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An Off-Roading Adventure!

We spent two months traveling around New Zealand, but this is the only day we ventured off track... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
DaGrisa
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San Diego, California
Stunning view and awesome company!

We travelled to Tekapo (2 adults, 1 teen) primarily to enjoy our interest in landscapes and... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Sarah T
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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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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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

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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

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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

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Christina drove us very competently up the valley and enabled us to enjoy the beautiful countryside and views using private tracks and along the braided riverbed with not a soul around. We were very lucky that we had fabulous sunshine. She chose a different return...More

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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

It was a lovely day indeed ! Happy to hear your enjoyed our Cass Valley Tour and the different route back. The weather made for a great day in the backcountry ! Thank you for your feedback about the middle seats, we could have had...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Cristina and Ben took my husband and I on a private tour. We even got to swim in lake Pukaki. Glacier water , but the girls managed to take a quick dip. They both had a lot of knowledge of not only the Tekapo area...More

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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us! The swimming was a highlight of the tour for us too! we had fabulous summer weather to embrace the tour with! We look forward to seeing you again some day :)

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I are travelling around New Zealand on our honeymoon and we’re looking for a convenient, comfortable and adventurous way to see Lake Tekapo and the beautiful Mackenzie Countryside. Friends of ours that are locals recommended Tekapo Adventures — we booked their Cass...More

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CYHO2016, Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for your review! We enjoyed sharing with you the beautiful backcountry of Lake Tekapo. The Cass Valley is a stunning trip to take with us, and we are very happy you enjoyed sharing the experience with us.

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Ben and Cristina who run Tekapo Adventures are fabulous - very knowledgeable. My husband and I really enjoyed our tour - STUNNING VIEWS - we got some great shots and we learnt so much about New Zeland! We even went to visit some sheep! A...More

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CYHO2016, General Manager at Tekapo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you Vanessa for your kind words! We enjoyed sharing with you and your husband the Mackenzie Backcountry. We hope you enjoy the rest of your honeymoon in New Zealand !

Reviewed 29 January 2018

I work for a Timaru based electronics company, and we had a foreign supplier visiting last week. The trip was scheduled at short notice, so we were scrambling for ideas to entertain our guest (we like to provide visiting guests a quality Kiwi experience). When...More

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