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Choose your Napier Wine Tour style from the selection below.

Choose your Napier Wine Tour from the selection below

Ultimate Wine Experience Tour

  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • See many Wine vessels and items that are over 3000 years old
  • Taste maturing Wines directly from the Tanks or French Cuves
  • Learn to what is involved to Wine and Food match by comparing food samples with local Wine varieties
  • Taste many Premium Wines on this tour
  • Discover the world famous "Gimblett Gravels"
  • Learn why the Gravels are so unique and the advantages of grapes grown here
  • Taste Wines from a top boutiques producer on the Gimblett Gravels.

You will know by now that this Napier Wine Tour has been a Wine Tour we know you will remember for a very long time.

Again, this is a fun filled tour, informative and suits those with or without wine knowledge and across all ages.

The age to consume alcohol in New Zealand is 18 years with suitable I.D.

 

 

Napier Ultimate Wine Experience Tour

4+ Hours $140.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

 

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

All tastings, food matching, entrance fees,  taxes and local pickups and a souvenir wine glass and a small souvenir all included.

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Wine Experience Tour

  • The tour starts with your free pick up within Napier and you then head out to the Gimblett Gravels. 
  • As you drive through New Zealand's top Wine growing region, you will see and hear what makes this area so special. Special enough to produce hundreds of international awards year after year
  • Taste Wines from one of the original boutique producers located on the Gimblett Gravels.
  • Taste Wines at a second small boutique Winery again located on the "Gimblett Gravels" 
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • This Napier Wine Tour is designed to impress all on the day, certainly a tour to remember.

At each Winery, you will learn what makes a great Wine and why. Learn about the Wineries that you attend on the day and what makes them different from other Wineries throughout New Zealand.

Again, this is a fun filled tour, informative and suits those with or without wine knowledge and across all ages.

 

Napier Wine Experience Tour

4+ Hours $110.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

 

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

All tastings, entrance fees, taxes and local pickups, souvenir wine glass and a small souvenir all included

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Ultimate Wine Experience Tour

This is a fantastic Napier Wine Tour opportunity to immerse yourself in the Wine Culture for an afternoon. Taste Wines directly from Wine Tanks and French Cuves before moving on to Wine and Food matching along with other highlights during this very special Napier Wine Tour

  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • See many Wine vessels and items that are over 3000 years old
  • Taste maturing Wines directly from the Tanks or French Cuves
  • Learn to what is involved to Wine and Food match by comparing food samples with local Wine varieties
  • Taste many Premium Wines on this tour
  • Discover the world famous "Gimblett Gravels"
  • Learn why the Gravels are so unique and the advantages of grapes grown here
  • Taste Wines from a top boutiques producer on the Gimblett Gravels.

 

Napier Ultimate Wine Experience Tour

4+ Hours $140.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

All tastings, food matching, entrance fees, taxes and local pickups and a souvenir wine glass and a small souvenir all included.

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Wine Experience Tour

Taste at 4 very different Hawkes Bay Wineries, large to boutique, tour a working Winery and explore historic underground cellars and past fermentation tanks that today house New Zealand's  only underground Winery Museum .. items date back 3000 + years. (fantastic).

  • The tour starts with your free pick up within Napier and you then head out to the Gimblett Gravels. 
  • As you drive through New Zealand's top Wine growing region, you will see and hear what makes this area so special. Special enough to produce hundreds of international awards year after year
  • Taste Wines from one of the original boutique producers located on the Gimblett Gravels.
  • Taste Wines at a second small boutique Winery again located on the "Gimblett Gravels" 
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • This Napier Wine Tour is designed to impress all on the day, certainly a tour to remember.

- Napier Wine Experience Tour -

4+ Hours $110.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

All tastings, entrance fees, taxes and local pickups, souvenir wine glass and a small souvenir all included

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Behind the Scenes Winery experience and the best of Napier Tour

Arouse your Wine tasting senses, taste directly from French Oak Barrels, French Cuves and/or Tanks. Food and Wine match, enjoy a 2 course Winery Lunch with matched Wine followed by a Napier Art Deco and History Tour.

 

You will be collected and taken to a World famous Historic Winery. Shortly after your arrival, with a Wine Glass in hand, you will commence a tour of this working Winery and sample wine directly from the cellars whilst you gain a technical insight into the crafting of premium Hawkes Bay Wines.

The wines will be at different stages of maturity to compare with the finished product back at the cellar door

Your Wine and Wine Museum Tour concludes back at a fantastic Cellar with a tasting of four wines from their Premium range of wines and Grand Reserve range where each specially selected wine will be accompanied with a bite-sized food offerings, providing an insight into wine and food matching.

You will then commence your lunch.-  This includes shared breads, choice of main, Chef’s choice of shared side, espresso coffee/tea and a glass of wine
per menu match.

At the completion of the Winery Experience on the day, you will then be given a great overview of the City and suburbs.

The Highlights Tour will include the local history and Art Deco before being returned to your accommodation or the City area.

