Full Day Hop on Hop Off Wine Tours – Nelson


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Hop on Hop off Wine Tours Nelson run every Thursday – Sunday from 10am – 6pm with easy pick-up and drop-off at the Nelson i-SITE. 

Our Full Day Nelson Wine Tour allows you 5 stops at some great locations. Try some local wines, enjoy a scenic drive and indulge in some local produce!


Check out some of the great specials and discounts offered exclusively to Hop on Hop off customers at each stop! 


Full Day Tours: At present Friday to Sunday 

Start Times: 10.00 am and (11.30 am on busy days) 

Duration: 7 to 8 hours approximately




  1. Nelson Classic Car Museum (03-547 4570

Nelson Classic Car Museum is the best place to see sleek Jaguars, cool Cadillacs, trusty Triumphs and the world’s fastest Mini. Over 150 immaculate condition cars spanning more than 100 years of motoring

Special: 2 for 1 adult entry ($19 for two adults). 

Open 7 days – No Bookings Required


  1. Speights Ale House (03-547 7336)

We live and breathe the strong traditions and age old values of legendary southern hospitality with its hearty style food, cold beer and great service.

Special: 10% off bar tab

Open 7 days – No bookings required


  1. Pics Peanut Butter World  (03-544 8402)

Walk through the giant star doors of Pic’s Peanut Butter World to the home of Pic’s Peanut Butter and see, smell and taste NZ’s most loved Peanut Butter.

Open Monday to Friday – Bookings Essential (for tour)


  1. McCashins Brewery (03-547 5357)

Utilising the great local resources at their disposal our brewers are innovative in their approach, always evolving and pushing the boundaries to create our range of mouth-watering beers and ciders. Drop in for a bite to eat and grab a Beer & Cider Tasting Paddle to enjoy in our Beer Garden.

Open 7 days – No bookings required


  1. Eddyline Brewery (03-544 7474)

Eddyline Brewery is an independent family brewery with a focus on producing great hoppy beers and authentic lagers based in Nelson, home of hops in NZ.

Special: Tasting Tray of 6 @ 200mL tasters – $5 off

Open Tuesday – Sunday – No Bookings Required


  1. EyeBright Country Store (03-544 4977)

Open seven days.  A gorgeous shop in a country garden.

Also home of a famous guinea pig village. Café’ is open from November to April (closed Monday and Tuesday).

We are delighted to treat all our visitors to a tasting of Lemon Honey and Ginger or alcohol-free mulled wine.

Cafe shut Monday and Tuesday  – no bookings required


  1. Te Mania Wines/Richmond Plains (03-544 7585)

Try both Te Mania and Richmond Plains wines at the same Cellar Door. One of the very first producers of organic wines in NZ. We work with nature to craft delicious wines that also care for the planet. We offer free tasting with any wine purchase plus different seasonal promotional discounts.

Open 7 days – No booking required 


  1. The Junction (03-544 1911)

The Junction, showcasing the tastiest locally made cheese, wine, and artisan products the region has to offer.  Cheese tasting encouraged!

Special 10% discount on all Little River Estate and Thorvald cheeses 

Open 7 days – no bookings required


  1. The Grape Estate ( 03-544 4341)

The Grape Escape Cafe is the perfect place to relax and enjoy great food and superb coffee, brunch, lunch or afternoon tea. Relax on the deck, or in our garden.

Open 7 days – Bookings Preferred 


  1. Tasteology @ Winelord (03-542 4145)

At Tasteology we invite you to join us to try our wonderful wines, cider and food without pretension in a relaxed, friendly environment.

Open 7 days – No bookings required 


  1. Capital Cider  (021 946 388)

 Making modern, new world ciders that are cleaner, fresher & drier, naturally.

Open Thursday to Monday – No bookings required 


  1. Seifried Estate/Harvest Kitchens (03-544 1600)

Visit Nelson’s oldest family-owned winery, Seifried Estate  to taste some of New Zealand’s most awarded wines and rare, artisan varietals. Tastings $7 per person for five wines – fee waived if wine purchased.

Cellar Door Open 7 days – No bookings required / Harvest Kitchen open Thursday – Sunday – Bookings Required


  1. North Eatery (03-543 2983)

Our focus on organic, sustainable, and delicious food will fulfil your appetite and your soul.  All ingredients are carefully and locally sourced where possible.  We try to minimise waste, single use plastics, and energy usage.

Special: * Complimentary snack from our lunch menu if you dine with us.*

Open Wednesday to Sunday – No bookings required


  1. Forsters/Moutere Hills ( 03-543 2288)

Nestled in the Moutere Valley, Forsters vineyard restaurant, is an idyllic

setting to relax over a long lunch or dinner, paired with the boutique,

handcrafted wines of Moutere Hills

Open Wednesday – Sunday – Bookings required 


  1. Moutere Inn  (03-543 2759)

NZ’s Oldest Pub In Its Original Building

We don’t do tastings like wineries or some breweries so are more of a stop to try some craft beers and fuel up while soaking up a bit of history. All our wines are grown within 10km of the Inn too.  

Check out our current menu on our website – it is available when we open through to about 8:30pm, Wed to Sun.  We’re open seven days over the summer. 

Open 7 days – No bookings required 


  1. Gravity Winery (03-543 2817)

Gravity Cellar Door offers a range of tastings and tours through our unique gravity fed winery. Relax and enjoy a glass of wine combined with a locally sourced platter, topped off with the stunning views over the Tasman Bay and the Moutere Hills, along with our local Art Gallery adjacent to our Cellar Door, Gravity is the perfect destination to spend an afternoon.”


Open Wednesday to Sunday -Bookings required 


  1. Mapua Bus Stop

Have a beautiful venture within the township of Mapua, conveniently located across the road from the Sprig and Fern Mapua!


  1. Rimu Wine Bar (03-540 2580)

Rimu Wine Bar is the ultimate destination for wine lovers in the Nelson region with an ever-changing range of over 50 different wines available for tasting or by the glass from all around Nelson, New Zealand and the world.

Open 7 days – No bookings required


  1. Golden Bear Brewing Company (03-540 3210)

Golden Bear Brewing Company is a great place to chill out with friends, savour craft beers, listen to live music and enjoy Mexican-inspired dishes.

Open 7 days – No bookings required 


  1. Mapua Wharf 

The premier destination for shopping, eating and other activities on beautiful Mapua Wharf.


*Be sure to show your HOHO wristband at each stop to claim these great special offers*