Ultimate Wine Experience Tour of Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

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Activity Overview
The Ultimate Wine Experience Tour in Napier, New Zealand is a wine tasting tour that has it all.

Visit a total of three very different wineries including the birthplace of New Zealand wines. 

With glass in hand, sample wines straight from wine tanks and/or French Cuves as you are guided around and explore a working winery - this is a very unique experience! You'll gain technical insight into the crafting of world class wines. On this Napier wine tour you will learn the wine making process first hand, Discover the versatility of the grape and sample many different wine styles. Explore New Zealand’s only Underground Wine Museum set inside fermentation tanks of yesteryear.. See the previous Port, Sherry and Wine level stains still visible on the walls covered by the eye catching "Wine Diamonds" the Tartrate Crystals.
Taste spirits derived from the grape (eg: Brandy and maybe and Gin).

See the process behind the making of a quality Balsamic Vinegar. 

Experience a tutored wine tasting from their Prestige Tasting Menu. 

Sit back and enjoy the scenery as you travel between the wineries!

Visit the birth place of New Zealand's wines, the oldest winery in New Zealand, the Mission Estate. Taste a selection of their award winning wines. Enjoy a walk around the beautiful grounds and learn the history of this historic building.

Visit a “vegan winery” Yes, the only winery in New Zealand to be recognised as vegan by the Vegan Society of New Zealand. You will be amazed with this selection of wines.

This is a fantastic Napier Wine Tour opportunity to immerse yourself in the Wine Culture for 4 to 6.5 hours.

This really is a unique opportunity to gain an insight into the World of the Grape.

On the day, you have an additional option to choose to enjoy a mid-day meal set in a rustic cellar. This extra option would take the tour from 4 to approx. 6.5 hours. The meal would be at your extra cost.
  • Local pickups and drop off
  • All entrance fees
  • Tasting fees
  • All costs associated to the wine tour. It's an all inclusive tour.
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Pricing Info
Start Time
Daily10:00 AM
4,5 H, 6,5 H
Frequently Asked Questions
The tour is all inclusive, all tastings, entrance fees, taxes, small souvenir, local pickup and drop off. You are responsible for any private purchases made on the tour outside of the itinerary.
Minimum number on the day is 2 (two) people. This can be 2 different singles, please enquire.
No, tour operates in all weather conditions providing wineries are open.
The tour is dependant upon Wineries being open. generally they are closed Christmas day and Easter Friday. You will be informed when booking.
The Wineries will ask for approved ID (passport , drivers licence etc) if you appear to be less than 25 years in appearance.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations made 7 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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