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Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry

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Lake Tekapo
Lake Tekapo 7999, New ZealandPick p is outside AOTEA GIFTS in Lake Tekapo township. Look for a red and green sign, you can't miss it!
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    Lake Tekapo
    Stop: 3 hours -
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  • 2
    Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
    Stop: 2 hours -
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  • 3
    Mackenzie District
    Stop: 3 hours -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Light refreshments
    • Snacks
    • Live commentary on board
    • Professional guide
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This company was recommended to us by a friend who did it a year ago, and it didn’t disappoint. We had a fantastic morning with Cristina and the scenery was stunning. A very different view of the mountains from this side of the lake. The vistas were amazing no matter which
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    Response from CYHO2016, Manager at Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry
    Responded 1 week ago
    We are very pleased our Word Of Mouth made it all the way back around again:) Thank you for your review and for joining us! It was our pleasure :) Happy Travels !
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    We spontaneously booked this tour at the last minute and boy are we grateful we did! This tour is worth every cent! Cristina is an amazing guide. Her passion and love for the landscape she lives and works in brings a rare quality to the tour. The landscape you travel through
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    Response from CYHO2016, General Manager at Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry
    Responded 1 week ago
    Great to hear your review- and thank you kindly! We enjoyed touring you & your family around Lake Tekapo's stunning backcountry! Enjoy the rest of your holiday and NZ, and thanks for taking the time to review your tour with us!
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    So glad we decided to do this 4WD trip through MacKenzie country, as it gave us the opportunity to experience the beautiful scenery of this region which we couldn't have accessed on our own. We had a great time on this relaxed & enjoyable trip. Our guide was very friendly and
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    Response from CYHO2016, General Manager at Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thank you for reviewing us! Larry the Merino Lamb, isnt he just adorable! We sure love sharing him with visitors :) We appreciate your time in reviewing us and thank you for journeying through this special part of NZ with us!
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    Highly recommend! Christina was very knowledgeable and amazing.Best part of our trip, so far. Would do it again .
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    Response from CYHO2016, General Manager at Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thank you Kevin ! So happy our scenic 4wd tour has been the highlight of your time in NZ! Thats awesome to hear! Safe journeys onwards and thanks again for joining us!
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    This scenic 4WD was the best experience we have had in NZ. We got a tour of Mackenzie high country that we could have never accessed with our rental car. Stunning views of Mount Cook, glaciers and sheep farms. Great stopping points to take some beautiful photos. Our guide was
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    Response from CYHO2016, General Manager at Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thank you kindly! We value your feedback and really appreciate your kind words :) We will keep driving those landys as we do :) Many thanks for taking the time to review us and join us!
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    About the operator
    By: Tekapo Adventures
    45 reviews
    Sonalharia
    41
    Amazing tour 5 star
    Our 4WD experience with Christina as our driver was superb and exceeded our expectations. It wasn't at all
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    Bermudakm
    Kelowna, Canada
    20
    Off the beaten track
    This company was recommended to us by a friend who did it a year ago, and it didn’t disappoint. We had a
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    mstarrbuck
    Melbourne, Australia
    96
    Look no further!!
    We spontaneously booked this tour at the last minute and boy are we grateful we did! This tour is worth every
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    Jaffa B
    Wellington, New Zealand
    137
    Just superb Out back Station tour.
    Wow. Every now and again you get a perfect adventure. Cristina the guide and her knowledge of things "out the back
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    Suzanne N
    30
    Great time enjoying the breathtaking scenery
    So glad we decided to do this 4WD trip through MacKenzie country, as it gave us the opportunity to experience the
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    Ruddeno
    10
    Kevin
    Highly recommend! Christina was very knowledgeable and amazing.Best part of our trip, so far. Would do it again .
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    drkrao
    10
    Amazing experience!
    This scenic 4WD was the best experience we have had in NZ. We got a tour of Mackenzie high country that we could
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    jnarvekar
    30
    Breathtaking 4WD experience in an area of outstanding natural beauty!!!
    Picture God's Canvas ... a highway carved out by glaciers ... 15,000 rugged high country merino sheep ... an
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    viraju
    10
    A Must-Do Tekapo activity
    Christina and her Backcountry 4WD adventure company showed us an incredible time! We experienced the region like
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    Brian L
    101
    Amazing 4-wheeling adventure.
    Amazing, unique trip. Views are amazing. Getting to go on a private huge sheep farm was a once in a lifetime.
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    scpancspan
    Houston, Texas
    215
    Get away from the crowds
    What an awesome and truly unique experience to see the Cass Valley. Cristina picked us in the Rover and within 20
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    mayu1374
    10
    Yes, it's the taste of adventure!
    We went through the wilderness of Mackenzie High Country where tourists don't have access in a nice 4WD Jeep. So
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    dougier958
    30
    Amazing!!
    Lovely trip out with Ben this afternoon. Felt like we actually got into the scenery. Ben was good company and very
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    RajNov2019
    10
    Wonderful Experience!
    The guides, Cristina and Chris, were excellent, informative and very friendly. Scenic off road experience in a
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    leahk43
    Roseville, California
    410
    Fabulous adventure.
    My friend and I booked a last-minute trip with Tekapo Adventure for the 1.5-hour tour of the MacKenzie High
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