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Waiheke Island Wine Tours

2 Crescent Road West, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 2140
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We were greeted by a very friendly gentleman who knew the island well (Wayne). He was informative... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dkjk2018
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Kelowna, Canada
Great selection of wineries, excellent hosts and excellent tour guide, with a lot of information about Waiheke

Easy to get to Waiheke on the ferry from Auckland CBD; also you can stay on the island. The guide... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bryan W
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Catch the 10am ferry from downtown Auckland, cruise the sparkling waters of the Hauraki Gulf and in 35minutes you'll arrive in paradise! Wayne (owner) is our primary guide; Graham, Christine and Geri are also passionate Waihetians! We are the original ‘Waiheke Island Wine Tours’, the first Qualmark-accredited tour operator; we offer professional, fully planned itineraries with all arrangements made on your behalf. Ten clients max in each of our comfortable vehicles with vented air-con and large windows for excellent sightseeing. Enjoy our entertaining scenic tour with full commentary on our early beginnings and island life today. Included are tasting fees for at least 14+ wines at three top vineyards, chilled bottled water, Waiheke Island of Wine Maps, transfers to lunch and then to the ferry afterwards. We operate daily (except Xmas Day, Easter Friday and the odd short break). Privately tailored tours are available by arrangement. No credit card, booking or agent fees - book and pay online - its EASY!
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2 Crescent Road West, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were greeted by a very friendly gentleman who knew the island well (Wayne). He was informative and made the best out of a very bad day of weather. Without his good spirits the day would not have anywhere near as good as it was....More

Thank dkjk2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

Easy to get to Waiheke on the ferry from Auckland CBD; also you can stay on the island. The guide will come and pick you up; no muss, no fuss.

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great full day on the island! Wayne was awesome! We tasted at 3 wineries and had a delicious lunch at Te Motu. Friendly tour guide and highly recommend this activity while visiting Auckland.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather didn’t cooperate with us, lots of rain, but the tour was still great. The driver was friendly and helped educate us about Auckland and the island. All 3 wineries are very different vibes. It was pretty loud and nearly impossible to hear the...More

Thank Kelli W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the food and wine tour. The tour includes a round trip ferry travel from Auckland to Waiheke, a guided tour with a bus seeing 3 wineries, olive oil and whisky. In between our driver supplied us with interesting and fun details on the...More

Thank Ofer L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Waiheke Island Wine Tours. Our guide was incredibly friendly and extremely knowledgeable about the island. The wineries we visited were amazing and we would recommend this tour to anyone visiting Waiheke!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did this tour in February 2018 and had a nice day. From Auckland you'll need to buy a ferry ticket ($38 round trip), then meet the tour on the island. We had 8 people on our tour, making it very manageable at the wineries....More

Thank ColumbusCruiser2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right from picking us up from our accommodation through to dropping us off after lunch this tour is highly recommended Graham our driver was highly informative and kept us on time and entertained Te Motu was good, Casita Miro outstanding and Obsidian fantastic! Enjoy this...More

Thank Richard S
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Richard, great to meet you both briefly yesterday - shame about the weather!! Thanks for visiting TripAdvisor to write your lovely review of our tour which is much appreciated. Best wishes and happy birthday! Jean, Wayne and Graham.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting on a cruise ship, we made arrangements on line from America before the trip. Jean was very responsive and answered a bunch of or emails. Very easy to get to from cruise ship, basically a 3 minute walk to ferry. Nice ferry ride, 35...More

Thank Alan C
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alan C, many thanks for visiting TripAdvisor to write your lovely review of our tour. We were so pleased to hear you had a great day out with us! Hope the rest of your cruise is amazing! Best wishes Jean and Wayne.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the amazing Graham for our day trip winery tour, he was very friendly and knowledgeable , and the valve for money for both the wine tasting and the tours was unbeatable Graham even assisted with a very secretive engagement operation and everything all...More

Thank Sam H
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sam, it was our pleasure being involved in the planning for the "engagement"! Glad you enjoyed your day out and that everything went smoothly on the day! Sorry to hear of your disappointment with Obsidian, vineyard performance is vital to the success of our...More

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Joel Z
30 October 2017|
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Response from JeanandWayne | Property representative |
Hi Joel, thanks for getting in touch - sorry I missed your query. TA won't let me put my email address here or my website link (which is crazy I know) but if you click on the link on our TA page or go to our Waiheke Island... More
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Susan P
5 June 2017|
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Response from JeanandWayne | Property representative |
Hi Sue and Trey, many thanks for getting in touch. We can certainly accommodate you and it's no problem for us to pick you up from your accommodation. Please visit our website to make your booking when you are ready. I'm not... More
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Richard B
29 January 2017|
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Response from JeanandWayne | Property representative |
Hi Richard thanks for getting in touch. We can only offer February 12th as we are already full on the 11th. If you could email me via the contact page of our website waihekeislandwinetours (I am not allowed to post our URL... More
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