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From Blenheim: Marlborough Wines and Aviation Day Tour

Activity provider: Jade Tours

From Blenheim: Marlborough Wines and Aviation Day Tour

Activity provider: Jade Tours
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From US$ 109.51 per person

Likely to sell out

Visit the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre to marvel at historic aircraft, and then taste the wines produced in the Marlborough vineyards on a full-day tour from Blenheim.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup from your accommodation in Blenheim or at the cruise ship terminal in Picton.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • See vintage aircraft scenes at the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre
  • Enjoy lunch at a vineyard restaurant
  • Taste the fine wines of the Marlborough wine lands
Full description
Benefit from pickup at your accommodation in Blenheim, and then travel to the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre to look at life-size displays of aviation scenes from World War I and World War II. Explore the times of early aviators of the 20th century and more.  Then, travel through the vineyards of the award-winning Marlborough wine region, known for its fruity Cabernet Sauvignons and zesty Pinot Noirs. Access the barrel rooms and cellars in the valley, and stop for lunch at your own expense at a vineyard restaurant. Sample handmade gourmet chocolates at a chocolate factory at the end of your amazing experience before drop-off back at your hotel.
  • Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Blenheim, or at the cruise ship terminal in Picton
  • English-speaking local guide
  • Entrance fees to one of two museums
  • Wine tasting fees
  • Lunch
  • Any purchases
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • You must be at least 18 years old to take part in the wine tasting
  • This is a small group tour
  • Minimum booking for 2 people
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

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We had an unexpected private tour with Mike as our host/driver. We had a great day and really enjoyed our time at the museum. Mike sorted out our lunch at Wither Hills, which was very nice and then chose several more wineries for tastings for our specific preferences. We were collected and dropped off from our B&B and even went to a chocolate making place.

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March 19, 2020

January 30, 2021

Product ID: 114748