Shore Excursion: Napier and Surrounding Countryside Scenic Tour
Deco City Discoverer Napier Tour treats you to the Best Views and highlights of Napier City and surrounding areas traveling along the coast through the countryside and around the Art Deco Capital of the World.
Fours stops along the way to explore the Celestial Star Compass, Silky Oak Chocolate Company, the historic Mission Estate and the National Tobacco building (photo stop)
Our Art Deco bus is very unique, large windows to see all the great views, spacious & comfortable interior and a rear viewing deck for that extra good photo or to enjoy the fresh air and sunshine.
Our experienced drivers are locals full of interesting information and stories about our beautiful home Napier
per adult from
2 hours 30 minutes
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Entry/Admission - Deco City Discoverer
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Deco City Discoverer, 30 Maltby Street, Meeanee, Napier 4112, New Zealand
Deco City Discoverer 2.5 hour tour departs from the Napier i-Site information Centre beside your shuttle bus stop. We wander down the Marine Parade a jewel in the crown of Napier City pointing out all the points of interest. We leave the city boundary travel South along the coast to our first visit the Celestial Star Compass located on the beach over looking Hawke Bay.
We then start to head inland through the rural area of Meeanee and out to the Silky Oak Chocolate Company nestled in among the Orchards.
Silky Oak is full of beautiful chocolate of all descriptions, a Pantry Shop, Gift Shop and Cafe that makes very good Coffee, grab one and bring it with you if you wish.
We then head back to the edge of Napier into the suburb of Taradale, past Art Deco McDonalds and out to the very grand old Mission Estate winery the oldest winery in New Zealand established in 1851. Enjoy a walk around this historic site, or a sample of their fine wines (Tasting fees apply) and take in the views over the city from their beautiful garden lookout.
We commence to head over land that rose up in the 1931 earthquake to the seaside suburb of Westshore, and Ahuriri the original Port of Napier with a photo stop at the beautiful Art Deco building of the former National Tobacco Building.
We then head up the Napier hill for fantastic views all over Napier City and the wider Hawkes Bay area before we head down into the heart of our city where we pass many of our beautiful Art Deco buildings and some that survived the 7.8 earthquake of 1931.
Finishing off back at the beautiful Marine Parade. It is our pleasure to show you around our unique City. Thanks for joining us.
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point :100 Marine Parade, Napier South, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
Our tour normally commences approx 2 hours after the first Shuttle Bus from the ship.We collect all travelers from the Napier Information Centre tour bus pick up area.This is adjacent to the information centre on the Marine Parade.The information centre is the first stop on your shuttle bus routeWhere we have suitable numbers we may be allowed to go to ship side at Napier Port to collect you. I will message through Trip Advisor to advise departure time. Thanks Mark.Ports
- Napier Port
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 5/1/2020 - 4/30/2021
Monday - Sunday: 09:00 AM - 02:30 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Most travelers can participate
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 28 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.