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Highlight Wine Tours

167 Vickerman Street | Grovetown, Blenheim 7202, New Zealand
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Best wine tour in the Marlborough region!

Dave was incredible! This wine tour was so much fun, so informative, easy paced and flexible with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tessah B
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Wilson
A Great Wine Tour

We had booked this tour online prior to arriving by cruise ship. We were met at the port by Dave in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DTC47
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White Rock, Canada
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  • Excellent94%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“wine tour” (145 reviews)
“full day tour” (44 reviews)
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167 Vickerman Street | Grovetown, Blenheim 7202, New Zealand
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"new zealand"
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"great tour"
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"great company"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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"another couple"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

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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

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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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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We booked this tour because my friend loves wine and is interested in owning her own vineyard. I cannot fault Dave in the slightest. It was a great day from start to finish. Dave's enthusiasm and passion for his job shined through all day. The...More

Thank Ciara L
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We were picked up from the hotel in the vintage mustang by Dave and were well looked after as he spun us round the wineries and breweries. He timed the visits to avoid queues and when it looked like it may turn, he swapped out...More

1  Thank fintan w
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Just a terrific trip, Dave was so laid back and engaging - my man and I really enjoyed it - the cars were a real treat and he tailor made it to suit us - which meant a few breweries thrown in too - would...More

1  Thank karenthekiwi
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Had an amazing day with Colleen on the Blenheim wine tour. She was fun, knowledgeable, and accommodating on our tour with myself and 3 girlfriends. We went to several amazing wineries mostly family run with character and charm. I insist you must book with her!!!...More

1  Thank whitwhitwhatwhat
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Had a fantastic tour in a classic car - what more could you ask for? Dave was a great guide - took us to all of our favourites that we had mentioned, but also added in some great new locations (we ended up picking wines...More

2  Thank Whitney 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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