Hop on Hop off Wine Tours - Queenstown

Discover Queenstown, Arrowtown, and Gibbston Valley on your own timescale as we showcase its scenic locations, iconic activities and the finest craft beers, wine, and cuisine...

map Queenstown, New Zealand
Duration
Duration
4 to 8 hours
Start & End Time
Start & End Time
See timetable below
Max Group Size
Max Group Size
8 people
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Included
Minimum Age
Minimum Age
All ages
Meals
Meals
Excluded
FromNZD $60
2 Adults + 2 Children: NZD $159.5
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What's Included

  • Hop on and hop off bus service Queenstown to Gibbston wineries
  • Full Day activity departs at 10.00, 10.45 & 11.30am
  • Half Day activity departs at 12.15pm & 1.30pm
  • Returns every 45 minutes
  • Travel in a air-conditioned Hop on Hop off Bus
  • Explore 18 of the most stunning and popular locations in the Queenstown region
  • Knowledgeable drivers provide all information, map and bus timetable to ensure a fantastic, hassle-free day
  • The freedom to hop on and hop off at as many destinations as you like and stay as long as you like!
  • Visit some of the best wineries and breweries in the region

 

Transportation to and from all the spots as per listed below

What's excluded

  • Some Wineries have a tasting charge, some waive it when you make a purchase. 
  • Activities - you have the flexibility to choose.
  • You need to include food and water in your planning

Why do we love this

We love that you have the freedom to visit fantastic places including Wineries, Breweries, Adventure spots, Eateries and a Historical Gold Mine. Hop on and Hop off at any stop for any duration during the tour.
 

You get to visit a huge variety of places and some of the most stunning Scenery in New Zealand
 

You are your own tour guide for a day and can enjoy having the freedom to explore the best parts of Queenstown, Arrowtown, and Gibbston Valley without being rushed or constricted by any timeframes!
 

We take the stress and hassle out of the experience and leave you to just enjoy the fun and soak up the amazing sites of spectacular Queenstown.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Our biggest advantage is that we never rush you. You can take all the time you want at you like at any tour stop. Just follow our simple bus timetable.

 

Stops include:
 

• Akarua Wines & Kitchen by Artisan - One of Queenstowns premier winery restaurants.
 

• Arrowtown - A perfectly preserved historical gold mining town.
 

• Amisfield Bistro & Cellar Door - Known for their gastronimic lunch and dinner experience.
 

• Wet Jacket Wines - Modern wine industry reverencing local farming history.
 

• AJ Hackett Bungy - Home of the worlds first iconic Bungy.
 

• Waitiri Creek & Cargo Brewery - Offers unique tastings from gold lager to boutique wine.
 

• Brennan Wines - Family owned offering iconic, finely aged wines.
 

• Mt Rosa Wines - Fun and friendly wine tasting atmosphere in a renovated woolshed.
 

• Kinross Cellar Door & Bistro - Boutique Vineyard Hotel, Cellar Door & Bistro in the heart of Gibbston.
 

• Gibbston Tavern - Historic tavern with world class wine and craft beer.
 

• Gibbston Valley Winery - Amazing wine and tours in NZ's largest wine cave.
 

• Gibbston Valley Cheese - Specialising in European cheeses, offering complimentary cheese tastings.
 

• Shotover Jet - New Zealand's most thrilling jet boating ride.
 

• Canyon Food & Brew Co - Queenstown's newest family-friendly restaurant and micro-brewery.
 

• Strike Bowl - Queenstown’s only full size 7 lane ten pin bowling and entertainment centre.
 

Stoneridge Estate & Bald Hills Cellar Door - Regarded as one of the top boutique Queenstown vineyards, sitting majestically amidst 12 acres of picturesque gardens and vineyards
 

• Altitude Brewing - Boasting award-winning craft beer.
 

We can pick you up from many stops in Queenstown starting at One Mile Car Park, along Lake Esplanade Road, Main Bus Stop at The Station Information Centre and through Arthurs Points. Just choose your pickup point while booking.


