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Full-Day Wine Tour from Picton

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    What to Expect
    After morning pickup from your accommodation in Picton, relax as you travel through the Wairau Valley to your first winery of the day.
    Learn from your guide about the Marlborough wine region, which is renowned throughout New Zealand and the world. At each winery, the host presents an informative wine tasting experience with tastings of a range of red and white wines.
    Enjoy tastings at two wineries before stopping at a third winery for a tasting and lunch at the winery restaurant (own expense). In the afternoon, you'll visit three to four more wineries, depending on the time.
    Wrap up your day with a visit to a gourmet chocolate factory that includes samples of their fine chocolates. Your tour ends with return to your accommodation in Picton.
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    Reviewed 19 May 2019

    We were a group of ten women on an away weekend. Don picked us up at 10am in Picton and we had a wonderful day touring vineyards,lunch and the chocolate factory. We all found Dons commentary very informative and interesting and it was a great...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank JeanetteW731
    SoundsConnection, Owner at Sounds Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2019

    Dear JeanetteW731, It was a pleasure hosting your group for a full day wine tour around the Marlborough vineyards. Thank you very much for writing your great review and taking the time to post it. Don, and all of our guides, love to share the...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2019 via mobile

    Enjoyable day out to quality vineyards and chocolate factory. It was very well organised with tastings set up and ready for our arrival at each vineyard. It was great having the flexibility to pick the vineyards that we were interested in visiting. Brancott Estate was...More

    Thank Denise N
    SoundsConnection, Owner at Sounds Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2019

    Dear Denise N, Thank you for choosing Sounds Connection for your Marlborough wine tour and thank you for all the lovely comments about your day with Frank. We're very pleased you found the tour flexible but well organised. The view from Brancott Estate is stunning,...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2019 via mobile

    Marcella, you gave us a wonderful experience. Laughs from the moment we stepped on the bus! All 8 of us had a great time. Thanks for introducing us to Picton and some sensational wineries. Friendly service was outstanding.

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    SoundsConnection, Owner at Sounds Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2019

    Dear mahno95, How wonderful to receive your feedback - thanks on behalf of Marcella and all the team. We're delighted to hear how much you and your tour group enjoyed Picton, the fantastic Marlborough wineries, and our friendly service. With thanks, The Sounds Connection team

    Reviewed 22 March 2019 via mobile

    Sam was our guide and he was knowledgeable and interesting. I did the full day tour and as a solo traveller I was made to feel welcome on a tour mainly populated by couples. Beautiful weather and beautiful scenery! Thoroughly recommend!More

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    SoundsConnection, Owner at Sounds Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2019

    Dear stefffoxylady, Great to hear how much you enjoyed your Full Day Wine Tour with Sam and Sounds Connection. We try to make each and every visitor's time in Marlborough special so we're very pleased to hear you felt so welcome in the group. Thanks...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2019 via mobile

    Our full day winery tour from Picton was fabulous..our driver Frank was super friendly and very knowledgeable about the area and the wine culture...we had a great day touring around and sampling the excellent local wines...would highly recommend Sounds ConnectionsMore

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    SoundsConnection, Owner at Sounds Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2019

    Dear 424robync, Wonderful to receive your recommendation, thank you. We're very happy you enjoyed your full day wine tour with Frank so much, learning about the region and sampling delicious wines. Thanks very much for taking the time to post your feedback. The Sounds Connection...More

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    I'm hoping for an answer too. But the half day tour gets back at 5:15 (dep 1:15, tour 4 hours) and our cruise ship departs at 6:00. Cutting it too fine for me - one puncture & we've missed the boat!
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