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Nelson Tours and Travel

104 reviews
About Nelson Tours and Travel
We specialise in wine tours and are genuine local craft beer enthusiasts based right here in sunny Nelson. Our tours take us as far away as Marlborough or you can explore Nelson Tasman in an easy fun filled afternoon. Our clients from around the world continue to stay in touch with us via social media and some are planning to come back for another visit. Going into our 10th year, we are very proud to be the company who took the risk to redefine the Nelson tour experience, raising the bar to produce a fun, flexible, relaxed and personalised style tour.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cj was a fabulous host and knows a thing or two about wine!! We learnt a lot about wine and our amazing region we live in. Thanks CJ for a relaxed, well-catered for day out in the sun with spectacular views. The food was amazing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tanya S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prompt pick up from our accommodation and great day out. Visited different,boutique winery and lots of lovely tasting. Lunch included and was excellent. A great day out and music on ride home. Thanks

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely fab tour with CJ. We were picked up from our accommodation and after a couple more stops headed on the tour. The first stop was about 20 minutes from Nelson. We visited two vineyards which were very welcoming and then stopped for lunch in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PippaW110
CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Pippa Thank you for taking time to write your excellent review! Its was great meeting you both and I'm glad you had such a good time. All the best for the remainder of your trip in New Zealand. CJ

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Tour, Great Wine my partner and i enjoyed it thoroughly. Saw some fantastic local vineyards and ate great food took home some fantastic wines or what left of them anywayMore

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ChillnRelax
CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi guys Thank you for your excellent review!! The Nelson Wine Tour is a great half day tour and we cover a lot in 5 hours. I'm really happy that you both chose me for your day out in Nelson Tasman. Enjoy the rest of...More

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much CJ for hosting our team for our Christmas staff do. You took care of everything and made it so easy. We had a great day and loved getting to lake the most of our local scenery and vineyards! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 54danip
CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2018

Hi Dani Thank you for taking time to write your excellent review! It was my pleasure to host your staff Christmas Party and I'm glad we had such a summery nice day out there. Best regards CJ

Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

CJ you made our day wonderful! Visiting the small vineyards and breweries was very interesting and a really nice experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ewel01
CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

It was a real pleasure spending the day with you both and chatting about traveling New Zealand. Hope the rest of your extended tour is as fun as we had on our day out together. Best regards CJ

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of taking a tour of the Marlborough region and wineries with Nelson tours and travel, during our time in NZ. CJ our tour guide was super friendly and his knowledge of the local wineries was second to none. Would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to sit down and send me such a lovely review. Hope the remainder of your honeymoon was good and you got home safe and sound. Best regards CJ

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 7 went on a tour with CJ. We were picked up on time from our lodging and for a very reasonable price we’re taken to four different tastings. Each tasting was unique with a story and some very interesting and good wines....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Hi Guys We hope the rest of your stay in New Zealand was memorable for all of you and that you got home safe and sound. Thank you for the excellent review, I really appreciate that. Best wishes for the future :-) CJ

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of being hosted by CJ for the half-day winery tour through Nelson. He was full of local knowledge, had a great attitude and took us to some great locations. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and would recommend him to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Thanks so much for your EXCELLENT review. I do try and be flexible during the tour and incorporate special interests you may have. You both were a pleasure to host and I wish you all the best for your future. Best wishes CJ

Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

I had an amazing day CJ being reliable, absolutely on time, highly knowledgeable and (most important) a fun guy when it came to my private shuttle service from Nelson airport to Havelock and back! Thank you so much, CJ! Always again and I wish you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 87Andre145
CJTours, Owner at Nelson Tours and Travel, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Hi Andre Thank you for your excellent review I really appreciate it!! It was a pleasure to meet you and I am so happy for you that the weather was perfect for your cruise. Looking forward to meeting you again when you come back for...More

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