Touch the soil, speak to the growers & winemakers and gain true insight into our compact, yet diverse wine region. Hosted by knowledgeable, local guides that walk-their-talk as you taste.
These off road guided walks takes you across vineyards on easy walking tracks among the vines. Stroll through vineyards and stop for lunch. Touch the soil, smell a ferment, even taste wine from the barrel. You’ll be informed, entertained and enlightened, as your exclusive tour visits iconic producers seldom open to the public. There are 3 walks: the Terrace Walk, the Te Muna Walk and the Martinborough Mini-Walk. While there are set departures you can arrange a walk for your group in advance.
Icon producers, Dry River and Escarpment are included with the regions' newest and dynamic names such as, Devotus, Cambridge Road and Poppies. Additionally, famous Martinborough cellar doors like Palliser and Ata Rangi go the extra mile and open up their barrel caves and wineries.
See another side of the wine and understand what makes the wine village of Martinborough tick!
Comfortable walking shoes are required.
Prices from $280 per person, your tour will include:
- A look behind the scenes of the Martinborough wine region
- Visit vineyards not generally open
- Meet and talk to viticulturists and winemakers
- Your own personal tour guide
- Lunch with a glass of wine
- All tastings at all vineyards