We are the original Auckland wine tasting tour offering you Auckland’s most experienced specialist wine guide on our small group, usually 4 to 8 people, personalised, Day & Half Day wine tours. 100% NZ owned & operated. Our tours visit wineries & vineyards in the Kumeu, Huapai & Waimauku (West Coast) wine area and the Matakana (East Coast) region. These days travellers rely greatly on the reviews & comments of others on various web sites. I trust you’ll be assured of both the quality of our service and the wineries we visit if you take a look at our reviews.
Grape Escape guides are total professionals and have an extensive knowledge of New Zealand wineries and restaurants. Our aim is to take the hassle out of your vacation to New Zealand enabling you to enjoy our fantastic wines and food without having to worry about driving. We can arrange self-drive and guided tours that are geared to your individual requirements, fitness levels and interests. Because we know the best places to visit in New Zealand we can save you time, ensuring that you get the most out of your holiday. No rush just relax unwind and enjoy our food and wine.
Join me – on a fun, relaxing – scenic and informative Auckland wine tasting tour. With 12 years in operation as a one man band, I can guarantee you a unique and memorable experience. I’m a 4th generation New Zealander, wine writer and published author. And have lived in Auckland for 35 years. I am the highly recommended specialist for small, personally guided wine tours and shore excursions in Auckland New Zealand – with extensive local knowledge and personal contacts throughout Auckland’s three wine regions – Waiheke Island, Kumeu and Matakana.”
At Boutique Wine Tours we create personal and unique experiences for wine lovers in an intimate and engaging Kiwi way. Our wine tours are crafted from the finest ingredients: luxury transport, exquisite wine, friendly guides and a generous sprinkling of the all-important special touches. Our private half-day and full-day tours are tailored just for you; with your itinerary, your friends and the freedom to adapt along the way. By working closely with you we’ll set the stage for your perfect day.
Appellation Central Wine Tours was founded by Philip Green and Wendy Johnston, two New Zealanders with a passion for Central Otago and its wines, and a desire to share that enthusiasm with others. Having lived overseas for many years, Philip and Wendy moved to Queenstown in the late nineties. Queenstown offered the small-town atmosphere, cultural diversity, wines and vineyards, and the great outdoors that both loved so much, and was the perfect location for a wine tourism business.
Pinot Thyme Wine Tours is boutique wine tour operator based in scenic Central Otago in New Zealand’s South Island. Be driven in the comfort of our modern vehicle to visit our world class wineries and vineyards. Our experienced owner, Jim Ashe will guide you through spectacular landscapes and tastings of award winning wines. We also offer connections with the legendary Otago Central Rail Trail. We can arrange pickup from Queenstown and drop off in Clyde via Cromwell. You can even enjoy visits to some of our wineries on the way through! Our tours are always fun and informative and pair our spectacular wine region with sumptuous food and interesting activities. To begin your journey click on “Tours” and do enjoy our site.
Queenstown Wine Trail has been operating since 1992 and is privately owned by Lance Benseman and Heather McDonald. As the Central Otago wine region has grown, the range and options of wine tours with Queenstown Wine Trail has developed. Lance and Heather have built strong committed partnerships with the Queenstown and Central Otago vineyards in the last two decades. They are constantly modifying and developing their product to satisfy client demand and incorporate appropriate new vineyards as they come on line. Queenstown Wine Trail is the leading wine tour operator in Queenstown and has developed wine itineraries ranging from daily wine tours and wine combination tours to highly personalised private wine tours. In addition to scheduled wine tours Queenstown Wine Trail also caters for conferences, incentives and group itineraries.
Hawke’s Bay known as “Wine Country”, and Bay Tours will take the hassle out of getting around the region’s wineries when you join one of our expert tours. We pick-up and drop-off at your accommodation within the greater Napier, Hastings and Havelock North areas. A wine tour will typically begin with a food tasting to set the palate for the wine tasting. This may include tasting delectable Silky Oak Chocolates or sampling the range of olive oils and accompaniments at Telegraph Hill Olivery.
