Operates Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays until 9th July
Experiencing the magic of Waiheke Island is an absolute must for any visitor to the City of Sails, and just 35 minutes’ cruise from downtown Auckland it is a favourite escape for locals too.
Join Around Waiheke Tours for a great value morning or afternoon tour exploring the spectacular coastal scenery and award winning wineries synonymous with this unique destination.
A locally owned and operated based business, Around Waiheke Tours passionately provides a fun loving experience while delivering value for money that is second to none and sure to see you coming back for more.
This six and a half tour (including ferry trip, cost of ferry ticket not included) takes you to visit three leading vineyards where you can sample about 12 fantastic wines.
There will be time before the tastings to enjoy Oneroa, the main village on Waiheke. You will have time to grab a lunch (at your expense) at one of the many excellent cafes or restaurants. There is plenty of choice with something for everybody’s taste and wallet.
We meet you off the ferry from Auckland and return you back to the ferry terminal in time to return to Auckland.
Vineyards may include:
Due to operation considerations. we are unable to guarantee any vineyard on any day. Please note, there is no food element to this tour. Please eat at Oneroa Village before the tour.
***Ferry Ticket to Waiheke Island not included in cost of tour***
Departures: Operates Friday, Saturday, Sunday until July 9th.
Please take note of the departure, pickup and return times for your tour.
11.00am Catch the ferry from Downtown Auckland to Waiheke Island. Ferry ticket extra.
11.45am Arrives at the Matiatia Ferry Terminal on Waiheke Island where your driver will meet you. You will be driven to Oneroa, the main village of Waiheke where you will be free to enjoy the shops and sights and grab some lunch. (Cost not included.)
12.55pm Tour departs from the bus stop opposite the Post Shop in the main village of Oneroa.
Tour returns to Oneroa Post Shop and then to the Waiheke Ferry Terminal for the 5.00pm ferry back to Downtown Auckland. The trip takes about 40 minutes.
All times subject to Fullers timetable.
Our tour is unable to meet the Sealink Ferry from Half Moon Bay, Pakuranga. If you are using this service, please find your own way to join the tour at Oneroa.
You are welcome to come over to Waiheke on an earlier ferry or to stay on Waiheke and catch a later ferry back to Auckland.
Please note - all participants must be 18 years of age. No children under 18 years of age. This tour is for the enjoyment of adults. There is no food element to this tour but we allow time for you to have lunch in the main village before the tour.