 

- Behind the Scenes Winery experience and best of Napier Tour-

5 Hours $195.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 10.30 am (or by arrangement)

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, food matching, entrance fees, 2 course Winery lunch, glass of matching wine with lunch, taxes and local pickups and a small souvenir all included

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

City and Wine Tour

 

Enjoy a relaxing, informative City Tour. Discover the world famous Art Deco City and suburbs of Napier. Wine taste at New Zealand's Oldest Winery, The world famous Mission Estate.

 

Enjoy the beautiful City gardens and so much more as you discover Napier.

Napier has many different and beautiful City gardens to be found. You will see several as you are driven around this Art Deco City as part of your tour

As part of this Napier Wine Tour and City, Art Deco Tour, you will drive through a lovingly kept 1930's - 1940's Housing Estate. See dozens of lovingly kept Art Deco homes as they were then, as they are today. Has time stood still ?

This beautiful suburb is away from the central City and would normally not be discovered by the travelling public.

The Mission Estate Winery for Wine Tasting

You will also visit this the oldest Winery in New Zealand. The Mission Estate Winery. This historic Winery has a lovely story from beginnings in France through to today.

You will hear a story of hardship to be the great Winery it is today.

You will have many photo opportunities throughout the tour including at the Mission Estate Winery.

You will certainly leave with great memories of Napier

 

 

-  City and Wine Tour -

3 Hours $85.00 NZD

Departs Napier at by arrangement

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, food matching, entrance fees,  taxes and local pickups and a small souvenir all included

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Behind the Scenes Winery experience and the best of Napier Tour

Arouse your Wine tasting senses, taste directly from French Oak Barrels, French Cuves and/or Tanks. Food and Wine match, enjoy a 2 course Winery Lunch with matched Wine followed by a Napier Art Deco and History Tour.

You will be collected and taken to a World famous Historic Winery. Shortly after your arrival, with a Wine Glass in hand, you will commence a tour of this working Winery and sample wine directly from the cellars whilst you gain a technical insight into the crafting of premium Hawkes Bay Wines.

The wines will be at different stages of maturity to compare with the finished product back at the cellar door

Your Wine and Wine Museum Tour concludes back at a fantastic Cellar with a tasting of four wines from their Premium range of wines and Grand Reserve range where each specially selected wine will be accompanied with a bite-sized food offerings, providing an insight into wine and food matching.

You will then commence your lunch.-  This includes shared breads, choice of main, Chef’s choice of shared side, espresso coffee/tea and a glass of wine
per menu match.

At the completion of the Winery Experience on the day, you will then be given a great overview of the City and suburbs.

The Highlights Tour will include the local history and Art Deco before being returned to your accommodation or the City area.

- Behind the Scenes Winery experience and best of Napier Tour-

5 Hours $195.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 10.30 am (or by arrangement)

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, food matching, entrance fees, 2 course Winery lunch, glass of matching wine with lunch, taxes and local pickups and a small souvenir all included

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

City and Wine Tour

Enjoy a relaxing, informative City Tour. Discover the world famous Art Deco City and suburbs of Napier. Wine taste at New Zealand's Oldest Winery, The world famous Mission Estate.

Enjoy the beautiful City gardens and so much more as you discover Napier.

Napier has many different and beautiful City gardens to be found. You will see several as you are driven around this Art Deco City as part of your tour

As part of this Napier Wine Tour and City, Art Deco Tour, you will drive through a lovingly kept 1930's - 1940's Housing Estate. See dozens of lovingly kept Art Deco homes as they were then, as they are today. Has time stood still ?

This beautiful suburb is away from the central City and would normally not be discovered by the travelling public.

The Mission Estate Winery for Wine Tasting

You will also visit this the oldest Winery in New Zealand. The Mission Estate Winery. This historic Winery has a lovely story from beginnings in France through to today.

You will hear a story of hardship to be the great Winery it is today.

You will have many photo opportunities throughout the tour including at the Mission Estate Winery.

You will certainly leave with great memories of Napier

-  City and Wine Tour -

3 Hours $85.00 NZD

Departs Napier at by arrangement

Minimum of 2 persons  -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, food matching, entrance fees, taxes and local pickups and a small souvenir all included

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Wine and Beer Tour

3 Wineries plus an Ale House

 

Is our "Wine & Beer Tour', one of Napier's most popular".. ?? Our clients think so !

  • Discover the world famous "Gimblett Gravels"
  • Learn why the Gravels are so unique and the advantages of grapes grown here
  • Taste Wines from a top boutique producer on the Gimblett Gravels.
  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • See many Wine vessels and items that are over 3000 years old
  • Taste maturing Wines directly from the Tanks or French Cuves
  • To finish your day you will relax at a local Ale House and enjoy 3 glasses of beers (drinks) each.

 

Napier Wine and Beer Tour 

4+ Hours $120.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

Minimum of 2 persons -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, 3 beers/ciders, entrance fees, taxes, souvenir boxed wine glass (when available) and more including local pickups are included.

