Auckland's Craft Beer Walking Tour

Price: $178.00
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Active, Scenic, Walking
Shore Excursion Duration 3 Hours
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? A 5 to 10-minute walk is required to reach your departure location.
Food/Beverage Provided Snacks, Beverages
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing and sensible flat-soled walking shoes. ing in layers may be necessary depending on the time of the year. Please wear nice casual clothing. No sandals (flip-flops/thongs) permitted. Please note that Auckland's weather can change very quickly (Auckland is known to experience every type of weather condition in one day), please take adequate clothing as the tour will proceed rain or shine.
Restrictions Tour involves approximately 1.5km /1 mile of walking over even and uneven surfaces with lots of sitting, and restrooms at every venue. Guests must be of legal drinking age to participate, tour is not suitable for children or for guests with walking difficulties or those who use partly-motorized vehicles, wheelchairs, or walkers as several venues include stairs to access all areas.

Pass through Auckland's downtown district to delight in New Zealand craft beer, take in the historical sights of the city, and mingle with the local brewers and bar managers on this exciting craft beer walking tour. If you are a beer lover and want to see what Auckland has to offer, then this is the tour for you.

Your tour includes a local English speaking guide who is friendly and knowledgeable and who will take you through Auckland's downtown district on an off-beat path to find hidden gems of the best bars and breweries for an authentic handcrafted beer. Enjoy socializing with bar managers, owners, and brewers as you learn about and indulge in over 10 beers with bar snacks to match. Your tour offers a relaxing and laid back way to get to know Auckland and its beer scene in an intimate setting.

Kick off your tour by meeting your guide and walking through Auckland's downtown area on a less touristy path to discover some of the best craft beers and bars in town. New Zealand's beer scene has roots that date back to the late 1700s when Captain James Cook brewed the first beer. While this beer was brewed from a native New Zealand tree, today's craft beers taste a great deal better and offer a variety of flavors and shades, including the golden and amber hued beers that are so popular today. Find hidden gems frequented by the locals to get a taste of some of the best beers downtown.

Continue your tour and take in the scenic views of historic buildings and streets that reflect Colonial era architectural excellence. Your three hour tour also gives you the chance to not only stop at different bars that feature locally crafted beer for sampling, but also pair your drinks with delectable bar snacks. Get to know the city and locals as you converse with local brewers, managers, or owners at each stop and find out what makes their delicious craft beer so special. At the end of your tour, you also get the chance to buy additional food or a sweet, mouth watering dessert at the last location you visit before heading back to your port.

Want to taste the best local crafted beer in downtown Auckland? Then you won't want to miss this tour. Reserve your spot today and get ready to delight in handcrafted New Zealand beer like the locals for a memorable experience in Auckland.