Martinborough in a Day is a chauffeur-driven one-day experience of everything Martinborough, the Southern hemisphere’s only true wine village.
This unique and exclusive wine tour takes you behind the scenes, often where the general public can't access. Your friendly, knowledgeable wine tour host, will ensure your day is pleasurable and enlightening.
You will have the opportunity to taste regional cuisine and sample wines, meet local winemakers and growers and experience the culture of Martinborough including a visit to an olive oil producer.
Tours usually start at 10.30am and finish at 4.30pm. We are flexible if we need to fit in with railway schedules. Martinborough is 80 kms from Wellington. If you are traveling from Wellington we suggest you take the morning "Masterton" train from Wellington to Featherston. We pick you up at Featherston Railway Station and have you back there at the end of the tour for the return journey.
PLEASE NOTE that at the moment the midweek daytime services, and occasionally the weekend services, are being replaced by buses while track maintenance takes place:
Midweek trains replaced by buses
Your Martinborough in a Day wine tour costs NZ$310 per person. The cost covers everything - vineyard tour, tasting fees, lunch, coffee/tea, olive grove tour and taste, local guide and luxury vehicle.
We offer complimentary pick up from Martinborough and Featherston accommodation or Featherston Railway Station. Wharekauhau and city transfers can be arranged at extra cost.
If you want to make this a private tour there is an extra fee.
The highlights of your personally crafted itinerary Martinborough in a Day Tour may include:
We can also visit an olive grove. Stroll around the grove with the owner then taste a range of their superb oils. At the end of the tour we guarantee you will know a lot more about olive oil and be more discerning in your future purchases of it.
If you have any questions about wine tours in Martinborough or you'd like to discuss booking a wine tour, please contact us.CONTACT US
You can book and pay directly by going to the "BOOK" part of our website but we strongly recommend you contact us first just so we can check that the special things we offer on this tour are available on the day you wish to do it. Otherwise we may have to change the date.
So you have the options of:
Experience Martinborough at its finest - Martinborough in a Day... more than just a taste.