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Itinerary
Upon your arrival at the shop, you will be fitted to your bikes by the friendly team and given an explanation of the ride directions and map.

Crossing the road to the cycle trail, you cycle along the beautiful coastal path before passing through the Clive Wetlands, home to many different species of birds. The trail is all off-road and flat with the exception of a short 1.5km stretch on a quiet, beach side road.

Towards the end of the trail are four wineries: Beach House (weekends only), Elephant Hill, Clearview Estate, and Te Awanga Estate. There are a number of options for lunch with restaurants at Elephant Hill and Clearview, or for more casual dining Te Awanga Estate offers pizza and platters, or ride a little further and visit the Clifton Cafe at the end of the trail.

The shuttle will arrive at Elephant Hill at 4pm (or as otherwise arranged) and transport you back to Napier.
Locations visited
Elephant Hill Estate Winery
Beach House Wines
Te Awanga Estate Vineyard
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Overview
Get out of the tour bus and create your own journey on this self-guided scenic bike ride to coastal wineries. Spend some time outdoors on the beautiful coast near Hawke’s Bay, riding beachside roads and a cycle trail to four wineries. The wineries are all located towards the end of the trail, so you won’t have to worry about riding bikes while drinking wine. When your winery visits are over, a shuttle takes you back to Napier.
Highlights
  • A great way to get outdoors during your vacation
  • Ride your bike past coastal wetlands and scenic riverbanks
  • Choose among four wineries to visit at the end of the bike trail
  • Once your ride and winery visits are over, take a convenient shuttle back to Napier
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Reviewed 16 April 2018
So much fun!

We hired bikes from Napier City and cycled to the wineries of Church Road and the Mission Estate via Marine Parade and the Wildlife Reserve. We received very good service at the shop and were given a route to follow. The bikes were in excellent...More

Thank LadyWillow2014
Reviewed 10 April 2018
Fun day - nice bikes!

We stopped in Napier on a cruise port day and decided to rent bikes for the day to see the town. I rented an electric bike which was awesome! It allowed me to keep up with my energetic husband (on his regular bike! Lol) while...More

Thank Tallpeople4
Reviewed 30 March 2018
Nice Ride

Great Scenery, nice people, good equipment. Excellent ride for the three of us who are reasonably fit but not so young (in our 70s). Would certainly recommend the Napier City Bike Hire - very helpful and friendly staff and accommodating; picked us up at the...More

Thank Jon H
NapierCityBikeHire, Manager at Napier City Bike Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

It sounds like you had a great time! Thank you very much.

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Fabulous way to spend the day in Hawkes Bay region

Good quality bikes, friendly, professional and helpful staff. Enjoyed our ride along flat cycle way through wetlands, orchards and with a sea view most of the way. Visited Elephant Hill Winery and Clifton Cafe before heading back. Half way home and I unfortunately got a...More

Thank juliew0lfe
NapierCityBikeHire, Manager at Napier City Bike Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

We are never too far away, so if you have a puncture or any other mechanical break down, we will be there in a jiffy with a replacement bike. Thank you very much! It is a great way to explore our gorgeous area.

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Great cycle tours - superb service!

Napier is mostly flat and very cycle friendly; nice flat trails through fruit and vine fields, and some estuary wetlands. On our first day we were dropped off south of Clive (Black Barn vineyards) and cycled 20km to Elephant Hill vineyard (superb lunch) on coast....More

Thank ski_ant60
NapierCityBikeHire, Manager at Napier City Bike Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

We aim to provide the best service so you can have the best experience exploring the fantastic pathways here in the Hawkes Bay. It sounds like you had a great time. Thank you so much!

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