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Come experience New Zealand's ultimate alpine mountain-farm 4WD adventure. The perfect mix of Wanaka's breath-taking scenery, history, heritage and farming life. This will be a genuine highlight of your New Zealand holiday.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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+64 27 390 2152
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent an afternoon on a tour with Ridgeline Adventures in Wanaka New Zealand. Our driver and tour guide George was beyond great. It was a 4 wheel drive tour of a beautiful farm that rose above Wanaka Lake. It’s hard to describe how special...More

1  Thank Janice S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

George was a great guide his passion and experience made our 4 wheel drive adventure truly amazing! West Wanaka station was a fascinating property and we appreciate the owner allowing us to visit.

Thank Barb G
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a great start to our season. First Wild Hills for the summer and we receive this review. Thanks so much. George will be over the moon!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ridgeline run a smooth operation... no waiting around for pick up, very punctual. Drive and commentary was great. Mark (local owner & operator) was able to answer all our questions and knew so much about the area. Incredible views from the top, a very special...More

Thank Jaimee M
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

"Cool, comfortable, calm and collected" A great description !! Thanks for taking the time to write. Very much appreciate your well chosen words. Thank you.

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Wonderful guide and tour, stopped for coffee and tea and sweets. Guide offer narrative of local area and history.

1  Thank Joe A
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. Our Alpine Cafe is becoming legendary............

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Hello, My family and I take a tour today with Ridgeline Adventures. It was a beautiful experience. The guide, George Scott is a really good guy, very sympathic. So don't hesitate to take this safari. Thierry

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Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Our Wanaka Highlights Safari is perfect for families, so please you all enjoyed it. Thanks for the glowing recommendation.

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This tour is the highlight of my trip to Wanaka. You can see great views in the private farm, feed the adorable sheep and have a close look at herds of deers. Our tour guide was Richard Meylan. He was absolutely professional, friendly and nice....More

Thank SwC17
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

So glad you didn't miss this!! We are very lucky to have West Wanaka Station to ourselves. It really makes you feel very special and at one with nature. Thanks for your very kind words.

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The farm tour was a unique experience, part of a very special tour overall. Thanks to George for sharing his knowledge and making sure we had a great time.

2  Thank Melissa A
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Our Wanaka Highlights Safari is certainly a unique experience, so pleased you enjoyed your time with George too.

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic off roading experience led by the experienced John who guided us through spectacular scenery with effortless ease. From start to finish it was a relaxed and informative trip as John told us about the area- its history and its future. As we...More

2  Thank LindaD1961
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thanks so much for this great review. Winter is a wonderful time to come to be here, the Deer are close because they are being supplementary fed which makes for great photos!! With all the fresh snow on the peaks and a hot cup of...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

We had a wonderful tour with Richard. Driving through the farm stopping to see deer and feeding sheep. The drive up to the top was bumpy but exciting. Fantastic views of the lake and mountains, then tea and cake! Plenty of opportunity to take photos...More

Thank Lwpark
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

We love getting people well off the beaten track and to educate them on Wanaka's fascinating past and present. So glad that Richard taught you alot about our slice of paradise.

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Not for the feint of heart. The cliff drops are jaw dropping. The scenery is unparalleled. The guide was wonderful land funny.

2  Thank Marfot
Mark O, Owner at Ridgeline Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

There are not many adventures like our Wild Hills Safari, yes some of the tracks are less than flat but as you say the views you get at the top are "jaw-dropping". Such a great description. Thanks for choosing us.

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Response from StoryGirl1 | Reviewed this property |
I was a traveler, like you so you have to contact Ridgelne directly. 1. My tour was 3 hours but you can get other lengths. 2. We went to the West Station for a 3 HR tour of the ranch 3. No walking if you don't want... More
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