Local Connections: The Delicious Gems of the North

Local Connections: The Delicious Gems of the North

3.5 hours | Bay of Islands | B I 1 - 9 8 0
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Min. age: 18 years | Medical restriction (See special notes)

Description

Points of Interest

  • Kerikeri & Surrounds
  • Paihia and Surrounds
Moderate activity

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Let your taste buds be your guide during this delicious half-day tasting tour. Crafted by Princess Cruises and inspired by local expert, Irwin Wilson, it's a yummy way to experience some of the best the Bay of Islands has to offer. But delicious food isn't the only thing being served up; your friendly guide will share tidbits and dish on the island's regional culinary traditions. Your culinary tour begins in Kerikeri at the Old Packhouse Market, a heritage building converted into a thriving Farmers Market. Sample local delicacies followed by a visit to the Kauri Workshop and learn about legendary Kauri trees and how they're used to create custom made furniture. Then it's on to the renowned Makana chocolate factory for some sweet treats. Samples continue at Sovrano Limoncello, winner of an extraordinary number of Gold Medals and World Titles. Exclusive to Princess guests, you'll imbibe in this delightful pick-me-up.

Special Notes:

Minimum age: 18

Medical Restriction:

Not suitable for guests with limited mobility

Details

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Pick up Waitangi Drive to Kerikeri

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Travel time: 00:30

Old Packhouse Market, Kauri Workshop

Time at site: 01:00

Makana Chocolates

Time at site: 00:15

Scenic Drive to Sovrano Lemonchello

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Travel time: 00:15

Sovrano Lemonchello

Time at site: 00:45

Return to Port

Transport type: Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Travel time: 00:45