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Address: 167 Vickerman Street | Grovetown, Blenheim 7202, New Zealand
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Best day out!

How can you not love a day out in a cute Combi, tasting beautiful wines in a gorgeous part of NZ, spending time with the fabulous Colleen? This tour was well-organised... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
kathmeista
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

How can you not love a day out in a cute Combi, tasting beautiful wines in a gorgeous part of NZ, spending time with the fabulous Colleen? This tour was well-organised, personal, friendly, accommodating and heaps of fun. We visited five vineyards, stopping off for lunch at the exquisite Wairau River Wines, making it just the right amount of different... More 

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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to a number of family run or smaller vineyards. Great wine, knowledgeable, and no lines! Chocolate at the end was incredible! Would recommend, Larissa was helpful and friendly, thank you :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyable tour of 5 wineries with Colleen. Really knowledgable and extremely well organised. The split screen VW combi was awesome (and we aren't Americans)

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Middleburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only way to see Marlborough wine region! David is an excellent and accommodating guide who will take you in classic style in his vintage VW Kombie van. Knows the boutique wineries and is on a first name basis with everyone. Will tailor a tour to suit your own interests and will flex during the day to let you do... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed this tour with David on 31 December. Visited six wineries and had lunch in a very good restaurant in one of them. In all wineries the presentations were very professional and informative. I personally fell in love with Riesling from Framingham. I used to be a big SB lover but after this tour i love rieslings! We had a... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful tour today with David. He is so personable and knowledgeable, not just about the wine, but about the families who make the wine and the region. We want to St. Claire, Hunters, Wairau River Wines, Spy Valley, and Framingham. The other guests were also very pleasant to spend the day with. The van did not feel... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour and guide - a must do for any visitors who love wine!! Probably one of the best wine tours in the country...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An exceptionally personal wine journey to some of the most beautiful boutique wineries in the valley -- Colleen and James showcase the passion, persistence and people who have put Marlborough on the map, as one of great wine regions of the world.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time on our 1/2 day tour with Highlight. They were very accommodating, picking us up at the train station so that we could join the lunch tour at a bit late, which we appreciated. Sorry: can't remember the guide's name, but he was very nice, and knowledgeable. Marlborough wines are good, and the Sauv. Blancs are... More 

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Picton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Dave took three of us around on our wine tour today, and I don't think we could have had a better group! We ended up visiting six wineries and the chocolate shop, and Dave was an amazing guide; he gave us detailed information about each vineyard before we got there, and often pointed out the most unique wines that we... More 

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