On Yer Bike Winery Tours offers a fun one-day cycling experience exploring wineries in the region by bike. Hire bikes and discover some of Hawke’s Bay’s finest wineries, taste wines while also taking in the superb scenery of the Gimblett Gravels and Bridge Pa Triangle wine growing regions. The terrain is flat and very easy cycling. Scenery includes vineyards, olive groves, horse studs, orchards and farmland. You are off the road on the new Hawkes’s Bay cycle trails. On Yer Bike Winery Tours offers accessible adventure tourism for adults aged 20 to 80.
We are a family operated tour company started in 1999. Our experience in transport has meant we are guiding small groups with the ability to offer a wonderful experience of New Zealand Marlborough country. Our guides are nice people, fun to be out with, knowledgeable of the wine area, and excellent drivers. Our vehicles are all well-appointed Toyota Hiace mini coaches with air conditioning, carpeted floor, and comfortable seating. Our tours do not operate to a fixed itinerary or timetables. Those who are on the tour set the pace; we are able to stay as long or as short at any stop. We like to accommodate any special requests that people may have to visit any particular vineyard.
Join our small Bubbly Team for a fun-filled winery tour in the beautiful Marlborough region of New Zealand. We are all Bubbly in Nature hence the name and we focus on all the wines the region produces. Marlborough wineries are world famous, producing delicious, internationally recognised wines. Join your hosts – as “Effervescent as Champagne” – tasting the full range of varieties of Marlborough wines that the region has to offer, while also learning interesting things about wine production and the local area, seeing some unique architecture and views, and meeting some fantastic people. We can pick you up from Blenheim or Picton. There’s something for everyone!
We are an established and trusted small touring company that provides informative, friendly and flexible tours to the Nelson / Tasman area, and special personal excursions to other nearby regions. Our vast local knowledge means you get the absolute best from a stay in the Nelson region of New Zealand. Bay Tours has provided visitors with a range of full day and half day tours since 1996. Specialising in wine tours, we also offer small personal scenic tours, art tours, brewery tours and exclusive custom-designed tours. We are Nelson’s longest experienced tour operators and Qualmark approved. Bay Tours provides you with the opportunity to sit back and relax and show you a truly memorable and fun-filled tour unlike no other!
VELOVINO TOURS offers Cycle Tours or Winery Tours. Our private, customised tours cater to avid cycling and wine enthusiasts looking to experience the best of the Nelson-Tasman, a region of epic beauty, flavour and hospitality. Take a guided bicycle tour on quiet, scenic backroads or the Nelson/Tasman Great Taste trail. Glenn has an extensive list of routes and bikes from which to choose. If wine is your passion, Juliane will transport you to boutique, family-run wineries where their passion for sustainable/organic farming methods helps create vibrant, aromatic white wines and rich, luscious red wines.
Take a cycle around Mangawhai Village and Heads to enjoy the local wineries, orchards, olive groves, chocolate factory, art and craft venues and other boutique outlets in Magical Mangawhai. The area also has some of the most spectacular vistas and scenery including a surf beach and quiet estuary with the sand dunes as a back drop. The tours are self-guided and our maps will guide you as you cycle at your own pace, spending as much or as little time as you like at the various stops. Along the way you will find cafes and restaurants and so many beautiful vistas to simply relax, breathe and enjoy the view. You can even chose where to start and finish and make the day your own! We will pick you up from any Mangawhai address and take you to your chosen start point. At the end of your ride we will pick you up and return you to your Mangawhai address, or perhaps the beach for a cool swim!
We started Waiheke Island Wine Tours in early 2011. During that time we have shared the island’s beautiful scenic highlights and the character-filled boutique vineyards with many lovely clients from all over the world. We have developed special relationships with passionate vineyard owners and winemakers who love to share their knowledge and the results of their labours with our clients. Every day is different – we meet awesome people from all over the world and they go home with great stories to tell of their special day trip to paradise.
Get a taste of world class wines. Looking for a fun day out with friends, family or colleagues? Want to enjoy award winning Waiheke wines? Enjoy spectacular island scenery? Waiheke Island is a unique destination 35 minutes cruise by fast Waiheke Island ferry from downtown Auckland, with world-class dining, fantastic vineyards and a great cafe culture. It is one of the best of Auckland’s activities. An enchanting place, Waiheke Island is famous for its spectacular setting in the middle of the beautiful Hauraki Gulf. Experience a microcosm of all that is good about New Zealand.