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Half-Day Self-Guided Ride and Wine Bike Tour from Arrowtown

Half-Day Self-Guided Ride and Wine Bike Tour from Arrowtown

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Independent travelers are perfectly matched for this half-day, self-guided wine and cycling experience from Arrowtown. With a bike and helmet rental, cycle between rivers, across suspension bridges, and under mature trees, stopping at your leisure to take in the mountain views. End up at the Gibbston Valley Winery for a tour and tasting, rewarding your hard work over the 8.6-mile (14-kilometer) ride.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.56
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$60.56

Marlborough Sounds Greenshell Mussel Tasting Cruise from Havelock

Marlborough Sounds Greenshell Mussel Tasting Cruise from Havelock

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Pair superb views of New Zealand’s Marlborough Sound with a glass of the area’s famous Sauvignon Blanc and a bowl of freshly-steamed Greenshell Mussels on this high-end, 3-hour sightseeing cruise. Cruise aboard a high-end luxury launch as you explore Pelorus Sound and Kenepuru Sound, stopping to look for local wildlife and to visit a local mussel farm.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.25
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$92.25
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The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River

The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River

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Channel your inner Hobbit and enjoy outdoor adventure in the heart of New Zealand on this 4-hour Hobbit barrel run rafting tour on the Pelorus River. Pull on your wetsuit and hop aboard your raft, then drift onto the Pelorus River — made famous in the 2013 movie ‘The Desolation of Smaug.’ Stop off at filming locations used in the making of the movie to hear of the ways in which the film was shot, and listen as your guide sheds light on the region’s milling and mining heritage.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.04
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$140.04

Shore Excursion: Guided Sea Kayaking through Akaroa Marine Reserve

Shore Excursion: Guided Sea Kayaking through Akaroa Marine Reserve

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Spend your time in port in Akaroa on a small-group shore excursion, sea kayaking around the harbor. Bask in the scenery of remote bays and inlets, and catch a glimpse of local marine life, including penguins, orcas, and endangered Hector’s dolphins. You’ll paddle for three hours with a guide through the basin of an extinct volcano and stop for a snack and swim at a coastal beach. This tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port.
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  • 3 hours
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$98.41
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$98.41

Small group guided sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve

Small group guided sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve

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Swap your cruise ship for a kayak on this 3-hour shore excursion from Akaroa and enjoy a thrilling close encounter with native wildlife. Paddle your way around remote bays, inlets and sandy beaches; admire the dramatic scenery of the once-active volcano basin; then cool off with a swim. Along the way, keep a lookout for some of New Zealand’s rarest wildlife sightings, including Hector Dolphins, penguins and orca whales.
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  • 3 hours
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$98.41
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$98.41

Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

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Located in the heart of Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound forms part of the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage site. Explore the stunning fiord by air and water during a half-day excursion. The exhilarating, round-trip helicopter flight from Queenstown includes a glacier landing on Mt. Tutoko. Perhaps spot dolphins, seals, and penguins during an unforgettable cruise.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$667.18
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$667.18

Private Charter: Fiordland Ultimate Helicopter Tour

Private Charter: Fiordland Ultimate Helicopter Tour

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New Zealand Luxury Helicopter Tours Queenstown Helicopter Flights New Zealand Luxury Helicopter Tours Queenstown Helicopter Flights The ultimate Fiordland experience traverses Milford and Doubtful Sounds as well as the lesser known George and Bligh Sounds.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$6,104.98
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$6,104.98
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Doubtful Experience Private Helicopter Charter from Queenstown

Doubtful Experience Private Helicopter Charter from Queenstown

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Experience the vastness of Doubtful Sound, three times longer and ten times larger than Milford Sound by flying out to the Tasman Sea on route to a gourmet lunch and wine in remote alpine wilderness before returning to Queenstown via even more outstanding scenery from Fiordland National Park.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$5,891.69
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$5,891.69
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Fiordlander Helicopter Tour with Gourmet Lunch and Wine from Queenstown

Fiordlander Helicopter Tour with Gourmet Lunch and Wine from Queenstown

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Fly from Queenstown to the breath-taking Lake Quill and the 1900ft Sutherland Falls. Continue on to the Tasman Sea and West Coast before flying the length of Milford Sound. Experience an exhilarating flight past spectacular mountains and land upon a glacier, conditions permitting. Then we continue on to an alpine picnic lunch.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$5,308.64
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$5,308.64

