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Waipara Wine Trail Tour from Christchurch

Highlights
  • Explore the Waipara wine region with tastings and transportation included
  • Convenient pickup and drop-off at Christchurch hotels
  • Selection of boutique wineries chosen by your guide
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Waipara Wine Trail Tour from Christchurch
From USD 69.54
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12:00pm Departure with LunchMost Popular
Departs at midday 12:00pm and returns at 5:30pm. Tour includes lunch
From USD 93.88
1:30pm Departure
Departs at 1:30pm and returns at 5:30pm. Tour excludes lunch
From USD 69.54
9:30am Departure
Departs at 9:30am and returns at 1:30pm. Tour excludes lunch
From USD 69.54
Overview
This Waipara wine region tour takes you to visit four wineries, with tastings, in a half-day trip from Christchurch. Enjoy samples of local reds and whites without worry of designating a driver as transportation is included. Listen to a guide's commentary about the local terroir to learn about the region as you travel. Upgrade to include a lunch with wine pairings.
What to Expect

Begin your Waipara wine trail tour with convenient pickup at your Christchurch hotel; settle in to your seat for the 40-minute drive to the up-and-coming wine producing region.

Visit a series of cellars and tasting rooms, which may include Waipara Springs, Torlesse Wines, Pegasus Bay, and Waipara Hills (wineries are subject to change without notice).

Enjoy tastings of top-class reds or whites at each and learn about the wine producing and grape-growing methods. Tastings at each winery are included, and feel free to indulge, knowing you have a safe ride home.

If you upgraded to lunch, enjoy a seasonal lunch and wine pairing as well.

Your tour ends with drop-off in Christchurch.

Reviews (111)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Wine tour

Cally was our guide. She picked up promptly at the hotel. We were on the tour with 5 others. We visited 4 wineries. We had enough time for tasting and time to make a purchase if needed. She gave us a 5 minute notice when...More

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Canterburyleisure, Manager at Leisure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review, these are importrant to us to ensure we continue to meet and where possible exceed our customers expectations. It was always great to hear that you enjoyed your experience, the winereis and the wines; it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Beautiful day of non-stop wine tasting!

We had a beautiful sunny day on our afternoon tour with Sue. We were a small group of six, making it a quaint and enjoyable tour. Visited 4 wineries and each was very generous with their offerings; we must have tasted over 25 delicious wines....More

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Canterburyleisure, Manager at Leisure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. It is always great to hear that our customers have had a great day, enjoyed their tour and our driver / guide, in this case Sue was a credit to our company. I do hope...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile
Great tour!

Did this afternoon trip today with guide Sue who is originally from Tasmania. There were 12/13 in our group. Sue was an excellent guide, very informative, and humerous also. She took us to 4 gorgeous vineyards, the sun shone and the wine was lovely in...More

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Canterburyleisure, Manager at Leisure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. It is always great to get good feedback on both the tour itself and our driver guides to are the face of the business. I am pleased to learn that you enjoyed the wineries and...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile
A fantastic afternoon

Janet was our guide and she was excellent with loads of information about Christchurch and the region we travelled through. Our group was a perfect size 8 people and we were all really impressed with the wineries we visited. Lunch was excellent and the tasting...More

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Canterburyleisure, Manager at Leisure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Janet is relatively new to our team and therefore it is great to receive such postive reviews right from the start. I am pleased you enjoyed both the winerioes and the lunch. Thank you for taking the time to submit your review as with these...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Wine Tour

Leisure Tour Company was easy to deal with and on time picking us up from our hotel. The wine trip had a good variety of wines to try and not too far from Christchurch.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Canterburyleisure, Manager at Leisure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. I am pleased you enjoyed the wine tour and I hope you do have the opportunity to visit this very special p[art of New Zealand again at some future date.

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