Day Trips & Tours

Take a self guided excursion or book a tour with one of the local experts to discover the delights of Hawke’s Bay.

Bay Heliwork

If you are looking to experience the very best this stunning area has to offer, then a unique Bay Heliwork helicopter tour of Hawke’s Bay and the surrounding region is a great option. From $90.00 per person. Read more...

Pernel Fruitworld

Crisp, crunchy, juicy and sweet - come and taste real fruit and experience our unique tours at Pernel Fruitworld. Read more...

Prinsy's Tours

For the adventurous traveller who prefers touring in small groups, a Prinsy's Tour is a fun and flexible way to experience the very best of Hawke's Bay.  Read more...

Waimarama Maori Tours

Share our culture, get to know our family and feel the power of our sacred native landscapes. An intimate, personal and spiritual way to discover the ways of Māori people. Daily Tours are available. Read more...

Tailored Travel HB

Hi I'm John Lucas..I'd like to be your personal tour guide transporting you in a luxury Mercedes Viano van while you're visiting Hawke's Bay. Read more...

Gannet Beach Adventures

Travel with us to the largest mainland gannet nesting site at Cape Kidnappers.  Where else in the world can you jump on the back of a trailer and get towed along the beach by a 1949 Minneapolis-Moline tractor to a bird colony? Read more...

Waka Experience

Waka Experience offers visitors to Hawke’s Bay a unique cultural and sailing experience on board Te Matau a Māui a traditional Polynesian designed sailing waka. Read more...

Nimon Bus & Coach Company

Need a bus or coach?  Nimon and Sons has been locally owned by the Nimon family for over 110 years.  With depots in Napier, Hastings and Taupo, Nimon and Sons is your first choice for group transport in Hawke’s Bay and the greater North Island. Read more...

Classic NZ Wine Trail

The Classic New Zealand Wine Trail serves up fantastic food and wine along the signposted 380km (240 mile) touring route. The drive links three of New Zealand’s leading wine regions that account for more than 70% of the country’s wine production and has a reputation as one of the world’s best food and wine touring experiences. Read more...

Gannet Safaris Overland

Gannet Safaris has been guiding visitors over Cape Kidnappers for over 35 years. Cape Kidnappers is home to the world's largest Gannet Colony. Our safaris are the only way to be driven right to within a few feet of these remarkable birds. There is absolutely no walking required. Read more...

Black Rose Limousine

Black Rose Limousine, Hawke's Bay. Your luxurious and unique experience.  Cruise the Bay with New Zealands only luxury limousine coach.  Perfect for day trips and tours, wedding transport and group outings.  Read more...

Long Island Guides

Long Island tours of Hawke's Bay, owned and operated by Sophie Kebbell, specialises in privately guided and customised personal experiences that takes you deep into the countryside to meet special people and places. Read more...

Art Deco Trust

Napier, the Art Deco City, is world-famous for its jazz age architecture which rose from the rubble and ashes of a disastrous earthquake and subsequent fires which devastated the city in 1931. Read more...

Coastal Wine Cycles

Coastal Wine Cycles, located in coastal Te Awanga, have classic beach-cruiser bicycles from California. They have wide, comfortable seats, swept-back handlebars, and oversize tires. Perfect for relaxing cycling. Enjoy the many wineries and scenic off-road routes of Havelock North, Hastings and Napier. No lycra, just cycling the way it was. Read more...

On Track Adventures

If you are looking for a totally unique self drive Hawke's Bay experience you’ve found it with On Track Adventures. Quad Biking, Off-roading, Shooting, Archery and more! Read more...

Cape Kidnappers

Cape Kidnappers, a half hour drive from the cities of Hastings and Napier, is a craggy peninsula named to commemorate an incident during Captain Cook’s 1769 voyage. Visitors can get within a few feet of the world’s largest, most accessible mainland gannet colony which is at the top of the Cape’s sheer and barren cliffs. Read more...

Fishbike

FISHBIKE, The Bicycle rental company, Marine Parade Napier / Hastings i-SITE. Fishbike rent bicycles offering you a way to take your time and visit the best attractions there are to see in the Bay. Read more...

Takaro Trails

Takaro Trails offers self-guided cycle tours in Hawke's Bay ranging from one day tours up to five days with accommodation and bag moving included. Also available a fabulous 4 day luxury cycling and guided walking escape and mountain biking packages to the Pan Pac Eskdale mountain biking park. Read more...

Classic Sheepskins

Classic Sheepskins, Free Sheepskin tannery tours and factory priced shopping. Classic Sheepskins was formed in 1969 and is situated on its original site. Read more...

