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untamedNZ is Dunedin's best, little tour company. We are your Qualmark endorsed, specialist small-group shore excursion and day tour provider in the South. Based out of Dunedin, NZ we offer expert guides to showcase Dunedin and the lower South...more
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an amazing day with Mateo, we saw Sea lions, Fur seals, Royal Albatross, little blue penguins, yellow-eyed penguins(the highlight of the tour) and hiked to see some amazing 360 degree views of the Otago peninsula. Mateo's relationship with the people at Penguin place...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review Brandon! We sure had a special tour. We pride ourselves on small-group touring and having these connections from years of living and working on the Peninsula allows us some special privileges on tour!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Dunedin with my children. On our last day, we decided to see Royal Albatross. I thought it would be a rare experience for us. From the beginning, our tour guide, Mateo was very polite and kind. At first, he explained our schedule which...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Satoko, It was so nice to meet you and your boys! We have a fantastic day to explore the Otago Peninsula and surrounds topped off with an action packed tour at the Royal Albatross Centre! Aren't Albatross just the most majestic gliding giants? I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you come to Dunedin, untamedNZ is the way to go! I greatly recommend Mateo as a tour guide, he is flexible, fun and I think he knows everything about South Island wildlife! ;-) I had a great time watching penguins and spotting albatross at...More

Thank Esther_nomad
Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Esther, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We had a lovely time spotting the various birds at Orokonui and enjoying time on my beloved Otago Peninsula. It was a special privilege for us to get to see Paku...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks for Mateo to run a trip for Kakapo!It’s an unique opportunity to see the superstar Sirocco!How cute it is!I booked twice to see it! Definitely it is an amazing creature of the world,unbelievable adorable! Mateo is a sweet guide,friendly and knowledgeable.He gave me the...More

Thank LiuliuK
Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kathy, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us! Isn't Sirocco just amazing!? We are so glad you enjoyed your time with him (so much you booked a second night). He's a real star of New Zealand's conservation programme! You...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I booked a tour with Mateo really last minute but it was the best decision I made during my trip to Dunedin! I was there for a conference so I had not seen many of the sights and with Mateo I saw all of the...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Hi Annmarie, Thank you so much for your very kind words! Our trip was fantastic and I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself. We surely had a fantastic to explore the many different aspects of the Otago Peninsula! It was so nice to chat with you...More

Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

I spent a fantastic day on Sunday exploring Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula with Mateo. I was impressed that my tour went ahead as I was the only person booked, but he is clearly passionate about sharing his corner of the world with visitors, and...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Hi Sarah, thank you so much for your kind words! We had a fantastic day of City sights and Wildlife highlights. The magnolias at this time of the year are just wonderful... You timed your visit to perfection :) We specialise in small groups and...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

I had a limited time in Dunedin and didn't book my tour until 9pm the night before - the hotel had given me the UntamedNZ brochure. The email response confirming my booking was instant. Mateo picked me up at my hotel - I was the...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hi Gillian, Thank you so much for your kind words! It was just so lovely to meet you and it really makes us happy that you found an appreciation of our wonderful wildlife at Orokonui. We specialise in small group tours and always do our...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

I had the pleasure and privilege of being in NZ for a little over a month this winter. While being in NZ is quite an experience in itself, the various excursions with Mateo made my trip truly unforgettable! Mateo was kind enough to take us...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hey Reid, Thanks so much for your kind words. We had a wow of a time adventuring to every corner of the lower South Island! Great fun :) It was so awesome to be part of your record breaking fishing tour... That was a mighty...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I went to New Zealand on a study abroad trip with friends and was introduced to UntamedNZ early in the trip. We went to Milford Sound and it was worth every penny! We enjoyed our time with the driver and loved the tour he provided....More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Kia ora Summer, Thank you so much for your kind words! Our trip to Milford Sound was certainly amazing and we had a wonderful tour! Sun, smiles and spectacular sights pretty much sums it up :) Now that you are an honorary kiwi we are...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018

We were so lucky to choose this trip, which was reccommended by the lady in the i-site. We had beautiful weather and Mateo, our guide, was so informative and genuinely passionate about the area, and its flora and fauna. We were lucky enough to see...More

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Mateo W, Owner at untamedNZ tour company, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Hi Brian and Maureen, Thank you for your very kind words! What a lovely day we had exploring the Otago Peninsula together. And even better that we have made some life-long memories for you! The wildlife viewing was fantastic and the chance to see the...More

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