Guided day trips without a car

Take a guided day tour from Wellington - it's such a good way to enjoy the Wairarapa without needing a car.

Martinborough Gourmet Wine Tour is a guided tour which takes in four Martinborough vineyards and includes a delicious lunch. Learn why this charming village is home to some of the world's top Pinot Noir.

Hammonds Palliser Bay Tour lets you explore part of the South Wairarapa coastline and see the famous Cape Palliser lighthouse, the fishing village of Ngawi, the fantastic seal colony and some dramatic Lord of the Rings film sites.

Village Artisan Tour is a full-day guided tour from Wellington to Greytown, Martinborough and Featherston. A day of top notch boutique shopping lunch, wine and cheese while all of your transport is taken care of.

We'd love you to stay!

We'd understand if one day is not enough time here. The Wairarapa has a wide variety of places to stay and all sorts of styles. Have a look and book your accommodation here.