Queenstown Beer Tours - Queenstown

Queenstown Beer Tours - Queenstown

Half day craft beer tour around the Queenstown area tasting award-winning local beers!


Queenstown Beer Tours is owner-operated by Lewis Benseman, who was born and raised in Queenstown. Lewis comes from a family who has run a tourism business for over 26 years.  He is passionate about craft beer, very knowledgeable about the area and dedicated to provide his customers with an exceptional experience.


Small groups: max 9 pax


Tour includes: 

  • Pickup from Queenstown accommodation
  • In-depth interactive brewery tour where you can try the raw ingredients
  • Delicious (exclusive for this tour) food and beer matched lunch
  • 13+ Craft Beer tastings
  • Visit 3 Brewery tasting rooms
  • Great detail about the beer and in-depth info about the area and its history.
  • Allocated free time spent at Arrowtown, AJ Hackett bungy, photo stops or a Cheesery visit. 
  • Discounted rates on take home beer & merchandise
  • Air-conditioned comfortable van
  • Beer can be substituted for cider or wine


Duration: 4.5 hrs


Tour description:  Craft Beer Brewery & Food Tour

Join Queenstown Beer Tours and a day out and around Queenstown like no other! 

Get picked up around 11:50am and take a trip outside of Queenstown’s CBD to try award-winning local beers in our up and coming craft beer scene. This fully guided tour will take you past the historic Arrowtown before going through the scenic Gibbston Valley and heading back towards Queenstown passing the beautiful shores of Lake Wakatipu. 


Interact with local brewers and try the best craft beers they have to offer. After each tasting, feel free to purchase any you like! Your guide Lewis is a Queenstown born and raised local who takes pride in our town and will show you a great day out. This truly is Queenstown's best craft beer tour!


With 3 stops including a brewery tour, 13 tastings and a delicious food and beer matched lunch, Queenstown Beer Tours Queenstown is a great way to spend your afternoon! After your big day out, we can return you to your accommodation or to Queenstown’s favourite, Smith’s Craft Beer House where you can continue to test your palette to your own desires. 

If craft beer isn't your thing, other alcoholic alternatives are available. 


Private Day Tour                                

The private tour will be tailored to the wishes of the clients.

It is meant for people who want to travel with just their group or as a couple instead of with other people.


Click here to view the rates on the rates page.


Queenstown Beer Tours 

Lewis Benseman – owner/operator

Postal Address:

13/39 Chery Blossom Ave



Phone: +64 276215087



Note: If you require a password for the Rates Page, please email marijke@smartourism.co.nz (trade only)