Finding Flavour

Discover, learn, taste and enjoy the diverse Auckland food scene on a themed Finding Flavour tour or cooking class.

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On a fabulous themed Finding Flavour tour or cooking class your clients will:

  • Meet the producers and suppliers who are passionate about their food.
  • Learn about artisan local Auckland products and those from international cuisines.
  • See “behind the scenes” and participate in exclusive hands-on food experiences.
  • Meet talented chefs who create outstanding food and enjoy a cooking class.
  • Taste delicious food!

Our tours have specific themes and they all provide unique opportunities not normally available to the public to meet the people who run the businesses and to learn about the food. Wine matching is incorporated into many of the tours.

Guests learn about the history of the area that they are visiting so that they enjoy a complete visitor experience that they will rave about.

Half-Day Tours Include:

  • Walking tours – Newmarket “World in a Day” and Mt Eden Village NZ Food Discovery
  • Fine Art, Fashion and Food Downtown Walking Tour with colleague Fine Art Tours NZ
  • Happy Hour Tour
  • Exclusive Behind-the Scenes and Hands-On Food Experiences

Full Day Tours Include:

  • Best of Auckland Food and Wine
  • “World in a Day” to suburban Auckland
  • French, Italian, Indian food themed tours
  • Gardens for Foodies
  • VIP Waiheke Island  - food, wine and artists

Cooking Classes

We offer a wide variety of cooking classes hosted by talented chefs and food personalities. Topics include:

  • NZ, seafood, Italian, French, Spanish, BBQ, Raw Food, Knife Skills, Chocolate and more

We are always happy to organize bespoke tours or classes based upon client  interests.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our guides and class presenters – all are well-versed in their area of expertise and love to share their knowledge with our guests.

Testimonial from Liz, organizer of a special group tour:

We all thoroughly enjoyed our day with you thank you!!   All the girls loved it and the variety of places we visited and foods we sampled were a really good mix. The theme was excellent and even the two Aucklanders learned a lot about our city!!  A fantastic day out for us all!


  • Themed Food Discovery Tours – discover, learn and taste the diverse range of quality food in the Auckland region including Waiheke Island
  • Meet the passionate people who create or supply the food, hear their stories, learn about their food and enjoy tastings
  • Exclusive Hands-on and Behind-the-Scenes food experiences
  • Cooking Classes showcase gourmet NZ food or international cuisines
  • New! Fine Art, Fashion and Food Downtown Walking Tour with colleague Fine Art Tours NZ customized to VIP couples or conference groups
  • Full and Half-Day options includes walking tours and tours with transportation
  • Happy to customise tours and cooking classes to suit specific interests
  • Experienced guides and cooking class presenters who love to share their knowledge and create a memorable experience
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31 Glenfell Place, Epsom, Auckland 1023
Distance to Airport
Distance to CBD

Finding Flavour