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Ridgeline Adventures

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Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
+64 27 390 2152
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Come experience New Zealand's ultimate alpine mountain-farm 4WD adventure. The perfect mix of Wanaka's breath-taking scenery, history, heritage and farming life. This will be a genuine highlight of your New Zealand holiday.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ridge line” (40 reviews)
“working farm” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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+64 27 390 2152
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"ridge line"
in 40 reviews
"working farm"
in 11 reviews
"photography tour"
in 4 reviews
"new zealand"
in 23 reviews
"farm tour"
in 6 reviews
"highlights tour"
in 3 reviews
"off road"
in 6 reviews
"wonderful tour"
in 3 reviews
"great guide"
in 10 reviews
"overlooking lake"
in 3 reviews
"local history"
in 6 reviews
"stunning views"
in 10 reviews
"great afternoon"
in 8 reviews
"tea and biscuits"
in 4 reviews
"farm animals"
in 3 reviews
"wanaka area"
in 7 reviews
"unique experience"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The farm tour was a unique experience, part of a very special tour overall. Thanks to George for sharing his knowledge and making sure we had a great time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic off roading experience led by the experienced John who guided us through spectacular scenery with effortless ease. From start to finish it was a relaxed and informative trip as John told us about the area- its history and its future. As we...More

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this great review. Winter is a wonderful time to come to be here, the Deer are close because they are being supplementary fed which makes for great photos!! With all the fresh snow on the peaks and a hot cup of...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Not for the feint of heart. The cliff drops are jaw dropping. The scenery is unparalleled. The guide was wonderful land funny.

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

There are not many adventures like our Wild Hills Safari, yes some of the tracks are less than flat but as you say the views you get at the top are "jaw-dropping". Such a great description. Thanks for choosing us.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

If you want to see beautiful views on Wanaka Lake and its surrounding, from an exclusive location, without having to hike for hours and hours on steep slopes, then this is for us. We had a nice sandwich lunch with fresh fruits, a desert, a...More

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi there A perfect description of our Wild Hills Safari with added bonus of a pre arranged picnic lunch. All the animals we see look like wild animals because they graze freely in their natural environment. The Red Deer being just one of many we...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

It's an opportunity to see a very large farm complete with vistas of Lake Wanaka, stopping for tea and biscuits. The road to the top is a little scary with hairpin turns, and a narrow, often steep road, but that's part of the fun. Our...More

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

The back roads sure are part of the fun!! You will never get to places like we can show you in your rental car. So glad you enjoyed your experience with us.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having John McLean behind the wheel on our 4 hour back country windy road 4WD tour. John was such a calm, informative, and patient driver with 3 women! Some of those corners took my breath away and I loved it!...More

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thanks for your feedback. John is having a great week with 2 raving reviews, he'll be wanting a pay rise soon.... So pleased you all had a great adventure in the mountains of Wanaka on our Wild Hills Safari. It is the perfect mix of...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

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Response from StoryGirl1 | Reviewed this property |
I was a traveler, like you so you have to contact Ridgelne directly. 1. My tour was 3 hours but you can get other lengths. 2. We went to the West Station for a 3 HR tour of the ranch 3. No walking if you don't want... More
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