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Escape for the day to Waiheke, New Zealand’s "Island of Wine". Enjoy a relaxing and informative day on Waiheke in the safe hands of a knowledgeable guide. You will visit three of Waiheke’s top vineyards and sample a range of their wines. Along the way, enjoy a scenic drive with live commentary to learn about the island’s history, geography, people and culture. After your wine-tasting experience, sit back, relax and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before heading back to the ferry or your accommodation. Lunch is at your own expense.
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Waiheke Island, Auckland, New ZealandIf you are staying on Waiheke Island we can pick you up from your Island accommodation. Please contact us to make arrangements for this service.
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Waiheke Island, Auckland, New Zealand
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- Live commentary on board
- Local guide
- Pickup and drop-off from Waiheke accommodation
- Transport by private vehicle
- Wine tastings at up to three vineyards
- Ferry ticket fares
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age is 18 years for wine tasting and wine during lunch
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- Ferry tickets can be purchases at the Fullers Ferry Terminal at 99 Quay St
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Most travellers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Ananda Tours
after a very enjoyable wine tour we decided to take the taste of Waiheke tour this was very enjoyable. you get to…
Will only ever use this company on Waiheke!
After an extremely disappointing and very stressful experience with another tour company whilst trying to book (th…
Waiheke Wine Tour
We left a very full and miserable Auckland to get to Waiheke and be greeted so warmly by our driver Michael. His gr…
A recommended tour
This is a fabulous tour with great food and wine! The guide was a local and had a wonderful dry sense of humour whi…
A Spectacular Day!
This was our last full day of an 18 day NZ tour and we arrived 30 minutes early for our tour. We found our guide, S…
An Auckland Highlight
You can always feel good about a tour when your destination is pretty much the same as a ferry boat loaded with loc…
Just done this today, was ab fab. No faults at all. We done this as two couples. 4 great winerys from high end to b…
Lance was a great driver/ tour guide. Very informative and a quirky sense of humor and always willing to take a pic…
A must tour!!!!
Fabulous tour by Bil. Loved the wineries. Kennedy Point had delicious oysters & cheese with their 3 wine samples. A…
Yes! We Loved It!
We stayed on Waiheke Island and they picked us up within a block from our door. The trip was well planned and the…
Excellent Waiheke Food and Wine tour
This was our first trip to Waiheke and we are so glad we choose to go with the Ananda Gourmet Food and Wine. Simon…
Small amount of food and wine sniffing
Very small portions. Good guide but winery’s where tight with half a shot glass for “tasting”. Buy a bottle.
Great tour, friendly driver, super experience
I think this my 5th or 6th Ananda Waiheke tour and they never disappoint. Our super friendly and funny driver Mich…
Great tour, great value too
This is a great tour. You are taken to four vineyards so it lasts about 5 1/2 hours. You have lunch at one of the v…
Absolutely fabulous. Our guide Steve was the perfect guide to the special charm of Waiheke. Cornell’s Sculpture G…
- Duration: 5h 30m
- Mobile Ticket Accepted
- Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
- Instant Confirmation
- Hotel Pickup
- Languages Offered: English
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How much is Private Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour?
Private Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour price starts from US$246.87. Discover and book Private Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour on Tripadvisor
What is the Private Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour cancellation policy?
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On average, this experience will take approximately 5h 30m. Discover and book Private Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour on Tripadvisor