We believe that it’s the little things that make a big difference to your experience. We pride ourselves in those little extra details that make your winery tour stand out as a highlight of your holiday or business trip.
Find out what makes this region special.
We begin at 10am and conclude around 5pm . We start with pick up from your hotel and then travel to the beautiful area of Waipara. There will be wine history and regional commentary from your local guide throughout the trip. We include lunch, all tastings, snacks, bottled water and Wifi. We will explore 4 different wineries based on your preferences on the day. There may be an option for a brewery stop on the return home if you wish.
Bring your camera and your sense of adventure.
We start the day with your pick up at your Christchurch city location and the tour through the beautiful Canterbury region to Waipara. Here we will stop at your first winery to enjoy a delicious lunch and your first wine tasting, The day will consist of a minimum of 3 more wineries and an option of stopping at a brewery or café on the return home. Your private guide will regale you with tales of the region and the history of wine and introduce you to the people and the wines of the region for an unforgettable day. Stroll through vineyards, hear about the winemaking process, meet the people who make this superb wine.
Minimum of 4 guests
Customize your own private tour. Tours can be customized to fit around the time you have available in Canterbury. Your tour is not shared with anyone else, so you have an experienced guide/driver to show you around Waipara. Your day starts with your pick up from your Christchurch location and then you are driven through to Waipara with stops designed by you and Explore Waipara. A la carte lunch is provided at either Pegasus Bay Winery or Black Estate winery depending on availability. Plenty of photo opportunities to make this a day that you will not forget. This tour must be pre-booked. Minimum of 2.
This once in a lifetime tour will be the highlight of your trip to Canterbury.
We will pick you up from your hotel and whisk you away to the helipad at Christchurch airport where your adventure will begin. Fly over the majestic region of Canterbury to the top experiences in the region.
First stop Pyramid Valley wines, renowned for the limestone influence found in the region. These exceptional wines are highly sought after by wine connoisseurs and are of limited availability. Taste barrel samples with the winemaker (if available) then off to Kings Truffles to experience a truffle demonstration with Jax and her amazing dogs.
Taste the truffles and local wines whilst soaking in the ambiance of the stunning scenery. Then relax in either one of New Zealand’s “Winery of the year restaurants” Black Estate or Pegasus Bay. Enjoy the luxurious lush gardens of Pegasus Bay winery or the stunning vistas of Black Estate while partaking in some of the best wines in New Zealand. We then return you to Christchurch to enjoy your evening in the garden city.
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Subject to weather availability