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Waipara Wine Trail Afternoon Tour from Christchurch

Waipara Wine Trail Afternoon Tour from Christchurch

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176
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$72.19
From
$72.19
Visit four boutique wineries of North Canterbury on a half-day wine-tasting tour with optional lunch. Departing Christchurch, you’ll taste a quality selection of wines in the up-and-coming Waipara wine region, including stops at Pegasus Bay, Waipara Hills, Torlesse Wines and Waipara Springs. Learn from a knowledgeable guide about Waipara’s unique terroir as you sip a range of superior reds and whites.
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* A traveler said: "We were picked up at our house, exactly on time, and had beautiful individual platters for lunch. All the presenters werknowleagable as well as in touch with the group. Th variety of wines we tasted was impressive. Our driver was a real delight with a great sense of humour. Really commendable experience, thanks so much"


Valley of the Vines Lunch Wine Tour | Includes Lunch | Adults Only | Small Group

Valley of the Vines Lunch Wine Tour | Includes Lunch | Adults Only | Small Group

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129
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$143.66
From
$143.66
Enjoy the tastes of the winemaking region of Central Otago without the stress of choosing a sober driver. Get picked up from your hotel and dropped back again at the end of the tour on this lunchtime drive around several celebrated wineries in the Gibbston Valley. Go behind the scenes at the country’s oldest wine cave and sample a range of varietals at each winery’s cellar door, from pinot noirs to a range of white wines.
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* A traveler said: "Despite awful weather we got to try delicious wines and taste yummy food on this well constructed tour. Friendly guide and welcoming wineries."


Akaroa Shore Excursion: Banks Peninsula and Christchurch City Sights Tour
Travel from Akaroa Harbour on this shore excursion through the Banks Peninsula to Christchurch, whose city center was devastated by the 2011 earthquake. Drive past city landmarks in the old CBD and stroll the Christchurch Botanic Gardens with a knowledgeable guide. En route, take in the scenic splendor of the Southern Alps and the Canterbury Region.
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* A traveler said: "Very informative & engaging representative. Gave personal insight into sights & went out of his way to accommodate wishes."


Central Otago Wine Tour from Queenstown - Includes 4 Vineyards, Lunch & Wine

Central Otago Wine Tour from Queenstown - Includes 4 Vineyards, Lunch & Wine

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300
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$147.35
From
$147.35
Pair the fine wines of Central Otago with a gourmet lunch platter on this small-group wine-tasting tour from Queenstown. Visit at boutique wineries during your tour and drive through verdant valleys and vine-clad foothills rich in gold mining history. Numbers are limited to 12 people to ensure an intimate experience with other wine lovers.
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* A traveler said: "Tour guide- Martin was great. His knowledge was amazing. He made a day exceptional. Tour: the selection of winery and food was excellent ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"


Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton

Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton

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57
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.46
From
$77.46
Visit several wineries in the Marlborough wine region on a half-day tour from Picton. Enjoy wine tasting at each location, and learn about New Zealand's prolific wine industry from your guide on this comprehensive wine tour.
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* A traveler said: "Fantastic afternoon visiting 4 wineries. Our host/driver Marcella was an absolute gem and we thoroughly enjoyed her commentary and she was quite a character which made the trip worth it. We would definitely recommend this one and we'll do it again soon."


Full-Day Taste the Wines of Marlborough Tour

Full-Day Taste the Wines of Marlborough Tour

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53
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$103.66
From
$103.66
Leave the choice of wineries up to a guide while you relax on a wine-tasting tour of Marlborough. With a small group you’ll visit the vineyards and step through the cellar doors of up to five wineries in this famed wine region. Take in the scenery aboard transport from Blenheim. Then top off your day with a sampling of gourmet chocolates. The opportunity to purchase lunch is included.
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Picton Shore Excursion Marlborough Wine Region Small-Group Tour
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$103.66
Swap the cruise port for a Marlborough wine tour on this shore excursion to a half dozen boutique wineries or more. When your ship pulls into Picton, travel by minivan through this notable wine region in the South Island, sipping award-winning New Zealand wines and sampling delectable chocolates. Opt for extra time to taste wine and purchase a seasonal gourmet lunch on this small-group tour, limited to 11 people for an intimate experience.
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* A traveler said: "The small group was the way to go. Saw smaller wineries and got the personal touch. Wines were great too!"


Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour

Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour

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338
  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$71.47
From
$71.47
See the glowworm caves of Te Anau on an underground adventure sure to charm visitors of all ages. An informative guide joins you on the 2hour and 15 minute Te Anau glowworm caves tour, starting with a cruise across Lake Te Anau. Then marvel at the shimmering illumination of thousands of glowworms as you glide through the quiet darkness of this magical underground world.
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* A traveler said: "Great tour and commentary. Definitely recommend doing it. Well organised. Boat was nice and clean. Guides instructions were very clear and easy to understand"


Half-Day Marlborough Wine Region Tour from Picton or Blenheim

Half-Day Marlborough Wine Region Tour from Picton or Blenheim

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104
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.15
From
$85.15
Taste some great New Zealand wines on a half-day tour of the Marlborough wine region. Visit various vineyards, learn about the region's distinct terroirs, and go wine tasting at four wineries from Picton or Blenheim. Tastings, transportation, and hotel pickup and drop-off are included on this small-group tour limited to 11 guests.
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* A traveler said: "Tour excellent, 4 wineries and 20 tastings Tour guide Nic enthusiastic, informative and very helpful with local knowledge. Would highly recommend this tour."


Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from Queenstown

Dinner at Walter Peak High Country Farm and Cruise from Queenstown

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134
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$107.56
From
$107.56
Board the TSS "Earnslaw," a vintage steamship, for an evening cruise on Queenstown’s scenic Lake Wakatipu. Arriving at Walter Peak High Country Farm, you’re treated to a sumptuous barbecue dinner at the Colonel’s Homestead. Sink your teeth into roasted meats and seafood, homemade desserts, and a New Zealand cheeseboard. After dinner, see farm demonstrations or purchase a drink and simply relax in the bar.
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* A traveler said: "We thoroughly enjoyed this experience. This was the perfect end to our honey moon. The cruise to the farm was gorgoues, the food was the best buffet we have eaten and the sheepdog show was cool too. Highly recommend. We felt our cup was so full after this trip"


Full-Day Wine Tour from Picton

Full-Day Wine Tour from Picton

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15
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$107.10
From
$107.10
Taste the wines of the Marlborough region on a full-day tour from Picton. You'll visit six or seven wineries and a boutique chocolate factory, and have time to purchase lunch at a winery restaurant. Your tour includes pickup and drop-off from your accommodation in central Picton.
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* A traveler said: "Very good tour, pick up couldn’t have been easier. The tour guide was very informative, managed six vineyards and a Chocolate factory. A good day out."


Lake Wanaka 1-Hour Cruise Including Wine and Cheese Board

Lake Wanaka 1-Hour Cruise Including Wine and Cheese Board

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18
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$43.69
From
$43.69
Sail around the serene Lake Wanaka on this late-afternoon ‘happy hour’ cruise. With a complimentary beer or wine in hand, cruise around the southern end of Lake Wanaka, the majestic Southern Alps in the distance. Sail around Waterfall Creek, Ruby Island and Stevensons Peninsula, and even see the famous ‘Lone Tree’ – a famous willow growing out of the lake.
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* A traveler said: "Lovely trip on a beautiful afternoon with a glass of Sauvignon blanc and delicious cheese board. Staff were excellent."


