The Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour

Our most popular wine tour, visiting three boutique vineyards for wine tasting and finishing with a delicious lunch and glass of wine at an award-winning beachside restaurant.

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  • 5.5 hrs
From NZD 205.00 pp.


  • Vineyard tasting fees included at three vineyards.
  • Lunch and a glass of wine included at an award-winning beachside restaurant.
  • Commentated scenic tour by local expert guides.
  • Pick up from any Island accommodation.


On this tour, you will visit three of Waiheke’s top vineyards and sample a range of their wines. Along the way enjoy a commentated scenic drive, learning about the Island’s history, geography, people and culture from your knowledgeable local guide.

After your wine tasting experience, sit back, relax and enjoy lunch and a glass of Waiheke wine or beer at Three Seven Two (Awarded one Hat in the lastest Cuisine Good Food Awards) on Onetangi beachfront before heading back to the ferry or your accommodation.


Sample itinerary


$205 per person ($215 from 1 July 2022) 

(includes lunch and glass of wine, excludes ferry tickets)

Book with confidence - 100 % refund given if travel cannot go ahead due to Covid 19 restrictions or border closures

Please note that the tasting venues and lunch venue are subject to change in the winter months. 

Tour requires a minimum of 2 people to run. 
Please note that our group tours are not suitable for guests travelling with children under the age of 10 years. If you wish to make a booking, please contact us about a private tour.

For bookings of eight or more, we are happy to offer a reduced rate or personalised quote. We can also arrange a private tour for your group if desired.

Lunch option Includes a one course lunch and a glass of Waiheke wine or beer.