4 Day Wellington - The Culinary Capital
4 Day Wellington - The Culinary Capital
If you're a passionate foodie or just love to eat, take a fun food tour and experience the best of delicious cuisines and gourmet foods in Wellington and the Wairarapa.
|Tour Name:||4 Day Wellington - The Culinary Capital|
|From:||Wellington to Wellington|
|Valid:||Jan 2019 - March 2020|
|Price:||From (NZD) $1261 per person||Duration:||4 Days|
|3 nights’ accommodation at QT Museum Wellington|
|Delicious full buffet breakfast each morning|
|Return private transfers between airport and hotel|
|Zest Gourmet walking tour including lunch|
|Martinborough day tour including lunch and wine-tasting|
Prices are per person based on twin-share, and are subject to availability. Prices are correct at the time of submission but are subject to change without notice. Valid for travel January 2018 – March 2020. Blackout periods may apply. A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person is required at time of booking.
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Day by Day Tour Itinerary
On arrival in New Zealand’s capital at Wellington airport you’ll be met and transferred to the QT Museum Wellington.
The QT Museum Wellington is a privately owned luxury boutique hotel opposite Te Papa and the waterfront and a short stroll to live theatres, designer shopping, city markets, Waitangi Park and Oriental Parade’s promenade and beach.
French restaurant Hippopotamus is located on the third floor with views of the stunning Wellington harbour. Other choices for dinner include The Ambeli, Floriditas, Matterhorn, or Logan Brown as they all have extensive wine lists and gorgeous food.
After a delicious breakfast, make your way to the central city for your Walking Gourmet tour. Over a relaxed four and a half hour walking gourmet tour around Wellington’s best food places, your personal guide will introduce you to new and favourite flavours.
Tour content can vary seasonally, and you may visit a boutique coffee roaster and stylish cafe, renowned specialist fresh produce and gourmet food stores, and a unique contemporary chocolatier. And during the day, your guide can also introduce you to many other aspects of the Capital, ranging from iconic city architecture, sculptures and fantastic places to shop and eat.
Today you will visit the award-winning Martinborough wine region on this all inclusive wine tour and treat your taste buds. Just over an hour from the capital, depart Wellington by rail for a scenic journey with stunning views of Wellington harbour and the Wairarapa Valley.
Visit 4 boutique Martinborough vineyards, enjoy wine tastings throughout the day, a delightful gourmet lunch at the charming wine village, sweet delights and later, relax with a delicious cheese platter and coffee. Relax and let our local driver guide you in our modern coach on this all inclusive wine tour. If time allows, browse the charming village craft shops and galleries.
Sleep in and enjoy a leisurely breakfast before being transferred to Wellington airport today in time for your flight. If you have time to spare, a visit to Te Papa, the national museum, is highly recommended.
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The cost of getting to & from the airport to your accommodation is generally not included, although on some occasions it is, in which case we have specifcally mentioned it in the itinerary. There are always plenty of taxis or shuttles waiting at the airport. You also have the option in most cases to catch a bus into the city centres.
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Your deposit is non-refundable. Relaxing Journeys would have already booked and confirmed all the components of your holiday and we will have to cancel everything and adhere to each suppliers cancellation policy. Should it become necessary for you to cancel your reservation 45 days or more prior to departure date, your deposit only shall be forfeited. Cancellations made within 45 days of departure date will incur the following charges: (Expressed as a percentage of the confirmed tour & holiday price plus your deposit).
44-22 days prior to departure – 25%
21-10 days prior to departure – 35%
9 days or less prior to departure – 50%
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