Valley of the Vines Afternoon Wine Tour | Adults Only | Small Group

Valley of the Vines Afternoon Wine Tour | Adults Only | Small Group

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73
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$129.22
From
$129.22
Save yourself the trouble of finding a sober driver on this late afternoon tour around a handful of renowned Central Otago wineries. Drive from wine cave to cellar door with your guide at the wheel and sample a wide range of wines from the picturesque Gibbston Valley winegrowing region. If you’re worried about getting back to your accommodation, don’t be: hotel pick-ups and drop-offs are available to make life easier.
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A Waipara Wine Experience with Giles Tours, includes wine tastings and lunch

A Waipara Wine Experience with Giles Tours, includes wine tastings and lunch

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39
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$108.29
Price varies by group size
From
$108.29
Price varies by group size
Tour one of New Zealand’s up-and-coming wine regions the easy way from Christchurch on this hassle-free day trip. Leaving the city behind, you’ll be driven to the scenic Waipara Valley region, which is dotted with vineyards. Visit several of the best and sample a range of red and white wines. Don’t worry about who is going to drive as transfers are taken care of.
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* A traveler said: "A great day with Giles and two other guests which included 4 wineries and a lunch. Definitely recommend"


Wine Tour From Wanaka: Half Day

Wine Tour From Wanaka: Half Day

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8
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.91
From
$85.91
See four wineries on this fantastic wine tour. Great for small groups of family and friends who want an exclusive experience. You will travel in a luxury air-conditioned SUV with leather seats, generous legroom, extra headroom, sunroof and USB power. On board there is a free wi fi hotspot, coolbox for your snacks and beverages, wine carrier for purchases and umbrellas. Complimentary bottled water and crackers are also provided. You will discover an amazing range of award winning wines including Pinot Noir, Rosé, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and sparkling wine. You will journey through three distinct winemaking sub regions and visit boutique wineries off the beaten track on this great value wine tasting experience. I am also a photographer and will take pictures of your memorable day trip free of charge and send them to you via download link after the tour.
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* A traveler said: "Greg had everything pre arranged for our afternoon tour and was very knowledgeable about the wines of the region. I learnt alot and will certainly book again."


Gourmet Food and Wine Tour From Queenstown with Lunch Included

Gourmet Food and Wine Tour From Queenstown with Lunch Included

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139
  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$199.17
From
$199.17
Discover some of New Zealand's finest wines on a full-day tour of the Central Otago wine region from Queenstown. Visit multiple wineries, sip wine in Australasia's largest wine cave, enjoy a gourmet lunch, and sample locally made cheeses. You also visit the Cromwell Heritage Precinct and learn about the Otago Gold Rush. Numbers are limited to 12 people on this small-group wine tour that includes wine tastings, lunch, transportation, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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* A traveler said: "Would highly recommend. Our driver Gary super fun and extremely knowledgeable. The setting, tastings and the food extremely hard to beat will do again!!"


Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride

Shotover River Extreme Jet Boat Ride

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1432
  • 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$101.50
From
$101.50
Take a jet boat ride on the Shotover River during an extreme ride, and make use of transport from Queenstown. Experience adrenaline-fueled fun as the jet boat skims the water’s surface at high speed and fishtails into 360-degree spins. Hold on tight as the captain maneuvers the jet boat over rapids and through narrow canyons during one heart-pounding adventure you won’t soon forget.
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* A traveler said: "Always such an awesome experience, we have never done this in warm weather so suckers for punishment for how cold it is but would do it over & over again."


Wine Tour with Wine Tasting from Wanaka

Wine Tour with Wine Tasting from Wanaka

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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$151.79
From
$151.79
Central Otago is one of New Zealand’s most popular wine regions, producing well-respected reds and whites in alpine vineyards. On this afternoon tour, visit four of boutique wineries in the region and taste some of their award-winning offerings. Learn the secrets behind these wines from the winemakers themselves, and stop at one winery for a gourmet food and wine matching – tasting dishes of local produce matched with wines from the vineyard.
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* A traveler said: "This was our first wine tour, would definitely recommend this company they are brilliant. John was a great tour guide, he was so friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We were taken to 4 fantastic vineyards where we tasted the most delicious wines and couldn’t resist buying a few bottles. We also had a delicious platter at one of the vineyards where we sat outside enjoying the views in the sunshine. Each vineyard was special in their one way and we throughly enjoyed learning about how they made the wines. This tour was well organised and great value for money. Would definitely go with this company again, thanks team and we will see you again in the future. Emma and Tom"


