Wine Tasting Tour with optional Gourmet Lunch
A 40-minute scenic drive from Christchurch in your private and exclusive chauffeur-driven vehicle will take you to Waipara Valley in North Canterbury, the coolest little wine region in the country! With 74 vineyards, 31 wineries, 10 cellar doors and 4 winery restaurants, Waipara Valley region is a masterclass in cool climate wine making. Waipara Valley is best known for elegantly spicy and rich Pinot Noirs and Rieslings. The region also offers other aromatic varieties such as Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer, and has its own unique take on Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. Indulge yourself in a half day of wine tasting with a quality selection of wines and enjoy a scrumptious gourmet lunch made from fresh local produce at one of the winery.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Private tour
- Transport by air-conditioned late model Mercedes Benz vans.
- Hotel Pick up and Drop Off.
- Complimentary Hotspot WIFI provided.
- Complimentary light refreshments provided.
- Wine Tasting at 4 wineries.
- 2 Course Lunch at one of the winery (if option selected)
- Entry/Admission - Christchurch Cathedral
- Entry/Admission - Waipara Hills
What's excluded :
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Pick-up from your hotel/ apartment or preferred location in Central Christchurch.
Duration: 2 hours
Location: Christchurch Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Christchurch New Zealand
1. Travel in style and comfort of your very own private chauffeur driven vehicle.
2. Take the scenic drive through wonderful wine district of Waipara.
3. Visit 4 boutique wineries of North Canterbury during your wine tasting tour.
4. Ultimate experience of Wine-Tasting at 4 wineries renowned for producing unique richer, spicier Pinot Noirs and Rieslings. You may also choose from a wide selection including Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.
5. Enjoy a 2 course gourmet lunch at one of the winery.
6. Opportunity to explore & learn about the wine region.
7. Return back & drop-off to your location by 6pm.
Duration: 6 hours
Location: Waipara Hills, 780 Glasnevin Road, Waipara 7473 New Zealand
Departure Point :NZ South Island Tours & Travel Ltd., 17/268 Worcester St, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
Your preferred location in Christchurch ( Airbnb and Motels)Portslyttelton port
Departure Time :11:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.