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Tasman Valley 4WD Tours

89 Terrace Rd | The Hermitage Hotel, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
+64 3-435 1809
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I thought we were going to take a 4 WD vehicle up on a glacier. Maybe I didn't read the fine... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
abbaav
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disappointing and waste of time and money

Booked a Christmas present for my family last September for what i believed to be a 8 wheeler all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dorothy O
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  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“argo ride” (6 reviews)
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“tasman valley” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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89 Terrace Rd | The Hermitage Hotel, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought we were going to take a 4 WD vehicle up on a glacier. Maybe I didn't read the fine print. The ride is up a scenic trail with lots of spectacular scenery to view. At the end of the trail you discover that...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a Christmas present for my family last September for what i believed to be a 8 wheeler all terrain vehicle trip in the Tasman valley .The trip was booked with Tasman valley 4WD & Argo Tours . We drove all the way from Christchurch...More

Thank Dorothy O
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Fun, informative, fun, exciting, magical... highly recommend this trip, what a happy time! Picked up at The Hermitage and taken out for the trip of a lifetime. So glad we did this trip.

Thank nrw15
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I was visiting Mt Cook with my parents and decided to take this 4wd tour. Its gets you to a look-out that we would not have been able to get to otherwise and is very worth it. The vehicles are lots of fun and not...More

1  Thank littletravelvoice
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Although Graham was nice this was not a good activity. Not interesting (maybe it can be better in winter with snow), and way too expensive for what it is. I would advise you to take a trail instead !

2  Thank pou-bi-chou
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

On visiting Mount Cook area we were very fortunate with the weather, and got to see Mount Cook without any clouds hiding it from view. This is apparently very rare, so we consider ourselves lucky. We decided to do this 4WD tour for $80. It...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This trip starts with a pick-up at the hotel by 4wd. You get helmets to wear and get into the Argos vehicle at a parking place some 20 minutes from the hotel. You then go on a trip over a footpath (!!). You get to...More

1  Thank mariscaz
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed our potentially rainy day alternative in the comfort of a six-passenger 4WD van. The road was rough, and the hike was challenging for some in our group with knee problems. The views from the top were worth it to see the Tasman Lake...More

Thank 262DianeV2014
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Took a morning trip with Argo Tours. The vehicle was amusing and a little different for the kids, but it was nothing more than a quick trip up a gravel track, stopping midway for a short hike up to see the Glacier from a distance...More

1  Thank RSH68
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Our Nepalese guide was excellent .. good sense of humour and took our photos. The views were amazing as were the meadows of flowers. However ... the vehicle is tight if you have six adults, 2 in the front and 4 in the back. You...More

Thank rdella
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ScottWilmslow
22 September 2016|
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Response from 408lynleym | Reviewed this property |
You'll be fine just booking on the day or the day before I would recommend that as it would be weather dependant.
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Heather F
3 September 2016|
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Response from Heather F |
Thank you !
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Indra K
22 March 2015|
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Response from Graeme S | Property representative |
Dear Indra You can book from the motel but all trips leave from the Hermitage Hotel. Regards Graeme Slatter
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