Wairarapa is a region of big skies, wide valleys and small characterful towns. Just an hour’s drive or train ride from Wellington it is a popular escape destination, renowned for its premium wines, gourmet food and boutique accommodation. As one of New Zealand’s premium wine regions Wairarapa produces Pinot Noir and is home to Martinborough wine village. The region is at the heart of the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail.
Destination Wairarapa is the region’s tourism organisation – as well as running two Visitor i-SITEs we market the region and provide useful visitor information tools. You can book accommodation and activities online at www.wairarapanz.com and find out about wineries, tours, cycle trails, what's on and attractions.