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Glenorchy Animal Experience

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Good end to our NZ trip

After seeing various animals on our drive around the South Island, we wanted to get up close and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Zoey F
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Great family friendly experience

On a leisurely excursion to Glenorchy we came upon the Glenorchy Animal Experience- so pleased we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Auckland, New Zealand
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Glenorchy Animal Experience is situated on a terrace overlooking Lake Wakatipu surrounded by mountains and stunning scenery. Come and pat, feed, photograph and interact with our many friendly farm animals. From alpaca to Pablo the donkey: something...more
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Glenorchy-Paradise Rd | Rapid 225, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
+64 21 252 7753
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After seeing various animals on our drive around the South Island, we wanted to get up close and personal with them. Glenorchy Animal Experience was super cheap and the owners really went out of their way to make sure we enjoyed ourselves. There were so...More

Thank Zoey F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a leisurely excursion to Glenorchy we came upon the Glenorchy Animal Experience- so pleased we decided to stop in. Our four year old absolutely loved it - great to get up close and interactive with farm animals along with Alpacas, Llamas and deer. A...More

Thank LisaKS_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drove past this place and decided to give it a shot as we had plenty of time. Lucky us, we had the whole “farm” to ourselves as we were the only ones, a family just left upon our arrival. For NZD20 per adult, it’s definitely...More

Thank wendys_hy279
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s a great day out with the kids, we got feed & pat the animals went and had lunch in town and came back for the sheep shearing. Was great value for money for an all day pass. Staff were fantastic and answered all the...More

Thank S8528GRmeganb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this as a family, got lots of great pictures of animals and the kids feeding them. The background scenery is gorgeous. Make sure you don't miss the sheep shearing demonstration at 2.30pm. Very friendly hosts who seemed genuinely interested in their guests...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended today with our 4yo daughter. Just a very short drive out of Glenorchy town centre, at $20 for admission, it was one of the better value attractions in the Queenstown area. Admission ticket allows multiple entries throughout the day, and in fact, we came...More

Thank PhilbyBlack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I made an impromptu visit here during our time in Glenorchy. At $20 per adult for the entire day and $5 per bag of animal food (we only needed one for our 1.5 hours there), this is hands down one of the...More

Thank pkmgoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's well worth the drive there. There's a huge variety of animals, they are well cared for and they each have their own unique personality. The owners are absolutely wonderful. They were kind enough to let me feed and pet the baby lambs! The sheep...More

Thank emmapollett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been driving around NZ for 12 days past all the animals and when I found Glenorchys Animal Experience online I begged my partner to go (he almost had more fun than I did!) and it didn’t disappoint! Incredible experience to feed and pat...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fun thing to do. The animals are soo friendly. A real treat for young and old. Sheep. Alpaca donkey goats horse pigs etc. great afternoon.

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fay m
26 January 2018|
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Yes it is absolutely suitable!