Ahuriri to Taradale Wineries Loop– half or full day options (15-50km)
- Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Ahuriri, Napier
This is a very diverse, flexible tour which can be adapted to suit how far you want to ride and what you want to see. A great family-friendly option with lots of features including wineries, estuary trails, Art Deco buildings and coastal pathways.
Departing the port village of Ahuriri you cycle around the port to Napier city, a world renowned Art Deco treasure. Spend some time enjoying the art deco city before following the coastal pathway with spectacular views across the Pacific to Cape Kidnappers. Turn inland and follow the Tutaekuri River trail, overlooking orchards to the suburb of Taradale. Visit two of the region’s finest wineries, Church Rd and the Mission Estate before cycling on to the Ahuriri Estuary trail with its many native birds.
Can include a detour to Bayview where you will find the relaxed Crab Farm winery- a real jewel. Finish off in Ahuriri with a visit to Urban Winery or one of many restaurants and bars in this relaxed coastal village.
Do all the route or just a part – cycle 15km or 50km – 4hr or 6hr options. This ride is tailored to you.
For the full day allow 6hrs - you will need to start your ride by 11am
For the half day option allow 4hrs - you will need to start your ride by 1pm
Includes: Bike or e-bike hire, helmet, lock, pannier bag, maps and instructions
Not included: Wine tasting costs
"No Worries" upgrade package - $10pp this package gives you all the extras including bike theft insurance, a reusable drink bottle, extra comfortable gel seat cover, guaranteed best bikes (less than 2 years old), total back-up support (so if you need help we will come to you), cellphone holder, plus a carrier bag (to hold all the bottles of wine that you will buy!)