Sightseeing & Experiences...
In and Around Marlborough Sound
Walking Gourmet TourA definite must for food lovers, this walking tour explores Wellington through taste. Get a chance to try a little something at Wellington's best specialist food stores, maybe roast your own coffee beans, talk to owners, baristas, roasters and chefs as you go behind the scenes. Then take a seat in a top Wellington restaurant or café and indulge your culinary senses with a delicious light three-course tasting lunch with matching New Zealand wines.
Martinborough Wine TourThe Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa (Martinborough) is in the heart of the Wellington's wine region. Boutique wineries nestle between a rugged coastline and bush clad hills. This personal tour includes award-winning boutique wineries and includes an opportunity to talk with local winemakers, a delicious bistro lunch and the option of visiting a private olive processing estate. Indulge in a day of tasting some of New Zealand’s leading wines in Martinborough.
Middle Earth in WellingtonAn entertaining journey of discovery, taking in all of the sites of Middle Earth filming location through the Wellington region. Visit the Shire, the Gardens of Isengard, the River Anduin, Helms Deep and Minas Tirith and where the Hobbits raced to the ferry. Be spellbound at the site of Lothlorien, the majestic Fernside Lodge. Visit Rivendell and where Aragorn was washed ashore, and get 360 degree views of the city from the summit of Mt Victoria.
Marlborough Wine TourFROM BLENHEIM. New Zealand's best known wine region, Marlborough has more than 70 wineries, including some of New Zealand's most famous. This guided wine trail includes visits to boutique and emerging New Zealand wineries. Enjoy tasting and talks from wine makers and a relaxing lunch.
Greenshell Mussel CruiseFROM MARLBOROUGH. Cruise through the tranquil Marlborough Sounds and enjoy an informative and relaxing afternoon. Learn the history of the area and visit a Greenshell Mussel farm and discover the intricacies of this local delicacy. At the farm, enjoy freshly steamed mussels with a glass of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc (Nov-Mar).