Private Waipara Valley 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.

Duration 8 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
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.
Departure Point :
NZ South Island Tours & Travel Ltd., 17/268 Worcester Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
Your preferred location in Christchurch ( Airbnb and Motels)Ports
  • lyttelton 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.
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by NZSI Tours & Travel

Activity ID: V-71335P13