Enjoy a day of sculpture, wine, food, artisan crafts and beautiful coastal scenery as we explore the Matakana Coast wine region, just 45 minutes north of Auckland city.
We will show you the beautiful beaches at Orewa and Omaha as we travel around the picturesque wine region of Auckland's north, home to over 30 boutique vineyards and olive groves.
Soak up the artisan atmosphere in Matakana, where on Saturday the markets showcase the region's producers, growers and farmers. See Goat Island, one of the country's best marine reserves, a top spot for snorkelling and diving, visit the Morris & James pottery ceramic showroom, and have lunch at a cafe in Matakana or amongst the sculpture at the Brick Bay Winery.
We'll meander back to Auckland city via historic bohemian Puhoi and Warkworth, and the coastal Wenderholm regional park.
NZ$235 per person (discounts for more than 2 people)
Enjoy the comfort of a private tour for you, family and friends with a maximum of 6 people
Pick-up from your hotel, cruise ship or agreed pick-up point
Start time: 9am (or by arrangement)
Duration: approximately 8 hours (if you are not time constrained, we can move at your pace)
Available 7 days a week
Tours can be tailored to satisfy any special requests or interests
Bring suitable shoes for walking
Lunch cost not included
Bring your camera