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Bay Tours Nelson

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Kia Ora / Hi, Experience all the flavours of Nelson. Enjoy wine, art,scenic, golf and Maori tours with the enthusiastic and experienced Bay Tours Nelson team. Let us give you the 'Perfect day out!'
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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30 Orakei Street | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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+64 800 229 868
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All reviews oldest pub wine tour wine and beer day tour informative tour great wineries winery visits local sights craft brewery new zealand fantastic tour different wineries lovely lunch highly recommend this tour an excellent guide taking photos excellent wine
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked onto the Wine, Beers and View trip. As we were the only one who booked for that day we ended up having a private tour! Owen was a fantastic tour guide and very knowledgeable about the area and all the vineyards. We were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LydiaFMc
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was looking for something to do in Nelson for the day, and I found Bay Tours Nelson when searching for good wine tours online the same morning. I called and Sue was very nice and booked my on the tour that day, very quick...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tpetz88
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Kia ora Taryn :-) Thanks for taking the time to send in your wonderful review. Sue and I appreciate that very much. Hope it is not too cold back home! :-) I sent you the pics from our day out here and you should have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't even consider going with another tour operator, this was just the best. We did the Wine, Brews and Views Tour and it was one of the best days we had in NZ. We went to small family owned wineries which were lovely and run...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kia ora / Hi Will & Jenni. OK well done on the great win over the All Blacks :-) It was comprehensive too and makes for a exciting and thrilling World Cup in 2019 :-) Well done Ireland and played in great spirit too it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bay Tours ‘wine brews and views’ day was one of the best days of our 3 week New Zealand holiday. There was a good range of wines and beers to sample. Owen was a great host who made the day relaxed and fun. Made even...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kapai thanks Marie and team :-) Nice of you to provide the review and yes we had a good gang that day :-) Hope you got the link for the pics I took and the rest of your stay here in Aotearoa / NZ is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour loved everything. Owen you are fantastic and we loved our day with you. Delicious wines and views.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LADS1949
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora guys. Thanks a lot for taking the time out of your holiday to send in the lovely review above. Thoroughly enjoyed your company and good humour :-) Hope you got the pics from the link I sent you. Have a great time on...More

Reviewed November 9, 2018

Spent a rainy day on the wine, brew and view tour. Owen was a wonderful host. The 3 vineyards were each slightly different in their wine offerings. Visited a historic tavern and tasted several beers and ciders. Overall one of the best tours I’ve been...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carol F
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Kia ora Carol & Hod. Kapai! Thank you both for joining the day out. Enjoyed having you both and hearing all the fishing tales :-) Glad you had a nice day and went away with lovely memories. Take care and happy travels and tight lines...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Our travel agent booked us on a half day wine tour with Owen, who is simply delightful. When he learned we were interested in art, he took us to some of his favorite shops and galleries along the way. He is very knowledgeable about the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Kia ora Judith and Chaye. Thank you very much for taking the time to sit down and send us such a lovely review. Ka mau te wehi :-)! Hope you enjoyed the pics I took of the day and that the rest of your holiday...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018

We truly enjoyed our tour visiting 4 different wineries, and even had the chance to taste NZ gin, and visit NZ's oldest pub for some craft beer tasting! The whole tour felt personal since each winery we went to, more people would come in just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Kia ora Patricia and Darren. Guys it was a real pleasure spending the day with you both and chatting about Asia and the expat lifestyle :-) Thank you for taking the time to send in such a lovely review and I trust the rest of...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Can only recommend this trip. We didnt have to do anything but enjoy a lovely day of great tastings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank borknees
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Kia ora Thanks so much for the lovely review :-) You were all great ambassadors for your country - Denmark and it was a real pleasure to meet you all and enjoy the day out. Arohanui Owen

Reviewed October 2, 2018

We had a wonderful day out with the incredibly knowledgeable & friendly Owen. On the tour our first stop was a beautiful look out over Nelson & the region. From there we visited two wineries, Eyebright Country Store, lunch in Mapua, a brewery & NZ's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nikita K
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Kia ora Nikita and whanau. It was lovely to have you all for the day. Enjoyed the banter and jibes as we went around especially with your Dad John :-) I hope your farewell went well and you arrive safely back "home" in beautiful Canada....More

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dollyrosie
November 6, 2017|
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Response from exnavy76 | Property representative |
Yes we can do large groups. We will do special rates for larger groups. Please email us on our webpage. Bay Tours Nelson. Kia ora.
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JonathanJ2446
October 2, 2017|
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Response from exnavy76 | Property representative |
Check out our website as we have a whole range of wine and scenic tour - half and full day options ranging from NZ$105 to NZ$295pp. Thanks for your enquiry nga mihi Owen
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Mary H
October 16, 2016|
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Yes, I believe so, however, I would try to have the owner be your tour guide.
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