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Outwest Tours

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Westport 7866, New Zealand
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Johnny's Journeys

A wonderful day out , an experience of a lifetime with Mickey from Out west Tours, Westport. Visit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marion S
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Amazing trip

Great trip with great people! Highly recommended, perhaps the best trip we had. Micky is a great... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
LongMountain1983
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Out West Tours offers an excellent wild West Coast experience, taking you off the beaten track on a journey into the wild heart of the land. Enjoy spectacular landscapes and travel historic mining trails as you relax in one of our fully air-conditioned four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicles.
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Westport 7866, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful day out , an experience of a lifetime with Mickey from Out west Tours, Westport. Visit Johnny who lives off grid, no power, hand feeds a stag, retells his wonderful history, shows his huge property with passion.a day of great laughs

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Great trip with great people! Highly recommended, perhaps the best trip we had. Micky is a great course guide and to see the nature of the westcoast, the animals, and the way Johnny lives is awesome. It all fits together perfectly.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

To be fair most of what we did on our trip was free access to DOC activities. But, Outwest linked it all together and wrapped a story around it. One of the highlights of the trip was a 4WD trip to the top of the...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

So pleased I spent my free day in Westport going out on "Johnny's Journey" with Mickey. A visit to places and people you simply couldn't get to see otherwise. The drive (including along stream beds) was something else for this complete townie, and the pancake...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure to go on a full days "Johnny's Journey" with Mickey at Outwest Tours, Westport. A fantastic journey and insight to the local fauna and flora. Thanx Johnny for letting us into your home and sharing your stories. The grandparents loved it and...More

Thank Kaz H
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Management response:Responded 26 January 2017

Thank you very much. Safe Travels.

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

A trip to the West Coast is not complete without a tour with Outwest Tours. I was fortunate to have a personalised tour with the owners, Michael and Doreen Ryan - Michael's vast knowledge of the local flora and fauna and history of the surrounding...More

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Management response:Responded 10 January 2017

Thank you for your kind words, we are glad you enjoyed your tour.

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

We have been in NZ for 18 days and this has been the best trip yet. Johnny Currie gave us his time and shared a little bit of his life with us. He lives in the most idyllic place we have ever seen. He is...More

Thank Charles H
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Management response:Responded 22 November 2016

Hi Charles and Susan Thank you for your kind words, we are glad you enjoyed our trip. Warm regards, Mickey and Doreen

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

This is the finest 4-wheel drive excursion I have ever enjoyed at a holiday destination. Our driver/guide Rebecca is an articulate and passionate "coaster" who clearly enjoys sharing her love for the West Coast with visitors. We joined her and three local ladies for a...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2015

This was the best outdoors trip that I have ever been on in New Zealand. We travelled up on to the top of a valley and then a steep drive down to the river bed. Here we met Johnny and first were shown his "house"...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2015

I am a local, born and bred...this is an experience every local should have! It must be quite surreal for the tourists-wow! A wonderful day out with my siblings and their spouses-easily managed even though most of us are well over 60!

Thank rona h
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