Visit StoneCutter Estate for a Wine Tricks wine tour - a fascinating experience for both novices and aficionados. WineTricks is based in the vineyard itself and includes behind-the-scenes insights on grape growing and wine making in Martinborough.
You choose the thrill; scenic, formation or aerobatics! Take to the big skies of the Wairarapa in De Havilland Tiger Moths.
Enjoy a full-day guided tour from Wellington to Greytown and experience boutique shopping, lunch, wine and cheese while all of your transport is taken care of. A terrific tour for shoppers and foodies.
Take a guided walk across some of Martinborough's vineyards with knowledgeable and entertaining local guides. Touch the soil, speak to the growers & winemakers and gain true insight into what really goes into some of Martinborough's finest wines.
Tour the Wairarapa in a beautiful vintage car. Special occasions, birthdays, vineyard tour, weddings, proposals, historic journey or just a restful escape: Wairarapa Vintage Tours can tailor a tour to suit you.
Head to the coast with the most! Palliser Bay is exceptional, teeming with life, sights and history. This tour departs Martinborough by van at 10am every weekday morning and 11.30am on weekends to explore the sights, the sounds and the history of Palliser Bay. This is an active tour and will involve some walking on a bush track with varied terrain. Walk the Putangirua Pinnacles Loop Track (1.5 hours) and ascend the Cape Palliser Lighthouse steps - all 249 of them!.
Green Jersey local guides ensure an informative tour and interesting tour with many many many great photo opportunities.
Highlights include Lake Ferry, Putangirua Pinnacles, Ngawi village, Cape Palliser, seal colony, numerous historical and cultural sites.
Green Jersey Cycle Tours has a fleet of 12 electric assist bikes in the Wairarapa. These Scott e-Sub Comfort bikes are very easy to ride, the assist is a gentle experience that helps take the humps and hollows out of a ride. With an e-bikes it’s easy to explore much more of the Wairarapa or the Rimutaka Cycle Trail. For example you could ride from Martinborough to Cape Palliser!
If a group wants to go cycling but some in the group aren't sure they'll keep up, these bikes are the answer!
Take a tour of Brancepeth, one of Wairarapa's grandest and most treasured historic sites. This colonial homestead and gardens near Masterton is still owned by the family who settled on the land in 1856.