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GILES TOURS

Giles takes small groups on tours around Christchurch and Canterbury. A lifetime in the wine business means that wine tours are his specialty. His Waipara Wine Experience has garnered dozens of 5 star reviews since it started in 2016.

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WAIPARA WINE EXPERIENCE

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The Waipara Wine Experience is a wine tour for up to 6 people. It includes all transport, including pick up and drop off in central Christchurch, wine tastings at some of the finest boutique wineries in the area and a winery lunch.

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Private or Shared Tour?

This tour started as a shared tour for couples but some people asked if they could have a private group. The shared tour is a cost effective package for 2 or 3 and has better availability, a private tour is better suited to groups of 4 or more and can be customised to suit your preferences.

PN. If you are arriving on a cruise you should book a private tour and add a Lyttelton pick up.

What does it cost?

The cost of your tour will depend on how many people are in your group and whether you choose a Private or Shared Tour.

For example a fully inclusive private tour for 6 people is $149pp (plus booking).

GILES GUIDED TOURS

A Giles Guided Tour is a private tour for up to 6 people. It includes all transport, including pick up and drop off in Christchurch or North Canterbury but not the cost of your wine tastings or lunch.

What does a Giles Guided Tour cost?

A Giles Guided Tour costs just $300. Just click on the link below, select your date and Giles will be in touch to arrange your itinerary. If you are arriving on a cruise ship you will need to add the Lyttelton pick up option.

GILES TOURS REVIEWS

“Birthday wine tour"
"Booking with Giles was a simple experience and he was adaptable in terms of pick ups and drop offs which was fantastic. Giles has an extensive knowledge of the wines of the region and wine in general which he was enthusiastic (but not pushy) about sharing. He was more than happy to jump in with tasting notes, helpful tips and personal favorites. We visited Pegasus Bay, Greystone, Torlesse and Terrace Edge wineries. Each place had a lot to offer and there were plenty of tastings! This tour truly exceeded all expectations and would have to be the best wine tour in terms of both value and experience that I've ever taken. Thank you Giles, I wouldn't hesitate to book this tour again, what an amazing experience!”

Michelle Mabel - Aug 2020

MEET GILES

Waipara Wine Trail

After a lifetime in the wine industry Giles now takes small groups of wine enthusiasts on guided tours of the vineyards and wineries around Christchurch.

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