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Wine, Beer and Cider Tour

2, Wineries, 1, Cider House, 1, Ale House

 

Are these tours listed as 'Napier Wine Tour, or the Wine & Beer Tour  and now the Cider Tour', one of Napier's most popular .. ?? Our clients think so !

Read on and see why....

  • Enjoy a drive out to Apple growing country
  • Taste Ciders by the glass, produced from the fruit around you on the day
  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • See many Wine vessels and items that are over 3000 years old
  • To finish your day you will relax at a local Ale House and enjoy 3 glasses of beers (drinks) each.

 

Napier Wine, Beer and Cider Tour

4+ Hours $125.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

Minimum of 2 persons -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, 3 glasses of beer at the Ale House, Ciders at the Taproom, entrance fees, taxes, souvenir boxed wine glass (when available) and more including local pickups are included.

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Wine and Beer Tour

Is our "Wine & Beer Tour', one of Napier's most popular".. ?? Our clients think so !

  • Discover the world famous "Gimblett Gravels"
  • Learn why the Gravels are so unique and the advantages of grapes grown here
  • Taste Wines from a top boutique producer on the Gimblett Gravels.
  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • See many Wine vessels and items that are over 3000 years old
  • Taste maturing Wines directly from the Tanks or French Cuves
  • To finish your day you will relax at a local Ale House and enjoy 3 glasses of beers (drinks) each.

Napier Wine and Beer Tour 

4+ Hours $120.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

Minimum of 2 persons -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, 3 beers/ciders, entrance fees, taxes, souvenir boxed wine glass (when available) and more including local pickups are included.

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Wine, Beer and Cider Tour

Are these tours listed as 'Napier Wine Tour, or the Wine & Beer Tour  and now the Cider Tour', one of Napier's most popular .. ?? Our clients think so !

Read on and see why....

  • Enjoy a drive out to Apple growing country
  • Taste Ciders by the glass, produced from the fruit around you on the day
  • Wine taste at New Zealand's oldest Winery, the Mission Estate Winery
  • Wine taste at the 3rd oldest Winery in New Zealand, today at the top of their game.
  • Take a tour around a working Winery
  • Go inside tanks that were once fermentation tanks that today is New Zealand's only Winery museum
  • See many Wine vessels and items that are over 3000 years old
  • To finish your day you will relax at a local Ale House and enjoy 3 glasses of beers (drinks) each.

Napier Wine, Beer and Cider Tour

4+ Hours $125.00 NZD

Departs Napier at 11.45 am (or by arrangement)

Minimum of 2 persons -  Bookings essential

Free pickup from your Napier Accommodation, or the Napier Visitor Centre.

All tastings, 3 glasses of beer at the Ale House, Ciders at the Taproom, entrance fees, taxes, souvenir boxed wine glass (when available) and more including local pickups are included.

Wineries maybe subject to change due to bookings or functions at wineries on the day. This may then affect the complimentary glass.

Images taken on our Wine Tours

Images taken on our Wine Tours

WHAT CLIENTS SAY?

Thank you for helping us to make the most of our short visit to Napier. It was great to get the geological, social history and introduction to the Hawkes Bay wines; yes we prefer the Bay's Sauvignon Blanc.

Your pride for your city shone through. Once again, thank you.

Joan & Mike

Buckinghamshire, England

We both enjoyed the tour very much. The highlight of our holiday. We not only got to taste and buy some very nice wines but to also learn a lot of history of the area and the Art Deco.

All the best

Audrey and John 

 

We wanted to thank you both so much for making our stay in Napier, such a lovely experience.
In particular we want to thank Maggie for the tour, she was brilliant. Maggie's in depth knowledge of the wine, history and the day to day life of Napier was both natural and engaging.

Many thanks again,

Mark and Tracey

We had such a fun time touring Napier/Hawkes Bay with "our new best friend" Maggie. Interesting, friendly, always felt safe on the road.  Thanks again for the time and the wine glasses!

Deb & John 
Claremont, CA USA

WHAT CLIENTS SAY?

Thank you for helping us to make the most of our short visit to Napier. It was great to get the geological, social history and introduction to the Hawkes Bay wines; yes we prefer the Bay's Sauvignon Blanc. Your pride for your city shone through. Once again, thank you.

Joan & Mike

Buckinghamshire, England

We both enjoyed the tour very much. The highlight of our holiday. We not only got to taste and buy some very nice wines but to also learn a lot of history of the area and the Art Deco.

All the best

Audrey and John 

 

We wanted to thank you both so much for making our stay in Napier, such a lovely experience. In particular we want to thank Maggie for the tour, she was brilliant. Maggie's in depth knowledge of the wine, history and the day to day life of Napier was both natural and engaging.

Many thanks again,

Mark and Tracey

We had such a fun time touring Napier/Hawkes Bay with "our new best friend" Maggie. Interesting, friendly, always felt safe on the road.  Thanks again for the time and the wine glasses!

Deb & John 
Claremont, CA USA