The Ultimate High Tea Experience

Take a culinary journey and experience the world’s purest tea at New Zealand’s only tea plantation. Arrive in style and tour the flourishing Zealong Tea Estate, enjoy a traditional tea ceremony and a luxurious high tea in this elegant setting.



In 1.30-2 hours you’ll learn the fascinating story behind Zealong, see how tea is made, experience a traditional tea ceremony, explore tea’s rich history and culture, enjoy high tea/tiffin or relax over a cup of the world’s purest tea, with stunning views over the only tea plantation in New Zealand.



  •  Discover Tea Experience: $49 pp (includes a home-baked tea-flavoured macaron to take away) ($25 for 6-11 years old, free for 5 and under –not catered for)


  • Discover Tea Experience + Signature tiffin: $85 pp (includes a beautiful selection of home made sweet and savoury nibbles served on multilayered cake stands). ($60 for 6-11 years old, free for 5 and under –not catered for)


  • Lengthen your stay at Zealong with an a la carte lunch – enquire for price and more details

“Fantastic day – great views, great personal touch, lots of information given. Lovely lunch destination. We saw much more than we anticipated. Ross was eager to please us and adapt to our needs. We all had a great day.”

— Pauline, Australia