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Address: 7 Campbell Drive, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
Phone Number: +646 306 8032
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Description: Choose a 'Martinborough in a Day' tour and take the stress out of...
Choose a 'Martinborough in a Day' tour and take the stress out of drink/driving. Fully hosted, visit four vineyards, enjoy a lovely vineyard lunch and visit an Olive Grove or take the 'Pinot to Palliser Bay' tour for something different. This tour goes to the fishing village of Ngawi and the seal colonies at Cape Palliser. Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch on the beach and a beer or coffee at the historic Lake Ferry Hotel. All tours are conducted in luxury vehicles hosted by a local who knows the region intimately. This is your opportunity to go behind the scenes, meet winemakers and producers not normally available to the general public, while at the same time tasting the fantastic produce and wines of the region.
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Lovely Wine Tour

This was a great all day wine tour. The guide was friendly, we met a lot of great people and we visited four local wineries. It was interested to hear the different stories to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This was a great all day wine tour. The guide was friendly, we met a lot of great people and we visited four local wineries. It was interested to hear the different stories to each winery, some being smaller than others. We ate food and drank wine all day and loved it!

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Laguna Beach CA
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112 reviews 112 reviews
17 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

First, we are not big on tours, as in avoiding them like the plague. This tour proved us wrong. Our driver and guide, Naomi, collected the 18 in our group at the train station in Wellington for the short and mostly scenic trip to Featherstone, where she had parked the bus most conveniently. Then off to Martinborough with an interesting... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We experienced the friendliness and the expertise of Simon our tour guide on our tour in November. Nothing was too much trouble. My husband and I were meant to dropped back at a certain time with the other couple continuing on, but Simon was happy to let us continue on his tour. The Vineyards we toured were excellent. Highly recommend... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My partner and I did a full day, customised tour which was an amazing experience from start to finish. Our tour was customised to suit us as we'd already done the mini-tour at Murdoch James (which I also highly recommend) and overnight accommodation in Martinborough was also booked for us. Simon, our guide, was incredibly knowledgeable and friendly, and yet... More 

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Santa Fe, NM
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We have done wine tours in many countries and this was one of the best. We visited one good size, and three boutique wineries for tastings and touring. Each winery was enthusiastic about their craft and it showed. Our tour guide (Simon) was very knowledgeable about the region and New Zealand wines. Even more important, he was passionate about his... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

We decided to treat ourselves to a private wine tour, and we did not regret it. Picked up from our hotel on time and driven around in a very comfortable car with Simon, our guide, who was friendly, knowledgable and flexible. I think we visited seven wineries in all, including a delightful tour and lunch provided at Murdoch James. The... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
8 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Did our own thing in the vineyards - so easy with so many within walking distance of the central square, but picked up this tour to the wild Cape Palliser to see more of the country round about. Simon was an excellent guide explaining the culture and customs of the area. We were able to stand within a few feet... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Visiting Wellington for a weekend to celebrate my best friend's 40th, five blokes decided to do a full day wineries tour on Saturday with Martinborough Wine Tours. We were blessed with the most amazing sunny warm April day and the trip up on the train to Featherston was a breeze. Simon was our host, picked us up from the station... More 

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Utrecht
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Went on a winetour today with Simon being our host. Simon told us a lot about the Martinborough history, wines and vineyards. We had a laugh, we learned a lot and - most of all - tasted some delicious wines. Although it was a rainy day in the sun, the wines made it one happy day.

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Dunedin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Had a fantastic afternoon wine tasting and exploring this picturesque part of New Zealand.Simon our expert tour guide was an amazing ambassador for New Zealand wines and truly passionate about the area.If you are in the region for just a weekend or lucky enough to stay longer this is a great way of combining relaxation with fantastic customer service and... More 

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