Self Drive Guided Buggy Tour

The best hands on adventure Queenstown has to offer! Join our knowledgable local guides as we guide you around our exclusive adventure park, just 5 mins from town. Power through the rolling landscape, round corners, through creeks and be amazed at where these top of the range off road machines can take you. 

Are you ready?

Nowhere in the world could a landscape be more suited to utilising these off road buggies amazing capabilities.

Just 5 minutes from Queenstown, our exclusive adventure park is your perfect private playground for our buggy tours.

Having acquired the necessary skills in our training area your guide will lead you on adrenalin packed, off road tracks and trails to stunning view points over Queenstown. 

You will get to test the full capabilities of this machine in action and will be rewarded with endless fun, excitement and off road adrenalin rushes with some of the most spectacular views you could imagine. 

With over 30 years off road guiding experience and top of the range machines, you could not be in better hands. The only issue will be how to wipe the smile off your face at the end.


  • At least 1 hour driving! (1.5hrs inc. transfer)
  • Self Drive - up to 2 drivers
  • Add Passengers - $60pp
  • Up to 4 people per buggy
  • 10am, 12pm, 2pm
  • Family Friends - Kids from 4 years old!
  • Tracks from 'Mild to Wild'

If you have a group booking of 3 or more buggies please contact us if your preferred timeslot is not available and we can look at making private tour arrangements. 

Multiple buggies available for group bookings


You should know...

Confirmed tours will depart from our shop in central Queenstown (61A Shotover Street).

Please check in at least 10mins before your departure time. 

Parking is a premium in Queenstown! You’re welcome to use the 30 minute parking on Shotover Street and then follow us out to the location in your own vehicle – otherwise, we have a van to transfer you to and from town centre.

We’re constantly updating our fleet with more and newer machines, please get in touch for large group bookings. 

Buggy prices are based on up to 2 drivers – passengers can join for $60 per person, max 4 per machine but we may have extra room in our guides buggy, please call for larger families

Minimum age as a passenger is 4 years old. Please see the driving section for minimum drivers age. 

As with all off-road tours this trip is not recommended those who are pregnant or have bad backs etc.

All tours must be pre-booked

  • Helmets, eye protection and gloves
  • Return transport from the Off Road shop to the buggy site
  • Local experienced guide
  • Top of the line machines
  • Wet weather gear (rain jacket/ rain pants/ gumboots) if needed
  • Dress for the conditions in clothes you don’t mind getting a bit dusty
  • Bring any drinks and snacks you need for the duration of the tour
  • Camera if you would like to take your own photos

Our buggies are brilliant in all weather year round- fun in the sun and the wetter the better. Full wet weather gear is available with our tours.

If you would like to drive the buggy you will need:

  • A full driving licence that will need to be displayed on the day
  • Be over 18 years old
  • Have good conversational level English to understand guides safety instructions
  • Sign a $3000 buggy bond against a Visa/ Mastercard (no funds will be blocked or held)
  • You don’t need experience driving a buggy

Bookings of two to seven pax are subject to a 48 hour cancellation policy. Private charters and group bookings of 8 or more pax are subject to a seven day cancellation policy. No refunds will be issued for a reduction of paxs or cancellations within these timeframes. Moving the booking will not be possible within these timeframes.