Cruise Ship Shore Excursion Taste of Dunedin City Sights and Nature Tour

Cruise Ship Shore Excursion Taste of Dunedin City Sights and Nature Tour

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Iconic city sights, Maori sites of significance and a chance to see wildlife are the highlights of this 4-4.5 hour tour, and it starts when we collect you from Port Chalmers, where you’ll meet your guide. We start with a scenic drive that takes in the location of where Dunedin first began for both the early Māori and European settlers, and a look at some of the beautiful iconic sites our city has to offer. We then head out for the Otago Peninsula which delivers spectacular views above the Otago Harbour before winding back down to sea level to arrive at scenic inlets frequented by wading birds. Hear commentary about the nature and the natural processes that shaped the land and learn about Māori, the first people to step ashore here. We’ll take a stroll along a stunning sandy beach where we are often lucky enough to glimpse New Zealand sea lions and fur seals. We finish our tour with a look at Baldwin street, the world's steepest residential street.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.84
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$90.84

Southern Skies Stargazing Tour in Dunedin

Southern Skies Stargazing Tour in Dunedin

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Benefit from clear views of the southern sky at night on a star-gazing tour on the Otago Peninsula. Depart from Dunedin and head to Sandfly Bay and a rural farm. Your guide shares Māori stories about the celestial bodies, and serves up a light supper with hot beverages. When the conditions are right, this part of the rural coast is ideal for viewing the Southern Lights (Aurora Australis).
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$113.55
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$113.55
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Lake Cruise & Island Nature Walk- meet the boat 10 minutes prior to Departure

Lake Cruise & Island Nature Walk- meet the boat 10 minutes prior to Departure

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Take a cruise across Lake Wanaka to the remote Mou Waho Island Nature Reserve and make a memorable, eco-friendly impact by planting a native tree before you leave. Opt to take a 1-hour-return guided bush walk to reveal Mou Waho’s hidden secret - another lake, nestled atop the island with panoramic views of Wanaka and the Southern Alps. Enjoy “high tea” surrounded by this spectacular alpine scenery.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$188.20
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$188.20
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Queenstown Progressive Dinner & Wine Tour - 3 iconic locations

Queenstown Progressive Dinner & Wine Tour - 3 iconic locations

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Experience some of Queenstown’s most iconic settings as we take you on a social night out to meet new friends on the region's first progressive dinner tour with amazing local wines and stunning food. Start your evening with a scenic drive out to internationally renowned Amisfield Bistro for your stunning wine tasting and entree overlooking the vines. Take a drive through the historic gold rush town of Arrowtown and experience a delicious main paired with a perfect wine to match. Wrap up your night with a decadent dessert in the heart of Queenstown at the legendary Eichardt’s Hotel and enjoy an after-dinner digestif by a roaring log fire.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$205.91
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$205.91
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Valley of the Vines Lunch & Wine Tour with a Wine Cave Adult Tour

Valley of the Vines Lunch & Wine Tour with a Wine Cave Adult Tour

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Enjoy the tastes of the winemaking region of Central Otago without the stress of choosing a sober driver. Get picked up from your hotel and dropped back again at the end of the tour on this lunchtime drive around several celebrated wineries in the Gibbston Valley. Go behind the scenes at the country’s oldest wine cave and sample a range of varietals at each winery’s cellar door, from pinot noirs to a range of white wines.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.87
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$146.87
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Valley of the Vines Afternoon Wine Tour includes a Winery Tour

Valley of the Vines Afternoon Wine Tour includes a Winery Tour

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Save yourself the trouble of finding a sober driver on this late afternoon tour around a handful of renowned Central Otago wineries. Drive from wine cave to cellar door with your guide at the wheel and sample a wide range of wines from the picturesque Gibbston Valley winegrowing region. If you’re worried about getting back to your accommodation, don’t be: hotel pick-ups and drop-offs are available to make life easier.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$132.11
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$132.11
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Cruise Excursion - Wines of Marlborough Tour

Cruise Excursion - Wines of Marlborough Tour

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The Marlborough region is packed with boutique wineries producing world-class sauvignon blancs and other wine varietals. On this small-group tour from the port in Picton, spend a day off your cruise ship sampling just some of the wines produced in the region, all without the hassle of organizing a rental car
 or a chauffeur. On the way to each cellar door, drive through the open countryside and past the rolling hills of the Koromiko Valley.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$103.32
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$103.32
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Private Biking Wine Tour (full day) in the Marlborough Region

Private Biking Wine Tour (full day) in the Marlborough Region

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Spin through New Zealand’s South Island and sample delicious local wines on this full-day Marlborough wine region guided bike tour. Follow your guide along winding cycle trails through the Marlborough wine region, where lush vineyards thrive in the sun-drenched soils. Visit six wineries and gain insight into the area’s rich winemaking heritage. Stop for a delicious lunch in a local restaurant along the way and sample some of the delicate wines for which Marlborough is famous. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to four people.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$309.97
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$309.97

