The Wines of Marlborough cruise excursion tour is a brilliant way to experience the Marlborough wine region. You will catch the bus provided by the cruise ship into the Picton information centre where you will meet your guide for the day. They will talk you through the tour itinerary and then take you the 30 minute drive to the stunning Marlborough wine region. Surrounded by mountains the wine valley is the home of NZ wine and in particular Sauvignon Blanc.
Your friendly and knowledgeable guide will provide you with a wealth of information on the region and the wines. Midway through the day we will stop for a delicious platter lunch at one of the winery restaurants. (Lunch is at your own cost). At the end of the afternoon before returning to the ship we will go via our local chocolate factory before having you back to Picton in time to catch the cruise buses back to the ship.
What You'll Get
The Wines of Marlborough cruise excursion tour is a brilliant way to experience the Marlborough wine region. You will catch the bus provided by by the cruise ship into the Picton information centre where we will be waiting for you and you will meet your guide for the day. They will talk you through the plan for the day and then drive you through the Koromiko valley to the stunning Marlborough wine region. Our friendly and knowledgeable guide will be with you the whole time to answer your questions and ensure you have the best possible experience.This tour has a maximum of 11 people so it remains a small and personal experience.
You will learn about the history of the area and the background to growing and producing wine but the highlight will be the visit to five of our favorite wineries to taste some of the best wines of the region..Surrounded by mountains the wine valley is the home of NZ wine and in particular NZ's most famous wine, Sauvignon Blanc. With over 40 cellar doors to visit there is a wealth of choice and we will take you to 5 of our favourites.
You will visit 5 wineries on the tour where you will try a range of wines including Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir. All wine tasting charges are included in the tour. . Midway through the day we will stop for a delicious platter lunch at one of the winery restaurants. (Lunch is at your own cost). At the end of the afternoon before returning to the ship we will go via our local chocolate factory where you can try a sample of their delicious toffee butternut crunch.
We will have you back to Picton in time to catch the cruise buses back to the ship..
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Minimum drinking age is 18 years
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
- Wine tasting charges
- Professional guide
- Pick up from the Picton information centre
- Lunch is at the clients cost
Picton Information Centre, Marlborough 7220, New Zealand
9:30am pick up from the Picton information centre.
If your ship arrival is too late for the 9.30am pick up the tour will be scheduled to start at 11am.
Please check the departure time in your confirmation e mail.
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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