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Te Anau-Milford Hwy, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

3 great days in a beautiful place. Two great guides Ellen and Cameron intertaining and knowledgeable. Great jetboating and an exiting helicopterride to Milford. A great walk worth the moneyMore

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Kia ora bentec2018, Thank you for taking to time to write a review. We are so pleased you had a great three days with Ellen and Cameron. A few laughs I am sure. A great part of the trip is the various transport elements...you're not...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

I walked the Hollyford Track with Ngai Tahu Tourism in December 2017. The entire experience was brilliant- Great people, great scenery, great food, a superb mix of walking, jet boating and capped off with an unforgettable helicopter transfer from Martin’s Bay to Milford Sound.More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Kia ora Tony, Thank you for your review. We are so happy you had a brilliant experience with the team. We definitely agree that the experience has a great mix of walking, jet boating and to finish the trip with a helicopter into Milford Sound...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

We took on the Hollyford Guided walk as an extended family group of 16, aged from 17 - 67. What an ecological, environmental , adventurous and historical experience. The beauty of the track and its surrounds, the professionalism and freindliness of all the staff and...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Kia ora Kiwisx11, Thank you for your review. Wow what a memorable experience to have together. We are so pleased you had an incredible trip with your extended family. Hopefully you got some wonderful photos to go with the stories Graeme told. Safe travels. Nga...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

The Hollyford Track guided walk was exceptional! Though the first day is quite long, arriving at the lodge at the end of day to enjoy a hot shower, roaring fire, glass of wine and excellent food made it all worthwhile. Our Guides, Graham and Cameron,...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Kia ora Duvaka, Thank you for your review. There is nothing quite like a hot shower, a roaring fire, glass of wine and delicious food at the end of a long day. Well deserved that is for sure! We think the variety of environment is...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

This was our first trip to NZ and I couldn't think of a better way to kick off our trip. Cool Highlights: - great hiking group- diverse and energetic group - awesome guides - I can't say enough here. Jenny and Pam were great guides-...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Kia ora Trexgator64, Thank you for your review. What a wonderful way to experience New Zealand for the first time. You certainly choose the best way to experience one of the most incredible part of the country. It always fantastic to hear such great feedback...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Did this trip the first time five years ago. Saw a totally different, but always awesome Hollyford. Great guided and lodge hosts completed the wonderful experience.

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Kia ora StayNostay, Thank you for your review. Welcome back after 5 years. We are so pleased you had another wonderful trip although different from your previous visit. We think the Hollyford Valley is awesome too. Safe travels. Nga Mihi (Kind Regards), Kate

Reviewed 10 November 2017

I did the guided walk, organised by the Hollyford Track group, in early November 2017. The weather wasn't promising and the first day was a 20km walk in steady rain. Having been to Fiordland before, I was prepared for wet and cold weather. The two...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Kia ora David, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that your preparation for carrying wet weather gear helped with enjoying the experience. Fiordland weather is never guaranteed! We pride ourselves on the knowledge and expertise of our guides. They have a wealth...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

We did the 3 Day Hollyford Track Guided Walk the first for this season starting 21st October and it was one of the most amazing experiences I've ever done. I choose the Hollyford to celebrate my 50th birthday with my partner Damien and our two...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Kia ora Pictonbear, Thank you for your review. What a wonderful way to celebrate your 50th birthday! We think it is a pretty special experience so we are so pleased you had the most amazing experience. The guys always know how to make a memorable...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

My sister and I Tramped your special place the mountains to the sea in November 2016 and it sure lived up to its name as your beautiful velley feel very priveledged to have been guided by Justin and Miki and to experience the diversIty of...More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Kia ora Marie, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you had an amazing experience with the Hollyford Track team - Justin and Miki are fantastic guides don't you think. It is an incredible place to visit and we love being able to...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

I did the 3 Day Hollyford Track Guided Walk and it was 1 of the most amazing experiences I've ever done. I took my parents who are 64-66 years old and it was great for them too as barely any steep terrain on the walk....More

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Kate_NTT_Southern, Marketing Coordinator at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Kia ora Brent, Thank you for your review. It is wonderful to hear you had the most amazing experience through the Hollyford Valley. What a great trip to have with your parents. We hope you got some family photos to reminiscence about your trip when...More

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chvrche5
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Response from bbrichau | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. That should be ok yes, if the weather is fine
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Pjm181
11 September 2017|
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Response from Liz W | Reviewed this property |
As a keen hiker (or tramper as they're called in NZ) a proper hiking boot will not just give ankle support but also prevent toes being bruised if the ankle is well supported & give better grip on slopes. You walk 19km on the... More
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suntrace
28 August 2017|
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Response from Nzedfi |
Hi Guided Walks New Zealand, which is part of Ngai Tahu Tourism, run the Three day guided walk in the Hollyford. You can check their Hollyfordtrack website for more information and to book online.
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