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Escape the crowds, Tekapo Adventures offers Scenic 4WD Tours through some of New Zealand's most impressive High Country Wilderness surrounding Lake Tekapo and The Mackenzie Country. Our breathtaking tours offer guests the opportunity to experience...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
+64 20 4156 4900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I totally enjoyed the Braemar Station Backcountry Tour. Ben and Christina were fantastic. They explained the background to Mackenzie Basin and the Braemar Station. The views were amazing. We stopped at a farm to see a variety of animals.

Thank 66dennisc
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello there, happy to hear you enjoyed our Tour :) Many thanks for taking the time to respond ! We sure enjoy sharing the beauty of The Mackenzie Basin with our guests :) Until next time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst the hoardes of people are jostling to take a decent photo at lake tekapo without random strangers in the way, you could be just down the road with thousands of acres all to yourself. With an adventure across the hills in a land rover...More

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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well said! Thank you for taking the time to review us :) It is so true , so many people just think Tekapo is the beauty of the lake and the stars. Little do they know what solitude and immense wilderness backcountry awaits them when...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went on the back country tour and then were offered the fantastic opportunity to go to Mt cook as well! Ben our guide was full of information about the mountains and back country. This is not a paint by numbers excursion...More

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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We would be happy to have you and your husband on board again one day . You are right about our tours being ranked as a must do in Tekapo just like the stars, there is so much beauty to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This experience is very new for me as I have never done a mountain trail through a 4WD. It is so excited that I heard or get close to what I have seen in documentary about New Zealand(New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands). I have been...More

Thank VeraL2963
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great words, thank you for taking the time to join us in The Mackenzie High Country! Our farm animals are just lovely and such a highlight for many on our Scenic 4WD Tours. I think Winston the Goat will miss you :) Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning off road experience,traveled through the real country side beauty of Tekapo. One of the the must do activity in Lake Tekapo

Thank EdisonD142
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us! We appreciate your feedback ;)

Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was one of the coolest guided tours we've taken. Guides Ben and Cristina have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the mountains and all the wildlife that exists within them. We have definitely come away knowing much more about the Tekapo area....More

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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us! We had a pleasure showing you and your family around on a private tour :) The kids sure loved the mountains and scenery! Hope the new family album turns out great!

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Want to know the best way to see Tekapo & it’s jaw dropping scenery? Well look no further than these guys! Do yourself a favour for hands down the best activity and fun in Tekapo & MacKenzie district. Tekapo Adventures are the most scenic 4WD...More

Thank Kate S
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us! We are so happy you enjoyed our scenic 4WD experience :) Hard not to enjoy all the beauty :) We look forward to having you on board again one day :)

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We spent two months traveling around New Zealand, but this is the only day we ventured off track into the less-traveled and unexplored areas of NZ, and it was totally worth it. There is no way we would have (or could have) done this otherwise....More

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CYHO2016, General Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! It was lovely to share with you both a slice of NZ Backcountry :) We very much appreciate you taking the time to review us, and we look forward to seeing some of your awesome pics! Take care, and...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

We travelled to Tekapo (2 adults, 1 teen) primarily to enjoy our interest in landscapes and photography, so booked this 4WD adventure in order to get off the well-beaten track and venture into places we would not otherwise have access to. We loved it! Cristina...More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The 1st leg of my NZ South Island trip brought me to Tekapo - for it's lake and proximity to Mount Cook! while in Fairlie where i stayed I searched what else to see and do from a different view / perspective & that's when...More

Thank Rami K
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you Rami for your great review :) We enjoyed showing you Lake Tekapo's backcountry, and what real beauty lies when you get away from the township! So many people are focused on the lake, but so much more is outside of the town! Both...More

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