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Excellent tour, HIGHLY recommended!

This was my 3rd tour over the years with Highlight Wine Tours. Dave and Colleen are truly excellent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard_A380
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Excellent guide and great value

We went on a full day tour with Dave. Being low season it ended up being just us so we were lucky... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kai C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my 3rd tour over the years with Highlight Wine Tours. Dave and Colleen are truly excellent hosts. I really appreciated their attention to detail, their great knowledge about wine and the way they went above and beyond in welcoming me back! I had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a full day tour with Dave. Being low season it ended up being just us so we were lucky enough to visit wineries Dave chose based on our tastes. He was friendly, helpful and easy to talk to. We visited 7 wineries...More

1  Thank Kai C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Dave was incredible! This wine tour was so much fun, so informative, easy paced and flexible with time. All the wineries were brilliant and we sure did drink the region dry! It was the best way to start our trip in NZ. I highly recommend...More

Thank Tessah B
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We had booked this tour online prior to arriving by cruise ship. We were met at the port by Dave in his amazing VW Kombi and had a great day touring the Marlborough wine region. Dave was an excellent tour guide and I would highly...More

Thank DTC47
Reviewed 28 April 2018

An informative, friendly and flexible tour, combining local knowledge, easy-paced visits and the freedom to linger when required. Colleen made sure the tour matched our interests and requirements, and we thoroughly enjoyed visiting and tasting and experiencing both the cellar doors at the vineyard stops...More

1  Thank Mig G
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Dave picked us up from our hotel in a wonderful turquouise metallic 1967 Mustang convertible. He took us to 3 different wineries on our half-day tour and was really interesting, informative and laid-back (in the best possible way). He tailored the tour to exactly what...More

1  Thank delligill
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Colleen and Dave offered me and four other people the greatest of wine tours in Marlborough/Blenheim areas. They are quite knowledgeable about wine and take you to the best spots for tastings. We finished ours with a visit to a chocolate factory which was lovely....More

2  Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We booked this tour because my friend loves wine and is interested in owning her own vineyard. I cannot fault Dave in the slightest. It was a great day from start to finish. Dave's enthusiasm and passion for his job shined through all day. The...More

Thank Ciara L
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We were picked up from the hotel in the vintage mustang by Dave and were well looked after as he spun us round the wineries and breweries. He timed the visits to avoid queues and when it looked like it may turn, he swapped out...More

1  Thank fintan w
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Just a terrific trip, Dave was so laid back and engaging - my man and I really enjoyed it - the cars were a real treat and he tailor made it to suit us - which meant a few breweries thrown in too - would...More

1  Thank karenthekiwi
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judy5746
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Response from HighlightMarlborough | Property representative |
Hi Judy Thank you for contacting us. We would love to show you around to taste our yummy wines. Yes we are able to pick up our guests in Picton. There is a surcharge of $40 for the return transport to/from Picton. As it... More
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