SOLO SPECIAL: Full Day Wine Gourmet and Scenic Delights from Picton
- Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
- Product code: GFDP1
Your full day wine, gourmet and scenic tour departing Picton at 10:00 am offers
a relaxing journey to taste our sensational Marlborough wines at our selection of award
winning cellar doors.
Most wineries remain open all year round for your pleasure.
Your Local Chauffeur is a local owner with experience and knowledge to share with you, so sit back and enjoy the scenic side of our magnificent Wairau Valley landscapes as we travel from place to place.
Fall in love with our wines and explore new varietals that we have for you to taste.
Admire from high vantage points the spectacular views of the rolling hill ranges and contrasting vineyards, market gardens and farms.
Along the way we can stop for seasonal produce between December and February of juicy strawberries, cherries, apricots, nectarines.
For every day of the year, delicious gourmet treats of local cheeses,oils, liqueurs, manuka honey, peanut butter, black garlic and not to forget a very special stop at Makana Chocolate Boutique Confections for divine chocolate treats.
Wine is our famous draw card in the Marlborough region being the largest producer of wine for New Zealand and specialising in Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir. Some of our local wineries are also specialists in additional wines you will be able to taste such as Gewurztraminer, Riesling,Viognier, Gruener Veltliner, Arneis, Merlot and quite a number of different wines that grow well here in the area.
Marlborough is the ideal spot for the wine and food match experience, supporting our local mussels and salmon on the menu, lamb and other delicacies. Relax in a picturesque winery garden café or at a chateau on the hill with magnificent views of our Valley overlooking the vineyards.
Enjoy a cheese, meat and seafood platter or even a light tapas. There is plenty of choice.
As we come to the end of the day and arrive back in Picton, you may wish to take a short return scenic drive to a great high vantage point with views of the spectacular sights of the Queen Charlotte Sound.
Your Local Chauffeur looks forward to meeting you and creating a memorable and exciting day just for you.