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We offer daily Wine Tours to some of the finest wineries that Marlborough has to offer. You can choose from our Half day, Full day or Private tours to the picturesque cellar doors of our internationally famous wineries and revel in the stunning...more
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Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-577 8347
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Organised a tour with Mike for mid may 2018. P/U was the docks at Picton as we were on a cruise. Just 6 of us and all Australians so that was great. Went to great wineries and tasted many wines(for me it was the reds...More

Thank queenslandtraveller
mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Many thanks for your great review. We have so much wine to share and its lovely to see visitors enjoying it. It was a pleasure to meet you all and thanks for choosing Jade Tours !

Reviewed 17 June 2018

We were visiting from the USA back in May and did a full day wine tour with Mike. What a great guy and a fabulous trip. The nice thing was it was off season and no crowded at all. We had the best personnel service...More

Thank Kathleen C
mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

I too enjoyed the day and thatnks you for joining Jade Tours for your wine experience. Winter is a great time to come to Marlborough - no crowds, cheap accommodation, grea food and the wine is still outstanding. Many thanks for your review.

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We are experienced travellers and have toured vineyards all over the world, including Napa and the vineyards in and around Cape town and I can honestly say this was the best day’s wine tour we have had. Mike our host is Jade tours, he picked...More

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mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Many thanks for your review - it was a great pleasure to host you for the day and show you around some of our famous wineries. Its not just the wine - the background stories help to make a memorable day. Thank you for joining...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

We were met by our tour guide and was pleasantly surprised we were the only people booked for this tour. The tour was done by Sue of Jade Tours and she was sooo good. A very interesting and knowledgeable guide. We had a wonderful tour...More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I cannot speak highly enough of the tour we undertook with Jade Tours. Our guide Mike was exceptional. Nothing was too much trouble, his knowledge comprehensive and his manner engaging. We visited 6 cellar doors and a chocolatier - all excellent and different, providing a...More

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mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for your company during the day - I had great fun showing you around. Marlborough is a very special place, with or without our magnificent wines. Many thanks for your review and I trust you will hold those special memories.

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We have gone on wine tours in Chile, Argentina, Australia and other parts of New Zealand and Mike’s Jade Tours are among the best we have ever had. You get to see a wide variety of wineries and taste many different wines. Each winery treats...More

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mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi "Jill" !! Many thanks for your review - I really enjoyed spending the day with you and even got the weather right. Delighted that you enjoyed yourselves and were able to take away some special memories. You have a few wineries left so hurry...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely perfect day with Mike from jade tours experiencing Marlborough wines. We did a full day trip and experienced 5 winierirs all different but great. Mike organized a lunch for us in a vineyard which was a dream come true. He also...More

Thank Sharh22
mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

It was a pleasure to oblige ! Thanks for entrusting me with your special occasion and I wish everyone full strength. Marlborough is a special place and its always fun showing people around. Safe travels and come to visit us again soon.

Reviewed 17 April 2018

This full-day wine tour was everything we wanted and more! Mike, our guide, was absolutely wonderful and really made the day special. He picked us and one other couple up, explained how the day would go, and asked us what types of wines we were...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Wine tasting was high on our agenda when visiting Marlborough wine country in New Zealand. So when our cruise ship arrived in Picton, Mike - who along with his wife Sue owns Jade tours - was there to meet the four of us traveling together....More

Thank Mary R
mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for selecting Jade Tours to show you some of the fantastic Marlborough wineries. It was a pleasure to host you, and also good fun ! It's nice to be able to see two of Marlborough's big attractions in one tour. Many thanks for...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had just finished walking the Queen Charlotte Track and thought a well deserved treat would be a day tasting wines in Marlborough. Sue picked up from our accomodation and was an absolute delight to spend a day with. She quickly found out what we...More

Thank Catherine K
mikeJT01, Manager at Jade Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Nothing like some fine wine after the exertions of the QC Track ! We are delighted that you enjoyed your treat and also found those excellent wines. Now you know what to look for on your next wine shop. Sue sends her regards !

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