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Address: Luxmore Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 27 269 9478
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A must for Te Anau

This is one of the best trip in Te Anau to do, Richard is a great guy and an experience guide. Very knowledgeable, interesting and entertaining

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 February 2014
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Te Anau, New Zealand

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Te Anau, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

This is one of the best trip in Te Anau to do, Richard is a great guy and an experience guide. Very knowledgeable, interesting and entertaining

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2013

Our experience with Astronomy Fiordland was outstanding - and we didn't even get to see the stars! We booked online and kept in touch with Richard in advance of our trip. Bad weather prevented us from getting out on our scheduled night, so we extended our stay in Te Anau another night in hopes of better weather. Richard was happy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2013

We had a astronomy tour booked in Mt. Cook but it was too cloudy and rainy so when we got to Te Anau we heard about this. We thought we'd try again and it ended up being a great night, despite the moon being strong. We got to see rings on Saturn & the atmosphere on Jupiter! Richard was awesome... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2010

My wife and I had the good fortune of getting a private astronomy tour from Richard in November 2010. We aren't astronomy people, but are geeky and love science. Richard was able to relate his knowledge to us and was able to answer all of our questions. We found the trip to be a great value, and a absolutely memorable... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2010

Astronomy tours are a great thing to do on your own or with a family; for visitors and locals alike. Richard runs an entertaining and informative tour based in the clear pollution free skies of Fiordlands Te Anau. I have done this type of tour before but it is certainly well worth doing again and a great place to start... More 

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