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Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours

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Mapua 7005, New Zealand
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US$110.69*
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Full-Day Self-Guided Scenic Cycling Winery Tour from Nelson
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US$103.31*
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Full-Day Self-Guided Countryside and Coastline Cycling Tour from Mapua
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US$309.92*
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Private Tour: Full-Day Guided Scenic Cycling Winery Tour from Nelson with Lunch
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We are a local company, with a passion for cycling. Our services range from bike hire at Mapua, to premium multi day tours along Tasman's Great Taste Trail and/or quiet back roads. We provide high quality trail bikes and e-bikes for comfortable cycling on trails and roads. For keen road bike enthusiasts, we can also provide full carbon road race bikes. Using our local knowledge and experience, we also offer a range of day tours that not only use the official trail, but also take our guests to hidden gems, off the beaten track. Our unique itineraries, take in wineries, hop gardens, studios and galleries, cafes and restaurants. All of our itineraries can be adapted to suit the specific needs of our guests. If you area travelling with your own bike, we can also offer luggage and bike transfers. You decide, we provide. Our formula is simple: Local People +Local Knowledge= Great Experiences
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“great taste” (10 reviews)
“rabbit island” (12 reviews)
“cycle hire” (5 reviews)
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Mapua 7005, New Zealand
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"great taste"
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"rabbit island"
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"cycle hire"
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"amazing service"
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"local knowledge"
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"electric bikes"
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"full day tour"
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"e bike"
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"nelson area"
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"dropped off"
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"mapua wharf"
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"wonderful trip"
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"new zealand"
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"oldest pub"
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"abel tasman"
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"lisa"
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"moutere"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a full day tour of some of Nelson and the Moutere wineries and artisans as well a stop by Mapua Wharf overlooking Rabbit Island. Lisa was an amazing guide with really in depth local knowledge (we're convinced everyone in the areas knows her)....More

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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We live here as well as work in the area, so yes, many people do know us. We enjoy sharing the area with our guests and our local knowledge means you do get to a feel like your're one...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We rented e-bikes and a kid trailer for the day to haul our baby and 3 year old along the Great Taste Trail. Nicky was personable, helpful, and using WF’s service was a delight. She met us at our pickup point with bikes, maps, suggestions,...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We met the car with bikes at a parking spot at the end of our bike tour and were taken to the start in a van b a lovely lady. She provided us with very good bikes a map and a detailed explanation of where...More

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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing our service. The one way ride you did certainly helped you see more of the trail in the time you had to spend here. It was lovely to meet you and help you enjoy this beautiful are.

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

This is a beautiful part of New Zealand and with the itinerary Nicky had organised for us we really got to see the absolute highlights. Nicky and Lisa give new meaning to the word service and we could not have had a better experience in...More

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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you Karen for your kind words. We enjoyed showing off the area and sharing our favourite places. You are correct in thinking there are plenty of reasons to return. We look forward to helping you explore the area again. Kind Regards, Nicky & Lisa

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

A wonderful "bespoke" week in the beautiful Tasman region. Perfectly tailored by Wheelie Fantastic to our cycling abilities and gastronomic requirements. We peddled, we walked (Abel Tasman National Park a "must do"), we shopped in the galleries, and then there was the food and wine.........not...More

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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Hi Jane, Thank you for your comprehensive review. We enjoyed sharing this area with you and you did indeed get to taste the best of what this area has to offer. We were happy to modify as required, thankfully a mini cyclone is a rare...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The excellent reviews of Wheelie Fantastic, and Nicky specifically, are spot on. Do yourself a favor and work with them for your bike tour! I called in the morning right after they opened and Nicky answered and I was lucky enough she wasn’t booked for...More

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Nicky M, Owner at Wheelie Fantastic Cycle Hire & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

It was lovely to meet you and we are especially happy if we can help out a solo traveler. Apologies we couldn't organise the typical sunny Nelson weather but I know you made the best of the day. Take care on the rest of your...More

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Response from Nicky M | Property representative |
Yes we do have electric bikes for hire. They should be booked in advance. Call us at 03 5432245 to check for availability.
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