Hooters Vintage Cars

Hooters Vintage & Classic Vehicle Hire is a family run business fuelled by a passion for motor sport, vintage & classic vehicles. With a stunning fleet of these beautifully maintained cars, we are delighted to offer bespoke tours in the world’s Art Deco Capital, Napier. Our elegant vehicles are also popular for weddings, special events and self-drive hire. Read more...

Willowford Horse Treks

Discover the stunning views while you wind your way across the Kaweka foothills on one of the selection of back-country horse treks. Read more...

Packard Promenades

Packard Promenades offer a superb personal guided service on Art Deco and wine tours all around Hawke's Bay in beautifully restored vintage vehicles. Read more...

Mohaka Rafting

Mohaka Rafting gives guests an amazing North Island rafting experience. Scenic half-day, grade II raft and inflatable kayak trips, and full day grade 3 and grade 4/5 raft  trips down the stunning Mohaka river valley. Read more...

Woolworld at Clifton

Let us take you back to the rustic charm and unique character of how it is down on the farm.  Visit the historic woolshed at Clifton Station, built in 1886. Read more...

Bike About Tours

With Bike About Tours you can cycle our most popular route 501, visting 5 wineries, Silky Oak Chocolates, ceramic artist, garden and nursery, tree stump carving and lots more! Or cycle the Hawke's Bay Trails (safe for children) Read more...

Hawke's Bay Farmyard Zoo

15 minutes from Napier or Hastings, the Hawkes Bay farmyard zoo offers Horse Treks. Read more...

Odyssey New Zealand

Odyssey New Zealand provide interactive tours designed to awaken every sense. Built around Hawke's Bay's internationally acclaimed wine and food industry, we encourage your input so we can cater the Odyssey experience to your own personal interests and desires. Read more...

Bay Tours & Charters

Your professional friendly Bay Tours & Charters tour guide has a wealth of experience in the wine industry, a love of Hawke's Bay and a passion for its history and is delighted to share the knowledge with you. Your tour will be fun, relaxed and informative. Read more...

Waipatiki Beach

Waipatiki Beach, situated 11km from SH2, is a picturesque settlement with native bush and a broad stretch of golden sand. Near the beach is a camping ground, beach picnic area and toilets. Read more...

Waimarama Beach

Waimarama Beach is one of the most sought-after coastal resorts in the country. Its long stretches of sandy beach are ideal for walking, jogging, swimming, surfing and fishing. It has mobile phone coverage and a general store and seaside cafe. There is also a boat loading ramp and a variety of beach accommodation. Read more...

Hawke's Bay Winery Guide

With over 100 vineyards and 80 wineries, many with cellar doors and restaurants, visitors to Hawke’s Bay will encounter the regions wonderful wine at some stage of their visit. Read more...

Hawke's Bay Express

Our guided tours aboard the Hawke’s Bay are like nothing else you’ve ever experienced.   Travel on our luxurious road train that’s a steam train on the outside and a 1930s time warp inside, you’ll explore Napier and Hawke’s Bay in true Art Deco fashion. Read more...

Lake Opouahi

This tiny lake is the base of the ECOED Kiwi programme. Read more...

Napier Prison Tours

At Napier Prison tours, your personal guide will enthral you with tales of the villains, victims and heroes that have served time in the oldest prison in New Zealand. An audio tour with accompanying sound effects is a fun and educational way to learn of the prison’s interesting history if you prefer to walk around at your own pace. Read more...

Vince's World of Wine

Vince’s World of Wine offers vineyard tours which are great fun, with entertaining and knowledgeable guides and a flexible schedule. Read more...

Auto Rental Vehicles

Come and enjoy sunny Hawke's Bay, fly in and transfer into your Auto Rental Vehicles rental car with ease. You can relax and take your time to view the wonderful attractions Hawke's Bay has to offer.  Auto Rental vehicles have rental cars and vans  from budget through to Business class. Free pick up and delivery service in the Napier area. Read more...

Ocean Beach

Ocean Beach (the next beach along from Waimarama Beach) is a relatively undeveloped beach, popular with surfers and families alike. Both Ocean and Waimarama beaches have summer holiday lifesavers on duty. Read more...

Additional Day Trips and Tour Options

Take a look at these additional Day Trips and Tour options... Read more...

Classic New Zealand Wine Trail Map

Three major wine producing regions, a capital city, rural towns and coastal waterways combine to create the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail. Taste your way through Hawke's Bay, Wairarapa, Wellington and Marlborough - a journey that takes you through regions accounting for more than 80% of New Zealand's wine production. Read more...