Short Tour of Picton and Blenheim Wine Region
- Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
- Product code: CRG3HRP10
Your tour includes an option for wine tasting and a
relaxing time to enjoy a winery, gourmet treats and chocolates
in Blenheim. Arriving from Wellington on the Ferry your pick up is around 12:30 pm from either the Inter-Islander or Bluebridge Ferries. You can advise once you have booked for your special pick up time.
A small group tour is perfect to get a real taste of the essence of Marlborough
Relax and enjoy the scenic beauty of the region and taste
Marlborough’s sensational wines, local cheeses, Manuka honeys and
boutique chocolates whilst enjoying the most amazing views of the
Wairau Valley before heading back to to your accommodation.
Picton is a lovely seaside spot to explore with Blenheim a short
25 minutes from Picton by vehicle, offering the most beautiful landscapes
of the Wairau Valley. If you are staying in Blenheim you can opt for a scenic drive through to Picton.
The Marlborough wine region has some of the most noted wines
in the world. Your Local Chauffeur offers a shorter group tour
departing Picton or Blenheim and returning when you are ready.
Departing at 9:30 am from Picton or 10:00 am from Blenheim we will custom design your tour to your wishes and choices of what you would like to see and do.
Visiting some high vantage points to view the spectacular
Wairau Valley Plains and the massive vineyards from one side of the Valley to the other.
You can enjoy wine tasting, gourmet treats of cheese, Manuka honey,
peanut butters, black garlic and more or stop for a coffee or Moa Brewery for a cool beer or cider.
What about a refreshing local ice-cream or fresh fruit smoothie.
The stunning scenery as you travel through the Valley is amazing
Time for lunch is limited, however opportunity to taste the local
gourmet treats will certainly satisfy.
As a highlight before you return back to your accommodation, you can visit Makana Chocolate
Boutique Confections, a treat not to be missed.