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Perfect day!

Booked a trip last minute at the i-site and could not of been a better day. Hamish was a fabulous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlea G
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Basildon, United Kingdom
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Great day out

We booked a full day tour, and our tour guide Ian showed up right on time. We were the only ones... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
robandden6562
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Adelaide, Australia
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For the adventurous traveller who prefers touring in small groups, a Prinsy's Tour is a fun and flexible way to experience the very best of Hawke's Bay. We offer set driving itineraries or we can personalise your tour to include the sights and activities you particularly want to see or do. Whether it's an education on our wines, a day's fishing on our finest trout rivers, or an intriguing insight into rural New Zealand, we combine intimate local knowledge with genuine hospitality to ensure you have a memorable time. We are a family owned business offering: - Wine tours (Exclusive, Full or 1/2 day) - Exclusive food, wine & sightseeing tours - Cruise ship shore excursions - Guided transfers - Rural Experience or Fishing tours We pride ourselves on excellence & personal service, so much so that we won the HB Tourism Visitor Experience Award 2017. We are the only wine tour business to include a trip up Te Mata Peak on all tours (weather permitting). Tour with us & see for yourself.
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“te mata peak” (61 reviews)
“wine tour” (48 reviews)
“half day tour” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Napier 4183, New Zealand
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+64 6-845 3703

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a trip last minute at the i-site and could not of been a better day. Hamish was a fabulous tour guide, informative and engaging without being boring or intrusive on the group. The wineries were absolutely stunning, especially Mission Estate, Te Mata was a...More

Thank Charlea G
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Charlea G for your accolades, great to hear you loved your tour with us. We are passionate about our work & our region , it's lovely to hear you share our sentiments. We look forward to hosting you again soon....meanwhile savour that delicious...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a full day tour, and our tour guide Ian showed up right on time. We were the only ones booked for this tour on the day that we went and we had a wonderful day. Ian was very knowledgeable of the area, and...More

1  Thank robandden6562
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Robandden for your wonderful comments about our tour. Great to hear you loved everything about it & learnt so much about the fabulous wines NZ is producing & particular the delicious varieties from Hawkes Bay. Enjoy your wines & thank you for touring...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

To most of us in Europe, Sauvignon Blanc is the wine that is mostly associated with NZ wines. You probably have tried Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah from this region... but what about Viognier and other uncommon grapes? This wine tour was absolutely worth it,...More

1  Thank HaukeRabauke
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you HaykeBabauke for touring with us & your awesome compliments....great to hear you loved the day & learnt so much about our wines & the varieties we are renown for. Safe travels & best wishes, Hamish & Di.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended!!! Good wineries selection and ending up the day at Te Mata Peak enjoying a cheese platter was awesome! Special Thanks to our guide Ian for all the knowledge shared!

Thank Lilian N
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Lilian N for your review & highly reccomending Prinsy's Tours. Yes Ian is a great guide & enjoys sharing his passion with our guests. Thank you also for sharing your photos too. Best Wishes, Hamish & Di.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We booked a half-day tour on Monday in August (low season) so we ended up having a private tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the wines and the area and we enjoyed learning about the history of viticulture in Hawkes Bay. The wineries we...More

Thank DiArt_63
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you DiArt_63 for voting us 5* for our tour, yes it was a treat for you both to have a one of our tours to yourselves, that is not uncommon in August as its historically the quietest month for tours. Thank you for all...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Thank you for an amazing wine tour!would definitely recommend these guys, we had so much fun!learned so much about wine and got a great tour of napier!

1  Thank Megan G
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you Megan for touring with Prinsys Tours, great to hear you enjoyed our wine tour & all the added info we love sharing with our guests about our awesome region. Best wishes. Hamish & Di.

Reviewed 15 July 2017

What a good way to spend the afternoon on a cold rainy day! Kerry picked us up from our accommodation and took us for a quick drive around Napier town to see some of the Art Deco sights.We then headed to Church Road winery, Ngatarawa...More

Thank ikedeb
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thanks so much for your review ikedeb, it's great to hear you were shown a good time by Kerry and our friends at the local wineries. We agree it's a great way to spend a winter's day! Enjoy the wines when they arrive, and we...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a wonderful day, arranged at short notice, as Hamish picked us and a number of other Lions fans up and curated a day of visiting local sights and wineries. The wines were delicious and Hamish was very knowledgeable about the local area. Everyone...More

Thank jacklewars
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you Jack for rating us as Excellent. I enjoyed hosting you all for the day and showing you as much as possible of our beautiful region I am passionate about. Yes it is easy to see why Hawkes bay is one of NZ's premium...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We had a fabulous day with Hamish on our wine tour. The day was fun, interesting and a great experience. Hamish was an excellent guide, who shared a lot of local history and knowledge of the region. The wineries we visited all had beautiful wine...More

Thank Lynn M
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you Lynn M for your great review & compliments to myself & the cellar door staff, I will pass on your compliments on my next tour. Yes locals are proud at what our region offers & love to learn more snippets of information too....More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We had a fantastic day with Hamish. He was fun and had a great local knowledge. He selected a really good range of wineries to visit and we went to 5 in total. Lunch was at one of the wineries (Church Fields) where Hamish recommended...More

Thank sjjdxb
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you sjjdxb for your amazing compliments & recommendations. Yes we pride ourselves in small intimate numbers for the personal touch, our tours are a great way for travellers to meet others. Yes Church Road platters are delicious & very popular, great to hear you...More

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CatrinaE
1 October 2017|
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Response from Hamish P | Property representative |
Hi Ineke, Thank you for your message & email inquiry. I will email you directly with options. Kind Regards Di Prins
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GolfCharlieCharlie
7 October 2016|
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Response from Hamish P | Property representative |
Hi there, the cruise ships listed on our website are those whom we have our shore excursion on. If you check the Napier port cruise schedule you will notice that your ship is indeed listed to visit Napier Jan 14th 2017.
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jparkhurst
9 July 2016|
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Response from Davy F | Reviewed this property |
I believe they pick up anywhere in the immediate Napier region. We stayed in Mahia and got picked up at the Napier National Aquarium.
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