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Wanaka Wine Tours

103 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 800 946 387
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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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103 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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+64 800 946 387
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I booked this tour whilst we had a couple of days in Wanaka and had a fantastic time. Scott was a great guide and certainly taught us a lot about some wine and the region. It's a pretty full day with lots...More

Thank RoryPrior
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi RoryPrior, Many thanks for taking the time to review us. It was a real pleasure meeting you and your partner. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the tour so much. Hopefully we'll see you again some time. All the best, an enjoy your Riesling!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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Thank Kathrin F
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a half day with Wanaka wine tours visiting a number of vineyards. Whilst it was a little disappointing that the tour didnt include the beautiful Rippon vineyard we did get to visit a number of very interesting wineries. Unfortunately we felt as though...More

Thank CheltenhamJim
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi CheltenhamJim, Thanks for taking the time to review us. I'm sorry that you didn't feel that the guide was engaging with you. We do try and make every tour a memorable, fun occassion. I will be talking to the guide concerned. If you'd like...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

John was a fantastic guide with lots of stories and he brought the fun. The wineries were great, we bought more wine than expected. Highly recommend!

Thank georginapeacock88
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Hi georginapeacock88, Thanks very much for your lovely review. We're really pleased you enjoyed the tour. We do feel fortunate to have guides like John as part of the team. Enjoy your wine and hope to see you again sometime. Kind regards,

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I booked the classic wine tour the last minute, Scott was fantastic and made sure everything ran smoothly. Heidi picked us up right on time and to our surprise we were the only ones on board that day which made it extra...More

Thank Fiona K
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Fiona K, Thanks very much for taking the time to review us. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the tour. We're very fortunate to have guides like Heidi, she really knows her stuff! All the best for your future travels. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

My girlfriend's and I (4 of us in total) booked the boutique wine tour during our holiday in Wanaka in August. From the moment we were picked up our guide (Richard) was friendly, engaging and enthusiastic so we instantly knew we were in for a...More

Thank Fiona N
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hello Fiona N, Thanks for your great review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the tour. Richard is indeed a great guide and we're lucky to have him. Hope the rest of your holiday went well and we look forward to seeing you again sometime. Many...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The reviews don't lie. Wanaka Wine Tours is a wonderful local, family owned business and the owner Scott provided a great tour with thoughtful choices on wineries. He was prompt and the pick up/drop off at your accommodations was wonderful. We visited 6 wineries and...More

Thank tspath
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi tspath, Thanks for your great review. It was a real pleasure showing you around our amazing region. Really pleased that you are now a Riesling convert! Hope the rest of your holiday is amazing. See you again sometime. Cheers!

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and family of ours went on this wine tour when we came on holiday in New Zealand. I was unsure about spending almost $200 on it but it was worth every dollar, all of us enjoyed it, the food was amazing, wine was...More

Thank Edith J
wanakawinetours, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hi Edith J, Thanks for your kind words. We're really pleased you loved the tour. We are very fortunate to have great vineyards, people, and scenery around here. All the best for your future travels. Regards,

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Loved our Wanaka wine tour with Scott. He not only showed us the sights of Wanaka and Central Otago, but personally escorted us to hand picked vineries that were out of this world. We were wined and dined and then dropped back at our accomodation....More

Thank 865Shar0n_P
Scott W, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Hi 865Shar0n_P, Thanks for your amazing review!! It was a real pleasure to have your company for the day. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the tour. I hope the rest of your holiday goes well. Look forward to seeing you next time you're here. All...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We recently experienced Scotts fantastic winery tour of the Wanaka region. Scott was very knowledgeable about the area, the history and the wines and wineries. We visited a number of more boutique smaller wineries which is what we requested and we were not disappointed. Having...More

Thank Paul H
wanakawinetours, Owner at Wanaka Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Paul H, Thanks for your great review. It was a pleasure showing you guys our amazing vineyards and wine. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the tour. Now you'll know what to look for next time you're buying a bottle of Pinot. All the best....More

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Gary_Travelling
16 December 2015|
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Response from wanakawinetours | Property representative |
Hi Gary, Thanks for your question. We believe we provide good value on our tours. As mentioned above by one of our past guests, we only do small groups, so you get a really personal touch. We also tend to go to the smaller... More
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