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Alpine Adventures

Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 27 257 4632
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Alpine Adventures creates unforgettable customised luxury tours with a private guide for people who dream big and demand the best. Owner/head guide Lee Saunders will show you the most stunningly beautiful and remote places such as Queenstown, Fiordland/Milford Sound, Mt Cook, Wanaka or Glenorchy, just to name a few and in a way you simply couldn't experience on your own. We combine warm Kiwi hospitality and personal attention with local connections and exclusive access to thoughtfully craft your trip of a lifetime. Discover how hiring a private guide in New Zealand is the ultimate way to experience our beautiful country, without crowds or compromises. Alpine Adventures offers Sightseeing Tours, Hiking Tours, Helicopter Tours and Snow Tours.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 27 257 4632
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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)...More

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2016

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...More

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...More

Thank Barb P
Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2016

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...More

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...More

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2015

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...More

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...More

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2015

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 :)

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...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2015

Mark brought our family of 2 adults and 2 children for a one-day hike to Lake Sylvan and Bobs Cove. We enjoyed it very much. Mark was extremely knowledgeable about everything, from plants, survival skills, weather, history, etc. He was very prompt in communication and...More

1  Thank C T
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We looked to hire a guide in Queenstown, and Mark was able to provide much more than we expected. He was able to lead us on various hikes around Queenstown, and even though weather caused multiple changes to our plans, Mark watched the weather attentively...More

1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 17 August 2014

I booked a guided skiing weekend with Mark for Queenstown area including some heli skiing. The organisation was excellent. The proposed Queenstown Park hotel was a very good place to stay. Nice and professional staff and a large room. We had been lucky as we...More

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2014

It was great spending time with Klaus, nice to be out with a good level skier and during our chair lift rides sloving the worlds problems :) Look forward to seeing you next time Klaus.

Reviewed 31 July 2014

We utilized the services of Mark Dewsbery of Alpine Adventures to help us on our recent trip to New Zealand. Mark arranged a variety of activities including various hikes, tours, etc. I had been to NZ twice before. I can honestly say that many of...More

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Mark D, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2014

Larry and Mary-Lynn, a fantasic energic couple, had some great laughs saw some stunning scenary, you guys were a pleasure to be around. Hope to see you guys back down this way again. Congrats again on your engagement :)

Reviewed 28 February 2014

It was my third trip to New Zealand and I wanted it to be as unforgettable as the previous two. So my thirst for adventures led me to Alpine Adventures. The trip to Lake Adelaide (Hollyford Valley, South Island) was long (7 hours walk) and...More

2  Thank Daria G
Lee S, Owner at Alpine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review.

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