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Punakaiki Horse Treks

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State Highway 6, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
+64 3-731 1839
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Horseback riding on the beach!

We Loved Horseback riding. Marie was the perfect guide. I will always recommend you to anyone that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Amazing Trek through stunning nature

I did the 3 hour trek for 180$ and it was worth every cent! Marianne was a great guide who knew and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cologne, Germany
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State Highway 6, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
+64 3-731 1839
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We Loved Horseback riding. Marie was the perfect guide. I will always recommend you to anyone that is traveling to New Zealand!

Thank KellyStark41
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the 3 hour trek for 180$ and it was worth every cent! Marianne was a great guide who knew and told us a lot about the nature and the horses (they are rescued former racing horses - all very well behaved). The trek...More

Thank J T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neil and his staff will give you the instruction you need to handle your horse and enjoy the experience. Our 2.5 hour ride was safe, scenic and fun. Very convenient to the Punakaiki resort.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The guides were very friendly and knowledgable and the horses were calm, well trained and are looked after well. It was fun doing the river crossings and riding on the beach. It was great that the guides took the time to give the less experienced...More

Thank kms480
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing day riding with Punakaiki Horse Treks! The scenery was stunning, we crossed rivers, trotted along forest treks, drank tea made from a wild stream before the ride ended on the beach. All in all a great experience and we would recommend...More

Thank MajaJung
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Today we went horse riding in Punakaiki. My fiancée, who rode horses before, and me a complete beginner were both having a fantastic time. Our tour guide was Marianne, a lovely French girl who also spoke German fluently. She did a great job in guiding...More

Thank mcnizzzle
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The couple who owns the farm is warm and friendly. The horse riding tour is just amazing. You are lead through mountains, forests and lagoons, also across the beach. It's so much fun and I will def do it again when I come back in...More

Thank LeiaMay
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Had the most incredible day at the horse treks in Punakaiki. Myself and two friends went on a horse ride. We had a really friendly french girl lead us. She had a lot of knowledge about the horses and the surrounding area. We were given...More

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Punakaiki Horse Treks was and amazing experience on the South Island. A lot of the horses are rescued and transitioning to new homes. The trek winds through the mountain valleys, rivers, and out on to the beach. They offer horses for all levels of riders...More

Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

There was no plan for horse trekking on our NZ trip at all.. Until that day we drove past this stable on our way back from pancake rocks and got curious. It was amazing!!- we just wanted to have a look and as we didnt...More

Thank ap-ffm
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