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Wine Hopper Bus Queenstown

Embark on the ultimate wine and food adventure as you hop on and off at the finest wineries in Queenstown and the Gibbston Valley Region...

Highlights

  • Continuous winery circuits throughout the day with the flexibility to hop on & hop off at your leisure
  • Enjoy fine wine, beer and cheese tastings from renowned taverns and wineries
  • Take your pick from various winery lunches
  • Walk or bike along the beautiful Kawarau River
  • Learn about wine making amongst the vines
  • Less travel time and more wine time, driving directly from downtown Queenstown to the wine region

Join the Wine Hopper Transport service as we take you to an array of renowned winery restaurants in and around Queenstown and the Gibbston Valley Wine Region. Hop on and off at your own leisure and enjoy a cheeky wine or craft beer tasting, walk or bike along the Kawarau River, taste the local artisan cheeses or indulge in a delicious lunch.

Your on-board wine guide can help you personalise your wine experience.

Sit back in our late modeled air-conditioned vans with free WiFi soaking up the best of Queenstown’s countryside and picturesque surroundings. After a short drive, you are in the wine region where we offer continuous vineyard circuits throughout the day, giving you ample time and flexibility to wine, dine and explore at your leisure.

Venues:

  • Gibbston Valley Wines. First & largest Winery in Gibbston.
  • Kawarau Bungy. Bridge The Worlds Original Bungy.
  • Cargo Brewery & Bald Hills Wines. Award winning craft beer Brewery, wines & kiwi style food.
  • Mount Rosa. Be amazed by the true southern wines & hospitality.
  • Brennan Wines. Unique wine varietals, wine not try something different.
  • Kinross. Offering exclusive wine presentations on the hour or half hour.
  • Gibbston Tavern. Relaxed atmosphere with craft beer & wood fired pizza.
  • Rockburn Wines. Sample bespoke quality wines amongst local artworks.
  • Gibbston Valley Cheese. Hand crafted cheeses sourced from small South Island farms.
  • Arrowtown. Historical gold mining village, very quaint & picturesque.
  • Akarua Wines & Kitchen. Wine tasting or book a table for a winery lunch.
  • Wet Jacket. Taste a full range of wines in 150year old woolshed.
  • Whitestone Cheese. Awarded worldwide.
  • Amisfield. Popular Bistro & Cellar Door.
  • Adult $79.00
    Child $39.00 (5 - 17 years )

    What's included

    • Wine Hopper Map
    • All transport
    • Information host on-board the bus

    Location

    • Our meeting point is outside The Station Building, Corner of Camp and Shotover St.

    Notes

    • Price is for transport only. All wine tasting fees and food purchases are at your own cost.

      Minimum 4 people for the departure to confirm. Please note our bus is not licensed to have alcohol being consumed on board.

      Departure Location: The Station Building - Corner of Shotover & Camp Streets, 25 Shotover Street, Queenstown. Other options available, please discuss when booking.

      Departure Times :10am, 12pm and 2pm daily.

      Return to Queenstown : 2pm, 5pm and 6pm daily.

    • The Boutique Wineries recommend no more than a group of 8 for wine tastings at any one time. Child age range is 5-17 years. This service is not suitable for infants.

    Available Bookings from October 20 to October 26

    Change Dates

    All prices are shown in NZD ($)

    Wed 20 Oct
    Thu 21 Oct
    Fri 22 Oct
    Sat 23 Oct
    Sun 24 Oct
    Mon 25 Oct
    Tue 26 Oct

    Bookings close in 6 hours...

    • Adult$59.20 Less than 6 at this price!
    • Child$39.00

    • Adult$39.50
    • Child$39.00

    • Adult$59.20 Less than 6 at this price!
    • Child$39.00

    • Adult$39.50 Less than 6 at this price!
    • Child$39.00

    • Adult$79.00
    • Child$39.00

    • Adult$59.20 Less than 6 at this price!
    • Child$39.00

    Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

    Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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    Kiri R from New Zealand wrote on 22 March 2020

    Excellent wine tour and service

    My friend and I had an amazing time on this wine tour. The driver was knowledgeable, flexible and really ensured we maximises our afternoon at the different wineries. Would definitely recommend.

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    Thanks for the review and we're glad you enjoyed the afternoon.

    nikip from New Zealand wrote on 30 September 2021

    You will be delighted with this tour!

    We were late! Andrew bought a sense of calm. He then quickly advised us about the Wine Hopper experience and we relaxed as he began an interesting and informative guided tour through to Arrowtown. Our transport was comfortable and we appreciated the quality of the on board sound system! Arrowtown was lovely and we had plenty of time to explore. We visited three vineyards.each with something different to offer and all with opportunity to sip some sensational Otago Pinot Noir wines. Our first tasting at Gibbston Valley in such a lovely setting. Lunch at our second stop, Kinross was fabulous! A small but very nice extra was hand cream in the bathroom. Our last stop was at Mt Rosa. Great wine tasting here with six wines to consider plus a bonus taste of their mulled Rose. We were introduced to Pinot Blanc which we really liked. The Rose was the best of the day for me and we also bought a bottle each of their mulled wine syrup and their sangria syrup. Highly recommend Wine Hoppers and will be back! Thanks so much Andrew!

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    Thanks for the review! It was a pleasure to meet you both and show you around our wineries. I hope we can do it again sometime soon. Cheers, Andrew

    lesleyl1 from New Zealand wrote on 05 August 2021

    Increadiable showcase of NZ wines

    Lovely day with great wines, incredible experience.

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    Thanks for the review and we're so glad you enjoyed the day.

    Vini Butcher from New Zealand wrote on 24 May 2021

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    Angus was a great guide Enjoyed all of it

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    Fran Sutcliffe from New Zealand wrote on 17 May 2021

    Awesome trip

    Really great tripz Angus was very fun and knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend to others.

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