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“Aoraki/Mount Cook Tour”
4 Feb 2019
“Perfect day trip from Christchurch”
Settle back in our luxury mini-coach and enjoy your day trip journey from Christchurch discovering the most amazing New Zealand locations. Be dazzled by ancient glaciers, towering mountains, high country mountain lakes & braided rivers. Or be...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Rolleston Avenue | near intersection of Worcester Blvd, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 21 661 867
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I did this tour with Gary and Nicole this week. It was an absolutely amazing experience! They are a great team: super knowledgeable about their local area and beyond, and really warm and friendly. It felt more like an excursion with friends rather than a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Astrid S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain gary was super kindly guiding for us and prepared perfectly snacks, beverages as well. They are also gave us welcoming gift 😂 So sweet things. Especially the tour bus there are usb port so very comfortable to charge your phones. I made best trip...More

Thank NorthStar645425
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go anywhere with Gary and Nicole, you will be treated like royalty. We went on the small group of Mt. Cook, and there were only 3 travelers, many companies would cancel the trip because it's a 2 hour drive. Coach is comfortable with WiFi and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lourdes J
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Gary and Nicole were great, they make you feel like family. the bus was comfortable and had wifi on board. they were great hosts, definitely would recommend them.

Thank Dwight S
Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

We apprecaite your response and yes, we really do endeavour to make our passengers feel part of our family - or "whanau" as we say here in New Zealand.

Reviewed 13 February 2019

My search for an up close and personal farm tour led me to Maossie Tours and Gary & Nicole. This was probably the most enjoyable day of my month-long trip and felt more like hanging out with friends than a guided tour. Gary & Nicole...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sheryl S
Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

And thank you for your very kind words. We are so glad you found your time with us enjoyable. We genuinely feel priviliged to showcase New Zealand to the world, and believe there is actually so much to be proud of! Also, you touched on...More

Reviewed 11 February 2019

Gary and Nicole are fantastic tour guides. From the moment they picked us up to the moment they dropped us off they provided us with everything we needed. My sister and I had an incredible experience because of Maossie Tours. For all those Gordon Lightfoot...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Romes1204
Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Hey what a great response! And how could we not enjoy your company - with us all being Gordon Lightfoot fans! Hooray for all you Canadians out there!

Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

I had an amazing day with Maossie Tours at Banks Peninsula! Loved the stunning nature, the penguins and all the other stops we made, for example at a lovely little museum or a cheese factory. Gary was an amazing guide who knows a lot about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Diana S
Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

Thank you Diana for your kind words which are appreciated. In New Zealand it is hard not to be impressed by stunning scenery and wildlife, and our fervent hope is to bring these ricjhes to as many people as we can and in a way...More

Reviewed 24 January 2019

This is no doubt the best day trip out of Christchurch, and I'm so glad I chose it! The guides at Maossie thought of every detail to make my day a total delight! From the delicious morning and afternoon tea, to the beautiful and fascinating...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

Thank you for these words of appreciation which are greatly encouraging! We wish you a happy trip for the rest of your time in New Zealand. You are right about the museum at Okains Bay - it is an absolute treasure trove and well worth...More

Reviewed 22 January 2019

Maossie Tours is comprised of two extraordinary individuals. Nicole and Gary. Both are passionate about Maori culture. Gary being Maori himself gave us such amazing important info about preservation and is generous in sharing so much about his culture. Nicole is a wealth of knowledge...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

We are greatly humbled by your response and feel greatly blessed by having people travel with us that are so appreciative of what we do. Thank you for words which mean a great deal to us

Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

I can not recommend this tour enough. Not only are there amazing views, but the tour guides, Gary and Nicole, are some of the most amazing people you'll meet. There were plenty of opportunities to take in the stunning views of the Southern Alps and...More

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Maossie_T, Owner at Maossie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

We really love our home (New Zealand) and very proud of our Māori culture and traditions. Having visitors come to our homeland expressing such views as this makes us feel our efforts are so worthwhile and meaningful. Thank you so very much, taking time out...More

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