- Hop on and hop off bus service Queenstown to Gibbston wineries
- Explore the wineries at your own pace
- Depart at 10.00 am, 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm
- Return when ready
- Host on board
- Travel in air-conditioned vans with free WiFi
- Price is for transport only. All wine tasting fees and food purchases are at your own cost.
Why do we love this
We love the flexibility of this tour. Being able to choose where you want to stop and what you want to try is a great feature!
WHAT TO EXPECT
Explore the best of the Gibbston wine region at your own pace. This hop-on-hop-off wine trip takes you past some iconic Queenstown wineries and gives the freedom to explore wherever you wish. That's right, you choose where you want to visit! This is a wine adventure completed at your leisure.
Today you'll receive an all-day pass to Queenstown's incredible wineries, and have the flexibility of a morning, midday or afternoon departure (10.00 am, 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm). The Wine Hopper runs an hourly circuit 6 times a day around the wineries and other attractions in Gibbston Valley area. It travels in and out of Queenstown every two hours throughout the day. You're able to return to town when you are ready, at either 1.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 5.00 pm or 6.00 pm.
Get ready to enjoy the very best of Queenstown's countryside and sip some yummy wines!
Venture into the heart of the cities wine region and enjoy a day of tasting and discovery. The wine region is just 20 minutes from central Queenstown, so it's a quick trip to your beautiful destination.
Enjoy winery restaurants and tasting rooms, walk along the Kawarau River or hiring a bike to cycle the trail! You can even just relax at the local tavern. There's so much to do and the scenery is simply breathtaking.
At each of the 9 venues you visit, your host will give you the best information about what's on. Each has their own unique appeal and whether it's a formal wine and paired style lunch or a local craft beer you are after, you'll find something to enjoy!
For foodies, you'll get to taste some gorgeous local creations, like cheese from Gibbston Valley Cheese!
Once you've explored to your heart's content, catch the bus back to Queenstown, arrive at 1.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 5.00 pm or 6.00 pm.
Buses depart from the Station Building, Central Queenstown and the Frankton Bus Shelter.