DURATION: Half or full day
TIME: 10am to 4:30pm or 1pm to 5:30pm (can be on request)
INCLUDES: Accommodation transfers, private guide and wine tastings
ADDITIONAL: Lunch (various options based on your preference)
Your personal guide will transport you through picturesque Kawarau Gorge in the comfort of your own private Mercedes vehicle to Bannockburn, the heart of the Central Otago wine region.
Immerse your senses in a wine tasting at one of Bannockburn’s top wineries, Mt Difficulty, perched high on Felton Road. Enjoy lunch at a winery and experience their locally-sourced menu while enjoying dramatic views overlooking Lake Dunstan and the Cromwell basin.
You will then venture into the Gibbston Valley wine region; known as the ‘Valley of the Vines’, nestled between rugged schist mountains and the Kawarau River gorge. Here we delight in more world-class Pinot Noir at some of the best wineries and cellar doors in the region.
Following the conclusion of your final tasting, you will be transported back to your accommodation.
We’re lucky to have some of the best gourmet dining, award-winning vineyards and charming local cafés in New Zealand. We can tailor lunch options to suit every taste.
Mt Difficulty Winery Restaurant
The ultimate winery lunch. Mt Difficulty winery are renowned for their dramatic views and stylish food showcasing fresh produce and local cuisine.
An honest, comforting and social winery lunch experience with individual and shared plate options, Mora is the perfect choice for those looking for hand-crafted cuisine that’s made from scratch with a focus on quality, taste and seasonality.https://mora.co.nz/restaurant
Mt Rosa Wines
A relaxed, rural setting nestled amidst rows of vines, surrounded by mountains and hillsides dotted with wild herbs and dramatic mountain landscapes is what you’ll experience at Mt Rosa. Delicious locally sourced fare to complement the wines and the views…and the good jokes!
Our local guides love to being able to personally tailor each tour to suit your interests, tastes and abilities. Contact us to customise your special day and ensure your Queenstown adventure is truly unforgettable.
Our private, luxury fleet is available during your stay. We can assist with:
• Airport Transfers
• Transfers to your Accommodation
• Transport for Dinner Reservations and Appointments
• Golf or Activity Transfers
Enquire here or add a transfer request to your booking form.
TOUR: Queenstown and Central Otago Wine Tour