This one day escape starts at Eastwoodhill Arboretum, the national arboretum of New Zealand. You will be transferred to Eastwoodhill from Gisborne to begin your day with a walk around the magnificent gardens. You can opt for a guided walking or jeep tour of the arboretum.
When you’re ready get on your bike prepare for a change of pace as you head downhill into the luscious Gisborne wine country. The itinerary includes two wineries. Hopefully you will slow down enough after the exhilarating descent of Ngatapa hill to visit Kirkpatrick Estate winery to enjoy a tasting and a vineyard platter before meandering in through the back roads via award winning wineries such as Millton, Spade Oak, Matawhero and Bushmere Estate. The distance you will travel is +/- 35km.
The tour costs $270 per person for 2 people, which reduces to $220 each for 3 or more.
What to bring: – comfortable riding clothes, a loose skirt or shorts, sunscreen, sunglasses, a fleece or jacket & water.
What’s included: We provide transfer and entrance to Eastwoodhill. A bottle of water and snack, vineyard lunch and 2 wine tastings throughout the day. Of course bikes, helmets, baskets and panniers are provided.
What you can add on:
- A guide for the day
- Gourmet Taster Boxes
- Jeep/Walking Tours at Eastwoodhill
- Pickup and transfer back to your accommodation
*enquire about our group rates