Nevalea Alpacas, Taumarunui

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Nevalea Alpacas farms around 600 alpacas, including of whispery whites, earthy browns, and beautiful blacks. The outfit farms its alpacas alongside sheep and cattle in the hills of Taumarunui. You’re welcome to come for a farm visit, feed the alpacas, and view designer garments in our farm shop, 100% New Zealand made and grown. A visit to Nevalea Alpacas represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Taumarunui online travel route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • The staff was very hands on in making sure you got to pet and feed thenAlpacas. Along with providing the history of Alpacas in New Zealand the guide also told us there names, and random facts about th...  more »
  • An alpaca farm is interesting to visit and Nevalea was one of the best. Everyone can have a good time here but the kids in our group really had a great time leading the alpacas to a paddock and then f...  more »
  • Don't be fooled by the website photo which features numerous alpacas. When you approach the drive in you'll realize there are only like 20 alpacas you can feed and disappointment hits like a ton of br...  more »
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  • Really friendly people who care about what they are doing. We had all sorts of silly questions as we are looking to have 2 for our property.... very knowledgeable and helpful people.
  • The girls loved it. For $10 you go in and feed the alpacas and as soon as you walk in with a cup of food they swarm! Owner was very friendly and answered all my paca questions!
  • We visited during winter. We were the onky family doing the visit. I signed up for the walk the alpaca l.it was okay. Good experience but the area is very dirty. If you walk the alpaca, be prepared to wash your shoes. I was expecting to see them sheer an alpaca but they didnt. We were only shown pictures of how it was done. Quite disappointed. The other farm animals that we could pet was a sheep. I was expecting more. The place is scenic though.
  • Great value. Nice people.
  • Cute little shop, plenty of options for interacting with the llamas, pricey though.

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