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“merino sheep”(2 reviews)
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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
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Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
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+64 20 4156 4900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I took a 4 hour wheel drive tour with Cristina. She is such an experienced driver and she shared lots of information on some of the birds, flora and fauna which we saw along the way. It was a truly unforgettable experience...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PriscillaP366
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a tour out into the Mackenzie Country between Lakes Tekapo and Pukaki where I fell in love with this strange sculpted landscape where the views are so amazing. The skies are huge and light plays across angles and ridges of the land, changing with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Woolly620
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

The CASS Valley Tour is fantastic. A real off road 4WD adventure with memorable scenery photos in all vehicle stops. You could feel the intimate contact with vast valleys, mountains, endless green grass next to you alone. This tour enhanced our touring of Lake Tekapo...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank William C
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your Cass Valley Backcountry Tour with us :) It sure is the best way to experience Lake Tekapo's scenery and vast beauty by land travel ;) We look forward to hosting you again if you ever come...More

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We took the Merino Sheep High Country Farm Tour. Christina, our guide was extremely knowledgeable about both Merino Sheep and the Mackenzie region. The scenery was breathtaking. We got to pet and play with Merino lambs and saw several paddocks of sheep including lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank golferonpacific
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to Review our Merino Sheep & Tekapo Scenic High Country Tour ! We loved sharing the Merino Sheep with you, as we love them so much! Happy to show you both around our stunning backcountry in The Mackenzie :)...More

Reviewed 28 November 2018

I took a 4WD tour on Braemar Station and absolutely loved it! Cristina was great sharing her knowledge of the area and stopping often for photo ops! I learned a lot and saw a part of New Zealand I would have never been able to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank laurenkorstrom
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

Thanks for your review :) were happy to have shared a slice of New Zealand not many get to experience! Hope to see you again some day :)

Reviewed 11 November 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 66dennisc
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

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 1 November 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

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 25 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 886sheryl
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

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 16 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank VeraL2963
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EdisonD142
CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

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

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