Nelson is well known for its award-winning local wines and craft beer. This enjoyable tour visits two award winning wineries for wine tasting then a scenic drive to New Zealand’s oldest pub, built in 1850 by early German settler Cordt Bensemann. There you can enjoy a tray of local craft brews and ciders or a glass of beautiful Moutere wine.

There is a stop along the way at historic Port Mapua where you can have lunch (at own expense), wander the boutique shops and galleries on the wharf.  This is an enjoyable day out with friendly informative guides.