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Odyssey New Zealand

Hastings 4149, New Zealand
+64 6-211 3116
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Second time as good as the first.

We did the Twilight Tour 6 years ago and were pleasantly surprised that it was just as good the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trishweb2018
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Auckland, New Zealand
A wonderful evening with a wonderful guide.

Graham was our guide, who was knowledgeable and entertaining in equal measure, from the fun "blind... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
faa234
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Hawke's Bay's Leading Wine & Gourmet Experiences. We provide interactive tours designed to awaken every sense. Built around Hawkes Bays internationally acclaimed wine and food industry, we encourage your input so we can cater the Odyssey experience to your own personal interests and desires. Choose from: "A Wine & Gourmet Odyssey" including - Wine Tasting 4-5 Wineries, Gourmet Platter at Top Winery Restaurant (4pm), Sightseeing with Fully Guided Commentary, Vine to Glass Experience. "The Odyssey Experience" including - Wine Tasting 6-7 Wineries, Fully Guided Tour of the Church Road Winery, Wine Museum & Tom McDonald Cellar, Lunch with Wine at Mission Estate, Behind the scenes tour of a boutique winery, Sightseeing with Fully Guided Scenery, Vine to Glass Experience, Gourmet Platter at Top Winery Restaurant. "A Twilight Odyssey" - The world's only Progressive Three Course Winery Dinner at NZ’s Top Winery Restaurants including - Sightseeing with Fully Guided Commentary, Interactive Wine Tasting, Champagne Sunset from Te Mata Peak, Wine with Dinner, Desserts & Dessert Wine,Tea/Coffee.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“main course” (19 reviews)
“twilight tour” (10 reviews)
“mission estate” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hastings 4149, New Zealand
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+64 6-211 3116

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Twilight Tour 6 years ago and were pleasantly surprised that it was just as good the second time around. Our guide, Rosy, was knowledgeable, informative and helpful, and the wine and food were excellent.

Thank trishweb2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Graham was our guide, who was knowledgeable and entertaining in equal measure, from the fun "blind" tasting to his anecdotes and knowledge of the local area, we enjoyed it all. Unfortunately Graham wasn't good enough to part the clouds at Te Mata, but the "champagne"...More

Thank faa234
Reviewed 1 week ago

We phoned early in the morning and booked in for a pick up at 12.15. Darryl was very friendly and informative. Besides my wife and I there was only one other person so it was quite personal. Each of the wineries were small producers but...More

Thank MarinerGrimsby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made four stops with Brandon who was a phenomenal guide and really made the day. Small group - about 8 people in total. We made 4 different stops with Brandon providing really informative details in-between, while also giving a big dose of down-to-earth personality,...More

Thank AlwaysOnTheRoad06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent evening out even though we could see nothing of the view from Te Mata peak and drank our champagne in the minibus. The food was excellent throughout but particular mention to the starter platter and wine tasting at Oak Estate .

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Thank s4rome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gareth greeted us with some lovely sparklng wine to start the tour and to travel up to Te Mata Peak for an early evening view of the region. We then visited 3 wineries with wine tastings at each; the first compreshensive range of tastings was...More

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Thank banyula
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We really enjoyed the progressive wine and dine tour starting with the bubbles at Te Mata Peak which had fantastic views and which we would have otherwise missed. The gourmet platter at Vidal Wines was a standout, just eclipsing the superb desserts at Mission Estate....More

Thank Gurusan2
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We took their evening meal and wine tasting tour. It was an excellent way to experience what the area has to offer in both wine and food. The tour involved visiting a number of wineries, tasting the wines and having a single meal course in...More

Thank craigden19
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We met our guide Brendon outside our hotel in Napier and from that moment we were bowled over by his friendly manner and his knowledge of the region and of course wine. We thoroughly would recommend this tour, wine and food was amazing, we particularly...More

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Thank nadiar315
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Our guide Brendan picked us up in a comfortable van for the drive to the first of five wineries. He regaled us with stories of the area and the wineries. Each winery served several wines; the last stop included appetizers featuring several homemade items. All...More

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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for taking your valuable time to leave this wonderful review. Brendan does an amazing job as do all our staff and they are passionate about sharing the flavours and stories of this beautiful region we have the privilege of living in. I hope...More

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NvrStop
24 November 2015|
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Response from Gareth_OdysseyNZ | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. The Twilight Odyssey is still available. To book please use contact form on our website to email and provide guest names, accommodation details for pick up and a contact mobile number. I'll then... More
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Tierry W
2 October 2015|
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Response from Gareth_OdysseyNZ | Property representative |
Hi Chucky, I don't really understand the question. I have not complained about our tours.
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