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Address: PO Box 96, Glenstrae Farm, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 03 319 7021
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A tremendous day out

After a couple of phone calls, I managed to get a booking with Glenstrae Farm 4 Wheel Adventures. It was an absolutely fantastic experience and was totally worth the price and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

After a couple of phone calls, I managed to get a booking with Glenstrae Farm 4 Wheel Adventures. It was an absolutely fantastic experience and was totally worth the price and the time. I would suggest that it's the top attraction in Kaikoura as it gives you so many different views and experiences in 3 hours. The tour goes for... More 

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Dublin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

My boyfriend and I werebin kaikoura for two days this week, and having already done whale tours and dolphin swims in the past, we were looking for something different! The lady in the I-site centre recommended this tour and I'm so glad she did! It was absolutely fantastic! The scenery from the top of the mountains is stunning, and the... More 

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Aberdeen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I would like to thank Alister and John for the warm welcome extend to our party. We had the most memorable trip and enjoyed the scenery along with the details provided by allster during our outing. This had to be ones of he best organised and value for money days out we had in our visit to NewZealand. When web... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Can only echo others words. I arrived on my own (wife didn't fancy it) to fid so others had cancelled leaving only me. Undeterred, and still enthusiastic, Alastair took me out on my own to give me a one on one tour on his bikes. After a brief teach-in, we took to the trails and covered his farm over the... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

While the primary reason most people go to Kaikoura is to go whale watching, we loved this adventure the most. It's not your standard tourist trap. The tour is run by the owner, Alistair, and you get to ride around in 20km of the most scenic property around the coast. I won't repeat all the great things said in the... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

Alistair had a little a practice track set up for people to get the hang of the 4 wheelers before the guided 2 hour ride. The track itself is amazing! Beautiful scenery everywhere, cows, sheep, mud puddles! The best views you will ever see, period. The ride itself is so much fun, not too bumpy but not too tame. Alistair... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I have to admit to being a bit nervous about doing this, and I did take a while to get the hang of it but Alastair was very safety conscious which gave me confidence, I did get the hang of it and was glad I didn't have to become Alastair's back seat driver! Great fun, great views, great guide.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

True down to earth kiwi quide. AMAZING kiwi scenery. Great equipment. Variety of terrains. An excellent experience for all ages.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

It has been more almost 2 months now since we visited Glenstrae Farm in Dec 2014. And my family is still talking about this amazing and also a very unique experience we had there. Didn't expect the 8 wheel Argo vehicle could bring us up and down the hills so effortlessly - thanks to Alistair's good driving skills. Few parts... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

If you do 1 thing in N.Z.... make this it. Easily the best activity we have done. Alistair the guide was great fun and cared about everyone on the trip, giving confidence to those who needed it while ensuring everyone got what they wanted out the experience. couldn't recommend enough!.

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