Great Cape Escape
- Kesto: 6 Tunnit
- Paikka: Napier
Leaving from our shop, you will cycle along the beautiful coast and through the wetlands, before arriving out to the coastal wineries. Reward yourself with wine tasting and lunch at one of the three cellar doors. Enjoy the views of Cape Kidnappers and perhaps take a stroll along the beach before our shuttle arrives to return you to Napier.
There are three wineries you can visit. Opening days and hours for these vary, we will do our best to notify you of what wineries will be open on your ride.
Elephant Hill (open Thu-Mon, wine tastings only, booking recommended)
Clearview Estate (open Wed-Sun, restaurant and cellar door, booking recommended)
Te Awanga Estate (open Wed-Sun, restaurant and cellar door, booking recommended)
Hygge Café at Clifton (open Mon-Sun, cabinet and lunch menu, wine tasting, booking recommended)
For your coffee needs there are Haumoana Coffee and Brown Dog Espresso along the way.
If you wish to have lunch at one of the wineries, we recommend making a booking (essential on weekends) as they are very popular. Please get in touch with us if you would like help planning times.
Allow 3-5 hours, distance approx 23-27km.
Start time indicative only, bikes will be ready at store opening time. We recommend to leave between 10.00-11.30 AM at your leisure. Most people take 2 to 2.5 hours to cycle this route, and we recommend allowing at least 1/2 hour for wine tasting and at least an hour for lunch.
Pick up is at 4.00 PM from Elephant Hill
$100 per person for an electric bike.
$65 per person for standard bike
$50 per person - kids up to 16years of age
Pricing includes bike hire, helmet, lock, bag, maps and written instructions, mechanical assistance for hassle free ride and transport to and from the start and end of this ride. Wine tasting is not included.
*Wineries open for business and their opening times vary season to season. We will do our best to let you know what wineries we expect to be open on the day of your tour. Please contact us if you wish to know this before your ride.