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Grape-y Greatness: Winery Trail with Tastings at Martinborough from Wellington

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    5 Hours

  • Start time

    10am

  • Meeting Point

    Please make your way to the Wellington i-SITE Visitor Information Centre or avail pick-up from selected centrally located Wellington hotels.

    We can also pick you up from your cruise ship

  • Ending Point

    Same as the starting point

Key Highlights

  • Discover the magic of Martinborough, one of the best wine-producing regions in the world
  • Taste some incredible wines at three of the best wineries in the region
  • Learn about the flavour notes and production techniques that make this region so famous
  • Drive along the gorgeous Hutt Valley and over the Remutaka Ranges
  • Dig into spectacular views from the summit of Remutaka

Overview

Discover one of the most internationally acclaimed wine-producing regions in the world, Martinborough, with this comprehensive wine trail in the region. Travelling comfortably in a private vehicle, accompanied by riveting commentary from your highly-experienced local driver, you can be sure that this journey will be a delightfully immersive affair. 

Departing from the city, you'll drive by some truly breathtaking areas around the capital while trailing the Hutt River. Crossing the gorgeous Hutt Valley and over the majestic Remutaka Ranges, with an unforgettable stop at the summit to soak up some unparalleled views, you'll finally arrive at Martinborough. 

The roadmap in Martinborough takes you to three of the region's best wineries. With your cellar door admissions and tasting fees taken care of, this tour is perfect for sinking into the charms of the region with literally zero hassles. The tasting session treats you to a range of exceptional wines, which would be some of the best to say the least, helping you understand the flavour notes and production  techniques which make these some of the best wines in the world. We can also take you to a local cafe for lunch, if you'd like, although this would be at your own expense. You can also pick your food en route from C'est Cheese in Featherston if desired.

So, what are you waiting for? Come indulge in a grape-y afternoon with us! 

About the Supplier: Founded by a true Wellington local, Zozo Travel is a personification of Phil’s passion for helping tourists and adventurers discover the heart of New Zealand.

Inclusions

  • Local guide (Travel like a local!)
  • Transportation (Your ride’s on us!)
  • All entry/tasting fees (We got it all covered!)

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (If you are still feeling generous though, go right ahead!)
  • Optional Lunch

Please note

Voucher Information: Sorry, but you will need to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we promise we are working on changing this). Unfortunately, at this time, we will not be able to give anyone a refund without a printed copy of his/her voucher.

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

We accommodate a maximum of only 11 travellers per group so you can expect an engaging and intimate experience.

Please understand that our local operator can cancel the tour if only 1 person books it.

Pick up service from downtown Wellington commences 30 minutes prior to tour departure. We have selected hotels listed, but guests are welcome to request their own hotel and we will confirm if it's possible.

Additional info

You will be travelling by shared vehicles.

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