waiheke tours Taste of Waiheke
Combine your visit to Waiheke Island with this popular tour of some of the best food and wine experiences Waiheke Island offers. You'll enjoy a day of tastings at 3 vineyards and an olive grove, plus have the chance to indulge in locally produced foods such as mouth-watering preserves and world class olive oils. The tour includes a light lunch at Stonyridge Vineyard.
On arrival you'll be greeted at the wharf by your tour driver and directed to your coach. Enjoy a scenic drive to your first stop, Stonyridge Vineyard, where you'll enjoy a tour and tastings, plus a light lunch over views of the vineyard. You then depart for Rangihoua Estate, which introduces you to Waiheke’s olive growing industry, including tasting award winning olive oils. A stop at Wild on Waiheke offers optional beer tasting as well as wine, and the chance to sample home grown preserves and chutneys. Your tour finishes with wine tastings at the beautiful Mudbrick Vineyard, with spectacular views of the Hauraki Gulf, before returning to the ferry terminal. When the tour is over you can take advantage of the complimentary All Day Bus Pass allowing you to further explore the island on the scheduled bus services at your own pace.
|Availability:||Tour departs daily at 11am (11.10am from Devonport) from downtown Auckland Ferry Terminal|
|Time:||At least 5 ½ hours including ferry travel|
|Tour Price:||Adult $140.00 (ferry fare, tour + all day bus pass are included)|
What to Bring
- Good walking shoes, sun block and a sun hat.
- A light rain jacket, depending on the time of year and conditions
No tours Christmas Day, Good Friday or ANZAC Day.
Vineyards on this tour may change without notice. This tour is not recommended for children. Passports are required for proof of ID to purchase or consume alcohol.