There's something really special about visiting the terroir where grapes are grown & hearing the passion in the wine-maker's voice as he explains the special characteristics of his wines.
NZ wines are stunning, and it's well-worth travelling to experience & savour them. Come on one of our regional winery tours or choose the destination, yourself, for your group & we'll suggest venues for your consideration. We guarantee you'll have a great time! A full itinerary is available, on request, for all of our winery tours.
GISBORNE WINERY TOUR 26-28 OCTOBER
Day One - 26 October:
We will collect you from your accommodation or home, departing Tauranga by 9.00am, stopping in Opotoki briefly for refreshments.
On arrival in Gisborne, Paul Tietjen of TWWines will 000show us around his vineyard and given a wine presentation.
Following this, we will travel to the beautiful grounds of Millton Wines Winery for a dedicated presentation and served mixed platters to share.
This winery is renowned as a world leader in organic wine. Wines are produced under three labels: Crazy By Nature,The Millton Vineyard, & the premium Clos de Ste Anne. The Millton Chenin Blanc is thought to be one of the finest examples of the variety, outside its place of origin, the Loire valley, France.
We return to check in to our accommodation, The Portside Hotel.
Day Two - 27 October: