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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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Wonderful Wine Tour!

The Waiheke Island Wine Tour was great! We were met by Geri at the ferry terminal after a scenic... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
BlairLehman
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Princeton, New Jersey
Great even for young people!

At an affordable price, we had some fantastic wines, fantastic food, and a fantastic charismatic... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rick B
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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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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:15 PM
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2 Crescent Road West, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Waiheke Island Wine Tour was great! We were met by Geri at the ferry terminal after a scenic ferry ride over from Auckland. Then we got a tour around the island with stops for particular beautiful pictures of the scenery. Then it was on...More

Thank BlairLehman
Reviewed 5 days ago

At an affordable price, we had some fantastic wines, fantastic food, and a fantastic charismatic Tour Guide! Very impressed. (Coming from a 19yo)

Thank Rick B
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey Rick B, thanks for your rewiew of our tour. Cheers! Jean and Wayne.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were met by Jean at the ferry terminal on Waiheke and off we went. We visited three vineyards and myself, partner and two friends had lunch at another vineyard - not on the tour. The tour itself was well organised and Jean was a...More

Thank ChrizBee59
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi ChrizBee59, thanks for the lovely review of our tour. I was definitely the person communicating with you by email and I’d love to take credit for your fabulous day out on Waiheke, but it wasnt me!! Your guide would have been either Christine or...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our day on Waiheke. Wine Tours collected us from the ferry terminal and our knowledgable guide Graham showed us some of the highlights of the island en route to three very different wine farms. The wine tasting was delightfully presented by the...More

Thank Clive P
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi live, thanks so uch for taking the time to review our tour and your guide Graham. Glad you managed to make it to the airport with time to spare, its always a bit nerve wracking in Aucklands unpredictable traffic! Best wishes from us for...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was visiting NZ with some friends, and was told we MUST go to Waiheke for wine tasting and the views. We had an absolutely amazing day with Wayne. He is from the island, so was able to provide a lot of great local information. The...More

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JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Anna, many thanks for your lovely review of our tour. Wayne is absolutely passionate about Waiheke Island, and it shows! Glad to hear you had a great day out in our little piece of paradise! Best wishes Jean and Wayne.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved this day on Waiheke - despite being a kiwi it was my first time over there. Very easy to catch the ferry and buy ticket - no queue and Christine was waiting with my name on her board right where you disembark. Visited...More

Thank Karen P
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Karen, many thanks for taking the time to review our lovely guide Christine and your tour. Christine is a passionate local (as are all our guides) and loves showing guests around our little island paradise. Best wishes for 2018, cheers! Jean and Wayne.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our wine tour had to be rescheduled due to weather and I’m so happy we were able to make it work during our trip to New Zealand. We got a mini tour of the Island by our lovely hostess Geri. Great sense of humor too!...More

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JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Ktetaylor, I’m so glad we were able to rebook your group on a day to suit, it is not always possible at this busy time of year. Many thanks for taking the time to visit TA to write your review. Cheers from Jean, Wayne...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 4 friends from Argentina, we did this tour on January 2nd and it was great! Our tour guide Graham was very informative and very professional always taking care of our queries. Casita Miro was the best of all 3 wineries...More

Thank Richo114
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks Richo for your great review and your thoughts. Unfortunately we are somewhat limited by the opening hours of the vineyards (mainly 11am till 4pm), which dictates the need to keep moving. Also by 2pm most people are well and truly ready for lunch! Glad...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we arrived on an earlier ferry than advised, Wayne was at the wharf already and we enjoyed chatting with him until the other members of our tour group arrived at the appointed time. Setting off in the comfortable air-conditioned van, Wayne took us on...More

Thank VictorZeus
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi VictorZeus, many thanks for your lovely, comprehensive review of our tour and Wayne's hosting, he is such a passionate advocate for Waiheke Island and our vineyards. Glad to hear you enjoyed your time in our little piece of paradise! Best wishes for 2018 and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family had a good time on beautiful waiheke island with our tour guide Mr Graham. The visitation to 3 wineraries were interesting. We enjoyed it being a small group. Many good chats while tasting different kind of wine. It was such a delightful day!

Thank zerof2018
JeanandWayne, Owner at Waiheke Island Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Zero, thanks for your lovely TA review of our tour and your day out with Graham. Cheers!

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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
4 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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