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Full Day Hop on Hop Off Wine Tour - Nelson

Discover Nelson, Brightwater, Moutere and Mapua on your own timescale as we showcase its scenic locations, iconic activities and the finest wine, craft beers and cuisine!


  • Explore over 20 amazing stops throughout Nelson, Brightwater, Moutere & Mapua!
  • Visit some of the best wineries and breweries in the region!
  • Have the freedom to hop on and hop off at as many destinations as you like and stay as long as you like!
  • Some great special offers & discounts just for HOHO customers!
  • Knowledgeable local guides, free map, bus timetable and stress free experience!

Discover Nelson, Brightwater, Moutere and Mapua on your own timescale as we showcase it’s scenic locations, iconic activities and the finest wine, craft beers and cuisine!At your own pace experience all what the beautiful Nelson region has to offer, while enjoying the gorgeous scenery, and of course the wine!

Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Nelson run every Thursday - Sunday from 10am - 6pm with easy pick-up and drop-off at the Nelson i-SITE.

Become your own guide for the day and enjoy having the freedom to explore the best parts of Nelson, Brightwater, Moutere and Mapua without being rushed.

We take the stress and hassle out of the experience and leave you to just enjoy the fun and soak up the amazing sites of the magnificent Tasman region.

We take the stress and hassle out of the experience and leave you to just enjoy the fun and soak up the amazing sites of spectacular Nelson.


1. Nelson Classic Car Museum - Over 150 immaculate condition cars spanning more than 100 years of motoring.

2. Speights Ale House - We live and breathe the strong traditions and age old values of legendary southern hospitality with its hearty style food, cold beer and great service.

3. Pics Peanut Butter World - Walk through the giant star doors of Pic's Peanut Butter World to the home of Pic's Peanut Butter and see, smell and taste NZ's most loved Peanut Butter.

4. McCashins Brewery - Drop in for a bite to eat and grab a Beer & Cider Tasting Paddle to enjoy in our Beer Garden.

5. Eddyline Brewery - is an independent family brewery with a focus on producing great hoppy beers and authentic lagers based in Nelson, home of hops in NZ.

6. EyeBright Country Store - A gorgeous shop in a country garden.

7. Te Mania Wines/Richmond Plains - One of the very first producers of organic wines in NZ.

8. The Junction - showcasing the tastiest locally made cheese, wine, and artisan products the region has to offer.Cheese tasting encouraged!

9. The Grape Estate - is the perfect place to relax and enjoy great food and superb coffee, brunch, lunch or afternoon tea.

10. Tasteology @ Winelord - try our wonderful wines, cider and food without pretension in a relaxed, friendly environment.

11. Capital Cider - Making modern, new world ciders that are cleaner, fresher & drier, naturally.

12. Seifried Estate/Harvest Kitchens - Visit Nelson’s oldest family-owned winery

13. North Eatery - Our focus on organic, sustainable, and delicious food will fulfill your appetite and your soul.

14. Forsters/Moutere Hills -Nestled in the Moutere Valley, Forsters vineyard restaurant, is an idyllic setting to relax over a long lunch or dinner.

15. Moutere Inn - NZ's Oldest Pub In Its Original Building

16. Gravity Winery - Relax and enjoy a glass of wine combined with a locally sourced platter, topped off with the stunning views over the Tasman Bay and the Moutere Hills

17. Mapua Bus Stop -have a beautiful venture within the township of Mapua, conveniently located across the road from the Sprig and Fern Mapua!

18. Rimu Wine Bar - over 50 different wines available for tasting or by the glassfrom all around Nelson, New Zealand and the world

19. Mapua Wharf - the premier destination for shopping, eating and other activities on beautiful Mapua Wharf.

20. Golden Bear Brewing Company - a great place to chill out with friends, savour craft beers, listen to live music and enjoy Mexican-inspired dishes

*Be sure to show your HOHO wristband at each stop to claim these great special offers*

Per person $99.50

What's included

  • Knowledgeable driver
  • Great specials
  • Free map & timetable
  • All transport


  • Allow approximately 8 hours for the whole experience


  • Tour Departure Point: The Nelson i-SITE/ Nelson Classic Cars or Pic’s Peanut Butter

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Legal Drinking Age Enforced

  • To consume Alcohol you must be over the legal drinking age. You may be asked to produce Government Issued ID to prove your age.


  • No need to make an itinerary and drive yourself-our friendly drivers will look after you and provide you with information on each location.

    Hop on and off as you please, visiting as many destinations as you like and choosing the duration of your stay at each spot - it's as simple as that!

    Check out some of the great specials and discounts offered exclusively to Hop on Hop off customers at each stop!

  • It is illegal to consume alcohol on board.

    If caught consuming alcohol you will be asked to leave the tour and must organise your own transport from there.

    If the bus is soiled by a customer, they will be charged a $200 cleaning fee.

    Cancellation Policy:

    Cancellations received more than 14 days prior to departure are fully refunded, unless due to a COVID lockdown.

    Cancellation received less than 14 days prior to departure will be charged full price.

    Upon communication with the booking team, we will endeavour to offer a new date for your Hop on Hop off Wine Tour.

    COVID Cancellation Policy:

    If any part of the country is in Amber or above in the traffic light system, tickets will be non-refundable, and we will put tickets on hold for 48 months.

    You can use these tickets, part-use them or gift them to someone else, any time in the 4-year window provided.

    If there are no lockdowns anywhere in New Zealand, and we are in level 1. Our policy reverts to our 14-day cancellation policy.

    If you cancel within the 14 day period your tickets are non-refundable, if you cancel out with this time frame, you will receive a full refund.

    **Important Please Note**

    Wine tastings and tours of the wineries are not included in this ticket - these are additional and at the customers own expense.

    Child Age 13 and under.

    The bus is not licensed to drink alcohol onboard.

    The tour can be cancelled if there are not more than 6 bookings.

Available Bookings from July 03 to July 09

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  • Per person$70.00 Less than 6 at this price!

  • Per person$99.50

  • Per person$70.00 Less than 6 at this price!

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Nicole from New Zealand wrote on 17 April 2022

Great day out

We enjoyed our tour, some lovely vineyards visited and an easy day out. Friendly, knowledgeable driver. Many thanks 😊

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