Queenstown offers one of the most picturesque locations in New Zealand to travel and enjoy a memorable beer tours. No matter your availability, there’s a Hop on Hop off bus option for you.We offer the most flexible option available to travellers interested in exploring the culinary and beer tasting hot spots in Queenstown. Our emphasis is on enjoying your experience at your own pace, so if you miss a bus it’s no problem – there’ll be a next one! 

Choose The Best Beer Tour Option For You

Full Day Beer Tours

Get the most out of your Queenstown visit with a full day pass. This allows you to visit any of the restaurants and beer locations along our bus route with up to 7 venues and locations to choose from. Our busses travel in and around Queenstown, Arrowtown, and Gibbston Valley so you’ll see all the best of what the region has to offer.

Half Day Beer Tours

This is the ideal option if you find yourself with some time to spare during your day and wish to tour the region exploring the local breweries and restaurants. This option allows you to travel up to 4 different locations. The duration of our half-day bus pass is approximately 4-5 hours. Since our half-day option caters for our guests with a time-sensitive schedule you’ll find that our option of selecting up to 5 different venues ensures you get the most out of your trip. This is because we strive to provide you with the best Queenstown touring experience. So, planning your trip becomes essential. You can download our free map here.

Private Beer Tours

Are you interested in something different to a wine tasting experience? Then an evening of beer and the finest local cuisine Queenstown has to offer may appeal to you. Enjoy a visit to the local breweries, or treat yourself and a partner to a unique intimate alternative. This option sets the mood starting with an evening beer tour. Choose up to 5 different venues and travel at your own pace. The duration of this pass is approximately 2 – 5 hours.

Beer Tours for Groups

Enjoy a few beers and the local cuisine with your friends with our Hop on Hop off group bus pass. This option is ideal for a birthday, hen party, anniversary, or any special occasion with a bunch of your nearest and dearest.


Hop on Hop off welcomes kids. For more information about how we can accommodate your little ones, read more in our terms and conditions here.

Why You Should Travel With Hop On Hop off 

Our busses travel to all the popular beer tour destinations so we’ve put together a brief list of the most popular venues to help you plan your trip.

  • Altitude Brewing
  • Cargo Brewery at Gantley’s
  • Gibbston Valley Cheesery (perfect for a beer and cheese pairing)
  • Canyon Food & Brew Co.
  • Searchlight Brewery
  • Beech Tree Craft Beer & Wings
  • Atlas Beer Cafe
  • Smiths Craft Beer House

At Hop on Hop off we pride ourselves with being able to assist you to make the most of your beer touring experience. Should you have any questions about what the best option is for you don’t hesitate to reach out to a representative. Alternatively, you can also contact us here for more information at enquiries@hoponhopoffwinetours.com


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Duration: 4-6 hrs approx – your call!


These tours are self guided and you could expect to fit in 4-5 venues on the full day tour and 3-4 venues on the half day tour.


Main pickup location: The Station Information Centre, corner of Camp and Shotover Streets, Queenstown

We have several other pick-up points around Queenstown, Frankton and Arrowtown. Please contact us for details.


Further information: This map, timetable and list of venues will help.


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Duration: 3-8 hrs approx – you decide!


These self guided tours allow you to fit in 4-5 venues on the full day tour and 3-4 on the half day tour.


Main pickup locations: The Picton i-SITE Visitor Centre and the Blenheim i-SITE Visitor Centre


Further information: This map, timetable and list of venues will help.