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Half day wine tour or full day wine tour

  Half day wine tour or a full day wine tour, so what do you need to consider when deciding which tour you would like? What time do the tours start and will I be there in time? Do I want to be drinking all day or just half a day Do I want to …

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Chris and Lyndie posing with the minibus used for small group wine tours

Choosing a wine tour – what to look for and ask

  Specialised wine tour company or general tour company Choosing a wine tour and company can be difficult. In all wine regions of the world many different companies offer wine tours. Some companies offer many different tour options as well as wine tours. You need to decide if you wish to go on tour with …

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The Ultimate Guide To New Zealand Wines

  The Ultimate Guide To New Zealand Wines: The New Kid On The Block In this ultimate guide to New Zealand wines, we’re going to take you on an extended tour. We explore every nook and cranny this land down under has to offer. Grab your wine glass and let’s go! New Zealand happens to …

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New Zealand Wine Regions

Marlborough Rosé on New Zealand Rosé Day 2021

New Zealand produces about 1 percent of the world wide wine making it a small but significant producer. The map shows the different regions within New Zealand. In this blog post I am going to look at some of the Marlborough Rosé wines produced. Marlborough, a region in the North East of the South Island of …

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Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc versus French Sauvignon Blanc

  Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc The Marlborough Region of New Zealand Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc is grown in the Marlborough Region in the North East corner of New Zealand South Island. The main town of the region is Blenheim with a latitude of 41.5280° S, 173.9614° E. The average number of sunshine hours per year being 2780, therefore, …

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Private Wine Tasting in Marlborough: Time For Something Special

  Who Are Private Wine Tastings For? Private wine tastings with a knowledgeable and personal guide are ideal for guests looking for something a little special. You may wish to define your tour, not have it defined for you, and not share the tour with other guests. The availability to taste wineries top quality wines …

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Spy Valley Wines: Welcome to the Valley!

  Most People Don’t Know About Spy Valley Wines.. Visitors can find Spy Valley Wines located in the Waihope Valley in Marlborough New Zealand. The Waihope Valley is a dry and relatively infertile valley to the southern edge of the Wairau Valley. The Wairau Valley is the the main valley of the Marlborough wine region …

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Cloudy Bay Winery Tour: Why is it SO popular?

  Many Many People Take a Cloudy Bay Winery Tour Every Year When visiting Marlborough, the top of most visitors to do list is to take a Cloudy Bay winery tour. So why is it so popular? Cloudy Bay vineyards and the wine they produce are some of the best known wines around the world …

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Very excited before we start our Blenheim wine tour

Blenheim Wine Tours Marlborough

  Blenheim Wine Tours booking Booking one of Na Clachan Blenheim Wine Tours was extremely easy. In our case we contacted the owner well in advance, confirmed availability and then booked the minibus for one of their private wine tours. Booking a private wine tour ensured the guide was focused just on our group. We …

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Views near Anakiwa on the Queen Charlotte Sound

Marlborough Sounds and Picton Tours

    Picton Tours from the Marlborough Sounds Staying in Picton on the Marlborough Sounds then why not take one of the Picton tours. Picton is located on the Queen Charlotte sound in the Marlborough Sounds. Picton is the gateway to the South Island of New Zealand. Many travelers choose to stay in Picton either …

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Blenheim Vineyards in Winter Marlborough New Zealand

Blenheim Vineyards in Winter ideal for vineyard tours Blenheim vineyards can be wonderful to visit in Winter for one of our vineyard tours. The town of Blenheim is the main town of the Marlborough wine region and has a great climate. In the Summer, day time temperatures range from 25-30 degrees centigrade however in winter …

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View of the Brancott Valley Marlborough in Autumn taken from the Brancott estate cellar door

Marlborough Autumn time

  Marlborough Autumn time Marlborough Autumn time is a busy period of the year. There are over 30,00 hectares (75 Acres) of vines in Marlborough. All of these vines need pruning in Autumn or Winter to prepare them for the next vintage. Autumn is a beautiful time of year with sunny days and the snow …

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