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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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Great day!

Thanks Simon, we had a lovely day, great wines and an absolutely lovely Iunch at Murdoch James. You were a wonderful tour guide and it was great to have you share all your... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Thanks Simon, we had a lovely day, great wines and an absolutely lovely Iunch at Murdoch James. You were a wonderful tour guide and it was great to have you share all your knowledge about the region.

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Baldwinsville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Naomi picked us up at th train station in Featherston. Since it was a winter Monday, we were it, a private tour for me and my wife. We started with tea in Martinborough then two wineries. Lunch back in town followed by two more vineyards. Naomi was a great host. Since it was just the three of us, we had... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Simon from Martinborough wine tours picked us up from the Tin Hut pub where we'd had lunch, ready for our 1.30pm wine tour. He explained all the history of the region which was really interesting and then took us to 5 great boutique wineries. At the last one he suggested we sat out on the verandah and so we enjoyed... More 

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Cantley, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Great tour. Simon, our guide was very nice and attentive. Super lunch at Poppies! Interesting Pinot at Shubert and TK. Thanks Simon!

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Pokolbin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We booked a private one day tour for four people and were very impressed with the organisation the wineries visited and Simons expert knowledge . This not only included the wine but the history and development of the Martinborough region The bus was very comfortable and we visited six wineries including lunch. We were very fortunate to have Simon guide... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had a group of 7 arriving from various locations at various times so I contacted Simon directly by phone and then e-mail using the Web-site contact details. Simon then constructed a tailor-made itinerary around our travel needs and specific timings. He collected us from Featherston station, we then toured a number of Vineyards before taking in lunch in Martinborough.... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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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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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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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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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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Address: 7 Campbell Drive, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
Phone Number: +646 306 8032
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Martinborough

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