Elite and Personal Tours to suit your individual needs - EPT
your guide, Judy Mckenzie.
Judy has extensive experience as a professional tour guide after 18
years working at the top end of the industry.
that time she has escorted groups throughout New Zealand as well as
working with families and individuals on a more personal basis, on custom
made tours in the South Island. She is passionate about New Zealand
and has an intimate knowledge of the history, culture and attractions
of the country.
Judy graduated as a general nurse in 1976 and has travelled throughout
the world, working in the nursing field in Australia, the UK and South
Africa before settling in Queenstown in 1988.
Judy has a keen focus on safety in the outdoors and holds all necessary
first aid qualifications.
An active person Judy loves the outdoors with a special focus on mountain
biking and road cycling, hiking,skiing, sailing, horse riding and gardening.
Due to Judy’s passion for hiking she has now obtained a concession enabling
her to offer uniquely personal day hiking trips to some of the Southern
Lakes most scenic wilderness areas.
Her in-depth knowledge and enthusiasm for the areas she is fortunate
enough to work in ensures her clients enjoy not only an enjoyable but
also an informative experience.
Judy’s avid interest in people is reflected in the personal service
she provides, making her an ideal guide for overseas visitors to New
Zealand Last season Judy won the top
activities award for NZ from Donna Thomas NZTravel, also Judy was
mentioned in Conde
Nast May 2012 Magazine >Read Article.