Zealong Tea Estate

The Zealong Tea Estate: A unique opportunity to experience the world’s purest tea in New Zealand's only tea plantation.

$9.00 - $60.00
$9.00 - $48.00

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Zealong’s 48ha tea plantation lies just one hour south of Auckland. Farmed organically without chemical sprays, hand-picked Zealong is the world’s purest tea. If you're a tea lover, its freshness, flavour and fragrance will amaze you. Judge for yourself with a visit to Zealong’s visitor centre and Camellia Teahouse.

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Experience a traditional tea ceremony as part of our Discover Tea Tour, explore tea’s rich history and culture, enjoy a delicious high tea or light lunch, or just relax over a cup of the world’s purest oolong tea with stunning views over the plantation.

Camellia Teahouse opens Tuesday to Sunday 10am – 5pm.
Discover Tea Experience tour available Tuesday to Sunday (bookings essential, 07 853 3018 or bookings@zealong.co.nz).


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Physical address

Zealong Tea Estate, 495 Gordonton Road, Hamilton, Hamilton - Waikato, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Tues-Sun (open seven days during summer). Shop open 9am-5pm; Tea House open 10am-5pm; Tours run twice daily.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
30mn drive to Hamilton airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
20mn drive to Hamilton coach terminal
Proximity to town:
5mn drive to Hamilton

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $9.00 - $60.00
(12 year(s) and under)
$9.00 - $48.00
Other charges:
Children under 6 can join the tour free of charge.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES YES
Chinese (Traditional) YES YES
French YES YES
Japanese YES YES
Italian YES YES

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