Appellation Going Greener
Appellation Wine Tours, the leading provider of immersive wine experiences in the Central Otago region for over 24 years, proudly announces the addition of two new Ford Transit EVs into their transportation fleet. This significant investment underscores the company's commitment to long-term sustainability and sets a new standard for eco-conscious tourism in the area.
The introduction of these state-of-the-art EVs aligns seamlessly with the company's mission to provide unforgettable wine tours while prioritising sustainability, reducing its carbon footprint and promoting environmentally conscious tourism.
First in the Region to Offer Wine Tours in an EV: Appellation Wine Tours takes pride in being the first in the Central Otago region to pioneer wine tours in an EV and leading the way in sustainable travel experiences.
This ground-breaking move reinforces the company's dedication to showcasing the finest vineyards and scenery while prioritising eco-friendly practices and enhancing the overall experience for their valued customers.
Sarah Russell, General Manager of Appellation Wine Tours expressed enthusiasm about this eco-conscious initiative, stating -
"At Appellation Wine Tours, we are always thinking about our environmental impact and going electric made sense. We want to continue to provide exceptional experiences whilst also contributing toward a more sustainable future.”
“The introduction of the Ford Transit EVs represents a significant step towards decarbonisation and a sustainable future for tourism in the Central Otago region."
The new Ford Transit Electric Vans are now in operation and Appellation Wine Tours invites wine enthusiasts and eco-conscious travellers to come and embark on unforgettable journeys throughout the breath-taking landscapes of Central Otago.