"ESCAPE THE CROWDS" with the opportunity to take amazing photos while being guided about the surrounding Te Anau area.

What's included?

This fully guided tour of Te Anau begins with a pick up from your accommodation and includes various scenic viewpoints, overlooking our cool temperate rain forest and NZ's second largest lake. Along the way we'll Visit the shores of lake Te Anau, feed Alpacas, discover all about NZ's history, visit the endangered Takahe, and enjoy the tranquility as we leisurely stroll along next to the upper Waiau river. While at the river learn about our Beech forest and even meet the wildlife, (Almost guaranteed to see a Trout swim nearby!) or native birds that are unique to NZ.  Highly entertaining and all within a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

So take a step into the photographs..... and let our team enhance your stay with a high class, local tour of our very own hidden... "slice of paradise".

2018 winter Promotional tours include $30 THURSDAYS and our FRIDAY FREEBIE! (10:30 am tour only) until the end of August.

Contact us and we may be able to accommodate a time that best suits you.

Where do you go from?

We can pick you up from your accommodation or meet in town outside the Takahe cafe. Te Anau lakefront. See the map for the Te Anau Tour departure point.

What Does it Cost?

Duration 2½ hours. Adults $45... Kids $20... and under 5's go FREE!

Things you might want to bring...

A warm jacket depending on the weather... reasonable footwear, and a camera for scenic photo stops is a must! We have umbrellas but hopefully you won't need one.


What to expect

Amazing scenic photo stops of the Upper Waiau river over-looking lake Te Anau. Guided bush walk along the river's edge. Visit the Te Anau bird park to view the endangered Takahe. Department of conservation visitors centre museum. Ramparts scenic viewpoint. Amazing photo opportunity overlooking the entire Te Anau basin, Fiordland's National Park and N.Z.'s second largest lake. Meet the Moa and feed the friendly Alpacas. Tour of the town centre, what's what and where to find it.