Arrival Transfer: Queenstown Airport to Central Queenstown City Centre

Arrival Transfer: Queenstown Airport to Central Queenstown City Centre

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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$12.99
From
$12.99
Let a professional and courteous driver collect you from the Queenstown airport, help you with your luggage and drop you off at the doorstep of your accommodation. This shared transfer to your Queenstown hotel offers a hassle-free arrival. Shuttles stop just outside baggage claim. Airport transfers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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* A traveler said: "Shuttle bus was waiting when I arrived very friendly driver had no hassles am heading back to Queenstown so will definitely use there service again Cheers Yvonne nz"


Original Wine Tour

Original Wine Tour

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90
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$122.00
From
$122.00
Discover some of the vineyards and wineries for which New Zealand’s fertile South Island is famous on this 4-hour wine tour from Queenstown. Travel from Queenstown into the South Island’s rolling hills with your guide. Visit a total of three wineries such as Gibbston Valley Winery, Mt Rosa, Waitiri Creek Winery or Chard Farm Winery. During your visits sample some of the delicious wines and cheese produced in the region, and gain insight into the delicate balances of scent and flavour at play in your glass.
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* A traveler said: "My partner and I did the original wine tour. I would highly recommend it! Andrew was a fantastic host who made us feel welcome and gave us a lot of information about the winery’s and their stories."


Queenstown Wine Hopper Bus

Queenstown Wine Hopper Bus

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139
  • 3 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$57.03
From
$57.03
Explore the wineries of the Gibbston wine region with the convenience of a hop-on hop-off tour that lets you set your own pace. Buses depart throughout the day and run every hour. Hop off at the stops you like to do wine tastings at local wineries. You can also rent a bike to explore on two wheels, and book a meal at a restaurant (own expense).
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* A traveler said: "Fantastic Tour! Bec our guide was fantastic, lovely sense of humour and great local knowledge. Will 100% recommend & be back in the future!"


Wine and Food Sampler Tour from Queenstown

Wine and Food Sampler Tour from Queenstown

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82
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$143.66
From
$143.66
Sample the local produce for which New Zealand’s South Island is famous on this 4-hour wine and food tasting tour from Queenstown. Head into the rolling hills of Central Otago’s wine region with your guide. Enjoy a lunch of traditional New Zealand food and delicious wine in a local restaurant. Travel through the scenic Kawarau Gorge to Gibbston Valley Winery and explore the biggest underground wine cellars in New Zealand. Sample premium wines and cheeses, and gain insight into the different grape varietals which flourish in the region’s fertile soils.
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* A traveler said: "Great tour in New Zealand when I was at a Queenstown conference. Pick up in comfortable coach downtown. Smallish group about 12. Good and interesting tour guide “Lance”. Super happy that I was able to ship to USA for no shipping (if I bought a case) the Riesling is not super sweet as it is in France and Germany"


Classic Wanaka Wine Tour

Classic Wanaka Wine Tour

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27
  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$191.78
From
$191.78
Central Otago is the world’s southernmost wine-making region, known for its pinot noirs and stunning high-altitude wineries. On this day long tour around this distinctive wine region, taste a wide range of wines – including pinot noirs and chardonnays – at up to six of the region’s boutique vineyards.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide Richard was fantastic and we really enjoyed the tour, the wines, lunch that was included, and the photo opportunities along the tour. Highly recommend this tour as it is a great value. Our small group turned out to be just my wife and I, so it was like a private tour. One winery was small and only had three wines to taste. The others all had 6-7 wines to sample. It was a great tour of both young and established wineries. Bought a few bottles along the way as well."


Wine Sampler Tour

Wine Sampler Tour

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279
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.44
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$136.44
Taste your way through the Gibbston Valley wines on a wine tour from Queenstown that includes wine tastings. Sampling a variety of Gibbston Valley wines ensures you a great overview of local flavors, and round-trip transport from central Queenstown means you can enjoy each tasting without worrying about driving at the end of the day.
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