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“johnny”(8 reviews)
“mickey”(6 reviews)
“journey”(6 reviews)
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...more
Westport 7866, New Zealand
+64 3-789 6883
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Reviewed 23 August 2008

We started our tour in Westport where we were picked up in this great big unimog bus. It was really comfortable and had clear walls so that you could enjoy all the great west coast scenary. We continued up the coast to a small town...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 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

Thank MarionS2812
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.

Thank LongMountain1983
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

Thank classicchch
Reviewed 3 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

Thank Kitty1955
Reviewed 16 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 25 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 9 January 2017

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

Reviewed 19 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 21 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 23 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
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