Craft Beer Tour Of Wanaka Departing From Queenstown

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Highlights & inclusions

Fully guided with commentary
Pickup and drop off from central location
Craft beer tastings at 3 locations
Set lunch paired with craft beer
Behind the scenes tour at a brewery
Bottled water & pretzels on the bus

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Sun, May 19, 2024

What you can expect

Join a 7 hour craft beer tour from Queenstown to Wanaka tasting unique New Zealand craft beers and enjoy a delicious lunch! The brew adventure begins from Queenstown at 11am with a scenic drive through the incredible Crown Ranges en route to Wanaka. Snack on pretzels as you take in the beautiful scenery. The tour will stop at the iconic Cardrona Hotel for a photo before continuing onto Wanaka to taste craft beer at three locations. Meet the creators and learn first hand how the beers are crafted with a behind the scenes tour and tasting session. Lunch is included in the tour at the Cargo Brewery or The Cardrona Hotel and is perfectly matched with one of their craft beers. After a day of beer tastings, hop back on the bus and enjoy the scenery on the return journey back to Queenstown at 6pm.

This tour is the perfect combination of sightseeing, food and craft beer. Book your Wanaka Craft Beer Tour online here today!


What you need to know

  • Depart from Queenstown on a 7-hour craft beer tour
  • Enjoy a scenic drive through the stunning Crown Range
  • Stop at the iconic Cardrona Hotel one of the most photographed buildings in New Zealand
  • Meet and greet with brewers and learn of the brewing process
  • A brewer will share their passion and pride on a behind the scenes brewery tour offering tastings along the way
  • Settle in for lunch at either the Cargo Brewery (with some tastings) or The Cardona Hotel with a pint of their finest craft
  • Hop on the bus and witness some of the most beautiful scenery New Zealand has to offer on the return journey to Queenstown
  • Bottled water and pretzels on the bus
  • Departing daily at 11am
  • Approximately 7 hours
  • Pick up and drop off is from the Bus Stop Loading Zone outside Atlas Beer Café, 88 Beach Street, Queenstown Central
What To Bring
  • Proof of age identification
Additional Information
  • Vegetarian option available
  • Minimum age 18yrs
  • Minimum tour number is 4 people if numbers are not meet the tour may be canceled. In this case, guests will be offered a refund or date change
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at the time of booking
  • Upon completion of the purchase, please print the voucher and present on the day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

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  • This experience is supplied by Craft Beer Tour Wanaka Departing From Queenstown


Our Promise

  • We are committed to sustainability
  • We have an approved Science Based Target
  • We use third party verified standards
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