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Tranzit Tours

316-330 Queen Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 6-370 6600
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Food and wine lovers escape with one of our gourmet day tours to Martinborough or Tui Brewery. Perfect day tour from Wellington. Relax and unwind on a fully-guided, all inclusive tour by Tranzit Tours. MArtinborough Gourmet Wine TourVisit the charming Martinborough village. Depart Wellington for a one-hour scenic rail journey, then join the coach for a full guided tour and visit four award winning Martinborough vineyards. Wine tastings, delicious lunch, coffee included.Tui Brewery TourEscape to the iconic Tui Brewery in the quaint village of Mangatainoka followed by a vineyard visit. Fully guided and inclusive tour.
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

What a great day we had and our tour guide Naomi was fantastic with her knowledge of the area and the wines and wineries, a must for all travellers to this area

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Took this tour on Easter Weekend, not knowing the railroad was being worked on - and the train info desk gave us bad advice - saying all travel was by bus. Part of it was by train and we weren't told where to get off...More

Thank Dabarton
TourJen, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Hi There, Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your wine tour and had the opportunity to experience a variety of local wineries. We are sorry to hear of your trouble getting to Featherston, we always try and provide our customers with...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We took the train to Featherstone where Naomi met us and took us for a coffee and tea at the cafe Medici this tour is all about Naomi, she is wonderful, you could not ask for a better driver and guide. She is courteous, on...More

Thank haileythegolden
HammondsTours, Hammonds Team Member at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Hi there, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you had an amazing day with Naomi - she is one of our highly valued, knowledgeable and thoughtful guides and drivers. Martinborough is such an amazing wine village and we love showing it...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were late in getting to our 10am tour. The tender process in getting off our ship, the Golden Princess, was a shambles and by the time we got to town and walked out to the i-centre, we were late. I tried to phone BEFORE...More

Thank Junior1962
TranzitGroup, Team member at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Hello Christine So sorry to hear you had trouble leaving the port which delayed your arrival at the Wellington i-SITE. Unfortunately you were missed off the 10am departure due to this delay. During peak season we do have high volume of calls coming through and...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

It's all started at featherston train station we were greeted by our lovely host Naomi whose hospitality,sense of humour and style of presenting anything and everything was well scripted.The wine trail itself was an amazing experience that made me taste all ranges of wines from...More

Thank 702cassiusc
TranzitGroup, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Dear Cassius Thank you for your lovely review of your "Martinborough Gourmet Wine Tour" and our wonderful guide Naomi. We love sharing Martinborough's wine and culinary delights with fellow foodies and are pleased you enjoyed it as much as we do. Kindest, The Tranzit Tours...More

Reviewed 5 December 2016

On Friday 2nd November 2016 a party of four of us had the pleasure of going on this Gourmet Wine Tasting Tour, and it was an absolute joy. We had a fantastic day, helped by lovely weather. It all started with us catching the train...More

1  Thank Simon B
HammondsTours, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2016

Hi Simon, We are thrilled to hear about your time on board the Martinborough Gourmet Wine Tour. And lovely to hear that the train attendant was very informative too for your trip over to the Wairarapa. Pleased to hear about your time with Naomi and...More

Reviewed 25 November 2016

My husband and I did the gourmet wine tour around Martinborough yesterday with Naomi as our guide. Naomi was a great guide and enjoyable company with good local knowledge. She was genuinely keen that we get the most out of the day and enjoyed ourselves...More

Thank kristabel2016
HammondsTours, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you Kristabel for your lovely review. We love reading such kind thoughts in regards to our products, and your review with the Martinborough Gourmet Wine Tour. Great to hear you enjoyed your day overall, and that you had the flexibility to visit your style...More

Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

I booked this tour for my mother on her birthday and to be honest was a bit concerned at the price and hoping we got what we paid for. We definitely did and then more! It's very easy to run a wine tour in any...More

Thank Hilarey B
TourJen, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2016

Dear Hilarey Thank you so very much for taking the time to write such an excellent review of your "Martinborough Gourmet Wine Tour" experience with our guide Naomi. I will share your comments with her and I know she'll be absolutely delighted to hear how...More

Reviewed 9 April 2016

Martinborough is beautiful, and well worth the day trip out of Wellington. Tranzit's wine tour is very convenient and fun - from the pick up to the drop off, we were very well taken care of by Naomi. The wines were great, as was the...More

Thank Meg453
TranzitGroup, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2016

Thank you so much for your 5 star review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time on our Martinborough Gourmet Wine Tour and in Naomi's company. We agree too! Martinborough is a hidden treasure in our beautiful region. All the best, The Tranzit Tours...More

Reviewed 6 April 2016

I highly recommend this wine tour. Whilst in New Zealand I did take a few wine tours but this was by far the best. One of the main reasons was the guide Naomi. Travelling as a single person Naomi really looked after me and ensured...More

1  Thank lynne b
TranzitGroup, Public Relations Manager at Tranzit Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Hi Lynne, We thank you so much for your fabulous review! To be compared to other NZ regions and tours and to be voted the best, this is a fantastic compliment, only enhanced by the kinds words that Naomi has received from you! Thank you...More

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