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Martinborough Wine and Wild Palliser Coast Full Day Tour

by Zozo Travel
per adult Price is $199
Duration: 10h Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Features animals

Highlights

  • Interact with seals at the North Island's largest colony

  • Enjoy wine tastings at world class wineries

  • Scenic drive over the Rimutaka Ranges

  • Sumptuous vineyard cafe lunch and classic Kiwi dinner

  • Explore virgin rainforest in Kaitoke Regional Park

Highlights

  • Interact with seals at the North Island's largest colony

  • Enjoy wine tastings at world class wineries

  • Scenic drive over the Rimutaka Ranges

  • Sumptuous vineyard cafe lunch and classic Kiwi dinner

  • Explore virgin rainforest in Kaitoke Regional Park

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10:00 AM, Tour in English, includes Food and Drinks

Duration 10h

Live Commentary in English.

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Total price is $198.91, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Martinborough Wine and Wild Palliser Coast Full Day Tour

Activity Location

Multiple Locations Visited

Martinborough

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pickup

    Wellington

  • Wellington i-SITE

    111 Wakefield Street

    Wellington 6011

  • Wellington Cruise Port Terminal

    Aotea Quay

    Wellington


Description

The tour departs at 10:00am and travels north, following the Hutt River through the Hutt Valley before a scenic drive over the Remutaka Ranges, including a stops at Kaitoke Regional Park (Rivendell) and the Remutaka Summit for spectacular views. It then descends into the Wairarapa region, passing through Featherston and into the quaint winery town of Martinborough. Here you will visit award winning wineries and enjoy their cellar door experiences and sample their world renowned wines before a sumptuous lunch at a vineyard restaurant. The tour then heads to the rugged south Wairarapa coast and Cape Palliser. The tour follows the edge of the coast, providing unstoppable views of the Bay before exploring the rural fishing village of Ngawi with it's iconic tractors hauling fishing boats up the beach. Marvel at the North Island's largest permanent fur seal colony and test your fitness on a climb to the Cape Palliser Lighthouse that provides epic sweeping sea views. After working up an appetite take a short walk along the edge of Lake Onoke (Lake Ferry) and hear about its history whilst local fisherman haul in their catches fresh from the ocean and sit down at the historic lake Ferry Hotel for dinner. The tour then returns to Wellington via the Remutakas and State Highway 2 for an 8:00pm drop off.


Inclusions

  • Live commentary in English by a professional, local driver guide in a private vehicle

  • Vineyard cafe lunch (main plus a drink) and classic Kiwi hotel dinner (main plus a drink)

  • All wine tasting and entrance fees

  • Pick up and drop off service from selected centrally located Wellington accommodation


Know Before You Book

  • You must be 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol.

  • Please arrange pickup from your centrally located hotel or the Wellington i-SITE pick up zone when you email to confirm your reservation.