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NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours

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NZWINEPRO™ Auckland Wine Tours twice awarded best wine tour in Australasia and 2017 Most Luxury Wine Tasting Experience by Apac Insider New Zealand Business awards. Owner & guide John McFarlane is a fifth generation New Zealander and has worked in...more
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417A Tamaki Drive, Auckland Central, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have visited many cities and taken tours in the past but this was one of the best. John picked us up at the time promised and from the first good morning we knew it would be a lovely day. The van was super clean...More

1  Thank Sookie402
nzwinebug, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Patti, Thanks for your wonderful review. I'm so happy you enjoyed the Piha and Karkare Rainforest Wine tour. So many clients tell me how perfect the tour is with regard to scenery and travel times from Auckland. I'm glad the pace of the tour...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. Took us to scenic sites and award winning wineries. Lunch was 1st class. Nice small group.More

2  Thank 51Suz
nzwinebug, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Suzie, Thanks for you kind words and great review. I'm really pleased the scenery, lunch, wineries and other inclusions on the day met with your total approval. Piha is one of my favourite places around Auckland, so I thoroughly enjoy taking my clients there...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jon is amazing! He is very kind hearted and is in the right profession. He is knowledgeable and loves the land and wines. The lunch was so amazing and delicious. Every winery was kind and no pressure to buy anything! Which I find refreshing. We...More

2  Thank Kimberly K
nzwinebug, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kimberly. Thanks so much for your fantastic positive review. I'm glad I could take you both out on the Piha Karekare Rainforest Wine Tour and show you some of the beautiful spots in the Waitakere Ranges, Karekare where the Piano was filmed and my...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the Vineyards Honey and Black Sand Beach tour. John picked us up on time at our hotel along with the other couple who were on the tour . We went to some a couple of wineries with interesting wines. We then went...More

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John M, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sanjiv, Thanks for your great review. I'm pleased you enjoyed the Vineyards Honey & Black Sand Beach Tour and that you appreciated the Honey inclusion. Manuka UMF honey is fascinating and I like to showcase something unique to New Zealand apart from wine. It...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The day started with pouring rain so we were not very optimistic about how our Piha and Karekare Rainforest Wine Tour would be. However thanks to John at NZ Winepro we had an amazing day! John moved things around to try and work around the...More

2  Thank missskybird
John M, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Linda, Thanks for your incredible review and posting the most beautiful photographs at Piha and Karekare. I had no idea how clever your eye was and what a gifted photographer you are. I would love them for my website. I'm so pleased you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Our guide was very informative and knowledgeable in wine and great food in Auckland in general. He gave excellent restaurant recommendations and took time out of his day on the way back to Auckland to show us where the restaurants were. Was definitely one of...More

1  Thank Hannah W
John M, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Hannah. Thanks for your great feedback. This is a new product I have just launched with Villa Maria Estate and it's proving popular already. I always try to add some value where time allows and that day it was great to show some places...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Really enjoyed our wine tour with John. John was extremely knowledgeable about wine and the area and quite personable. It was a very enjoyable afternoon!More

1  Thank RochelleH364
John M, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rochelle, Thanks so much for your kind review. I'm really pleased I could get you out of the city knowing your tight schedule. I'm happy you enjoyed the tour and thank you for the generous gratuity at the end. I hope you'll stay in...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018

John was clearly knowledgeable when it came to the wines and was more than friendly. I went with some friends - all of us students who very little about wine before the tour. John did a great job keeping us engaged and keeping the trip...More

1  Thank RyanC5848
John M, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Hi Ryan, Thanks for your great review. I had the best time with the five of you and I'm glad that I could give you some insight into the New Zealand Wine industry and bolt on some rugged scenery to boot. I hope you'll like...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We only had limited time in Auckland. Great way to see some of area including less touristy parts. John was a great host. Nice wines.More

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John M, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind review and feedback. I'm really pleased that you enjoyed your tour to Piha and Karekare and the wineries of West Auckland after that. It's become one of the more popular tours because of the...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks to our driver John for an enjoyable day visiting three local wineries, tasting New Zealand honey and visiting a black sand beach. It was a lovely sunny day and John was very friendly and knowledgeable about the wine. Very relaxing day.More

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nzwinebug, Owner at NZWINEPRO - Auckland Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi Suzzane, Thanks so much for your great review and posting some photos. It really was a pleasure to spend the day with you and Steve on the Vineyards Honey & Black Sand beach Tour. I enjoy it when I have someone that loves wine,...More

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protoman1984
23 July 2017|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Depending on which tour you choose there can be some walking but only very short distances and I've had many clients aged over 70 that have never had a problem. At Villa Maria Estate there are some stairs to climb to an... More
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JohnThomason
24 December 2016|
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Hi John, You certainly could bring your 15 year old daughter although she wont be able to taste wine. She would receive a 20% discount. The 29th has been booked for the Vineyards Honey & Black Sand Beach Tour. You can... More
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