Day trip

From Queenstown: Guided Gin Tour with Tastings

Activity provider: Altitude Tours

From Queenstown: Guided Gin Tour with Tastings

Activity provider: Altitude Tours
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From US$ 124.53 per person

Likely to sell out

Experience a guided tasting tour of New Zealand's finest gins. Starting in Queenstown, head to 3 unique tasting locations to learn, sample, and experience local gins over shared snacks.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
The pickup service is available from select hotels in Queenstown and not from Airbnb accommodations or private addresses unless agreed upon in advance. If your hotel is not included in the pickup service, please contact the local partner for a meeting point. Please email or call the local partner to reconfirm your pickup details 48 hours prior to the tour date.


  • Excite your taste buds with over 13 local gins bursting with different flavors
  • Learn all about the gin making process on a tour of the Cardrona Distillery
  • Explore 3 unique gin tasting locations accompanied by a local guide
  • Keep your cameras ready as you visit the historic Cardrona Valley and Arrowtown
  • Savor locally-brewed and distilled drinks derived from natural Kiwi botanicals
Full description

Join a gin tasting tour from Queensland in the company of a passionate local guide. A delight for your taste buds, this tour will lead you to the Cardrona Distillery, The Winery - Arrowtown, and the Gin Garden by the award-winning Broken Heart Spirits.

Begin the tour with a pickup from your accommodation in Queenstown and head to the historic Cardrona Valley. Go on a guided tour of the Cardrona Distillery and their facilities followed by a tasting of their products.

With your newly-gained knowledge from Cardrona Distillery, move on to your second stop at The Winery in Arrowtown. Choose from an array of gin paddles curated for your drinking pleasure and snack on a shared grazing board.

To conclude, enjoy a boutique tasting at the Gin Garden by Broken Heart in Arthurs Point. Sample locally-distilled spirits made from NZ Southern Alps water and handpicked Kiwi botanicals. Then, head back to your hotel or stick around and have some cocktails (at your own expense).

  • Pickup and drop-off at selected locations in Queenstown
  • Tastings at 3 locations
  • Cheese boards to share
  • Bottled water
  • Distillery tour at Cardrona Valley
  • Transportation via van with onboard videos and WiFi
  • Local guide
  • Extra drinks and cocktails
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
  • Children under 18 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof of full vaccination

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Vegetarian and gluten-free diets can be accommodated; the local partner will do their best to accommodate other dietary requirements
  •  This activity requires a minimum of 4 participants to operate; you will be offered alternative dates or a full refund if the minimum numbers aren't met
  • Pickup times vary depending on your location and tour departure

Product ID: 410479