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Bubbly Grape Wine Tours

942 reviews
Blenheim, New Zealand
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About Bubbly Grape Wine Tours
Winners of the Luxury Travel and Lifestyle Awards for wine tour operator of the year! Bubbly family owned relaxed wine tour with hosts as Effervescent as Champagne! Smaller group sizes, tasting incredible wines from the world famous Marlborough Wine region in a safe informative environment. We pick you up from your accommodation in our comfortable Mercedes Vehicles, where you can taste all the varieties that this area has to offer. Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir and of course Sparkling Wines. Let us be the highlight of your New Zealand visit. Let us Drive You To Drink!!
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30 reviews
Sample a wide range of wines at some of the Marlborough region’s well-regarded wineries on this half-day tour, all without the hassle of organizing an itinerary – or a sober driver. Peek behind the curtain and learn about how different local wines are made from the wine-makers themselves. If you want to visit a specific winery, let your guide know: this tour can be customized for you and your group.
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$65.79 per adult
44 reviews
Visit the best of Marlborough’s many wineries and taste the region’s celebrated wine varieties on this full day tour. Customize your itinerary based on the types of wine you like – or, if you don’t have a nose or palate for wine just yet, find it with the help of your guide and the hosts at each cellar door, who will guide you through your tastings and show you why Marlborough is the country’s premier wine region.
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$85.53 per adult
Travel around with award winning tour guides with Hosts as Effervescent as Champagne!!
We work around what our guests like and aim to give you the most wonderful day you can imagine.
If the ship doesn't dock you won't be charged a cent, a full refund is given.
When booking pick the date that you are in port, and the time it fits around if there are two options. We will messages you after booking to confirm all details with your and your ship.
We are up to date with all Cruise ship times so we will have you back in time to get back on the ship.
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$78.95 per adult
4 reviews
Leave Blenheim—known as the gateway to wine country—and head west to Marlborough, New Zealand’s largest winemaking region. This private, fully customized tour takes you to several wineries in one day, so sit back, relax, and let your guide handle everything. Enjoy tastings in the early part of the day, then stop to fuel up on a three-course meal (included).
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$473.68 per adult
Join your Bubbly hosts and small group of like minded happy wine tasters for a great all day tour.
Enjoy the the Beautiful Marlborough Region to it's fullest and enjoy a delightful 3 course lunch and a glass of wine in the middle of the day.
the lunch and the tasting charges are all included in the tour price.
Let us worry about time and any organizing, just relax and enjoy.
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$128.29 per adult
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Kerry organised a fabulous day for us all tasting the delights of Blenheim. Would book with her again!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Graham made us feel right at home, personalising the trip to our taste and creating a fun, relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere throughout the afternoon. Myself and my partner thoroughly enjoyed the tour and can’t thank Graham enough for his excellent hosting. We would highly recommend....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alex and Emily, Thank you for the wonderful review. You are more than welcome us fitting you in. Graham had a great time out with you and he is glad you enjoyed his tour. We like our guests to have a great time and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Graham went out of his way to personalise the trip. The information and the variety of wines was just right for a great day out. I would highly recommend this trip.More

Date of experience: July 2019
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2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. I am glad you had a great time with Graham and you felt that the tour was made for you. You only have a limited time in the area, so we want it to fell special for you. Take...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kerry picked myself and friend up from our accommodation, gave us a map and explained that we can choose wherever we want to go. We didn't have any preferences (besides CloudyBay of course), so we left it in Kerry's capable hands, and she took us...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Amanda J
2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow Amanda what a great review. I am glad you enjoyed your tour. We did have a great time :) Cloudy Bay is one that is requested a lot on the tours. Great to go to some of the known wineries and good to go...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic wine tour Katrina was amazing. We visited six vineyards and were allowed to pick two of them in advance we also visited the wonderful chocolate shop. The trainer was incredibly knowledgeable and we had an absolutely fantastic day in a small...More

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2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. I am glad you had a wonderful time and enjoyed your time with Katrina. It definitely makes a difference if you have a good knowledgeable guide taking you around. We would love you to recommend us and come back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my parents had a fab time going around with Graham! He was so lovely and full of knowledge. We did the half day but we saw plenty of vineyards. I would recommend this tour to anyone!!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Róisín N
2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the fantastic review. Graham is great at what he does and is a joy to be around. A great guide makes you day informative, fun, relaxing and refreshing. Take care Kerry :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Graham picked us up from our accommodation and introduced us to our fellow wine tasters. There were just 4 of us in the tour and we were taken to 5 quite different wineries during the afternoon. there was no sense of rush at all, in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Corky H
2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. I am glad you found Graham informative and great to be around. He does have lots of experience working in the vineyards and it is wonderful to get this information to help you to appreciate the wines you try....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had the most wonderful tour with Bubbly Grape. Kerry took wonderful care of us and took us to some wonderful wineries. Not only was she knowledgeable and thorough, but she was also a kind person and a pleasure to be around....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank John R
2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you John for the glowing review. It was great to spend the day with you both. This time of the year it is more relaxing because being that it is a bit quieter we can spend more time in one place.The wineries aren't rushed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my two sisters had a great afternoon on this tour. My sisters are vegan and Bubbly Grape kindly organised for us to visit vineyards with vegan wines - Nautilus, Spy Valley, Allan Scott, and Saint Clair. I was a bit tipsy by the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Emma for your wonderful review. I am glad you had a great time with Kathy. Wineries try to cater for everyone's lifestyle choices however some are very hard. Glad we were able to find some vegan wines for you :) Take care, Kerry

Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Excellent service and great knowledge of the wine region. Coordinated and took us to amazing wineries, plan a delicious lunch... not too rushed yet still got to go to 6 wineries....had an amazing time.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Olivia R
2bubble, Owner at Bubbly Grape Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Olivia for the great review. Glad you had a wonderful time around our superb wineries. We have a great time in the wineries whilst trying the wines which add's a little something to the tour :) Take care Kerry.

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August 7, 2019|
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Response from 2bubble | Property representative |
hi there, we don't generally pick up from Nelson as it is over an hour and a half away. If you were a big group we would consider it. Not generally in our busy time of the year though. Best thing to do is email me. cheers... More
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Henrietta E
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Hello - we stayed in Picton and Bubbly Tours was able to pick up our party of 4 without any issues. Hopefully where you're staying is in their area. I contacted them directly to ask, you may want to do the same. Best of... More
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July 5, 2016|
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Response from 2bubble | Property representative |
Hi Debbie, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately we are having a break away for 10 days starting on the 14 th so we will be unable to take your family. My suggestion is to try Marlborough Wine Tours. Sorry that I... More
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