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Bay Tours Nelson

30 Orakei Street | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 800 229 868
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Twin Regions Half Day Wine Tour

Just returned from this tour of wineries and a pub. We had a great time. Our driver/guide, Owen... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
GAZZASM
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UK
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Excellent day tour of wineries and pub.

My partner and I took a tour with Owen and Bay Tours Nelson the other day to 4 wineries, the oldest... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Meggie L
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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!'
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“oldest pub” (19 reviews)
“wine tour” (42 reviews)
“day tour” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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 3 days ago via mobile

Just returned from this tour of wineries and a pub. We had a great time. Our driver/guide, Owen, was great company and very obliging. We really enjoyed ourselves. Thank you.

Thank GAZZASM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I took a tour with Owen and Bay Tours Nelson the other day to 4 wineries, the oldest pub in New Zealand and finished it off with a stop at Bays Brewery. Everything was superb. Owen picks you up at your hotel...More

Thank Meggie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 12 from the North Island and we had so much fun on our wine tour organised by Owen. He was so easy to communicate with when planning the tour and so much fun on the tour. He has so much...More

Thank Judie3939
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora te whanau or Manawatu :-) You guys were ka mau te wehi!!! (Awesome) :-) Such easy going and fun people it was a privilidge to have you all here in Nelson. Hope you enjoyed the sun and warmth as it is probably unfamiliar...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up at our chosen campsite by a wonderful host (Christine) who took us around various wineries in a bus. She was very knowledgable about the area and shared some local history with us. The choice of locations were great which included smaller family owned...More

Thank awen_gwenllian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great day being driven around by Evelyn who is passionate and knowledgeable about Nelson past and present as well as having a good working knowledge of the local wines. Our tour was tailored to us and we were fortunate to have Evelyn as...More

Thank NorthMomma
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora Moya & Bob. Many thanks for the wonerful follow up review. Thank you :-) Evelyn will be chuffed and we appreciate her diligence and local knowledge as well. Yes we love the Apple Shed as well because no matter how busy they get...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks so much for a wonderful tour of Nelson wines, cider, cheese and arts! We thoroughly enjoyed our day, and Owen was a fantastic tour guide, extremely friendly and knowledgeable about the local area. The cheese and wine picnic at the beach was a lovely...More

Thank 656kasiah
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora K&T :-) It was wonderful to have you both. Thanks for taking the time to send in such a lovely review. Glad you enjoyed the ciders and entertainment at the Pub :-) Maybe you will both take up Morris dancing up in Palmy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend Emma decided to book a wine tour with this company and were greeted by Owen.. he was an amazing host and looked after us all day.. the following morning we decided to book a round of golf and he even let...More

Thank Michael H
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey M&E :-) Hope the visit down south went well guys? Bungy jumping go well? I'm still having nightmares about the golf Michael especially that hole in on the Par 4 7th for a two!@!!!*^%$##@# :-) To make matters even worse the Wallabies beat the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time on the Wheels and Wine (Breweries) tour throughout Nelson, and the surrounding areas! This tour was a wonderful way to see the area, and combined beautiful scenery, and fitness during the bicycle ride to Rabbit Island along with excellent cultural...More

Thank Evan D
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora E & V :-) Guys thanks so much for the fantastic review. We are so glad we could help make your visit to Aotearoa a memorable one. Yes you had a lovely day weather wise thats for sure :-) Hope you managed to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bay Tours wine tour was an incredible bargain and a great day spent. Owen spent time taking us up to see beautiful views in Nelson, after which he took us on a custom tour including wineries and breweries. He has amazing hospitality and it...More

Thank Dendra H
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora / Hello Dendra :-) How nice to hear from you. Hope you got home safe and sound and the flight was not too arduous. Thanks for taking the time to send in your wonderful review. Sue and I really appreciate that. I hope...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

This was one of the best tours we have ever been on. It was called a wine tour but was so much more!!! Owen picked us up at our hotel and took us to local historical spots, beautiful vista points, an excellent spot for lunch,...More

Thank lalli292017
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Kia ora S and M :-) Thank you both so much for the lovely review and for taking time out to send it in. Much appreciated. We are glad we could help make your stay in Aotearoa / New Zealand even more memorable and it...More

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dollyrosie
6 November 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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Jonathan J
2 October 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
16 October 2016|
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Response from NOIDK | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe so, however, I would try to have the owner be your tour guide.
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