Private Afternoon Wine Tour of Russell, Bay of Islands

Explore award winning wineries of Russell in the Bay of Islands in a luxury, late model Toyota 4x4 SUV with a maximum of 4 passengers in your group. On your private 4-hour guided tour you will visit two of Russell's vineyards, one each end of the tour, and see historic locations, panoramic scenery, forests and rural farming areas away from the crowds. Your tour is adaptable with no fixed schedule, allowing you to stop for photos, ask questions, take your time or relax and talk with your local driver.

Due to the seasonal opening hours of the wineries this tour is only available during the Northland summer season.

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4 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • All wine tastings at vineyard cellar doors
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Local driver/guide
    • Private tour- only your group in the Toyota 4x4 SUV
    • Entry/Admission - Paroa Bay Winery- Villa Accommodation.
    • Entry/Admission - Omata Estate
    What's excluded :
    • Bottled wine and beer (available to purchase during tastings)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Russell, Russell, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island

    The start of your wine tour in the historic town of Russell, one of the first shipping ports in New Zealand.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Paroa Bay Winery- Villa Accommodation., 31 Otamarua Road Paroa Bay, Russell 0272 New Zealand

    Wine tasting while overlooking Captain Cook's Anchorage in the Bay of Island.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Waikare 0283, New Zealand

    Travel over the back country roads of the Waikere Valley past working Maori marae, meeting houses, and thrugh the Russell Forest.

    Stop At: Opua, Opua, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island

    Catch the car ferry from the modern deep water port where fishing boats unload and blue water sailors clear customs into NZ.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Omata Estate, Aucks Road, RD1, Russell New Zealand

    Visit the winery for a tasting at this Vineyard overlooking the inner Bay of Islands

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
    Traveler pickup is offered
    we pick up from any hotel in the Russell area.Ports
    • Russell Wharf, Russell, Bay of Islands, 27 The Strand, Russell 0202, New Zealand
    Departure Time :
    12:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Near public transportation
    • Stroller accessible
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • There is no minimum drinking age in New Zealand as long as a parent or legal guardian for all passengers younger than 18 years is present during the tour.
    • Access to some attractions may be limited for those with walking disabilities due to uneven surfaces (all wineries are accessible)
    • Vehicles can transport a collapsible wheelchair, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking
    • A maximum of 4 people per booking (if there are 4 in your group then 3 will be friendly across the back seat)
    • Due to the seasonal opening hours of the wineries this tour is only available during the Northland summer season.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • NZ COVID Level 1 Stay home if you are feeling unwell with full refund NZ COVID Level 2 Mask use while in our vehicles Contact tracing details required for all guests Stay home if you are feeling unwell, full refund if you need to cancel NZ COVID Levels 3 & 4 Not operating with full refund
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Rogue Pony Private Tours

Activity ID: V-62607P15

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