Martinborough Guided Wine and Vine - departs Wellington
- Duration: 10 Hours
- Location: Wellington, Wellington
Departing the Wellington I-Site daily at 9.15am we tour beautiful Wairarapa a bucolic wonderland just an hour North of Wellington along the way we may stop by "Rivendell" and enjoy the scenery from the Remutaka Mountain Summit.
Arriving in Martinborough between 10-30 and 11am we encourage you to enjoy a coffee with the locals before we fit you with bikes and explore the vines wines of Martinborough.
BICYCLE! BICYCLE! BICYCLE!
The Guided Wine and Vine Tour is a must for those who really enjoy wine, and want to know a bit more about the place and the people. Our guides will tell you stories of the town in an entertaining and informative way to make sure you walk away with an in depth knowledge of this boutique wine village.
You will enjoy Martinborough more by bike, or why not hop aboard one of our cool rickshaws, great if you want a bit of 'luxury' don't want to or can't ride a bicycle! Martinborough is flat and we only cycle a total distance of 8-10 kilometres during the day. We have a wide range of pedal powered transport available.
You will visit 3 wineries and an Olive Grove during this tour. The properties are carefully selected to ensure you get the most interesting cross-section of producers and wine available. You will enjoy a lovely picnic lunch in a sheltered spot along the way. Our gourmet food includes a wide variety of vineyard platter fare. We cater for all special dietary requirements.
We depart Martinborough at 5.45 returning to Wellington I-site at approximately 19:00pm. Hotel drop-off may be available at the discretion of the driver.
What is included:
Transport from Wellington I-site to Martinborough (return)
Wine tastings at 3 cellar doors
Visit to an Olive grove and tasting of oils
Lunch in a vineyard setting
Fully guided by local wine experts
Comfortable and Safe Cruiser style bikes (with baskets!)
Bad weather? We continue in our minivan!