Explore the breathtaking beauty of Lake Tekapo's backcountry by Scenic 4WD Tour in the ultimate off road vehicle of a Land Rover Defender.
This 3 hour scenic tour offers guests the opportunity to access private and remote High Country Stations, providing some of the
best scenery and landscapes within the beautiful Mackenzie Country.
Your professional 4WD driver will pick you up in Tekapo township and whisk you away through private gates and into pristine landscapes of towering mountains, cascading glaciers, turquoise filled lakes and silent backcountry. We'll travel off road on private farm tracks and stop for a variety of stunning photography opportunities for the best photos of Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki, The Ben Ohau Mountain Range, Remote wilderness vistas and backcountry huts.
Along the tour, your driver will give educational commentary of the unique landforms and ecology that make up The Mackenzie Basin, and how this area offers some of New Zealand's most impressive landscapes.
Take in the beauty by a refreshment and home made snack provided mid tour, followed by scenic viewpoints by short walks from the vehicle.
Your Scenic 4WD Tour will end its off road venture by visiting farm animals, where you can feed and pet Sheep, Horses,Chickens and other friends. Travel back to Lake Tekapo off road, and feel as though you've travelled remote and far away from the tourists and busyness of New Zealand's famous Night Skies reserves.