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Wanaka Wine Tours

Wanaka, New Zealand
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About Wanaka Wine Tours
Wanaka Wine Tours has been in operation since 2001. It is the original wine touring company in and around Wanaka. We take you to the best places to sample award winning wines and to hear the local stories. As we travel our friendly and knowledgeable guides will tell you tales and stories of the people and land as you enjoy the stunning scenery. Lake Wanaka is the worlds first protected lifestyle reserve. It is a very special place and we look forward to sharing it with you.
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Classic Wanaka Wine Tour

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6 hours 30 minutes
from US$195.29
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Sarah5368 wrote a review May 2021
Wellington, New Zealand98 contributions48 helpful votes
This was our second trip with Wanaka Wine Tours & John was our guide both times. The vineyards we visited (6 on a full day’s tour) were different & each has a unique vibe. John was very knowledgeable & easy company which made the day good fun. A lunch platter was included in the price. Central Otago is absolutely stunning & this is a wonderful way to spend a day. Being picked up, chauffeured to fabulous vineyards & tasting such glorious wine - what more can you want! Would highly recommend.
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Response from wanakawinetours, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Sarah5, Thanks so much for reviewing us. We're really pleased that you loved the tour. We are indeed, very fortunate to have such great vineyards, wine, scenery and guides. Wishing you all the best and look forward to seeing you again at some point. Cheers!
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Renee L wrote a review Feb 2021
Wellington, New Zealand13 contributions3 helpful votes
We had a fantastic half day wine tour with our guide Toni she picked us up from our accommodation at was informative not just on the wine regions but history of the central Otago region. We visited four wineries, Aitkins Folly, Scott Base, Domain Road and Aurum. Scott Base was a real highlight we had a beautiful lunch and the staff were so fun and friendly. Will definitely be recommending to my friends back home. A half day well spent it was so much fun.
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Lorraine V wrote a review Jun 2020
Auckland, New Zealand16 contributions3 helpful votes
The whole tour was absolutely fabulous! Great communication from the tour company re- change in pick up time. Toni our driver was fantastic. Great driver chatty & knowledgeable about the area & all the wineries. Lunch platter at Wooing Tree was amazing, excellent gluten free option for me too. Overall this tour was great value for money. Highly recommended. Thank you.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from wanakawinetours, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours
Responded 10 Jun 2020
Hi Lorraine, Thanks so much for reviewing us. Were really pleased that you loved the tour. I'll pass this on to Toni. All the best for your future wine experiences. Cheers!
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mark4694 wrote a review Mar 2020
Oxford, United Kingdom33 contributions7 helpful votes
Great little wine tour - we were 2 of 6 and visited the following wineries - Aitkins Folly, Scott Base (our favourite), Akarua, Domaine Road. We had a shared platter at Scottbase and sampled the Emperor Methode Traditionelle Sparkling wine. Both were delicious and the staff were excellent and friendly. Arrived at Akarua about 20 mins before closure and the sommelier was clearly keen to see us off. Wine servings for tasting were barely sufficient to actually taste the wines - a big disappointment from a "name" brand. Got to Domaine Road later and the sommelier (and wines) couldn't have been nicer!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from wanakawinetours, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours
Responded 5 Apr 2020
Hi mark4694, Thanks for taking the time to review us. I'm pleased you enjoyed the tour (mostly). Sorry to hear that the staff and the tasting amounts at Akarua, weren't up to scratch. We will be looking in to this. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. Cheers!
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JGV_10 wrote a review Mar 2020
Wirral, United Kingdom52 contributions13 helpful votes
A really enjoyable afternoon. We were picked up from our hotel on time by our guide Toni. There was only 1 other couple on the minibus with us so we were soon all talking.Toni provided full and interesting information throughout the trip and the four vineyards we visited were well selected and gave us an intimate wine tasting experience. At our second stop we were also provided with a cold but delicious small meal to accompany the wines. By the end of the 4th vineyard we were very mellow and pleased that Toni was doing the driving. The best wine tasting trip we have been on. Thoroughly recommended.
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