We can also drop you off at bus stops in Arrowtown, State Highway 6/6A, Queenstown & along Lake Esplanade Road until One Mile Car Park. Just let the driver know on our way back.

TOUR OPTIONS
  • Half Day Hop on Hop off Wine Tours - Queenstown
    Most Reasonably Priced Wine Tour in the region. You have all the freedom to visit 13 fantastic places including Wineries, Adventure spot, Eatery and a Historical Gold Mine. Hop on and Hop off at any stop for any duration during the tour. Half Day Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Bus departs at 12.15pm & 1.30pm.
    FromNZD $60
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  • Full Day Hop on Hop off Wine Tours - Queenstown
    Most Reasonably Priced Wine Tour in the region. You have all the freedom to visit 13 fantastic places including Wineries, Adventure spot, Eatery and a Historical Gold Mine. Hop on and Hop off at any stop for any duration during the tour. Full Day Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Bus departs at 10am, 10.45am & 11.30am.
    FromNZD $80
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Terms & Conditions:

  • We do not take bookings of more than 8 customers at a time. It is because only a group of up to 8 people have the most enjoyable experience at the cellar doors. ( It also prevents customer from jumping on & off due to the buses only having 20 seats) If you are looking for larger numbers or a special occasion please contact us directly.
  • We follow strict duty of care protocols that may result in a person’s tour being stopped and removal of the offending passenger in the event of intoxication or disrespectful behaviour.
  • Our bus is not licensed to drink alcohol onboard.
  • In the event a passenger soils the bus, they will be charged $200 as cleaning fee.  (Not negotiable )
  • You need to include food and water in your planning.
  • Please be at your stop 5 minutes before departure time. We are not responsible for any delays due to traffic or if you are late.
  • We recommend no more than 3-4 couples get off at winery. Small numbers result in a more enjoyable experience. Go back on the next run if you wish.
  • Some Wineries have a tasting charge, some waive it when you make a purchase.

 

Payment Policy

Prepayment

  • The guest will be charged a prepayment of the total price.

 

Note

Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Ltd reserve the right to alter tours and itineraries due seasons or demand. Updates or changes of the services can be made. No responsibility is accepted for losses, expenses due to delays, changes of flights, or other services or because of strikes, accidents, sickness, damage, negligence, weather, war, changes in schedules, or other similar causes. We do not take bookings of more than 8 customers at a time. It is because only a group of up to 8 people have the most enjoyable experience at the cellar doors. ( It also prevents customer from jumping on & off due to the buses only having 20 seats) If you are looking for larger numbers or a special occasion please contact us directly. We follow strict duty of care protocols that may result in a person's tour being stopped and removal of the offending passenger in the event of intoxication or disrespectful behaviour. Our bus is not licensed to drink alcohol onboard. In the event a passenger soils the bus, they will be charged $200 as cleaning fee. ( Not negotiable ) You need to include food and water in your planning. Please be at your stop 5 minutes before departure time. We are not responsible for any delays due to traffic or if you are late. We recommend no more than 3-4 couples get off at winery. Small numbers result in a more enjoyable experience. Go back on the next run if you wish. Some Wineries have a tasting charge, some waive it when you make a purchase.


Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation

All cancellations must be written and received 48 hours prior to the tour start. In conformity with business practices within the New Zealandic travel industry, we at Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Ltd or a Travel Agent is obliged to charge cancellation fees to passenger(s) as follows:

 

Cancellation Charges

Cancellation received more than 48 hours prior to departure are fully refunded. Cancellation received less than 48 hours prior to departure will be charged full price. Upon communication with booking team, we will endeavour to offer a new date for Hop on Hop off Bus.

 

Note

Hop on Hop off Wine tours Ltd reserve the right to alter tours and itineraries due to seasons or demand. Updates or changes to the services can be made. No responsibility is accepted for losses, expenses due to delays, changes of flights, or other services or because of strikes, accidents, sickness, damage, negligence, weather, war, changes in schedules, or other similar causes.


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Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Ltd
The Station Information Centre, Corner of Shotover & Camp Streets, 25 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300.

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2 Adults + 2 Children: NZD $160
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