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Whakatane Food, Craft Brewery and Sights Tour

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What to Expect

First stop on the tour is a French Delicatesson, Bakery, filled with French delights where they will put together a tasting platter so you can taste the exquisite French Food and cheeses they have on offer.

After that we’ll visit a look out for stunning views of the Bay of Plenty and out to sea where you can see in distance the East Cape coastline, White Island the Bay of Plenty’s active Volcano and Moutohora Island a Wildlife Sanctuary. After that we drive around the Ohiwa Harbour, where we'll stop at an Oyster farm where they grow their own oysters for tastings,they also smoke their own fish so depending on the day you may get to try freshly smoked fish as well.
On to a Craft Beer tastings and pizza at a local craft brewery which has won many awards and is owned and operated by a family with a passion for Craft Beer. After that we wind back to the best berry farm ever for the biggest real berry fruit ice-creams and a look at the berry farm.

Chocolate factory tasting visit on the tuesday and thursday tours.
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Important Information
Departure Point
2 Quay Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up from accomodation in Tauranga and Whakatane. We also pick up from the Whakatane Isite at 2 Quay street Whakatane

Port of Tauranga , Port of Rotorua, Port ofMount Maunganui
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Bottled water
  • Alcoholic Beverages - Tastings of wine and craft beer
  • Snacks - Tasting Platter including cheeses at the French Delicatesson
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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By: Wildside Tours
8 reviews
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We booked a trip and it got cancelled, no phone call, no notification meaning that I had to quickly arrange
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Maralee R
Not worth it
We recently took this tour combined with their sighting tour. We sampled beer and pizza, ice cream, and French
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Melbourne, Australia
Cheese, wine and cider, oh my
We had a lovely day out with Amy, we tasted some delicious local produce with cheese, salami, wine and cider on
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Behind the Scenes of some fine beer-making!
Amy and her crew know how to show beer-lovers a great time. All the stops on this tour were wonderful as you got
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Melbourne, Australia
Great day in Tauranga!
Had a great day out with Jordan (Wildside Tours) today sampling Tauranga’s finest produce. Hungarian deli, great
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Katikati, New Zealand
A fun tour
This was a great tour, starting with a salami tasting, cheese tasting and two craft beer/dumpling tasting and
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Whakatane, New Zealand
One of the must dos of the Bay of Plenty
So happy my friends and I decided to go with Wildside tours, it was simply the best!! Our local guide Amy was very
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Awesome day out exploring
Unique and refreshing food and drinks. Very professional with informative tour guide. All with a touch of the wild
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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Amazing Selection of Local Treats!!
What a brilliant way to explore the gourmet food around Whakatane and Bay of Plenty - fantastic way to spend our
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Key Details
  • Wildside Tours
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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