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Wine Art and Wilderness

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Enjoy the benefits of your hosts lifetime experiences in nature conservation and the wine industry. Gain unique access to Abel Tasman, Nelson Lakes and Kahurangi National Parks or be introduced to the creators of world class wine and art.
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7 Majestic Way | The Wood, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 800 326 868
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

This is a super awesome tour. Beautiful views, an informative hike with tidbits of info about the plants, and a delicious homemade lunch. I was the only person who booked it on that day so I got to talk to guide Lisa a ton. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amy M
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful day with the lovely Lucy as our guide, her local knowledge was amazing and it really is the best way to learn about this beautiful area and taste some delicious wines! We would highly recommend this experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank debbies532
Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for your feedback, so pleased you enjoyed your day in our beautiful region. Lucy is a great asset to us and I will pass on your comments.

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

My wife, son, and I found the Abel Tasman day tour to be a thoroughly enjoyable experience thanks to our guide Lucy. She was very informative about the flora, fauna, and customized the tour based on our needs. My wife gets motion sick and she...More

1  Thank robinb87
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Noel Kennedy of Wine, Art and Wilderness helped design our dream trip to New Zealand's South Island. We wanted to explore the natural beauty of New Zealand, focusing on bird and plant life while seeing a few 'off the beaten path' treasures. Noel is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank snowman20180325
Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks for a great review and the opportunity of revisiting my favourite areas but it was a real pleasure hosting you and trust we will meet again.

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Our group of four spent three days in Noel’s excellent luxury Mercedes van. His local knowledge is excellent. Noel took us for wine tasting as well as beer judging in New Zealand’s oldest hotel.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Vince W
Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks I am pleased you enjoyed the day.

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We had our stay in New Zealand infinitly improved by a day with Lucy as our guide to the Abel Tasman National Park. Flora, fauna, you name it she knew about it. We were out all day and it flew by. It was a long...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JonH31
Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

We agree Lucy is a wonderful guide and an asset to Wine Art and Wilderness. Thank you for the wonderful review. We have passed your comments on to Lucy.

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Michelle was our guide and from the beginning she was attentive and interested in what we wanted to do and see. We felt safe driving in t he mountains and her knowledge of the region was incredible. The caves and beaches were beautiful with an...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank digit84
Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you Rick and September, it was our pleasure to host you. Michelle enjoyed her time with you and loved the interest you showed in everything. Hope you will be back one day.

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

It was the first , I had been to a National park. This national park is so beautiful. The guide knows in and out of the park. He can books on the part. He was very helpful and informative. He asnwered all my quiries. Moreover,...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Having only one day in the Abel Tasman area, we were glad that we booked a tour rather than trying to navigate this area on our own; the scenery was breathtaking. Noel provided informative commentary during our drive to Abel Tasman as well as during...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hello Chartruse we appreciate your feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the tour. The Hyundai Elite you travelled in is now rated higher for safety than the Mercedes and is the best vehicle for 2 people. The lunch provided is of all fresh local Nelson...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour with Noel; he was extremely knowledgeable on flora and the region; very friendly; tailored to our walking needs; ideal summer picnic lunch; overall a most enjoyable experience.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank W1912HCnataliam
Peasgood, Owner at Wine Art and Wilderness, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thanks for your great comments. It was a pleasure to host you and you are welcome anytime.

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