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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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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had the most wonderful day visiting vineyards and being taken around by Owen! We were a small group of 4 which made the tour that much more fun and personable. We went to 3 amazing vineyards with both delicious wine and food. We ending up...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Kia ora Emily. It was a lovely day out and yes some fun and laughs along the way :-) I hope you got the link I sent you for the pics I took? Donna was good fun to have a long with you all wasn't...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed this half-day wine tour. Our tour guide Evelyn was excellent, and provided us with interesting commentary. We visited 4 wineries, and the tastings were well-done, with much information about the wines provided. Nice lunch break at one of the wineries. Also visited some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora / Hi Bob Many thanks for taking the time to send in your review. Evelyn was very chuffed and sends her thanks :-) Glad you enjoyed the wine and the scenery Bob. Did you see the pics Evelyn took? Glad you got to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a very enjoyable time on this tour. We visited 3 wineries and a pub, and tasted some fabulous wine. Sue, our guide, couldn't have been more helpful, friendly and flexible - we also popped into Mapua, which was a lovely little town, with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Christine S
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Christine, Thank you so much for your kind words and we are really pleased you enjoyed your tour. We hope you got to see some more wonderful art while you were here and we are so happy the weather stayed nice for you. Safe...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 11 had an awesome day out with Owen, he picked great vineyards and tailored the day to our needs expertly - would highly recommend.

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

Kapai Pete thank you for that. It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your mates on the tour. Hope you got the pics and everyone arrived home safe and sound. Arohanui & best for 2019 mate Owen & Sue

Reviewed December 15, 2018 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
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora / Hi Lydia and James. Guys thanks a lot for taking time out of your holiday to send in the lovely review. It is much appreciated and so glad you enjoyed the day and managed to meet a couple of the owners of...More

Reviewed December 10, 2018

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
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

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 December 8, 2018

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 December 10, 2018

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 December 4, 2018 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 December 6, 2018

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 November 18, 2018 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
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exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

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
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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

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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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