Monavale Blueberries is a family owned and operated orchard and that have been growing organic blueberries since 1985. The 40 hectare orchard is situated in the heart of the Waikato, on the Moanatuatua Plains with views to Pirongia, Maungatautari and Kakepuku mountains. The orchard has full Bio-Gro NZ organic status, and it is New Zealand’s largest certified organic blueberry orchard.
The Blueberry Orchard tour takes 45 mins with an informative tour around the plantation. Guests learn about the different varieties of blueberries and the unique characteristics of this wonderful fruit. The tour culminates with a tasting of the fine range of blueberry products manufactured from this locally harvested crop.
With high ceilings and a rustic, country feel, the Iresistablue cafe is a great place to visit after the tour. Relax and enjoy a cup of organic coffee and a delicious fresh meal incorporating an enticing palate of local flavours, whilst overlooking our organic blueberry orchard and the mountains beyond. The cafe is also fully licensed and has disability access. These are walking tours and take about 45 minutes and are available from October to March (incl).
Guests need to travel to the Monavale Orchard, 15 mins from Cambridge
Minimum group 10, $15 per person.
Prior Reservations essential.