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Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton

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    What to Expect
    Your tour starts with pickup from your centrally located Picton accommodation.

    As you travel to your first destination, your guide shares background information about New Zealand wines and the Marlborough wine region, which is known for sauvignon blanc and pinot noir.

    Taste a range of wines at four or five different wineries during your afternoon tour. You'll get to know more about the production at each winery, see the vineyards, and get firsthand experience of the world famous Marlborough wine region.

    Your guide may be able to accommodate a request for a specific winery, or you can let the guide select great wineries for your tour. A lunch stop is not included; it is recommended that you eat before departing.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your tour departs from your Central Picton accommodation or collection from the Information Centre in Picton is available should you be arriving by ferry. Other suitable pick up locations are available on request.
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Your tour returns you to your Central Picton accommodation or the Information Centre in Picton is available should you be departing by ferry or train. Other suitable drop off locations are available by request.
    Inclusions
    • Wine tasting
    • Local driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Thanks to Sarah for hosting and for Neil who is learning the ropes Very laid back tour and nice and informative Highly recommend
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    Response from SoundsConnection, Owner at Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton
    Responded 15 May 2019
    Dear Simon L, Thanks very much for the 5-star review and your kind comments about our relaxed and informative tour wine tour. It was a pleasure for Sarah and Neil to host you. Thanks so much for the recommendation too! The Sounds Connection team
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    A great tour to do with a free afternoon, lovely wineries chosen and a great mix of people to have a laugh and drink wine with!! Special thanks to Sarah for collecting me from the ferry and to Sam for getting me back in time!!!
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    Response from SoundsConnection, Owner at Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton
    Responded 6 Apr 2019
    Dear WildAdam, It was a pleasure to get you to and from the ferry with a great wine tour in between! Thanks very much for your kind comments about the tour, the wineries and your tour group. Glad we could provide such a fun afternoon for you in Marlborough. With thanks, The Sounds Connection team
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    This was the first wine tour we'd ever done. We don't have a strong understanding of wines but we do know that back in the UK we love New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, so the opportunity to do our first wine tour in this region was too goid to miss. Our guide was informative and
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    Response from SoundsConnection, Owner at Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton
    Responded 6 Apr 2019
    Dear WavyD, Thanks very much for your detailed feedback. We're delighted we could help grow your knowledge of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc! We are lucky to partner with such wonderful staff at our cellar doors here in Marlborough - we're pleased to hear you enjoyed the guiding, the wineries and the wine so much. Thanks for taking the time to post your review. The Sounds Connection team
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    We were picked up from our accommodation on time and we were on the tour with 10 others. Sam was fun and shared lots of info about the region and wine making in general. He didn’t make us feel rushed as we went from place to place. We visited 4 wineries, all very different, and
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    Response from SoundsConnection, Owner at Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton
    Responded 20 Mar 2019
    Dear Ameixinha, Thanks so much for joining us for your wine tour of Marlborough. We're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with Sam visiting the wonderful Marlborough wineries and learning about our region and about winemaking. Great that you found the tour went at a relaxed pace too. Thanks for taking the time to post your great review of your fun afternoon. The Sounds Connection team
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    Great tour! Sam was fun and knowledgeable.. 4 great wineries with lovely selections of whites and Pinot noirs then super tasty chocolates from Makana to finish..
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    Response from SoundsConnection, Owner at Half-Day Wine Tour from Picton
    Responded 18 Feb 2019
    Dear 538dip, That's great feedback - thanks very much! So good to hear how much you enjoyed the selection of wineries, the wines, Sam's knowledgeable guiding and the tasty treat to finish. We really appreciate you taking the time to post your feedback. The Sounds Connection team
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