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Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour provided by Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay

Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour

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2 adults
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    Te Mata Peak
    Stop: 15 minutes -
    Your final destination is Te Mata Peak (399m), where you can bask in a vinous glow, and put your day in perspective with a 360° bird's eye view of the entire region – from the Plains to the Pacific Ocean.
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Important Information
Duration
4–5 hours
Inclusions
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Light refreshments (water & cheeseboard)
  • Wine tasting
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local, professional driver/guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Exclusions
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Zoë wrote a review Jun 2020
New Zealand16 contributions3 helpful votes
We had a great afternoon wine tasting with the wonderful Prinsy's Tours. Ian was very knowledgeable and created a very relaxed atmosphere. The wineries were very welcoming and gave generous measures of delicious wine. The cheese board was an extra bonus. All in all, we really
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Prinsy's Tours H, Owner at Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you Zoe N for wonderful compliments about our guide Ian , yes he truly loves his work & making sure our guests love their day with Prinsys too. Ian is a great member of our team . Thank you also for recommending us to others. Best wishes, Hamish & Di
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Jess P wrote a review Jun 2020
Perth, Australia6 contributions1 helpful vote
What a fantastic half day tour this was! Hamish was brilliant, very friendly & knowledgeable, not just about the industry but the whole region! We had such an enjoyable afternoon & have a totally new appreciation on what goes into producing quality Hawkes Bay Vino!! We would
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Prinsy's Tours H, Owner at Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you Jessp722 for your fabulous compliments, it was a pleasure to host you & showcase what our region offers, especially our wonderful wines. Enjoy all your purchases & we look forward to seeing you again. Warm Regards, Hamish.
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Lara Cargo wrote a review May 2020
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I can’t say enough good things about our Tour. Ian picked us up from our Accomodation and due to being in Level 2, we were in a mini van just for us and our 2 friends. Ian was really knowledgable about the region and the coney wards and a great guy! We visited 4 vineyards and
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Response from Prinsy's Tours H, Owner at Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
Responded 1 Jun 2020
Thank you LaraCargo for your fabulous compliments about your tour this weekend with Ian, yes is his very knowledgeable & passionate about his work, it’s great to hear you too loved your tour & our exclusive visit to a boutique winery. Thank you for touring with Prinsy’s Tours & recommendation to others. Safe travels home. Regards Hamish & Di.
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Joanne wrote a review Mar 2020
12 contributions1 helpful vote
Really enjoyed the informed guide and hosts, a super range of wineries and experience, wonderfully paced to suit us all. We had a family group of a range of ages with three international visitors and two locals, perfect way to spend time exploring Hawkes Bay together
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Prinsy's Tours H, Owner at Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
Responded 19 Mar 2020
Thank you jd5761 for your great review. It was our pleasure hosting you all & sharing so many interesting facts about wine production & meet the producers then to see firsthand the way our land is used. Wishing you safe travels back home, Hamish & Di
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Kate W wrote a review Mar 2020
9 contributions1 helpful vote
Wonderful afternoon out as a group of friends with Hamish and Kerry! 4 brilliant vineyards and knowledgable guides, plus the added bonus of a cheeseboard in the sun at the top of te mata. Would highly recommend for anyone looking for a friendly and enjoyable wine tour in the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Prinsy's Tours H, Owner at Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour
Responded 11 Mar 2020
Thank you Kate W for your 5* rating of our tour. It’s great to hear you loved your day with our guides Kerry & myself, we both really enjoy our jobs & enjoy sharing our knowledge with guests. Thank you also for recommending us to others. Warm Regards Hamish & Di.
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By: Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay
WilsoDav2012
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Amazing Day
What an amazing day we had. A great way to celebrate a 60th birthday. Great vineyards and amazing people and storie
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T6520EZjohnf
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A day full of wine
A good day, professionally hosted by Disa. Visited five wineries. Lots of tasting and a trip to Te Mata for the vie
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898rickk
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Boutique and major wineries capped by visit to Te Mata.
Fantastic time. Desa is a joy as a guide. The trip includes wineries no else can take you to and is capped by a d
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87Hazel
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A lesson in wine
An excellent way to see the area and try wines from smaller vineyards. Kerry is so knowledgeable about the Hawkes B
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raneyh2017
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Countryside and private home visit
I loved this tour! Visiting the organic apple orchard and the Prinsy's home was so nice. Their home and gardens are
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SachieO1
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Great tour
This was the first winery tour in New Zealand for me and it was great choice I made. We were a small group, Ian was
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ReganD62
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Good way to see the Hawke’s bay!
Great wine tour loads of stops good value for money! Good way to see the sights of the Hawke’s bay and little winer
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Martyn P
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Great guide, great trip!
We did a half day wine tour, which was very well judged in terms of length, number of wines and views from the loca
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Jennifer L
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The best way to sample the best of Hawkes Bay
We love our wines, coming from the Hunter Valley in NSW and Hawkes Bay did not disappoint. Great guide who was info
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295angelal
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Forget cruise ship tours, book here!
We were promptly met at the pier by Kerry. He is extremely knowledgeable about most everything especially the wine.
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FellowTraveler180842
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Fantastic Prinsy's wine experience
Thanks to Ian for providing us with a fun and informative tour to a select group of wine makers. We met some passio
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998jayned
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Great wine tour in small group
Arranged the tour direct with Hamish, which was very convenient and Rob our guide picked us up at our accommodation
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Lisa_on_tour
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fantastic day
my hubby and I went a few days before Christmas and Ian was our driver and guide for the day. He was extremely know
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eavie4
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A lovely day exploring Hawke's Bay wineries
Really enjoyed our winery tour just before Christmas. After initial confusion about pick up times, we were collecte
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504elenak
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Excellent day with Rob
Full day wine tour with Rob was very exciting for 4 of us. The combination of the places we visited was very optim
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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