Inclusions: Tastings at three of Waiheke's vineyards traveling in our wonderful classic cars with your own private host for the day. Lunch is your own cost on this tour.
Enjoy panoramic views and sip your way through the island's many varietals, while learning about the mild micro-climate that allows vines to thrive. Your host will collect you in one of our classic cars, cruising between three iconic vineyards with complementary wine tastings at each, all while admiring the panoramic coastal vista and stopping for photo opportunities along the way. After your Waiheke wine tour tastings experience a superb lunch at a destination of your choice before cruising to your drop off point for the day.
All participants must be 18 years or over for this Waiheke wine tour.
Ferry tickets can be purchased at an additional cost.
Prices start from $219.00 NZD per person. Price based on party of six.
Please see a sample itinerary below
Waiheke Wine Expererience
9.30 am – Arrive at the downtown ferry terminal (99 Quay St Auckland) to collect your ferry ticket. (Note Your tour price does not include the cost of the ferry tickets please let us know if you would like us to organise these for you, or you can simply purchase your tickets at the ferry terminal on the day) Please don’t be late as long peak time queues may cause you to miss the ferry
10.00 am – Fullers ferry departs for Waiheke Island.
10.35 am - Arrive on Waiheke Island. You will be collected by your private host for the day who will take you to your car for a quick safety briefing and then depart for a short cruise of the Island in one of our fabulous cars on the way to your first destination.
11.00 am – Your first stop is to the beautiful Stoney Ridge vineyard where you will enjoy tastings of their spectacular wines whilst enjoying the wealth of knowledge shared by the wine steward, then back in the car and on to our next destination.
12.00 noon - We arrive at Kennedy point vineyard. Waiheke Islands only certified organic vineyard nestled amongst some of New Zealand’s most iconic 300-year-old Pohutukawa’s trees. It is the perfect setting to sample their award-winning organic wines.
1.00 pm – Lunch awaits at one of the Waiheke Islands many restaurants, the choice is yours. (Bookings are essential) (Lunch and drinks not included in your tour price)
2.30 pm – After lunch we travel to our last destination, Mudbrick Vineyard one of Waiheke Islands most Iconic vineyards. Enjoy your last wine tasting of the day whilst savouring the views that make Mudbrick one of Waiheke Islands most popular destinations.
3.30 pm – We leave Mudbrick and cruise back to Matiatia in time for the 4 o’clock ferry. (Or a pre-arranged drop of point of your choice)
4.00 pm Depart Waiheke Island on the fuller’s ferry back to Auckland.
Please note – Itinerary may change due to vineyard availability. All participants must be 18 years or over for this tour.