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Sole Ventures

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Tongariro Crossing

Just the best. We were so lucky to have perfect weather for the crossing - February is a good time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shirley T
Tongariro Crossing March 2018

Thanks to Cole and Sam for a great trip. Although the weather didn't play the part and we actually... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lukej502018
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Sole Ventures offers a number of active outdoor tours around the North Island. We make it our personal mission to ensure that you have a truly unforgettable Kiwi experience while exploring some of the most incredible environments on the planet! All Inclusive • Small Groups • Local Guides • Photography Included • Luxury Transport • Kiwi Company • Group Discounts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just the best. We were so lucky to have perfect weather for the crossing - February is a good time to go. I can't speak highly enough of Sam and Cole - their care and attention to detail is outstanding. Go Sole Adventures ! I...More

Thank Shirley T
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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Shirley! We're glad you enjoyed your time with us and are definitely looking forward to the next adventure together! Thanks, Sam & Cole

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to Cole and Sam for a great trip. Although the weather didn't play the part and we actually didn't do the Crossing the boys organised another two walks as well as some hot pools. The conversation was always flowing and by the end of...More

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much! We're glad you enjoyed the tour, a pity the weather wasn't ideal but we're glad you still enjoyed your time with us! Looking forward too our next adventure together. Thanks! Sam & Cole

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing weekend. Shame that the weather didn’t play the game but Sam and Cole had plan b organised and we loved the hike to Taranaki Falls and around Lake Rotopounamu. Right from the start the whole experience was awesome. So we’ll organised. Everything was catered...More

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks you! We're glad you still loved the tour despite having some poor weather, and thanks for helping make such a great weekend away! Thanks, Sam and Cole

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the weather not playing its part and not being able to do the crossing, Sam & Cole were just amazing and immediately filled the day with other equally amazing adventures! Highly professional, attention to ALL details and so well-informed of all there was to...More

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed the trip, thanks for helping make it such a good weekend away! We thoroughly enjoyed spending our time with such an awesome group. Cheers, Sam & Cole

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A massive thank you to Sam and Cole from Sole Ventures! Amazing trip to Tongariro. Nothing was a drama, great accommodation and outstanding food. Such a fantastic long weekend away. I would highly recommend getting behind these two and supporting this company. Cheers boys!!! We...More

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ryan, Thank you, we're glad you enjoyed the trip! Definitely looking forward to the next adventure together! Thanks, Sam & Cole

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Right from the start Sam and Cole where on to it ,from loading suitcases to having the medical smarts to help people who where under stress on our seven hour walk.A great trip with the right operators and look forward to doing our next trip...More

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

We're glad you enjoyed your trip! We had a blast ourselves was an amazing weekend away with a a top-notch group, we're looking forward to the next trip! Thanks again for helping us make another great tour happen!

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Had an awesome trip with Sole Ventures this weekend doing the Tongiriro Crossing - one of the best 1 day walks in NZ. Sam and Cole were AWESOME and I would highly recommend doing your trip or any trip with these guys. The service was...More

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

We're glad you enjoyed the tour! It was a great weekend away with an amazing group and the Crossing couldn't have been any better, we look forward to more adventures in the future! Thanks again for joining us, Cole

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

The most amazing day. Nothing to fault with sole ventures. Took amazing care of us. Nothing was overlooked. Will travel with them again for sure!

Thank Marla B
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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thanks Marla! We thoroughly enjoyed the tour with a top notch group, we'll be looking forward to enjoying some more adventures in the future! Thanks again, Sam & Cole

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent ..couldnt ask for more and I have travelled extensively overseas...very attentive..thanks guys

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Cole J, Owner at Sole Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

We're glad you enjoyed it, thanks to you and the rest of the amazing group for helping us create a memorable tour, we're looking forward to the next one! Cheers, Sam & Cole

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

I'm an experienced traveler, until now almost entirely in Europe. As usual when visiting a country for the first time, in this case New Zealand, I looked for a local guide for an introduction. Absolutely could not be more satisfied about the service I received...More

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