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“twilight tour”(13 reviews)
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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...more
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 via mobile

Myself and my husband had a wonderful tour with our guide Sam. Knowledgable and funny we learnt lots of interesting information about the region, visited beautiful wineries and restaurants, resulting in a wonderful evening in Hawkes Bay. Thank you so much.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KatieJane1989
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your generous feedback. Sam does a wonderful job and we are proud to have him as part of the team as he does such a great job. I hope you make it back to Hawke’s Bay and that we may be of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I went on this tour for our 10 year anniversary, and we had a fantastic time. The dishes were delicious and beautifully presented and we sampled a good variety of wine. Sam, our guide, was excellent and knowledgeable about wine and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K_carkeys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gareth collected us and four others and took us to three Vinyards/Winerys where we tasted wines and learned about the grapes, how they were grown and how to enjoy the finished product. The first stop was Oak Winery where we tasted six wines and ate...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stew8
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for generous feedback. I understand your time is valuable. I'm glad you had a great evening and I hope you make it back to this beautiful region of ours again some day. Cheers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent and interesting commentary by the driver who was very knowledgeable. The places we visited were excellent. The Oak winery probably had the best wines in my opinion. The visit to the Peak was awe inspiring and great to celebrate with bubbles. The establishment and...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Frank M
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking your valuable time to leave this wonderful feedback. I'm delighted that you had such a wonderful evening. I hope you make it back to Hawke's Bay and get to visit more of our wonderful wineries.

Reviewed 13 November 2018

Our travel agent booked a number of wine tours for our journey through New Zealand. Odyssey was our 4th tour and the only one worth writing about. We had a wonderful day, what a difference a personality can make! Our driver Sam picked us up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

In August 2018 my mother and I had a New Zealand holiday for 10 days he wanted to do some wine tours so we contacted Odyssey we were so pleased we did. Gareth was our driver for the day and he did an exceptional job....More

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Penny L
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

It was an absolute pleasure having you both on board. Thank you for your custom and allowing us to share this beautiful region of ours. I hope you make it back some day! Best regards, Gareth.

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

From the moment Graham picked us up, we knew it was going to be a great day! He immediately made us smile and found a connection so banter from there on in flowed easily. He is a wealth of knowledge about the region and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jess S
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for taking your valuable time to leave this wonderful feedback. