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Address: 1279 State Highway 11, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 274 983 559
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The Bay of Islands Wine, Food & Craft Tour offers guests a unique Taste...

The Bay of Islands Wine, Food & Craft Tour offers guests a unique Taste Of The Bay. Visiting food factories, craft studios and wineries in the Kerikeri area, guests will meet very talented people who are passionate about what they do. Tour includes complimentary food & wine tastings, and lunch at a winery.The ½ day wine tour caters for both wine novice and connoisseur. Meet Kerikeri wine growers and share their passion of quality wines, or join us on our evening wine tasting tour with a 3 course meal.Leave behind your car, map and stress. Relax and let us share the beautiful bay of islands with you.

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Friendly, informative fun

Annette looked after us very well. We had a relaxing, informative afternoon visiting wineries and points of interest. She let us go at our own pace and made it a thoroughly... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Tim12014
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our wine, food and craft tour with Annette. The wines and white port at Cottle Hill Vineyard are a must along with the macadamia butter toffee crunch at Makana.

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Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited some great wineries,cheese tasting, and chocolate. tour tailor made for whatever you fancy. well worth the experience. Nothing was to much trouble. Would recommend it to everyone

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Annette looked after us very well. We had a relaxing, informative afternoon visiting wineries and points of interest. She let us go at our own pace and made it a thoroughly enjoyable experience.

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1 Thank Tim12014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience! Highlight of the Bay of Islands. Thoroughly enjoyed Annette our tour guide who was very pleasant and laid back. She even let us stop at other places we liked along the way which really made our holiday. Would strongly recommend this tour for anyone visiting Paihia. Annette was flexible with the clientele she had on... More 

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1 Thank Tanya M
Rotorua, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Annette took us on tour. First stop a cheese maker. A great accompaniment for the wine to come. Wine tasting then off to a boutique glass blowing designer. Beautiful jewlery and creations. More wine tasting then a stop at the famous Stone House in Kerikeri. Finally a stop at a chocolate factory and icecream parlor next door. A very personal... More 

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Matamata
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We booked a wine and crafts tour with Annette and Alan and they took time to give us some options for stops and personalised the tour to our group. Even during the tour Alan was able to adjust schedules if we wanted a little additional time at one place or other. We enjoyed Alan's company so much he and Annette... More 

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2 Thank Kelly W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Did the Wine and Crafts tour with Shona. She still went ahead even though it was only the two of us (she let me know that morning that there wasn't a group). Had an excellent time- despite it being winter Shona organised 7 stops. The tour was the perfect length of time. Wine, cheese and chocolate- what more could you... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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77 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We spent a wonderful afternoon with Shona taking us to a cheese store, chocolate factory and three wineries. The chocolate factory had a lovely cafe with delicious cakes and gelato. The tour was at a great pace, varied but not rushed, and all of our group of 6 found it to be an enjoyable, relaxing experience. The wine tasting was... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

We arranged a private excursion for 10 to see the area. Shona was very easy to deal with via email. Tracy was our guide for the day and gave us a lot of good information and much of the local flavor. We did an interesting walk along the bay, three winery stops. (Two would have been better, but the third... More 

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Whyalla, Australia
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

It was a nice little wine tour. Friendly host, informative. Only go to two wineries along with a chocolate factory and honey hive factory but for the price it was great! I would recommend it if you didn't want an all day exhausting wine tour!

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