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This half day wine and food experience delivers an unforgettable taste of Central Otago’s wine region, showcasing its superb local produce. Our guides will give you a fun and informative commentary. Your winery lunch consists of several tasting dishes each perfectly matched by the Chief Winemaker and Head Chef, using estate wines and fresh local produce. Enjoy wine tasting and presentations at 3 wineries, generally visiting one larger well-known winery and two boutique style wineries. An underground wine cave tour & tastings gives you inside information about our great wines and the Central Otago wine industry. Travel in comfort in our late model, fully air-conditioned vans.
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Queenstown Wine Trail
Sample the local produce for which New Zealand’s South Island is famous on this 4-hour wine and food tasting tour from Queenstown. Head into the rolling hills of Central Otago’s wine region with your guide. Enjoy a lunch of traditional New Zealand food and delicious wine in a local restaurant. Travel through the scenic Kawarau Gorge to Gibbston Valley Winery and explore the biggest underground wine cellars in New Zealand. Sample premium wines and cheeses, and gain insight into the different grape varietals which flourish in the region’s fertile soils.
  • All-inclusive tour
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Led by a local guide
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Spa and wine tour combo

My friend and I took this tour as part of their spa package between Queenstown Wine Trail and The Body Sanctum (HIGHLY RECOMMENDED). We could not have been happier with the day, we were picked up following our wonderful pamper and driven out to the...More

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qwinetrail, Manager at Queenstown Wine Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the amazing review and we're glad your expectations were exceeded. The team at Body Sanctum do a great job and we feel very privileged to be able to partner with them for this ultimate relaxation combo!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic wine tour

We booked really spur of the moment for a half day 4.5 hour winery tour. This was no hassle and we joined 7 other people on the tour which was a great small group. Phil our guide was so informative providing information about Queenstown history...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Fantastic day and wonderful food and wine!

Lance took my boyfriend and I out on this lovely wine tour where we met a few other young travellers like ourselves and it was absolutely spectacular! Lance was a wonderful guide, incredibly knowledgeable and just an incredibly sweet and funny man! We had an...More

Thank Chloe H
Reviewed 15 July 2018
Very informative and enjoyable.

Our young coach driver was very knowledgeable about the history of the wine growing area and he kept us well informed, with a few jokes along the way. We didn't have to travel far between locations and the tour went along smoothly. Wines and food...More

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qwinetrail, Manager at Queenstown Wine Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're pleased you enjoyed the afternoon, we try to make our wine tours informative and fun at the same time.

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile
Personalised and informative!!

Myself and a group of girlfriends went out with Lance last weekend - it was a wonderful experience from start to finish! Lance picked us up in a fancy private vehicle at 10am and took us 10 mins outside of Queenstown for a lovely tasting...More

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