Welcome to an exquisite journey through New Zealand’s finest vineyards with Mullarkey Wine Tours in Kerikeri. Embrace the enchanting beauty of the Bay of Islands, where a rich winemaking heritage awaits, and embark on an unforgettable adventure through three of the region’s most renowned wineries.
Wineries Visited on Our Tours:
Fat Pig Vineyard: Delight in the rustic charm of Fat Pig Vineyard, where time-honored winemaking traditions harmonize with contemporary practices. Sip on their exquisite Chardonnay and Merlot, and let the flavors dance on your palate.
Sovranoestate (formerly known as Ake Ake): Uncover the rebranded Sovranoestate, formerly known as Ake Ake, and immerse yourself in a captivating selection of wines. Each sip tells a unique story, from their luscious Sauvignon Blanc to the bold Cabernet Sauvignon.
Marsden Estate: Indulge in the luxurious ambiance of Marsden Estate, where passion and craftsmanship converge to create exceptional wines. Savor their renowned Syrah and Riesling, surrounded by the vineyard’s picturesque surroundings.
Why Choose Mullarkey Wine Tours:
Expert Guides: Our experienced guides possess deep knowledge of winemaking and the region’s history, ensuring a fascinating and educational tour.
Curated Tastings: We carefully select these three vineyards to offer you a diverse and memorable tasting experience.
Comfortable Transportation: Relax in style as we transport you in our comfortable, air-conditioned vehicles, taking in the scenic beauty along the way.
Personalized Experiences: Your preferences matter to us, and we prioritize your interests during the tour.
Unforgettable Memories: Mullarkey Wine Tours guarantees cherished memories of Kerikeri’s wine country, fostering a newfound appreciation for the art of winemaking.
Book Your Wine Tour Today:
Unveil the unparalleled allure of Kerikeri’s wine country with Mullarkey Wine Tours.
Whether you’re a seasoned wine enthusiast or a curious beginner, our tours cater to all, ensuring a delightful exploration of the vineyards in this charming corner of New Zealand.
Reserve your spot now to savor the finest wines and create unforgettable memories that will linger in your heart.
Embark on a captivating guided tour as we venture into the enchanting Bay of Islands, where wonders await at every turn.
Our first stop will transport you to the mesmerizing Kawiti Glowworm Caves, a hidden gem that will leave you in awe.
Led by a knowledgeable Maori guide, you’ll traverse a 200-meter limestone cave system on a wooden boardwalk as thousands of glow worms twinkle above like galaxies in the night sky.
Learn about the intriguing life cycle of the New Zealand Glow worm and the unique webs they weave to capture their prey.
Our next destination is the charming town of Kawakawa, renowned for the world-famous “Hundertwasser Toilets” – an iconic work of art designed by the visionary Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser.
Immerse yourself in the blend of artistic brilliance and local Maori Arts & Crafts at the newly opened Hundertwasser Cultural Centre, which incorporates recycled materials from the community.
As we bid farewell to Kawakawa, indulge in the delectable delight of a complimentary fresh cream doughnut, acclaimed as the finest in the Far North – a perfect way to savour the local flavours.
Our final venture leads us to the breathtaking Opua Forest, where majestic ancient Kauri trees stand tall over a thousand years old in their timeless grandeur.
Capture the unforgettable moment of your ship moored in the Bay from the picturesque Waitangi lookout, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Join us on this extraordinary journey, where nature’s wonders intertwine with artistic marvels, and be enchanted by the beauty and magic of the Bay of Islands!
Unleash your senses in the breathtaking Bay of Islands on our Wine & Craft Beer Tour, a truly unforgettable experience.
For only $195 per person, you’ll taste the finest selection of New Zealand’s quality wines and craft beers and an indulgent platter lunch – a journey that promises to delight your taste buds.
Our first stop will be at the Fat Pig Vineyard, one of Kerikeri’s oldest and most cherished vineyards. Meet the warm and friendly owners, Richard and Jenny, as they proudly showcase their exceptional products. Prepare to be enchanted as you savour the distinct flavours of their various wines.
These exclusive wines are crafted from grapes grown on their charming 3-acre property, resulting from close collaboration with local winemakers for unique small batch runs.
Next on our delightful journey is the Sovrano Estate Vineyard, a true gem outside Kerikeri. As a family-run boutique operation, Sovrano Estate boasts organic wines that exemplify their passion for winemaking. Experience their exquisite Chambourcin, Pinot Gris, Syrah, Chardonnay, Tempranillo, and Sauvignon Blanc. Take the chance to indulge in their handcrafted Limoncello liqueurs, an actual labour of love by Estate Owners Andrea and Marzia Loggia, who bring their liqueur-making expertise from Italy. Sovrano Limoncello is perfect and adds a delightful twist to cocktails and desserts.
Our final destination is the luxurious Marsden Estate, where passion and craftsmanship harmonize to create exceptional wines.
Surrender to the enchanting ambience of the vineyard while tasting their renowned Syrah and Riesling, both masterpieces in their own right.
After this delightful journey of flavours and experiences, we’ll safely escort you back to Waitangi Wharf or the Paihia I-site, leaving you with cherished memories of an extraordinary Wine & Craft Beer Tour in the mesmerising Bay of Islands.