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Highlight Wine Tours

167 Vickerman Street | Grovetown, Blenheim 7202, New Zealand
+64 3-577 9046
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Great personalized service!

Even though we visited during the off season, Dave was able to provide a personalized tour based on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jake w
via mobile
Amazing tour with Colleen

We had a private tour with Colleen and it was amazing. It is clear that she loves what she does and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bridey5
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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“wine tour” (141 reviews)
“full day tour” (45 reviews)
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167 Vickerman Street | Grovetown, Blenheim 7202, New Zealand
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+64 3-577 9046
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"great group"
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"end of the day"
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"new zealand"
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"great tour"
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"great company"
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"another couple"
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"family run"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though we visited during the off season, Dave was able to provide a personalized tour based on the preferences of the small group. He was extremely knowledgeable on the local wineries as well as the industry in general and a generally all around great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a private tour with Colleen and it was amazing. It is clear that she loves what she does and loves chatting to us and has a passion for the wine industry. We learnt so much and all the wineries we visited were so...More

2  Thank bridey5
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I went on the afternoon tour with the owner Dave and we had an unbelievable time. Picked up from where we were staying and greeted with a warm smile from Dave as he pulled up. He asked us what our preferences were...More

2  Thank elliotheim95
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This was my 3rd tour over the years with Highlight Wine Tours. Dave and Colleen are truly excellent hosts. I really appreciated their attention to detail, their great knowledge about wine and the way they went above and beyond in welcoming me back! I had...More

1  Thank Richard_A380
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We went on a full day tour with Dave. Being low season it ended up being just us so we were lucky enough to visit wineries Dave chose based on our tastes. He was friendly, helpful and easy to talk to. We visited 7 wineries...More

1  Thank Kai C
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Dave was incredible! This wine tour was so much fun, so informative, easy paced and flexible with time. All the wineries were brilliant and we sure did drink the region dry! It was the best way to start our trip in NZ. I highly recommend...More

Thank Tessah B
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We had booked this tour online prior to arriving by cruise ship. We were met at the port by Dave in his amazing VW Kombi and had a great day touring the Marlborough wine region. Dave was an excellent tour guide and I would highly...More

Thank DTC47
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

An informative, friendly and flexible tour, combining local knowledge, easy-paced visits and the freedom to linger when required. Colleen made sure the tour matched our interests and requirements, and we thoroughly enjoyed visiting and tasting and experiencing both the cellar doors at the vineyard stops...More

1  Thank Mig G
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Dave picked us up from our hotel in a wonderful turquouise metallic 1967 Mustang convertible. He took us to 3 different wineries on our half-day tour and was really interesting, informative and laid-back (in the best possible way). He tailored the tour to exactly what...More

1  Thank delligill
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Colleen and Dave offered me and four other people the greatest of wine tours in Marlborough/Blenheim areas. They are quite knowledgeable about wine and take you to the best spots for tastings. We finished ours with a visit to a chocolate factory which was lovely....More

2  Thank Elizabeth T
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judy5746
13 February 2017|
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Response from HighlightMarlborough | Property representative |
Hi Judy Thank you for contacting us. We would love to show you around to taste our yummy wines. Yes we are able to pick up our guests in Picton. There is a surcharge of $40 for the return transport to/from Picton. As it... More
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