Yealands - Witherhills - Warau River Wines - Te Whare Ra Organic Wines
Yealands Family Wines which is totally unique in that it is the world's first carbo NZero winery and prides itself on sustainability. They boast New Zealand's largest solar panel installation. I will take you on a short self drive tour through the vineyard after you have enjoyed a wine tasting with sweeping views overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It is the largest vineyard of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. We will then make our way to Wither Hills Winery which is situated on the Wither Hills range that borders their vineyards and very picturesque with an array of wines to taste. Afterwards we will make our way to the Warau River Winery for your lunch and a wine tasting while your food is being prepared. Each family member at Wairau plays a key role in the business, from viticulture and winemaking, to finance, administration and the running of the popular Wairau River Cellar Door and Restaurant. Your last stop - Te Whare Ra The 11 Ha vineyard is one of the oldest in Marlborough and is Certified Organic.
* Yealands Winery
* Wither Hills Vineyard
* Wairau River Valley Vineyard
* Te Whare Ra Organic Wines
If you wish to add in another winery that is fine and time allows. There is also MOA Brewery if you would like to taste some of our locally made craft beer.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Airport, Hotel, Suggested by Guide: If you are a larger ship, I will meet you off the shuttle bus at the Picton Information centre or if a smaller line it will be near Waitohi Port but directions will be discussed further through emails.
Duration: 7 hours
This tour can be between 7-8 hours depending on time your Cruise Shop docks and departs.
Transportation Method: You will be touring in a modern 7 seater vehicle with leather seats and very comfortable with alot of legroom.
She is a 2007 Nissan Elgrand Star with air conditioning and good heater on cooler days and fully accredited as a passenger vehicle.
Friendly: Yes. I can only take children of 7 years old and above and are to be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Also if you are considering 6 persons - the middle seat in second row has sash seat belt only and is made for smaller person.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 NZ - Lunch
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
I can only take children of 7 years old and above and are to be accompanied by an adult at all times. You must be able to get in and out of the vehicle. I have room in the back of my vehicle for walkers and small otorised scooter if necessary.