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Wellington Capital Tastes Walking Tour

Product ID: 215964
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Looking for a small, personal introduction to Wellington city and love the sound of sampling food and drink from New Zealand's 'culinary, cafe and coffee capital', then this walking tour might be for you.
About this activity
Duration 3.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Booklets
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Sample local artisan delights at multiple tour stops
  • Meet the producers behind local gourmet specialties
  • Hear and see stories of the city's architecture, history, street art, culture and more
  • Support food-related charities Kaibosh Food Rescue and Eat My Lunch
  • Walk the city and experience the unique aspects for yourself
Full description
Visit behind the scenes of local food businesses beloved to Wellington. See and hear how the magic happens. From local coffee and chocolate to peanut butter, NZ native honey, a regional tasting platter and more, this tour is all about the tastes of the city. Along the way weave the Wellington stories of their history, art, culture, architecture, into the modern city.

The tour starts at 9:15 AM. This tour goes ahead rain, hail or shine, so please wear comfortable shoes and coat or hat and sunscreen as appropriate to the day's conditions. There is approximately 90 minutes of easy walking broken into short sections between tour stops.
Includes
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Beverages
  • Food tastings
  • Local professional guide
  • Small group tour (2-8 guests only)
  • Information about Wellington's history, streetscapes, culture and more
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation to and from the tour
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet outside the Wellington City iSite at 9:15 AM. Your guide will be holding a Zest Food Tours sign.

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Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour is not suitable for those with mobility issues
• Adult pricing applies to all travelers
• Dietary restrictions can be catered for if advised ahead of tour day
• Dress code is smart casual
• Tours are not available on public holidays
• There is a maximum of 8 people per booking - please contact the guide if you wish to book for more than 8
• A minimum of 2 people is required for a tour to go ahead - if you are a solo traveller please contact the guide to see what tour date(s) have already met the minimum numbers
• Private tours and bi-lingual guides are available on request for an additional supplement - Danish, Dutch, French, Chinese and German