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Enjoy this private, self-guided picturesque bike ride from Historic Arrowtown to Gibbston Valley Winery, head out along the Arrow River on route to Gibbston Valley, suitable for all ability levels. After your ride, enjoy a chefs special lunch in our restaurant. Includes return transport from Queenstown, Wine not included.
Embark on a unique wine adventure with a Wine Hopper Bus that takes you to up to nine different wineries and craft beer locales
Wine aficionados can enjoy this guided Gibbston wine tour that includes complimentary pick-ups; opt to include craft beer tastings
Our half day guided bike tour explores the wineries and cycle trails of the Gibbston Valley. The tour includes pick up/drop off at your accommodation, 3 cellar door visits and tastings, a picnic lunch, bike, helmet and a knowledgeable local tour guide.
The Wine tour with Maori Culture Queenstown is the only wine tour in Queenstown that connects Maori culture with the local wines and land where you receive the authentic New Zealand experience. You will visit three boutique and more personalised Central Otago wineries in the Queenstown area with approximately 15-20 wine tastings and food to match. This is the only wine tour in Central Otago that offers both the wine experience with the Māori culture footprint including the potential LIVE Haka experience. Don't delay, BOOK NOW.There is a minimum of 2 required per tour, if minimum numbers are not met you will be offered another day or time or complete refund.
The Wine tour with Maori Culture Wanaka is the only wine tour in Wanaka and Cromwell that connects Maori culture with the local wines and land where you receive the authentic New Zealand experience. You will visit four boutique and more personalised Central Otago wineries in the Wanaka, Tarras and Cromwell area with approximately 18-22 wine tastings and food. This is the only wine tour in Central Otago that offers both the wine experience with the Māori culture footprint including the potential LIVE Haka experience. Don't delay, BOOK NOW.There is a minimum of 2 required per tour, if minimum numbers are not met you will be offered another day or time or complete refund.
Our Winter Supported Ride operates from 1 May - 30 September. Enjoy our supported biking experience on the majestic Queenstown Trail, biking along the stunning Arrow River Bridges Trail on this incredible half day bike tour. Meander along the Arrow and Kawarau rivers crossing 3 suspension bridges including the Kawarau Bungy Bridge, the home of Bungy, then onto a Gibbston Winery for a relaxing wine tasting before being delivered back to your Queenstown accommodation. Ride independently and at your own pace with Around The Basin the company who provides the reassurance of vehicle and driver support at designated points throughout your 15km off-road bike ride.
What makes us this tour different from the rest?* We take you further into the heart of the Central Otago wine region than any other wine tour provider.* You get to visit 5 vineyards spread across Central Otagos many sub-regions (Bannockburn, Pisa, Cromwell basin, Earnscleugh, Alexandra basin)* You will visit the regions most boutique vineyards, avoiding the over crowded tourist traps that the other wine tours visit.* You will meet wine makers, viticulturists, vineyard owners and hear their stories directly from the horses mouth.* We have no set itinerary for the day, so expect vineyard stops tailored to your palate.* You are guided by trained wine industry professionals, from qualified Sommeliers to Wine makers to vineyard owners.* A delicious platter style lunch is included in the tour price and we take care of all tasting fees.
One day tour that has something for everyone! Fully guided tour to Wanaka, plus your choice of optional activities including: Wine and food experience, Jet Boating, Gold Panning, Puzzling World, Warbirds & Wheels, Crossfire and more. Our tours are run in small groups with a maximum of 11 people, in modern minibuses, specially built to enhance your tour experience. On board we have amazing, passionate guides who always have a lot of stories and commentary to keep you entertained along the way. Drop down screens in all of our tour vehicles add even more, bringing the guides stories to life. There are so many little things that make our tours unique and memorable including secret stops, surprise wildlife viewings, complimentary water and snacks, USB charging points for your devices and even Wifi access in the tour vehicle. We are proud that our customer reviews show it's not all about the destination... it's the journey that makes our tours special.
Discover the Central Otago Wine Trail on a small group half-day tour from Queenstown. Enjoy a personalized experience with this tour customized to your tastes and experience some of the finest wines the Otago Wine Trail has to offer. After complimentary hotel pick-up, set off for the heart of Gibbston on a small group half-day tour to visit four cellar doors and enjoy a personalized itinerary based on your booking selections. Journey into the ‘valley of the vines’ to discover these vineyards nestled amongst the spectacular mountain ranges and dramatic river gorges. Visit four smaller, boutique wineries that are off the beaten path. There is no set routine, so every day is an adventure. The choice of the wineries visited will vary each day based on your individual group's dynamics. The overall focus is on high-quality wines as well as friendly and informative staff.
The world's largest tasting of New Zealand's best wines is right in the centre of Queenstown.At The Winery you get your own pre-loaded Wine Tasting Card and you choose the wines you taste. Explore amongst the 80+ wines, Champagnes, sparkling wines, Whiskies, Ports and Sherries available for tasting ..... in one place!
