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Hawke's Bay Wines, Beer And Napier Art Deco

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Sample boutique wines, ales, ciders and explore the world famous "Art Deco Capital of the World".

Hawke's Bay Wines, Beer and Napier Art Deco

On this tour you will visit Mission Estate, the birth place of New Zealand wines, and hear their story, which began in Lyon, France. You will also visit an Ale House to sample beers and ciders, and enjoy views of the Art Deco city.

While at the Mission Estate winery, you will have time to explore the grounds and admire the majestic building. You will also have the opportunity to taste the wine!

Your tour continues to the third-oldest winery in New Zealand for another wine tasting opportunity inside a fantastic cellar setting. You will learn about the world-famous "Gimblett Gravels" and see first-hand why the Gravels are considered and treated as an appellation.

Next, you will return to the historic Port area of Napier, Ahuriri to visit an Ale House. Here you will be able to relax and soak up the port atmosphere while enjoying your choice of 3 drinks from their range of beers and cider (tea or coffee are also available).

Finally, discover the beauty of this Art Deco city by enjoying a drive through a 1930's Art Deco Housing Estate. You will see and learn how the city was destroyed and why it was rebuilt in the Art Deco style of the 1920s and 1930s. You will also see the National Tobacco Building, considered the best example of Art Deco in the country. Experience all the period highlights on this Art Deco tour.

At the conclusion of the tour, you will have the option to do some shopping or explore the main streets in the central city with your camera before returning to your shuttle. You will also receive a small souvenir to remember your time spent in Napier.

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from $134.00 (USD)
Per Person
 
Tour Type
Group
 
Group Size
Small
 
Activity Type(s)
Scenic
 
Tour Duration
5 Hours
 
Activity Level
Easy
 
Tour Leaves From
An approximately 5 to 10 minute shuttle (complimentary) is required to reach your departure location.
 
Food/Beverage Provided
Samples of wine, beer, tea, or coffee are included.
 
Special Instructions
We recommend guests wear comfortable clothing, a light jacket, and sunglasses.
 
Restrictions
This tour is not wheelchair accessible, as small vehicles used for the tour do not have storage compartments for walking aids. Guests must be able to walk unaided over paved, gravel and packed dirt surfaces, some with inclines. In order to taste the sample drinks, guests must be at least 18 years old and have a valid photo ID.
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