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Outwest Tours

Westport 7866, New Zealand
+64 3-789 6883
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Denniston 4WD Tour

To be fair most of what we did on our trip was free access to DOC activities. But, Outwest linked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christchurch, New Zealand
via mobile
Great day out - highly recommended

So pleased I spent my free day in Westport going out on "Johnny's Journey" with Mickey. A visit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
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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 1 week ago 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

Thank classicchch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Kitty1955
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
Management response:Responded 26 January 2017

Thank you very much. Safe Travels.

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.

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
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

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

Thank flicka638
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
Reviewed 24 May 2015

  We had tried to book this tour once before but unfortunately it had to be cancelled. So this time Mickey and Doreen picked us up on a wet Westport day and took us on our own private tour.  We visited what is believed to...More

Thank 2Mcintoshs
Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

Went on this tour as our accommodation ( miners @ sea in granity ) owners booked us on it. Due to bring only two of us we were given the newly formed 'Johnny's Journey' tour instead of the mining your. We didn't know what to...More

Thank buck8444
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