Napier City Bike Hire & Tours

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Day Tours - Guided

Guided tours include guide, bike hire, maps and transport and have you cycling to Hawke's Bay wineries and attractions and include a shuttle ride back to our store. The riding is all flat and mostly all on off road cycle trail.

Times and distances are approximate.  Pick up times may vary.  

Wine tasting fees and lunch not included.

If you wish to do a trip that doesn't fit into the schedule below, just ask our friendly crew and they will do their best to accommodate your requirements.


Guided Scenic Bike Ride to Wineries

TIME 3 hours

DISTANCE 16km (10 miles)

PICKUP Church Road Winery

PRICE Price $95pp

** Times may vary from those advertised to accomodate changes to cruise ship schedules.  You will be kept updated of any changes. **

The tour starts and finishes from our store which is conveniently located across the road from the Napier i-Site which is the cruise ship shuttle bus pick up and drop off location.

Come and explore the beautiful Napier waterfront.

Your guide will lead you North along the ocean front, sharing with you the rich history of Napier.  A short stop in the historic area of Ahuriri before you head out across the beautiful wetlands, which provide a sanctuary to many species of birds.  A short stretch along the side of the road and then you arrive at Mission Estate, New Zealand's oldest winery.  Explore the beautiful grounds and buildings or taste some of their locally produced wines.  Then it is back on the bikes and 400m along to your final destination Church Road Winery for wine tasting and/or lunch before the Bikebus will arrive to take you back to Napier.

The tour takes 3-4 hours and covers around 16km (10 miles).  We will ensure you are back in plenty of time to catch the shuttle back to your cruise ship.

Includes:  guide, bike hire, helmets, shuttle back to Napier.

Does not include: refreshments, wine tasting fees or lunch.

NB: online booking for this tour may close up to 48 hours before departure.  Please contact us directly for bookings if you are unable to book online.


Guided Scenic Cycle Ride to Cape Wineries

TIME 4 hours

DISTANCE 30km (18 miles)

PICKUP Elephant Hill Winery

PRICE $130pp (minimum 4 people)

Your guide will lead you south along the waterfront, explaining the history and about the areas you are passing.  This ride is flat and scenic, hugging the coast all the way.  After a coffee stop in Clive (perhaps you like to try a ride around the Pump Track while you're there!), you then wind around through picturesque wetlands and past funky seaside communities. If time permits, you will visit Clearview Estate Winery (their Rose is fabulous) before heading to your destination Elephant Hill Winery for wine tasting (and lunch if you have chosen that option).  Enjoy the views of Cape Kidnappers and perhaps take stroll along the beach while waiting for the Bikebus to take you back to Napier.

Includes: guide, bike hire, helmets, locks, shuttle ride back to Napier.

Not included: refreshments, wine tasting, lunch.

NB: online booking for this tour closes 48 hours before departure.  Please contact us directly for bookings less than 48 hours prior to departure.