What's in the tea tour?
THE HISTORY OF NEW ZEALAND TEA
It all started with a camellia tree. The flourishing Waikato plants mean New Zealand is not just pure and clean, it is also the perfect environment to grow one teas that excel in aroma and taste.
THE TEA WALK
The tour guide leads visitors along the tea trail through the history of tea as they explore unique sculptures and scenic stops to learn how tea is picked and processed.
THE ART OF THE TEA CEREMONY
A ceremonial Zealong tea tasting teaches the art of tea appreciation, of appearance, aroma, and taste, followed by an optional Signature High Tea at the Tea House overlooking the Estate.
HIGH TEA CULINARY EXPERIENCE
A thoughtfully crafted savoury and sweet selection to compliment your Zealong tea served amidst breath-taking views of the Waikato region.
Our tour season ends on the 31st of July until further notice.
Private tours are still available for groups with a minimum of 10 people. Please email [email protected] for group tour enquiries.
If you have any questions relating to existing tour books or if you have an existing Discover Tea Tour gift voucher, please contact us at [email protected]
High Tea and dining reservations are still available at our Zealong Tea House. Bookings can be made here
TERMS OF VISIT
No smoking or vaping.
With the exception of registered service dogs, we do not permit dogs at Zealong Tea Estate due to health and safety reasons.