Palliser Bay, New Zealand
Wharekauhau Country Estate
After your first night here, wake up and head out on a 4WD farm safari to introduce you to the workings of this remote coastal ranch, bordered by the Rimutaka Ranges and the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy sheep shearing demonstrations, sheep dog shows and other farm events. Other optional activities here include hiking, quad biking, archery, helicopter rides or excursions to the nearby lighthouse, while for those seeking relaxation, the gorgeous spa offers indulgent treatments using local products. More wine awaits on the next day with a private guided tour of the local wineries. Taste some of the world’s best Pinot Noir, before a lovely local lunch.
The nearby award-winning vineyards of Martinborough provide a wonderful chance to relax and enjoy the fruits of this wonderful Wairarapa region.