Piha Karekare Rain Forest Wine Adventure

Wine, vineyards delicious cuisine, rainforest and ecological beauty abound on this tour. The Henderson Valley is the historical heartland of the Auckland wine industry with Piha and Karekare two of the finest jewels in Auckland’s crown.

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Piha Karekare Rain Forest Wine Adventure

Region: Waitakere Ranges, Piha, Karkare, Kumeu, Ararimu Valley
Duration: 9.30am - 4.30pm - 6 hours
Cancellation: Refunds are acceptable within 2 days prior to the tour date. Please see the Cancellation Terms and Conditions at the foot of the page.

What you will experience on your tour

  • Head up into the stunning Waitakere Ranges and start your days tasting at Babich Wines in the Henderson Valley established in 1916. Try their Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc and 6 other white and red wines.
  • See the remote and beautiful West Coast black sand surf beach settlements of Piha and Karekare. Take photos of ‘Lion Rock’ and spectacular North Piha beach. Grab a flat white at the one and only Piha Store.
  • See the beautiful Karekare waterfalls in a tranquil native forest setting. This is the beach where the iconic movie “The Piano” was filmed.
  • After a 45 minute drive through rain forest and farmland stop and enjoy a tasting of varietals and blends at Soljans Winery and then take an open menu one course lunch in their Vineyard Cafe. Soljans menu is comprehensive with a range of fish, steak, lamb, chicken and other dishes served daily. Included with lunch is a glass of any of their wines. While lunch is being prepared you can sample their wide selection of wines including their famous sparkling Muscat and 10yr Tawny Port
  • Finally in the afternoon visit family owned West Brook Wines established in 1935 for a cellar door tasting. Enjoy a walk through their beautiful vineyard. Situated in the picturesque Waimauku Valley you can try award winning Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir and Malbec from their own vineyard as well as Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir from their estates in Marlborough.

Piha Karekare Rain Forest Wine Adventure

NZD$245pp

Wine, vineyards delicious cuisine, rainforest and ecological beauty abound on this tour. The Henderson Valley is the historical heartland of the Auckland wine industry with Piha and Karekare two of the finest jewels in Auckland’s crown.

Book Now