We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kaikoura Llama Trekking

Features Animals
Open Now: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Kaikoura Llama Trekking
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (82)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“day trek”(14 reviews)
“fyffe house”(27 reviews)
“guide kevin”(4 reviews)
Animal lovers enjoy spending time with our majestic Llama. They are fascinating animals to spend time with. Wonderfully intelligent, but with a shrewd cleverness. We offer two lengths of trek: 1 hour or half-day: HALF-DAY TREK (most popular...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
12 Kowhai Ford Road, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
+64 3-319 5033
Reviews (139)
Filter reviews
137 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews day trek fyffe house guide kevin seal colony animal lovers few hours local area couple of hours south island llamas pony scenery knowledge seals
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 137 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to spend a few hours walking with kevin and his llamas.... such funny and interesting creatures! ! I would highly recommend this non strenuous walk, be sure to watch the cows and horses reactions to the llamas too!!

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice experience with gentle animals. Not only made a nice trip but also learned about the animals and the environment.

Thank Wis-NL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible experience to walk with a llama, soothing, different. I learned a lot about llamas and the way they perceive the world and interact with it. I recommend!

Thank Manon C
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We had a brilliant time walking with the llamas along the Kaikoura peninsular to the seal colony and back. Who would have thought that trekking would involve bonding with the llamas, and that they had such different personalities? Kevin, our guide, gave us lots of...More

1  Thank Simon L
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Half a day trek with fantastic llamas and beautiful views. What more could you want? I loved every minute of the trek and it was incredible getting to spend a couple of hours with friendly llamas. Add on delicious cake and some education about Kaikoura...More

Thank roanniepannie
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly and very accomadating!! Such a fun and cool experience! They pack as much as they can into your trek and make it very worth it!!

Thank tamara683
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

I had such a fantastic day with Kevin and his llamas!Myself and a few other travelers each had our own llama to trek through Kaikoura. They were all so much fun and well behaved. Guide Kevin looked after us extremely well by giving us lots...More

Thank Markh001
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend this llama trek to anyone. We walked from central Kaikoura along the water front to the very first part of the peninsula, stopping for a break at fyffe house where we got complimentary entry (usually $10) and stopped for sandwiches, cake and...More

Thank ags2223
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing day llamatrekking through beautiful Kaikoura with llama 'Pete'! The llama's are so friendly and cute and really funny! We had a beautiful walk along the coast with spectaculair views of the mountains. The 'Fyffe house' was so pretty and really interesting, had...More

Thank Mila M
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went llama trekking, and totally loved it. The llamas might be intimidating for a minute, but you will get to know them soon enough. Along the beautiful coast of kaikoura you will get lots great photo moments, and you will be...More

Thank JobH52
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 nearby hotels
Lobster Inn Motor Lodge
68 reviews
3.95 km away
Alpine View Motel
87 reviews
4.03 km away
Heritage Court Motor Lodge
138 reviews
4.04 km away
Sunrise Lodge
64 reviews
4.06 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 62 nearby restaurants
Black Rabbit Pizza
196 reviews
4.29 km away
Kaikoura Indian Restaurant&Cafe
144 reviews
4.29 km away
Beach House Cafe
228 reviews
4.14 km away
Hislops Wholefood Cafe
313 reviews
4.18 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 54 nearby attractions
Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway
899 reviews
4.71 km away
Ohau Point Seal Colony
991 reviews
4.68 km away
Kaikoura i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
277 reviews
4.73 km away
Kaikoura Museum
59 reviews
4.69 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Zarana B
August 17, 2018|
Response from Simon L | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it's suitable for the child to trek directly as they would be too little to hold the llama. There's also a 3-4 km walk. It would work if one patent walks with the llama andcthe other looks after the child.