Tip Top Factory Tour

Take a tour of the Tip Top Factory! Come and see how we make the world’s best ice cream and taste it for yourself. We’re based in Mount Wellington, Auckland and welcome everyone to experience the wonders of New Zealand’s award winning ice cream.



Things you need to know

  • The cost is $7 per person (including supervisors)
  • Babies under 6 months are free but must be included in tour numbers
  • Prices valid from 1 January to 31 December 2018
  • When you arrive at Tip Top, your entire group must enter the factory together

What you will see

  • Our Tour Guides will show you how Tip Top ice cream is made
  • Watch ice cream production from enclosed viewing galleries
  • Sample our ice cream as you watch a DVD about Tip Top
  • Children, accompanied by an adult, can enjoy the outdoor playground for up to 45 minutes after the tour finishes

Times and dates

  • Tours run every weekday
  • Each tour is 1 hour
  • Tours start at 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am and 1.30pm
  • No tours on weekends, public holidays or during July school holidays
  • Bookings are essential and subject to availability (we will be in touch within 3 working days to confirm)
Best daytime phone number

Bookings are on request until confirmed via email. We will be in touch within 3 working days to confirm

Number of people

How many people will be joining you on the tour? Everyone including babies need to be included for Healthy and Safety purposes

We need a name to identify you during the tour, E.g., name of school, organisation or family name.
All visitors must report to reception in a vehicle, pass a security check and then drive to the factory carpark

This does not confirm your tour. We will be in touch within 3 working days to confirm your booking.