Gem Alpaca Stud, Fairlie

(4.8/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
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 itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Fairlie has to offer, including Gem Alpaca Stud.
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  • We stopped here on our South Island road trip, and we were so glad. We paid for the tour & feeding, and the staff was so friendly. We met so many wonderful animals, and had a great time. Good gift sho...  more »
  • The alpaca farm was located at a convenient location in between lake takapo and christchurch. The tour lasted for an hour where the guide (Cass) shared everything you needed to know about alpacas. The...  more »
  • Would highly recommend for all ages with children or not to stop for one hour and do the farm visit. Was one of the highlights of our NZ trip. Thank you to all staff. 
  • Friendly people here. Alpacas are really adorable. Great place to bring children.
  • Very impressive experience! Kind staffs , resonable price, and easy approach!
  • 老板很nice,草泥马很可爱,可惜天气不好,又雨又雾又冷
  • Very kindly So lovely alpaca
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