Small-Group Kayak Adventure from Franz Josef Glacier

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Small-Group Kayak Adventure from Franz Josef Glacier

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Explore the serene waters of Lake Mapourika in New Zealand’s glacier country on this kayak adventure from Franz Joseph Glacier. Paddle with your guide out onto Lake Mapourika, widely considered one of western New Zealand’s most scenic spots. Enjoy uninterrupted views as your guide explains the region’s fascinating geology, and marvel at the way the mighty Southern Alps are mirrored perfectly in the calm waters. Head into the estuaries of the Okarito Kiwi Sanctuary, and discover some of the country’s oldest untouched rainforest as native birds sing overhead.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.96
$95.94
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Lord of the Rings Scenic Half Day Tour

Lord of the Rings Scenic Half Day Tour

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Take a journey with us deep into Middle Earth and explore unique Lord of the Rings filming locations from Queenstown to Glenorchy and Mt Aspiring World Heritage N.P. Feel the trilogy come to life as you visit the breathtaking and magical landscape that inspired Peter Jackson’s film locations for The Lord of the Rings movies. We are the only company with EXCLUSIVE ACCESS to the filming locations on Arcadia Station, where scenes from the Hobbit & Wolverine were filmed. Travel in small groups with local guides who have a real passion and knowledge of the area. Take in the diverse landscape of ancient beech forest, braided rivers and glacier carved valleys. Explore the unique flora and fauna and get up close to the New Zealand animals and birdlife. We are a Local family owned & operated tour company that offer the real experience. Operating since 2005! We are one of the few companies that hold Department of Conservation Concessionaire permits to access Mt Aspiring National park.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$132.85
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$132.85
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Wine and Food Sampler Tour from Queenstown

Wine and Food Sampler Tour from Queenstown

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Sample the local produce for which New Zealand’s South Island is famous on this 4-hour wine and food tasting tour from Queenstown. Head into the rolling hills of Central Otago’s wine region with your guide. Enjoy a lunch of traditional New Zealand food and delicious wine in a local restaurant. Travel through the scenic Kawarau Gorge to Gibbston Valley Winery and explore the biggest underground wine cellars in New Zealand. Sample premium wines and cheeses, and gain insight into the different grape varietals which flourish in the region’s fertile soils.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.87
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$146.87
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Original Wine Tour

Original Wine Tour

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Discover some of the vineyards and wineries for which New Zealand’s fertile South Island is famous on this 4-hour wine tour from Queenstown. Travel from Queenstown into the South Island’s rolling hills with your guide. Visit a total of three wineries such as Gibbston Valley Winery, Mt Rosa, Waitiri Creek Winery or Chard Farm Winery. During your visits sample some of the delicious wines and cheese produced in the region, and gain insight into the delicate balances of scent and flavour at play in your glass.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$124.73
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$124.73
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Milford Sound Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

Milford Sound Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

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This 4-hour tour gets you quickly to Milford Sound from Queenstown the most scenic way — by helicopter. Swap the roadways for the skies, soaring over the Southern Alps then landing at Fiordland National Park while your pilot-guide provides commentary along the way. After an informative cruise on Milford Sound, with plenty of photo ops of waterfalls and Mitre Peak, you're treated to a second landing on a snow-capped peak. Book on a shared helicopter, or upgrade your experience to a private charter exclusive to your group.
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  • 4 hours
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$1,033.24
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$1,033.24

The Ultimate Milford Sound Experience by Helicopter from Queenstown

The Ultimate Milford Sound Experience by Helicopter from Queenstown

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Tour Milford Sound from the air and indulge in a gourmet picnic at an alpine lake suspended above Fiordland. This 4-hour helicopter tour provides the ultimate adventure in the sky, flying you past the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps. Experience several landings with time to stroll on a deserted beach. Listen to your pilot’s narration about ancient glaciers and prehistoric rainforests as you soak up the dramatic scenery. Book on a shared helicopter, or upgrade your experience to a private charter exclusive to your group.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$5,867.33
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$5,867.33
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Private E-Bike Wine Tour in Wanaka

Private E-Bike Wine Tour in Wanaka

What makes this tour unique is that we embrace the environment/Kaitiakitanga we are protectors and guardians of the land and reducing carbon emissions through e-biking and combine past (Māori history) and present (wines of Wanaka). Along this E-Bike tour you will get an insight into the Māori footprint and history from many hundreds of years ago of the beautiful Otago region along with combining the wonderful present being the beautiful wines of this region. To give you the authentic New Zealand experience in the beautiful Central Otago, South Island region.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.35
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$117.35
Price varies by group size
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