Activities

Scenic Sights Tour

Be wowed on this morning tour by the panoramic views from Queenstown to Skippers Canyon lookout through to Arrowtown. You will visit the local “must-see" attractions, on and off the beaten track.

Classic Wine Tour

Get a taste of what the region produces with this fun, scenic afternoon wine tour. Visit 3 vineyards in the Gibbston region, take a tour through New Zealand's largest wine cave and sit back and relax with a glass of wine, sampling local cheeses.

Scenic Sights & Classic Wine Tour

Be wowed on this morning tour by the panoramic views from Queenstown to Skippers Canyon lookout through to Arrowtown. You will visit the local “must-sees”. Stay in Arrowtown for lunch, and we will pick you up at 1.30pm and take you out for an afternoon of wine-tasting.

Boutique Wine Tour

An afternoon among the boutique vineyards and spectacular scenery of Central Otago, a perfect introduction to the region.

Gourmet Scenic Wine Tour

Venturing into the heart of Central Otago this is a relaxed day of fine cuisine, good company, sampling local cheeses and tasting premium cool-climate wines.

Private Boutique Wine Tour

An afternoon among the boutique vineyards and spectacular scenery of Central Otago. We can combine this with sightseeing - including the AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge and Arrowtown where time and desire permit. We encourage you to advise of any varietal or vineyard preferences on booking this tour.

Private Gourmet Scenic Wine Tour

A tailor made, full day wine tour of Central Otago vineyards. We can combine this with sightseeing - including the AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge and Arrowtown where time and desire permit. This tour is perfect for wine and food lovers and we encourage you to advise of any varietal or vineyard preferences on booking this tour.

Private Heli & Wine Tour - Half Day

A Queenstown mid-morning departure and scenic flight transports you to an alpine landing high above Queenstown.

From there, we take a spectacular flight through the Remarkable Mountains, above the site of New Zealand's highest bungy and then cruise at mid-valley level with spectacular views of the vineyards and wineries of the Gibbston valley and on to our first vineyard.

An Appellation guide welcomes you at one of the Gibbston vineyards and begins your private chauffeured journey by road, visiting three of our favourite Gibbston vineyards.

Private Heli & Wine Tour - Full day

This Private tour begins with a Queenstown, mid-morning, departure transporting you to a gentle mountain landing where the elevated plateaux of the Southern Alps reveal another world high above the lakes and valley floors. From there, we cruise at mid-valley level with spectacular views of the vineyards and wineries in the Gibbston valley.

An Appellation guide welcomes you at one of the premium boutique vineyards in Gibbston and begins your private, chauffeured journey visiting three of our favourite vineyards including a delightful vineyard lunch. All transport from here is by road.

Golf & Wine Tour

Combine two spectacular activities for a great day out in Queenstown – Golf and Wine. Departing Queenstown at 8.15am, you will be taken to one of Queenstown’s stunning golf courses – Arrowtown Golf Club or Millbrook Golf Resort.

You will be set up with premium quality TaylorMade golf clubs, golf cart, balls and green fees for 9 holes of golf. You will then be left to enjoy your golfing at your leisure. Time allowed – 2½ hrs.

Your afternoon is spent discovering some of Appellation's favourite boutique vineyards.

Thunder and Wine

Enjoy an adrenaline-filled hour of jet boating then sit back and relax for an afternoon among the boutique vineyards of Central Otago. Meet at Thunder Jet at 9:45am and be ready for an exhilarating hour of jet boating! Enjoy some of those world famous 360 spins, speeds of 95km/h and some storytelling commentary.

On collection from Thunder Jet, get whisked off to relax and join our Boutique Wine Tour, sampling world class wines at 4 different vineyards over both the Gibbston and Bannockburn wine regions.

Zip & Sip Tour - Moa / Classic

Spend a morning among the trees followed by a afternoon among the vines! Ziptrek Ecotours are waiting to take you on a zip-line adventure. Based in the heart of the CBD you won’t have far to travel!

After your zipline adventure, take a more relaxed approach and visit the rest of Central Otago, sampling premium wines and checking out the sights.

Zip & Sip Tour - Kea / Classic

Spend a morning among the trees followed by a afternoon among the vines! Ziptrek Ecotours are waiting to take you on a zip-line adventure. Based in the heart of the CBD you won’t have far to travel!

After your zipline adventure, take a more relaxed approach and visit the rest of Central Otago, sampling premium wines and checking out the sights.