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Southern Discoveries - Mt Nicholas Farm Experience

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St Omer Wharf, 110 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1137
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“merino sheep” (7 reviews)
“high country” (6 reviews)
“boat ride” (9 reviews)
St Omer Wharf, 110 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1137
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Of all the days we have cycled and travelled through New Zealand. Our day of cycling was in heavy rain. The bikes were ready for us and were size appropriate with repair kits and water bottles and helmets. These were not the best bikes we...More

Thank WadkinMBE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trip is very pleasant. Unfortunately let down by the service we were given at reception this morning when we turned up at 10.30 to get the bikes fitted, for a 11.00 departure. The person was very impatient especially when we advised her that the...More

Thank Harry H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our grandchildren aged 6 & 8 on the farm trip We haven’t ventured this far down Lake Wakatipu before. And the views and experience on the boat was great. The boys were allowed to sit in the captains chair, wear his hat and...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there on X'mas Day. Thank you to all the hard working staff, serving us on a public holiday. It was a rainy day, so the activities were slightly influenced and we could not see a lot of animals there. But anyway, we knew...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Lovely boat trip and good guide, The farm guide Duncan was a funny guy and made the tour interesting, We had a sheep following us around it was very cute, interesting facts about the surrounding area and wool. Nice food and just the right amount...More

Thank lucy2017189
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

So 5 adults ranging from 25 to 66 yrs and one 6 yr old all on bikes from Vertigo Bikes Queenstown , so 1 electric for Grandpa and one super child’s bike for the 6 yr old then 4 others, with helmets and water bottles...More

Thank Wftg1234
Reviewed 27 December 2017

My wife and I went here on a recommendation. We enjoyed the trip -- we really didn't know much about sheep / wool before this and came away learning a lot. Friendly staff, got to play with a baby lamb a little bit, and took...More

Thank FeloniosMonk
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

A great day out loved the boat trip and chatting with Geoff the knowledgeable and friendly skipper. The Flowering southern rata were beautiful. The farm tour was fun and very interesting Duncan was an entertaining guide and I loved his sense of humour.

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

The coach was clean and had USB chargers extremely limited wifi. Honestly please don't even say you have wifi because it sets an expectation. Other than that small gripe such a pleasure. Our tour guide OZ was such a wealth of knowledge and he made...More

Thank katlat29
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my mom went on this tour and had a great time! The boat ride across was beautiful with a stop at Bobs Cove, free tea and coffee on board. Then once at the farm we met Duncan and Baaby the sheep who was...More

Thank bexpsnz7
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Response from calinurse | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We parked a few blocks away. it was an easy walk to the pier.