Queenstown Gin Tour with Tastings - 6 Hours

Fitness level moderate
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Highlights & inclusions

Drink gin in a postcard worthy setting near Queenstown
Savour tastings at three venues and a shared grazing board at The Winery & Gin Garden
Embark on New Zealand's first gin tour
Scenic drive to the historic gold mining town of Arrowtown and Cardrona
Visit three boutique gin locations within the Queenstown area
Transport and return Queenstown transfers in premium vehicle

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Sun, Apr 21, 2024

What you can expect

Imagine sipping gin in a dreamy alpine postcard setting. Join New Zealand's first gin tour from Queenstown and you can make it a reality with visits to three incredible cellar doors in Cardrona Valley, Arrowtown and Arthurs Point in the famous Central Otago region. Known for its cool climate wines and more recently craft beer, the gin industry in Central Otago is now booming. On this 6 hour gin experience from Queenstown, discover a range of smooth gins as you visit the Cardrona Distillery for a full sensory tour of the facilities and guided tasting in the private tasting room. The tour continues with a scenic drive to the historic gold mining town of Arrowtown to visit ‘The Winery’ for a self-guided gin tasting paddle and shared grazing cheeseboard. The final stop of the day is the Gin Garden by Broken Heart Spirits for a hosted tasting of the local Broken Hearts gin range. Combining sightseeing, delicious food and refreshing gins – this tour has something for everyone.

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What you need to know

Inclusions
  • A knowledgable local guide
  • Tastings at three locations
  • Gin & Tonic on arrive to the Cardrona Distillery
  • Distillery tour at The Cardrona Distillery
  • Shared grazing cheeseboard & tarte flambees
  • Transport in a premium vehicle
  • Complimentary wifi onboard
Exclusions
  • Meals
Time
  • This experience is six hours in duration
  • Departs Queenstown at 1pm and returns at 7pm
What To Bring
  • Dress Code: Smart casual.
Additional Information
  • Minimum of four and a maximum of 14 participants.
  • Not appropriate for spectators.
  • Not affected by weather. All venues have indoor and outdoor seating locations.
  • We do not have any facilities to lift you into our vans, please get in touch to discuss your requirements, we will do our best to accommodate you. Certain areas of the tour may not be available to you.
Terms And Conditions
  • Participants must be 18 years of age or older to consume alcohol; photo ID may be required
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • If you need to reschedule, change or cancel your booking you will need to contact Altitude Tours Ltd via phone +643 441 4788 or email info@altitudetours.co.nz to get authorisation to do so.
  • Minimum of four and a maximum of 14 participants.
  • Not affected by weather. All venues have indoor and outdoor seating locations.
  • Not appropriate for spectators.

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  • We have an approved Science Based Target
  • We use third party verified standards
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