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Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour from Napier Art Deco Trust

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    What to Expect
    Discover Napier's Art Deco heritage in style in a luxurious 1930s vintage car. Your journey will take in Napier's famous Art Deco Quarter, historic Port Ahuriri and a delightfully quaint Art Deco residential suburb.

    You will visit the Napier Municipal Theatre, named in 2013 as one of the Top 10 Art Deco buildings in the world, and the National Tobacco Company building, one of the most photographed buildings in New Zealand.

    Tours depart from the Art Deco Centre, although central Napier pickups can be arranged at no additional charge.

    A luxurious 1930s vintage Packard car is the ultimate way to experience Art Deco Napier. Learn of the cities destruction during the 1931 earthquake and the amazing rebuild.  See why Napier is world famous for its Art Deco architecture.  

    Tours are provided daily by trained local volunteers who love to share Napier's Art Deco heritage.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Make yourself known to the staff behind the counter of the Art Deco Centre.
    Duration
    1h 15m
    Return Details
    Your Napier central city accommodation
    Inclusions
    • Private tour
    • Live commentary on board
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Napier central city only)
    • Private transportation
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Personal expenses
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A maximum of 4 people per booking
    • Pricing is per group (1-4 people)
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Tony took me around in his car on a private tour with the highlights and a drop off at the airport. Napier's history is very unique and different to the rest of NZ, which makes this a really enjoyable experience. Tony is very knowledgable and I was honoured to be his guest.
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    Response from ArtDecoTrust, Manager at Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour from Napier Art Deco Trust
    Responded 1 week ago
    Thank you so much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your tour. Every purchase with the Art Deco Trust helps to preserve our city’s Art Deco heritage.
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    Took my Mum, daughter and partner on this tour couple of weeks ago. It was very informative. Our driver was lovely, Was something my elderly Mum had wanted to do for a long time. Great car to cruise round in.
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    Response from ArtDecoTrust, Manager at Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour from Napier Art Deco Trust
    Responded Sep. 16, 2019
    Thank you so much for your review Karen.Your tour with us has helped the Art Deco Trust in our preservation goals. Many thanks.
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    This tour was definitely the highlight of our visit to Napier. It is as as set out in the description above. The tour starts with a briefing and film about the dreadful 1931 earthquake and rebuilding of Napier, whilst the vintage car tour (in a 1938 4.1L Packard Six) describes
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    Response from ArtDecoTrust, Manager at Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour from Napier Art Deco Trust
    Responded Jun. 9, 2019
    Thank you for your lovely review. I will pass on your great feedback to John. We are glad you enjoyed your Art Deco experience with us.
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    Not only was Napier a highlight of our New Zealand vacation, but we were completely enthralled with the wonderful work being done by the Art Deco Trust. The Trust preserves, celebrates and curates this unique Art Deco fairyland. The walking tour with the personable and
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    Response from ArtDecoTrust, Manager at Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour from Napier Art Deco Trust
    Responded Jun. 9, 2019
    Thank you so much for that wonderful review! Our volunteer guides do an amazing job as do our vintage car drivers. We are glad you enjoyed your Art Deco experience with us.
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    What a pleasurable tour! Our guide was exceptional - that wonderful mix of a skilled story teller and a lover of history. His tour made our day! My car mad family loved the ride in the car, while mum and I loved learning about the history of the Art Deco buildings, the
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    Response from ArtDecoTrust, Tours Assistant at Napier Art Deco Vintage Car Tour from Napier Art Deco Trust
    Responded Apr. 7, 2019
    Hi there. Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your Vintage Car Tour with us. We would love to have you come back and visit us for one of our many other tours or for the Art Deco Festival! "Your tour with Art Deco Trust helps us to continue the preservation of our Art Deco Heritage."
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