Explore the remarkable vineyards and stunning scenery throughout Central Otago and Wanaka. You will taste gorgeous award winning wines from the little gems that are quietly making a big name for themselves while meeting some of the numerous characters that produce these wines. You will be able to chat with the vineyard owners and wine makers. Your wine tour includes tastings at 4 vineyards, a gourmet food and wine match, and a knowledgeable friendly guide. This tour is for everyone whether you are a complete wine novice, or a dedicated wine connoisseur.
Visit locations where Lord of the Rings was filmed during this small-scale tour, and enjoy shared cheeseboard and some wine tasting
The Māori Whakataū is a welcome to New Zealand by the indigenous culture of NZ. The Whakataū embraces key aspects of welcoming manuhiri/visitors to New Zealand and making sure you get an authentic connection to the people of this wonderful land and more specifically here in Wanaka and Queenstown. The scenery is one small part of what makes this country so great, to truely connect with any country you must also connect with the people that make the country what it is. Welcome to the world of WanaHaka® in Wanaka and Queenstown. There is a minimum of 4 required per Whakataū if minimum numbers are not met you will be offered another day or time or complete refund.
Enjoy a 4 and a half hour wine and food experience that delivers an unforgettable taste of Central Otago’s wine region, showcasing its superb local produce. The winery lunch consists of several dishes each perfectly matched with estate wines. Visit three boutique wineries including an underground wine-cave tour to get inside information about the wine and Central Otago wine industry. Enjoy a relaxed and leisurely tour among picturesque surroundings, ideal for guests who may have a shorter time frame.
The 4 hour Twilight Wine & Craft Beer Tour departs daily from central Queenstown at 3.45pm and returns about 7.45pm. Less traditional wine tour, more fun and entertaining late afternoon taste bud adventure! Visit three unique cellar doors in the beautiful Gibbston region. Enjoy a minimum 10 wine or beer tastings and delicious, shared antipasto platters. Now here’s the twist, if beer is more your thing then swap the wine tastings for local craft beers instead. We aim to please! The best part is, this awesome Queenstown wine and craft beer tour departs at 3.45pm, meaning you can still go paddle boarding or bungy jumping in the morning or even fly in from out of town. Guaranteed to have fun, taste some amazing local wines or craft beer and make some cool new friends on the way!Travel in comfort and style in our luxury Mercedes vans complete with onboard videos, complimentary wifi and bottled water.
If you are looking to include New Zealand Maori culture and a Welcome to Wanaka/Queenstown and to your special day this Powhiri welcome is a unique and special memory to include in your wedding day. Because it is personalised we can discuss what best suits your needs, from experience it is ideally suited prior to the Bride, Groom and Wedding party entering the reception, or at a gathering with all guests and family prior to the wedding day itself. The Bridge and Groom get a bone carving and the guests and wedding party get an experience they will remember in your wedding forever.
Discover and savour our world-class Central Otago wines on the Valley of the Vines Lunch Tour exclusively for adults only!Join us as we transport wine-lovers to Gibbston, also known as the ‘Valley of the Vines’. It’s part of the greater Central Otago wine region and well-known as one of the world’s most scenic vineyard journeys. Relax and unwind as you visit three renowned vineyards and wineries where you will sniff, swirl and savour over 16 wines including our famed Pinot Noir and other varietals. Immerse your senses in New Zealand’s largest wine cave, and beyond the grape enjoy a seasonal shared lunch platter at a winery restaurant.Our Valley of the Vines Lunch Tour has been created exclusively for adults only to ensure that the rest of the group experiences an unforgettable day.
Discover and savour our world-class Central Otago wines on the Valley of the Vines Afternoon Wine Tour exclusively for adults only!Wine-lovers are transported on a journey through the 'Valley of the Vines' to indulge in an afternoon of wine tastings and delicious local cheeses in the world's southernmost wine region. Relax and unwind as you visit three renowned vineyards and wineries, experience a behind the scenes winery and wine cave tour where you will immerse the senses in New Zealand’s largest wine cave. Imbibe some of the best vintages on offer, and beyond the grape enjoy a shared cheese board at a latitude of 45° south, an unforgettable experience.Created exclusively for adults only to ensure that the rest of the group experiences an unforgettable day while travelling in a luxurious Mercedes Sprinter.
Making wine personal - join Queenstown’s original wine tour. Have a fun and relaxed afternoon wine touring accompanied by our knowledgeable wine guides. Meet members of each vineyard team for a close up perspective of the local wines. Discover the reasons why Central Otago has become one of the world’s premium wine regions, taste some great local wines & enjoy the spectacular scenery. Pick up and drop off at accommodation or Central Queenstown. Whether your palate is well developed or simply enthusiastic, as long as you love wine, our tours will delight.
If you're not a morning person or if you want to make the most of your time in Queenstown and don't have enough time to spend a full day at the wineries, this is the perfect tour for you!On the Afternoon Wine Tour, we will depart from town (Queenstown Station Building) at 2:00 PM and we will visit 3 boutique wineries in the Central Otago wine region.On our small group boutique wine tours, you will have the opportunity to learn about the wine region, wine tasting and enjoy a relaxed afternoon among the spectacular scenery of Central Otago.You will also enjoy a delicious cheese platter while tasting our exquisite wines in one of the wineries visited.
