ToursMaking wine personal…at each vineyard guests enjoy "behind the scenes" interaction with local winery personnel and a close-up perspective of the local wines.

Private Wine tours

Private Wine Tour
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Our friendly and relaxed private wine tours are ideally suited for a couple, family or small group of friends who prefer the exclusivity and flexibility of a private guide and vehicle. Evening, Half Day or Full Day Tour options are available

Our well-established relationships with local wineries, and our reputation within the Central Otago and Queenstown wine industry, ensure we deliver a quality, professional and unique wine experience for you.

You will return with a great knowledge of the region's wine industry, having spent 'behind the scenes' time with the teams who actually make the wine.

Please choose which private tour interests you:

 

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Private 'Twilight Food and Wine' Tour                        

This late departure wine tour is carefully designed for you to indulge in Central Otago's award winning wines, followed by a sumptuous dinner, whilst taking in spectacular alpine scenery. The tour includes  wine tasting and presentation at three wineries and dinner at the award winning Amisfield Bistro where you will enjoy their signature style of dining ‘Trust the Chef Menu’, a selection of dishes that are designed to be shared. Relax, indulge, explore…

Details

Season:   All year round - prearranged on request
Timing:    3.00pm – 8.00pm (departure time may vary on request)
Pick up:   From accommodation or central Queenstown
Dinner:    Trust the Chef Menu at Amisfield Bistro

Tour includes:

  • Tastings at three wineries visited 
  • Dine at the award winning Amisfield Bistro where you will enjoy their signature style of dining 'Trust the Chef Menu', a selection of dishes that are designed to be shared
  • Complimentary glass of wine with dinner
  • Sightseeing
 
 
                            

Price

  • $384 per person 2-3 people     $299 per person 4-10 people
    Valid from 1st October 2014 until September 2015
  
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Private 'Original' Tour

Join us for a full afternoon of wine tasting, just a short journey from Queenstown. Take in the local flavour and perspective by meeting the vineyards owners, key personnel or wine makers. We allow plenty of time for sightseeing and wine tasting at four vineyards of your choice in the Queenstown and Gibbston Valley wine regions. Lunch is optional at own expense.  

Details

Season:   All year round - prearranged on request
Timing:
    12.30pm – 5.30pm ( Departures may vary on request)
Pick ups: From accommodation or central Queenstown
Lunch:   Optional at own expense.  A la carte winery lunch – guests select their preferred winery

Tour includes:

  • Underground Wine Cave Tour
  • Tastings at four vineyards of clients choice
  • Sightseeing which may include bungy viewing, photo stops or a drive through Arrowtown

Price

  • $299 per person 2-3 people      $235 per person 4-10 people
    Valid from 1st October 2014 until 30th September 2015

 

 

Private Bannockburn/gibbston Tour                                      

Our full day food and wine experience allows you to discover the best of  Central Otago's wine land. Relax and indulge your senses at four/ five wineries of your choice, whether they be  Gibbston or Bannockburn wineries and enjoy  an a la carte winery lunch.ok now

Details

Season:   All year round - prearranged on request
Timing:
    10.30pm - 4:30pm (departure time may vary on request)
Pick ups: From accommodation or central Queenstown
Lunch:      Included - guests select their preferred luncheon destination. Our recommendations :
                   Mt Difficulty, Carrick Winery , Wild Earth Winery or The Nose Wine Experience

Tour includes:

  • Tastings at five wineries of your choice
  • Lunch – select your preferred winery
  • Sightseeing in the heart of the Central Otago Wine region
  • Five winery locations

 

Price

  • $399 per person 2-3 people      $320 per person 4-10 people
    Valid from 1st October 2014 until 30th September 2015