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Wellington Scenic Farm Tour

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    Stop At: Ohariu Valley Equestrian Centre, 517 Ohariu Valley Road Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 New Zealand

    You will see stunning rural landscapes and views of the South Island of New Zealand, with plenty of sheep and cattle along the way.

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We did this farm tour in July 2019 and I would highly recommend!! It is absolutely beautiful. We petted and fed the wild horses and the sheep at the cottage. Of all the places we went in New Zealand, this was my favorite. If I...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Reviewed 7 June 2019

    Tussock Ridge Farm tour in Wellington was one of the best excursions of our lifetimes. My husband and six year old daughter accompanied me to visit Wade’s gorgeous land filled with friendly sheep, majestic wild horses, modern wind turbines and more. We hung out with...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank KTOHER
    AlexandraS5357, Owner at Tussock Ridge Farm Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Nice review and thank you for choosing our tour. We really enjoy showing visitors from all over the world where we live and our livelihood. We have now added another wlld horse to our herd making it 14 horses. Best regards Ward

    Reviewed 5 April 2019

    This unique experience is a must do to get the true flavor of Wellington. Ward is a wonderful host and provides a wealth of knowledge about farming and the landscape. Truely a once in a lifetime experience to see wild horses. We saw horses, sheep,...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Megan L
    AlexandraS5357, Owner at Tussock Ridge Farm Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. It is truely humbling to meet so many nice people and get to show them around the farm and see the amazing views. Our pet sheep Mr Bumpy has a huge personality and enjoys meeting our visitors. Best regards Ward

    Reviewed 15 February 2019

    Thank you Ward for an extremely memorable tour of your farm and getting to meet all the animals you care for so deeply. We hope more of your eels return in time. The Kaimanawa horses are gorgeous and really love their carrots. It was great...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank Renny1212
    AlexSK6033, Owner at Tussock Ridge Farm Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2019

    Thank you for the really nice review. We are glad you enjoyed the organic milk, Puhoi Valley, it is definitely the best. Mr Bumpy enjoys having people coming to visit him. The wild horses are definitely a highlight of the tour, as is Mr Bumpy....More

    Reviewed 27 January 2019

    Excellent tour by actual farmer, Ward. Visit included feeding the eels and wild horses as well as seeing the sheep and cattle. We also were impressed by the wind turbines on his farm which supply the power for all of Wellington. Highlight was Mr. Bumpy,...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank RoyalTaraMeath
    AlexandraS5357, Owner at Tussock Ridge Farm Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your awesome review. Mr Bumpy is definately an amazing sheep with a huge personality. Our children thinks he is the best. Cheers Ward

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    Samantha C
    11 March 2019|
    Response from AlexandraS5357 | Property representative |
    Hi there, sorry this is for the farm tour. We don't provide horse riding. Thanks.
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