Activities

Valley of the Vines Lunch Tour

Alpine Wine Tours specialise in boutique and personalised daily wine tours, all inclusive and exclusively for adults only with a small group of up to 11 wine lovers.

Join us as we transport wine-lovers to Gibbston, also known as the ‘Valley of the Vines’. It’s part of the greater Central Otago wine region and well-known as one of the world’s most scenic vineyard journeys.

Discover how the unique flavours of our Central Otago wines are created as you visit three wineries to enjoy over 16 tastings in the world’s southernmost wine region.

Immerse your senses in New Zealand’s largest wine cave, and beyond the grape enjoy a seasonal lunch at renowned winery restaurant, Akarua Wines & Kitchen by Artisan.

We Provide

Transfers from Hotel or Lodge
Wine Cave Tour, Wine Tastings and Winery Restaurant Lunch
Bottled Water
Souvenir Gift

Please Bring

Dress for the weather

Restrictions

Over 18 - Exclusively for Adults Only

Duration

4.5 hours>

Season

All Year Round

Other Information

10am to 2.30pm (4.5 hours)

Valley of the Vines Afternoon Tour

Wine-lovers are transported on a journey through the ‘Valley of the Vines’ to indulge in wine tastings and delicious local cheeses in the world’s southernmost wine region.

Relax and unwind as you visit three renowned vineyards and wineries, experience a behind the scenes winery tour and immerse the senses in New Zealand’s largest wine cave.

Imbibe some of the best vintages on offer, and beyond the grape enjoy a shared cheese board at a latitude of 45° south, an unforgettable experience.

We Provide

Behind the scenes Winery & Wine Cave Tour, Wine Tastings and Shared Cheese Board
Bottled Water
Souvenir Gift

Please Bring

Dress for the weather

Restrictions

Over 18 - Exclusively for Adults Only

Duration

3.5 hrs>

Season

All Year Round

Queenstown Progressive Dinner Tour

Start your evening with a scenic drive out to internationally renowned Amisfield Bistro for your stunning wine tasting and entree overlooking the vines.

Take a drive through the historic gold rush town of Arrowtown and experience a delicious main paired with a perfect wine to match at Aosta.

Wrap up your night with a decadent dessert in the heart of Queenstown at the legendary Eichardt’s Hotel and enjoy an after-dinner digestif by a roaring log fire.

We Provide

Central Queenstown pick up from the Station Building bus stop on Camp Street side (corner of Camp and Shotover Streets)
All inclusive meals and drinks
Bottled Water

Please Bring

Dress for the weather

Restrictions

Over 18 - Exclusively for Adults Only

Duration

3.5 hrs>

Season

All Year Round

Private and Custom Tours

If you’re after a fully-tailored experience with family, friends or colleagues, create your own magic with our private and custom tours.

Let us work with you based on your wine and food preferences to create an unforgettable experience. You may wish to visit more than one of Central Otago’s renowned six sub-regions or learn about the spirit making process, from grain to glass, at Cardrona Distillery.

There’s also the flexibility to incorporate local sightseeing, history, art and adventure activities into your day.

We Provide

Full and half day
'Create your own’ wine, beer or spirit tasting tour
Children welcome

Please Bring

Dress for the weather

Duration

Full and half day>

Season

All Year around

Other Information

Full and half day
‘Create your own’ wine, beer or spirit tasting tour
Children welcome