1. Queenstown: Full-Day Central Otago Food & Wine Tour
Join Altitude Tours for a fantastic full-day wine and food tour, as we take you on a journey to explore, taste, and savor the finest wines and food of Central Otago. This experience includes visits to four distinct wine-tasting locations in the renowned wine regions of Gibbston, Bannockburn, and Cromwell. Your day will begin with a warm welcome from our wine-certified guide at your Queenstown accommodation or a nearby meeting point. We will then embark on a scenic one-hour drive to Central Otago, known for its exceptional wineries and the world-famous Pinot Noirs. Throughout the day, you'll be treated to four unique wine-tasting experiences, ranging from charming boutique cellar doors to well-established destinations, including a unique barrel room tour. At each location, you will gain fascinating insight and about the region and its wines from our charismatic guide and cellar staff. Throughout the day all your meals are taken care of. You'll enjoy a "trust the chef" tapas lunch at a locally renowned restaurant and savor a delightful cheeseboard at our final stop, marking the perfect end to the day. Our 8-hour Central Otago Food & Wine Tour operates on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, starting at 9:30 am from Queenstown and returning around 5:30 pm.