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The Alpaca Place

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Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
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Alpaca Farm Tour

It was really insightful with Liz sharing with us the background & history of alpacas. Highly... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
60cherien
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Singapore, Singapore
Lovely farm visit

A warm welcome despite the rainy day. Thoroughly enjoyed the educational, yet fun interaction with... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Happiness61374944791
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Auckland, New Zealand
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BOOKING ESSENTIAL - Closed Thursdays. The Alpaca Place offers fully guided, interactive farm tours. You will not only meet our friendly alpacas, you are entertained by stories of our place and our alpacas, learn about alpacas, their farming and...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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365 Bluff Rangitumau Road, Masterton 5871, New Zealand
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+64 6-372 5565
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Reviewed yesterday

It was really insightful with Liz sharing with us the background & history of alpacas. Highly recommended to family with young children!

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Date of experience: December 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for reviewing your guided tour. We do appreciate your recommendation, and note that our tours are directed at adults and older children, however children of all ages are welcome with their parents.

Reviewed 2 days ago

A warm welcome despite the rainy day. Thoroughly enjoyed the educational, yet fun interaction with the cute alapacas and llamas. Thank-you for a wonderful experience :)

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Date of experience: December 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded today

We're so glad you had a wonderful experience with our alpacas on your guided tour. Thanks for your 5/5 review. A note to visitors: we don't have any llamas here - we are The Alpaca Place :)

Reviewed 6 days ago

it's a nice farm, got much information about the history of Alpaca.interaction with the alpaca, they are cute & lovely.

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Date of experience: December 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your review. Yes, our alpacas are cute & lovely - especially at the moment with a number of young cria (babies) to see.

Reviewed 6 days ago

I learnt so much about alpacas in the tour! Being close to them, feeding them, petting them and taking them out for a walk was a lovely experience.

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Date of experience: December 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're so glad you had a lovely experience getting up close and personal to our alpacas. Thank you for your very positive 5/5 review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

An unbiased & unpaid review | 3-Pax, 2.15pm Tour | November 25th, 2018 | Family of 3Easy booking (from I-Site)High-quality service & experienceFriendly guides; Sister Lis and teamKnowledgeable about pet's origin (something not to shun away)Feeding of AlpacaTaste of farmland encounterExposure to New Zealand's true...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We love your review title and, indeed, your whole review. It is so interesting for us to see ourselves from a visitor's perspective. We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your truly New Zealand experience and that you are a satisfied customer. Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the rainy weather, the owners are still willing to give us a tour of the alpacas which was really great! Loved the history of alpacas and in person experiences with them. We would definitely come back again during sunshines. Overall, it was a worth...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes, we are able to conduct our tours under most weather conditions although of course everyone loves sunshine as long as its not too hot. To say it was worth the journey coming here is really something since you travelled by train and taxi to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall a very informative and fun trip.Great to know there history and importance in south america

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Date of experience: November 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our aim is to share our interest in alpacas in a fun way so that people go away aware of the astonishing history of alpacas both in South America and here in New Zealand. Thanks for your 5/5 review :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You won’t regret visiting the Alpaca place but you may regret it if you don’t go! We had a wonderful time with Liz and Cheryl who were great hosts. They were a wealth of information about Alpacas in New Zealand, South America and all round...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

"You won't regret visiting The Alpaca Place" is truly the sentiment expressed by most of our visitors. We strive to fill your visit with activity and commentary that is both interesting and relevant. Thanks so much for the detail in your review and for awarding...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tour and very knowledgeable guide! The Alpacas were very friendly and we even got to feed them :)

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Date of experience: November 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed your alpaca experience. Many thanks for your comments and for ranking the guided tour with 5/5

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed seeing the Alpacas and taking them for a short walk - wish it could have been longer bu they are still getting used to peopleMore

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Date of experience: November 2018
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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Walking the alpacas is actually the longest section of the tour but of course it includes being individually introduced to the alpaca you will be walking, and being shown how to stroke, cuddle and lead them and then disbanding them all at the end of...More

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ZoeSingapore
15 October 2018|
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Response from AlpacaPlaceFarmTours | Property representative |
That is correct. We are a farm in rural Masterton, 10 minutes drive from the town
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NathanH2736
23 July 2018|
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Response from AlpacaPlaceFarmTours | Property representative |
In good weather with dry ground it is possible although the farm land is sometimes rough. Extended rain during winter would make the land unsuitable. Most parents opt to carry their babies.
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lbarruga
16 January 2018|
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Response from AlpacaPlaceFarmTours | Property representative |
Yes there is an admission charge: $30 for adults 15+ years and $15 for children 7-14 years. Booking is essential. You can book by phoning +64 6 372 5565 or online at our website. We look forward to your booking.
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