Private tour

Napier: Private Customizable Tour in a Luxury Vehicle

Activity provider: Tour Napier

Napier: Private Customizable Tour in a Luxury Vehicle

Activity provider: Tour Napier

From US$ 404.42 per group up to 6

Enjoy a customizable private tour of Napier and the surrounding countryside in a luxurious private vehicle with a local driver guide.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Please wait near hotel reception 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. The driver will be holding a sign with your last name on it. Drivers will wait no longer than 5 minutes after the scheduled pickup time.
Private group


  • Embark on a customizable private tour with an expert local guide
  • Discover the streets of Napier's Art Deco City and hear it's fascinating story
  • See the historic fishing village of Ahuriri and the famous National Tobacco Co building
  • Enjoy wine tastings at a top local winery
  • Admire the panoramic views from the Te Mata Peak Lookout
Full description
Start with pickup from your accommodation in a luxury vehicle, or meet your guide a central meeting point in Napier if arriving by cruise ship. Meet your guide who will escort you on a customizable tour of the main sights of Napier and the surrounding areas. Choose to see the sights that interest you the most, as your guide provides local insight throughout the tour. Discover Napier's world-famous Art Deco City. Learn of the tragic story of Napier's destruction by earthquake in 1931 and the subsequent rebuild of the city as the Art Deco capital of the world. Choose to visit Visit Bluff Hill Lookout and enjoy the scenic views of the ocean. Included on this tour is a stop for a wine tasting experience at one of two top local wineries. Then, purchase some of the finest chocolate or fudge at Silky Oak Chocolate Co. Afterward, Explore the visitor center at the largest beekeeping business in the Southern Hemisphere and try unique Manuka honey as you watch live bees at work. Drive through the historic fishing port of Ahuriri and see the famous National Tobacco Co building. Ride through the beautiful open countryside taking in the views of rivers, estuaries, and open farmland. Stop for a bite to eat at Birdwoods Gallery offering local wines & beers, an art gallery, a traditional-style sweet shop plus a beautiful sculpture garden. Finish the day with a drive up to Te Mata Peak for exceptional scenic views.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (non-cruise passengers)
  • Wine tasting experience
  • Chocolate sampling
  • Honey tasting
  • Food and drinks other than specified
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination or a negative test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Please arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts. Directions to the "Pink Flag" meeting point for your tour: • Upon debarkation, proceed to the free shuttle service area where you will board for a 5-minute ride into Napier. • Disembark the shuttle at the first stop outside the i-SITE Visitor Information Centre then turn to your left, walking approx. 70 meters past the Soundshell on your right-hand side • Enter the Soundshell area, then approach the sundial at the far end of the paved area where you will see a large pink flag bearing the words, “Meet here” • Look for your driver holding a board with your name. If they are not already there to greet you, please wait there as they won't be far away

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Important information

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
  • Guests must be aged 18 or above to take part in a wine tasting experience

Product ID: 363315