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Experience the essentials of Queenstown and Central Otago without the crowds, with that personal touch - customised day tours include free wine tastings, complimentary mineral water, lunch, snacks, light refreshments, home baking, and a passionate local kiwi guide. Experience the best with the best! chardvines
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Ignite Your Experience of Queenstown

We are Queenstown’s specialist for personalised wine tours and bespoke sightseeing tours for the discerning traveller.

Ignite your experience of Queenstown with a customised wine tour or a bespoke sightseeing tour.

Discover the best sights, tastes and attractions of Queenstown and Central Otago in comfort and safety without the crowds. Whether you are a single traveller, a couple, or small private group, we have a tour to suit your travel style.

Queenstown Wine Tour

A relaxed private wine tour of select boutique wineries of Queenstown and Gibbston Valley, with some great sightseeing, adventure and history along the way. Enjoy tasting exquisite award winning wines at boutique wineries on the 45th south parallel, sample locally hand crafted cheese and experience some breathtaking scenery all at your own pace, without the crowds.

The Queenstown Wine Tour visits up to 4 wineries and includes local accommodation pick up and return, all wine samplings at all the vineyards, a cheese tasting and a vineyard platter lunch at one of the Gibbston Valley wineries, light refreshments, mineral water, home baking, and a departure/return time that suits you. 

Price: $295 per person. Private Groups: $275 per person for 4 persons*.

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Central Otago Wine Tour

Experience Gibbston Valley, Bannockburn and Central Otago’s¬†select boutique wineries at a relaxed pace with your own private wine tour. Your personalised tour takes you sightseeing through Gibbston Valley, through the Kawarau Gorge, into Bannockburn, to sample some of the region’s finest wines. For lunch, enjoy¬†a vineyard a la carte lunch at one of the award winning Bannockburn winery restaurants set amongst stunning Central Otago scenery.

The Central Otago Wine Tour visits up to 6 wineries and includes local accommodation pick up and return, all wine sampling at all the vineyards, a vineyard a la carte lunch, light refreshments, mineral water, home baking, and a departure/return time that suits you. Allow 7.5 hours.

Price: $295 per person. Private Groups: $275 per person for 4 persons*. 

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Skippers Canyon Wine Tour

Explore Skippers Canyon with a private 4WD tour of spectacular Queenstown backcountry followed by a relaxed private wine tour of select boutique wineries of Queenstown and Gibbston Valley.

Safely travel the spectacular old gold mining trail into Skippers Canyon and discover the old gold mining settlement of Skippers. Enjoy breathtaking views with lots of photograph stops to learn the exciting history of gold mining triumph and tragedy. At Skippers, cross the famous Skippers Bridge to visit the old schoolhouse and homestead to experience the peace and tranquility of a once bustling gold mining town.

After your Skippers Canyon experience, enjoy a vineyard a la carte lunch amongst the vines in Gibbston Valley, whilst sampling exquisite award winning cool-climate wines from vineyards on the 45th south parallel.

The Skippers Canyon and Wine Tour visits up to 4 wineries and includes local accommodation pick up and return, all wine samplings at all the vineyards, a cheese tasting and a vineyard a la carte lunch at one of the Gibbston Valley wineries, light refreshments, mineral water, home baking, and a departure/return time that suits you. Allow 7.5 hours.

Price: $295 per person. Private Groups: $275 per person for 4 persons*. 

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Essential Queenstown

Wanting to experience it all in a day? Short on time? We can create a personalised private tour for you that combines all the essentials of Queenstown, Skippers Canyon, Arrowtown and Gibbston Valley into one relaxed day trip.

Sample exquisite wines from boutique wineries; experience spectacular Queenstown 4WD backcountry and the highlights of Skippers Canyon; explore Arrowtown, the historic chinese mining settlement and Lord of the Rings film sites; visit the famous Bungy Bridge to view thrill seekers bungy jumping – all on one relaxed private wine and sightseeing tour.

To add a little more excitement into your day, we can also customise your tour to include ‘must do’ attractions like clay target shooting, scenic helicopter flights, jet boat rides and a bungy jump on your private bespoke tour.

The Essential Queenstown tour includes local accommodation pick up and return, all wine sampling at any of the vineyards, a cheese tasting and a vineyard a la carte lunch at one of the Gibbston Valley wineries, light refreshments, mineral water, home baking, and a departure/return time that suits you. Allow 7.5 hours.

Price: $295 per person. Private Group: $275 per person for 4 persons*.

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*Price is based on a minimum of 2 persons. Single person rates and larger private group rates are available. 

Other essential Queenstown activities and attractions can be included on your private tour. Ask us about including clay target shooting, a bungy jump, heli-biking, scenic helicopter flights or jet boating on your personalised tour. 

Prices listed above include 15% Goods and Services Tax.