Marlborough Wine Tours
Learn about our wines and industry, or just enjoy the tasting, or both !
Short Wine Tour
Enjoy the stunning Marlborough scenery as we travel around the vineyards. We are happy to include cellar doors of your choosing or we can take you to wineries which best match your taste in wine. We have fruity Sauvignon Blanc, delectable Pinot Noir and many varietals in between.
NZ$ 95 pp ( 3 hours ) 10.00am – 1.00pm or 1.00pm – 4.00pm
10% Freedom Discount applies May – Sept 2020
Half Day Tour
Tastings at 4 – 5 wineries of your choice or be guided by us to a selection of wineries and boutique family run cellar doors. While enjoying the stunning wines, learn the secrets which contribute to Marlborough’s world-wide fame for excellence in wine production. (Lunch at own cost).
NZ$ 105 pp ( 5 hours ) 10.00am to +/- 3.00pm
10% “Freedom” DISCOUNT applies from May – Sept 2020
Full Day Tour
We visit 6 – 7 wineries, giving you a chance to taste a wider range of the delicious wines produced throughout the valley. Discover wines that you have never heard of and taste variations that you thought impossible. (Lunch at own cost).
NZ$ 130 pp (6 -7 hours) 10.00am to +/- 5.00pm
10% “Freedom” DISCOUNT applies May – Sept 2020
Your day’s journey through the vineyards will include a meeting with a sommelier at a carefully selected vineyard where they will guide you through the characteristics of their favourite vintages and you will get to blend your very own Pinot Noir from selected wine samples! Includes a 3 course “Degustation” meal with wines matched by the sommelier.
NZ$ 340 pp (10%”Freedom” DISCOUNT applies May – Sept 2020 )
All Day – start and end when you please. (Minimum 2 persons)
Cruise Ship Shore Excursions
We have Wine Tours specifically geared to passengers coming off cruise ships in our nearby port of Picton. Tour departure depends on the docking times and return to port is about 2 hours prior to sailing. We visit 4 or 5 wineries and stop for lunch (own cost) at a vineyard restaurant, depending on the time available. We have options that include other Marlborough highlights including Omaka Aviation Heritage Museum and Chocolate factory!
NZ$ 120 pp – Jade Wine and Scenic Tour
NZ$ 140 pp – Jade Wings and Wine Tour
Marlborough Wine Tours from Blenheim and Picton
A choice of over 30 cellar doors await you on one of our Marlborough Wine Tours from Blenheim or Picton. Come and explore the aromas and flavours of their International award winning wines. Tours will be led by our knowledgeable local guides – visit the barrel rooms or even blend your own “vintage”. A 10% discount will apply from May 1 to Sept 30. Transfers from / to Picton have a small surcharge per group.
We are committed to providing a truly special day out. BOOK NOW and spoil yourself. Or call us on (+64) 27 951 1956 to discuss our tour options.
All our wine tours include pick up and drop off at your accommodation. We have flexible itineraries and are happy to visit the cellar doors of your choice, if possible, but some may charge small additional tasting fees. Stroll through a vineyard to see the developing grapes and we stop for lunch at a winery restaurant (optional, at own cost). Be prepared for a fun, informative day in the vineyards!
Tasting fees may apply at some wineries that are requested.
If you look, or could get away with looking, under 20, please bring photo ID. Consider it a compliment. The wineries are very strict!
Corporate and Groups
We can create a personalised itinerary to match the expectations of any group for a memorable day out in the wineries of Marlborough.
This is the perfect gift for Christmas, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries…….or just to say “Thank You”.
- Select the tour for the number of people to be “recognised”
- Valid for 6 months
- Personalised with a message of your choice
- Can be delivered by email within hours of payment confirmation
Discounts offered for groups of 8 or more.Adults only (over 18’s).
All prices include GST.
Tours run daily except Good Friday, ANZAC Day (25 April), Christmas Day.
Contact us to discuss your preferred tour and get a quote.