Gem Alpaca Stud, Fairlie

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At Gem Alpaca Stud, roam the paddocks and mingle with the furry South American camelids. The breeding farm for llamas and alpacas--run by a married couple who aim to promote a communal lifestyle--offers tours of the estate, which specializes in breeding high-quality animals. You'll get to feed these cute, cheeky creatures and learn more about their infamous temper. The recently opened store offers ice cream and cold drinks, as well as a selection of homemade sweaters and other knitwear. Before you head to Fairlie, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Fairlie trip builder app , to make sure you see all that Fairlie has to offer, including Gem Alpaca Stud.
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  • One hours on the farm with alpaca, camel sheep and sheep intimate contact, too cute. Guide about the origins of small animals in detail, the whole can be fed to take photos, to meet the happy Journey, children and adults will like, after all, is God beast.
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  • We had an amazing time during our tour! We loved seeing the baby alpacas and getting to feed them was so much fun. They're so friendly and the guide knew so much, it was really informative. The animal...  more »
  • This was hands down my favorite experience in my WHOLE New Zealand trip--and I was here for three weeks. The people were friendly and knowledgable. They were kind and patient and loving. The alpaca we...  more »
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  • Well maintained. Awesome views . Friendly staff
  • Fantastic experience, we had a tour including feeding & basic info on alpacas. The animals are friendly and nice to interact with. There is also a little gift shop with alpaca wool products which I highly recommend.
  • Very informative and a lot of fun for adults and kids. Well worth a stop to take the tour. Lots of cheeky alpaca, sheep, and llamas to make friends with.
  • Great tour , lovely people :) animals friendly , farm well maintained. Will definitely recommend everyone to go!
  • Nice plave to visit and very friendky staffs all kids live and enjoy Alpacas and little lambs.

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