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Best of Napier by Minibus

By TourNapier
Price was undefined, price is now NZ$99
Free cancellation available
4h
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Multiple languages

Highlights

  • Fantastic scenic lookouts offer great photo opportunities

  • Shared or Private group tours - the choice is yours!

  • Try & buy delicious locally-made chocolate & fudge

  • See & learn about the Art Deco City of Napier

  • Live commentary in a modern air-conditioned minibus (max 10)

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Driver/guide providing live commentary on board

  • What's included

    Transport by air-conditioned minivan

  • What's included

    Pick-up and drop-off from the designated meeting point

  • What's included

    Free courtesy shuttle buses provided from the Port of Napier for cruise ship passengers

Know Before You Book

  • Minimum age is 8 years - child seats are not provided

  • Maximum of 10 people per booking

  • A small amount of walking is involved

  • All passengers must be able to enter and leave a minibus using one or two steps

  • One collapsible wheelchair with removable wheels per vehicle can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark

  • At least 4 people are required for this tour to take place.

What you can expect

Small group tour by minibus (max 10 passengers) in air conditioned comfort with a friendly, knowledgeable local driver/guide to show you all the highlights of Napier and the surrounding areas. This very popular tour includes fantastic scenery, a chocolate factory and of course the world-famous Art Deco City of Napier with plenty of photo opportunities along the way.

Book individual seats on a shared minibus or you can have the whole vehicle to yourselves by booking the private tour. When booking the private tour, the itinerary can be customised by agreement with your driver/guide on the day.

The full tour itinerary includes:

  • Cruise Napier's world-famous Art Deco City as we share with you the tragic story of destruction by earthquake in 1931 and subsequent rebuild of the city as the Art Deco Capital of the world
  • Visit Bluff Hill Lookout spectacular views (weather & traffic conditions permitting)
  • See the Art Deco houses in Napier's Marewa suburb
  • Visit the unique Birdwoods Gallery with a traditional sweet shop, sculpture garden, refreshments including local wines or beer, teas & coffees and locally-produced ice creams for sale
  • Stop at the Silky Oak Chocolate Co for a taste of the finest chocolate in the area
  • Cruise into beautiful open countryside taking in rivers, estuaries and open farmland
  • Stop at Te Mata Peak for exceptional scenic views (subject to weather & traffic conditions)
  • Return to the shuttle bus pick-up point in plenty of time to return to your cruise ship

Location

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Activity Location

  • Napier Hawke's Bay

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Pink Flag meeting point within the Soundshell area
  • 70 Marine Parade
  • Napier Hawke's Bay 4110
  • Hotel Pickup, Napier
  • Marine Parade
  • Napier Hawke's Bay 4110