Gisborne Wine Tours – Cruise Ship Vineyard Winery
With the increased amount of cruise ships into Gisborne, and travellers looking to experience something unique and affordable. We have put together an affordable, special unique cruise ship vineyard and winery tour.
The Cruise Ship Tour starts from town with a drive up Gisborne’s best viewing spot of the City and Harbour – Kaiti Hill, where we then give a brief historical narration of the discovery of NZ by Captain Cook.
Then out to Wrights Vineyard and Winery in Manutuke, a working winery, with a cellar door, cafe, producing wines from certified organic grapes.
Cruise Ship Tour – Visiting a Winery, Vineyard Gisborne
A personal tour by the winemaker of the winery, experience tasting the wines direct from barrel or tank.
From there you will be seated either in the gardens or inside the cellar door. Then experience a unique wine and food deconstruction – 4 tapas matched with four wines. Afterwards you will enjoy some lovely shared platters.
Cost $65 per head, requires a minimum of 10 people, we can cater for up to 40 people. Bus Leaves at Gisborne Wine Centre 11.30pm arrives back 2.30pm. If you have to be back on the boat by 4pm, the tour will run earlier as required. The Gisborne Wine Centre is located at the port, so generally if you are getting transported from the ship to shore, it is less than 10 metres away.
If you are arriving into Gisborne via ship, let us know when you are docking into Gisborne and we can then confirm the finer details with you direct.
Booking details, email@example.com or call Office (06) 862 5335, Cellar Door (06) 862 8746, 027 656 8222.
Wrights Vineyard and Winery, has been operating for 15 years. The owner Geoff Wright, is a third generation wine maker in New Zealand. His Great Grandfather Stanko Jurakovich, from Croatia and his Brother in Law, starting wine making in Kumeu, Auckland in the 1930’s. Holding one of the original winemaking licences in Auckland.