show you the most stunningly beautiful and remote places such as Fiordland/Milford, Mt. Cook, Wanaka or Glenorchy - just to name a few - in a way you simply couldn't experience on your own. Day tours available from Queenstown or let us help you arrange longer trips throughout the South Island.

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Majestic Helicopter ride

This trip was amazing, beautiful and captivating beyond words. Our pilot was fabulous. A must experience!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 February 2017
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Regina, Canada
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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This trip was amazing, beautiful and captivating beyond words. Our pilot was fabulous. A must experience!

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, glad you got to experience this magical place :) More 

Petaluma, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much Mark you are so wonderful Had the best time ever today doing the Rob Roy Glacier hike with Mark the owner. He was great company and told me all about the land. He had an amazingly fresh and delicious lunch for us while sitting in the most beautiful place ever. We drove around the lake and... More 

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words Heather, it was a wonderful indeed made all the better with your company. All the very best and look forward to catching up with you again. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

The MIlford Sound/Waterfall heli tour was fabulous. Mark cannot be praised enough for his impeccable organisation. We found him to be highly professional from first contact to post trip and would absolutely use his services again. A truly mind blowing trip and one that has ruined us forever. Thank you

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks Nick, appreciate the kind words. Glad you guys had a great trip, Milford Sound truly is a remarkable place. More 

Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

Our two families including 3 adults and 4 college aged adults arranged a hike to the glacier with Mark, an area we would not have seen with out his guidance. We met up early and proceeded under Mark's direction to the parking area. First we forded several streams in our car. Left on our own, we may have stopped at... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

This tour is one of the most impressive things we have done in our lives. If I was going to do only one thing in NZ, this would be it. You get to enjoy the majestic beauty of the place and it's diversity in one afternoon. In summary, this is why I would book with Alpine Adventures: 1. Earnslaw Burn... More 

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words Gabriela, it was great day out with you and your family, hope to see you all down this way again. All the very best, Mark :) More 

White Plains, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

My wife and I spent several days on the south island of New Zealand earlier this month. In advance we had booked two days of touring with Alpine Adventures. One day we went tramping (what they call walking on a hiking trail in New Zealand) for 10 miles on the Routeburn Trail which was very enjoyable. The other day we... More 

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words Sanford, it was a lot of juggling around with your itinerary but I'm glad you managed to see the parts of NZ you and Alyce were most looking forward too! All the very best for 2016 and we hope to see you both down this way again :) More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

We were looking for an essential NZ experience, with a local guide, where we wouldn't see a lot of other people and just drink in the amazing scenery. Bingo! Mark delivered in all aspects and we came home with something we won't soon forget. Whether you are a LOTR fan or not, this hike hits all the highlights; stunning landscapes... More 

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks Barb and Happy New Year! It was a great day indeed, you guys were great company and you got to see the waterfalls at their best :) Say Hi to everyone for me and I hope to see you all down this way again soon. More 

Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

My husband and I (mid 50s) and kids (mid 20s) contacted Mark a few months prior to our trip. We laid out what interests were, activity level we wanted and he tailored 2 days worth of activities for us. In addition he had other suggestions of what we could do in Queenstown. He is also able to help with accommodations.... More 

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words Ronda, what a neat family you guys are, very much enjoyed the time spent with you guys hope to see you back down this way again. Say hi to the rest of the gang from me, all the best for the new year. :) More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

I spent two days with Mark during my stay in Queenstown and would highly recommend Alpine Adventures. I contacted Mark when initially planning my trip to Queenstown and he assisted me with creating a custom two day itinerary which allowed me to see the highlights of Queenstown and the surrounding area, including a trip to Milford Sound and a ride... More 

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for the nice comments Rebecca, It was a pleasure meeting you and showing you around hopefully, next time you are down this way you have a bit more time there's still so much to see and do. All the very best :) More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Since we spent most of our trip driving around New Zealand, I decided to leave the transportation to Mark Dewsbury of Alpine Adventures. Mark set up a fantastic trip for us, from the pick up at our B&B to the drive to Milford Sound with scenic stops along the way. We avoided the tour bus stops and any crowds. Mark... More 

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