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Hollyford Track

Te Anau-Milford Hwy, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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We were very lucky with the weather, the group and the guide. Not cheap but you get what you pay... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bbrichau
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Amazing experience in a remote part of NZ!

Wow - this is a truly fantastic Guided 3 day walk that included jet boating and a scenic helicopter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KB0007
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Te Anau-Milford Hwy, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were very lucky with the weather, the group and the guide. Not cheap but you get what you pay for. Special thanks to Graham Scott, our guide. His story telling and knowledge of fauna and flora is inspiring.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow - this is a truly fantastic Guided 3 day walk that included jet boating and a scenic helicopter flight! We are Kiwis and have done other walks in the area the "hard way" (Milford, Routeburn, Keplar) so this was a first for us. Having...More

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Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kia ora KB0007 Thanks so much for taking the time to place a review on Trip Advisor. We're so pleased to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your trip and learned some stories along the way from Graeme. The Hollyford is certainly a very special place and...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Excellent adventure guided by Mark and Cameron. We enjoyed the informative and fun approach of the guides, as well as amazing food (supplying Gluten free diet was no problem at all), stunning scenery, great lodges and awesome bunch of fellow travellers. Jetboating and Helicopter were...More

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Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora Jayare63 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your Hollyford experience. We're so pleased you enjoyed your adventure with Mark and Cam. The Hollyford Valley is a very special place and it's always rewarding to share it with guests...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Inspiring scenery, an exhilarating walk and wonderful food and rest at the end of the day. We learnt much of the nature and history of the area through the informative and engaging guides and always felt safe and well cared for. Not much to fault...More

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Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora wllittle Thanks very much for taking the time to review your Hollyford Track experience, we're so glad that enjoyed your time with us there. It's certainly a very unique part of the world with some incredible history attached to it. Yes, insect repellent...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is a unique experience that has a very personalised approach due to maximum size of 16 per trip. With two guides and further lodge staff to provide for every need makes for an exceptional experience. I initially thought that the cost was 'up there'...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora Janice, Thank you for your review. It sounds like your trip exceeded your expectations which is what we strive to do for our guests. We pride ourselves on giving our guests a memorable experience in this beautiful part of New Zealand that many...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Where do I begin to describe this amazing experience? There were 11 people in our (guided) group including my girlfriend and I. Our two guides, Mark and Cam, were absolutely outstanding. Nothing was too much trouble for them and their knowledge, humour and incredible customer...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora g_flinkerberg, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you had an incredible trip. Mark and Cam are great aren't they. Lots of humour I am sure. There are so many elements to this trip and our...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Impressive Guided Walk from Ngai Tahu Tourism. An excellent way to see the Track and get to know the valley, its nature and its history.More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora John, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you were impressed with your trip. It truly is a beautiful part of New Zealand and we love sharing this with our guests. Hopefully you came away with some great stories and photos...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

3 great days in a beautiful place. Two great guides Ellen and Cameron intertaining and knowledgeable. Great jetboating and an exiting helicopterride to Milford. A great walk worth the moneyMore

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora bentec2018, Thank you for taking to time to write a review. We are so pleased you had a great three days with Ellen and Cameron. A few laughs I am sure. A great part of the trip is the various transport elements...you're not...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

I walked the Hollyford Track with Ngai Tahu Tourism in December 2017. The entire experience was brilliant- Great people, great scenery, great food, a superb mix of walking, jet boating and capped off with an unforgettable helicopter transfer from Martin’s Bay to Milford Sound.More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora Tony, Thank you for your review. We are so happy you had a brilliant experience with the team. We definitely agree that the experience has a great mix of walking, jet boating and to finish the trip with a helicopter into Milford Sound...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017

We took on the Hollyford Guided walk as an extended family group of 16, aged from 17 - 67. What an ecological, environmental , adventurous and historical experience. The beauty of the track and its surrounds, the professionalism and freindliness of all the staff and...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Kia ora Kiwisx11, Thank you for your review. Wow what a memorable experience to have together. We are so pleased you had an incredible trip with your extended family. Hopefully you got some wonderful photos to go with the stories Graeme told. Safe travels. Nga...More

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Pjm181
11 September 2017|
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Response from Liz W | Reviewed this property |
As a keen hiker (or tramper as they're called in NZ) a proper hiking boot will not just give ankle support but also prevent toes being bruised if the ankle is well supported & give better grip on slopes. You walk 19km on the... More
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Kia ora Sue, It is an amazing experience and you will thoroughly enjoy it. Footwear with good support is recommended but you also don't want something too heavy. Insect repellents are dependent on whether you would like a... More
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