Villa Maria Wine Tour & Airport Transfer

Gain an insight into the operations of Auckland’s largest and highest awarded and family owned winery. Established in 1961, See how their wine is made on a guided tour through the wine making facility. The design award winning state of the art winery & vineyard park are nestled in the rim of an ancient volcano just 10 minutes from Auckland International Airport.

Region

Villa Maria Estate Ihimatao Peninsular / Auckland International Airport / Return

Duration

1.30pm – 4.30pm (3 hours) NB: Tasting sessions outside this time can be arranged to suit your Airport departure time.

Walk amongst the vines and go behind the scenes and see the workings of Auckland’s largest and most technologically advanced wine making facility. Their state of the art bottling line can process an incredible 12,500 bottles per hour. The Auckland Ihumatau Vineyard produces award winning Chardonnay, Albãrino and Gewürtztraminer.

You’ll see two fascinating video presentations on the techniques and processes used. See the ultra modern high tech bottling line which can bottle and label an incredible 12,500 bottles per hour. The try a selection of 6 reserve, single Vineyard or Platinum selection wines in the cellar door or wine Archive.

You can be delivered with your luggage to Auckland Domestic or International Airport at no additional cost.

NB: Tour operates Tuesday to Saturday, bottling line operates Tuesday to Friday.

NZD $75pp

Cancellation

Refunds are acceptable within 2 days prior to the tour date. Please see the Cancellation Terms and Conditions at the foot of the page.