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Kaikoura Llama Trekking

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12 Kowhai Ford Road, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
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Excellent day

Amazing to meet all the llamas trek was amazing , we only contacted them an hour before and they... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
knowlesjo83
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Great time for family and all animal lovers!

Reached there and was greeted by the lovely Jess and Barney the 2 border collies! Vivian the... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Spencer N
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Animal lovers enjoy spending time with our majestic Llama. They are fascinating animals to spend time with. Wonderfully intelligent, but with a shrewd cleverness. We offer two lengths of trek: 1 hour or half-day: HALF-DAY TREK (most popular) - Kaikoura Bay beach walk - FIVE tours in one - free entry to Fyffe House Museum, visit seal colony, free drink and cake, free entry to Kaikoura Farm Park. ONE-HOUR TASTER TREK - to the nearest river with abundant wildlife and preserved native woodland.
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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12 Kowhai Ford Road, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Amazing to meet all the llamas trek was amazing , we only contacted them an hour before and they pulled out all stops to make our day amazing

Thank knowlesjo83
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Reached there and was greeted by the lovely Jess and Barney the 2 border collies! Vivian the manager was so sweet and awesome, being very professional and homely as if we have been friends all along, even with the goat jumping here and there looking...More

Thank Spencer N
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

I had a lovely half-day trek with my llama Max, while my friend walked with Bluey. It's amazing how the llamas have their own unique personalities, and you definitely get to bond with the llamas as you walk. The scenery is absolutely spectacular and the...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had a ball on the 1/2 day trek. Kevin the guide was very kind and knowledgeable of not only the area but of the Llamas also. We had a great time, bonding with our llamas as you walk around to the peninsula, taking in...More

1  Thank Mia W
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Was very excited to go on this tour but unfortunately I got a call while waiting at the meeting point that my tour was canceled, because the other people from my group rescheduled. He was very sorry. Got offered to take a shorter tour 2...More

Thank Nienke V
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Yep! That happenned! Trekking along the peninsulat walkway was a blast with our Llama. Kevin, our guide took at heart to tell us a lot about this unusual animal but also about the history of the place. It was a guided walk taken to the...More

Thank Robin_Laura
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

It was an impromptu decision and so glad we did it. It was a memorable trip the Lamas were incredible! As was our host very knowledgable about the Lamas and the coastline and of course local knowledge, I'd recommend it to anyone who wants a...More

1  Thank PaulSM8296JP
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

When we could not go whale watching we booked this instead and were very glad that we did. We had our 8 & 11 year old with us and they especially bonded with the animals, which were all beautifully natured and had there own unique...More

Thank phil j
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

We enjoyed a coastal walk with two llamas, Max and Legend. It was a great day and the guide was friendly and informative.

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Had an absolute blast with Kevin and his llamas on a sunny day in Kaikoura. Kevin was a great guide and manager of these tours. He was very flexible with our last minute changes which was great. The llamas themselves were beautiful, friendly and we...More

Thank Polly J
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