• Combo up - save time and money!• Zipline tour in the morning and wine tour through 3 premium Central Otago vineyards in the afternoon• Pick up option from base of gondola for the wine tour (at 1pm)• See splendid alpine scenery
We understand that with so many exciting things to do and see in Queenstown, sometimes there's not enough time to spend a full day at the wineries and so you don't miss out we invite you to take part on our Early Bird Wine Tour.This tour will start at 9:30 AM, departing from the Station Building in Queenstown and we will be back to town in time for lunch and for you to join your next activity.
An indulgent and varied full-day tour seeing local sights, enjoying fresh cuisine and tasting a selection of fine wines, cheeses and handcrafted chocolates. Taste wines at 4 premium vineyards over 2 Central Otago wine regions. Included is the Gibbston Valley Wine Cave Tour, a splendid cheese and wine presentation and a divine local cuisine lunch. Visit the historic precinct of Old Cromwell and return to Queenstown via the must-see Arrowtown with time to take a stroll and sample locally made chocolates at one's leisure.... and step back in time to the gold rush, exploring heritage buildings! To ensure an intimate experience with other wine lovers, numbers are limited to 12 people on the tour.
Experience the very best of Queenstown’s renowned wineries, micro-breweries and restaurants by night on the region’s first Progressive Dinner Tour.Explore some of Queenstown’s most iconic settings as we take you on a social night out to meet new friends with amazing local wine, craft beers and stunning food.Start your evening with a glass of local bubbles or craft beer while enjoying mouth-watering food pairing overlooking the iconic Shotover River.Take a scenic drive out to Gibbston Valley – known as the Valley of the Vines for an interactive wine tasting with your delicious main meal.Wrap up your night with a decadent dessert in the heart of historic gold rush village Arrowtown, enjoy an after-dinner digestif by a roaring log fire.
This is the complete half day adventure, fully guided so you have only to enjoy the ride! We provide everything for the afternoon: all transfers, ebike, helmet, snack, safety training, wine tasting, guide and support vehicle. The trail is easy and hard packed, and suitable for riders of all abilities and fitness levels. This tour is the ideal way to stretch your legs and explore the beauty of the region- and to try the world-famous wines!Our ebikes are unique in Queenstown and designed to keep the trip scenic fun and comfortable. They are fitted with mudguards to keep you clean and fresh and have panniers to carry your gear. They are Dutch Style with taller, upright frames that provide higher comfort and visibility and have a luxurious cruise control feature that allows you to choose how much or little effort you would like to exert. The bikes are easy to operate, simple to ride and will return you to town in the same condition in which you began your day.
Come and experience the original Hop on Hop off Wine & Beer tour at the lowest price guaranteed.Maximum of 8 travellers per group unless otherwise agreed.Experience the best of both worlds with a day of craft beer and wine tastings at some of Central Otago’s best-hidden breweries, wineries and eateries.Our knowledgeable drivers will ensure an enjoyable day out with fantastic commentary along the way to both educate and entertain.If you’re not a drinker then there is still plenty on offer with a fantastic range of other activities such as jet boating, bungy jumping, ten pin bowling not to mention all the amazing food to be sampled. • Hop-on Hop-off Wine Tour in Queenstown, Gibbston Valley, Arrowtown and more • Great way to go wine tasting without a car or designated driver.Choice of a half-day afternoon or full-day ticket• Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences• The bus goes every 45 min to each stop
Combine stunning wine in Gibbston Valley with artisian spirits from the Southern Alps. Journey through the working distillery and barrelhouse finishing with a tutored tasting at the Cardrona Distillery and Museum. A brief stop at the iconic Cardrona Hotel before we visit the stunning Gibbston wine region, experiencing wine tastings at the top wineries and cellar doors.
Enjoy a fun and professional guided tour of all of the local "must-see" sightseeing attractions between Queenstown and Arrowtown. Begin the morning high above Queenstown taking in panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and beautiful Lake Wakatipu.Take a guided walk through the regions past, exploring the remnants of the towns 1860’s gold rush history, from the picturesque main street to the preserved Chinese settlement.Continue to the entrance of the Gibbston Valley, take in the dramatic Kawarau Gorge and watch the daredevils bungy jump from the famous Kawarau Suspension Bridge.Finish the morning with a relaxing cup of tea/coffee sat amongst the sprawling gardens of the Stoneridge Estate overlooking beautiful Lake HayesGroup size will vary from 2 to 12 people.
Our tour of our working cheese factory will give you insights into all the hard work that goes into making artisan cheeses as well as learning about our Whitestone Cheese history. You'll also learn about the amazing geographical location of North Otago which really is the key to our delicious cheese!You will get to view different parts of our factory from specially designed viewing platforms which enable you to view how we make our cheese. We then finish our tour with a generous tasting platter teamed up with tastings of local wines for you to enjoy!
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