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4 Day Baycation

Get 4 days riding the best trails - and staying in the best places.

  1. Napier to Havelock North
    via the coastal trails including Black Barn, Te Mata Estate wineries – 35kms – Overnight Havelock North
  2. Tukituki Loop – including Craggy Range Winery and Cape Kidnappers
    via Tukituki river, and ride right past top wineries, Elephant Hill and Clearview Estate – 35-40kms – Overnight Havelock North
  3. Winery Ride Bridge Pa to Taradale – Explore Gimblett Gravels – 7 Wineries 
    via Pakowhai, river and Winery Trails – 35-40kms – Overnight Napier
  4. Ahuriri to Puketapu with Taradale wineries via Ahuriri Estuary and Bayview to Church Road/Mission Estate Wineries, ending up at Puketapu Pub – 26-45 kms – Leave today or spend another night in Napier.

Experience the true essence of Hawke’s Bay with four day’s riding the best HB Trails, with 2 nights in Havelock North plus one night in Napier to really relax and explore the region.

You will really enjoy this total break holiday – ride the best 4 HB Trails plus get three nights TOP accommodation – go standard, superior or luxury!  You will see great scenery riding the trails, visit up to 12 acclaimed wineries, plus have the option to include extras like a special night out at a 5 star restaurant or a visit to the unique Gannet Colony. 

Ride an E-Bike – $40pp per day.

DAY BY DAY BRIEF:

Day 1: A day of diversity!  From the Art Deco glamour of the Napier CBD to the moody coastline of Marine Parade and the mouths of the regions three rivers the scene is ever-changing. You will cycle to Havelock North right past three world class wineries – Akarangi, Black Barn and Te Mata Estate. 

Day 2:  An awesome backroad experience with incredible views and even better wineries. Cycle from Havelock North to Cape Kidnappers past four of the best wineries – Craggy Range, Elephant Hill, Clearview Estate and Te Awanga, riding the Tukituki Loop. We can pick you up after a long lunch at a winery of your choice and transfer you back to your Havelock North accommodation from anywhere along the trail today.

Day 3:  Start the day with a quick tour through the city of Hastings before enjoying a pleasant amble through flat farmland to the world acclaimed Ngatarawa Gimblett Gravels appellation. There’s much to enjoy as you spend some time visiting the cellar doors of some of the regions finest wineries including Sileni Estates, Oak Estate, Trinity Hill and Villa Maria.  We can pick you up and transfer you to your Napier accommodation from anywhere along the trail. 

Day 4:  This morning is spent cycling the water trails, a favourite with visitors and locals alike.  Cycle up the coast from Ahuriri, passing the popular surf beach of Westshore and out to Bayview and Crab Farm winery. Cycle through the lagoon farmland and Ahuriri estuary to Taradale.  A visit to New Zealand’s oldest winery, The Mission Estate, and the vibrant Church Road winery is a ‘must do’ before joining the fast cycle trail along the river out to Puketapu pub. Time for a drink before our shuttle gets you back to the start.

Tour price (without accommodation-arrange your own) $460pp standard bikes | $600pp e-bikes 

Tour price (with accommodation) from $825-$935pp (price depends on dates & accommodation choice).

Price based on 2 people with double accommodation and depends on dates & availability. NB: there may be a surcharge for twin share or single room.

Choose from the following accommodation levels
Standard motor lodge | Superior boutique hotel/B&B | Luxury – please contact us for options!

Price includes 

  • Three cycle tours over 3 days
  • 3 nights accommodation 
  • Scott pathway bikes, helmets, panniers, maps
  • Van shuttles back to accommodation if needed
  • Activity and restaurant recommendations and bookings
  • Full support while on the trails.
  • EXTRA add on’s 

    • Stay another night – add on pre or post tour accommodation
    • E-Bike hire – $40pp per day
    • Winery Restaurant lunch and dinner bookings 
    • Activities – Gannet Tours, Art Deco Walking Tours
  • Subject to terms and conditions – read here.