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Half Day Martinborough Winery Tour from Wellington

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    What to Expect
    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Stuart Macaskill Lakes Viewpoint, Unnamed Road, Pakuratahi, Upper Hutt 5018, New Zealand

    View across the valley over the man made lakes

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: C'est Cheese, 19 Fitzherbert Street, Featherston 5710 New Zealand

    Optional cheese tasting stop

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Palliser Estate, 96 Kitchener Street, Martinborough 5741 New Zealand

    Wine tasting led by local cellar door staff

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Poppies Martinborough, 91 Puruatanga Road, Martinborough 5711 New Zealand

    Wine tasting led by local cellar door staff

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Te Kairanga Wines, Martin's Road, Martinborough New Zealand

    Wine tasting led by local cellar door staff

    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Wellington i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 111 Wakefield St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

    Traveler pickup is offered

    Ports
    Wellington Cruise Terminal, Aotea Quay
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    5h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Wine tasting
    • Live commentary on board
    • Tour escort/host/driver/guide
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Entry/Admission - Palliser Estate
    • Entry/Admission - Poppies Martinborough
    • Entry/Admission - Te Kairanga Wines
    Exclusions
    • Lunch (optional - time permitting)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I enjoyed the views, narration, stopping places never before experienced. All this despite making many self drive journeys over the Remutaka Ranges for decades. Phil new his wine stuff. I was very impressed with his knowledge of the history of the original vine growers, the...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank StephenM3708
    ZozoTravelLimited, Owner at Zozo Travel Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for the great feedback and review. I'm glad you enjoyed the tour!

    Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

    My wife and I weren’t sure what to do in our short time in Wellington, but after some research, we discovered a perfect half day wine tasting trip that looked like fun. It was an excellent time. Philip drove us to Martinborough for the wine...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank djcvitanovic
    ZozoTravelLimited, Owner at Zozo Travel Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2019

    Delighted to have hosted you across both days. It was a pleasure to show you around this lovely part of the country! Enjoy your holiday.

    Reviewed 31 July 2019 via mobile

    This was a fantastic half day tour. Phil knows everything about the region and regaled is with tales on our trip up to wine country. The transport was comfortable, the stops had breathtaking views, and the end came too soon. Definitely make Zozo your go-to...More

    Thank jcaskey6
    ZozoTravelLimited, Owner at Zozo Travel Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2019

    Thanks for the review. Glad to hear you enjoyed it and thanks very much for all the positive comments!

    Reviewed 23 July 2019

    Had a good time with Phil and the other guests slowly making our way over the mountains to Martinborough and the golden mile of wine. Charming hosts at the Cellar Doors and wonderful wine to drink make this a terrific way to spend a day.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank SingaSaint
    ZozoTravelLimited, Owner at Zozo Travel Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2019

    Thanks for the wonderful review and glad to have hosted you on our Martinborough Winery Tour. Delighted to hear you enjoyed the tour.

    Reviewed 15 July 2019

    Fantastic time in beautiful wine country. Our host was very friendly and patient (hard to keep time when you drinking). Our group was a nice fit which made for great company and memories. Having a designated driver to navigate the windy roads is always a...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank MB L
    ZozoTravelLimited, Owner at Zozo Travel Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2019

    Thanks for the great review. I've passed on the comments to our driver guide for the day. Glad to hear you enjoyed the tour!

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    Deborah S
    8 September 2019|
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    Response from PhilipM2933 | Property representative |
    Selected centrally located Wellington hotels. However it does pay to ask about options directly as we can sometimes be flexible on the day.
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    portewiger_
    24 July 2019|
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    Response from PhilipM2933 | Property representative |
    No, not at all. We run all year round. We offer a pick up service from selected centrally located hotels or from the Wellington i-SITE pick up zone.
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    JoshB3649
    5 June 2019|
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    Response from PhilipM2933 | Property representative |
    The tour departs from Wellington but we are able to pick up from Poppies in Martinborough en route should you wish.
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    • Duration: 5h
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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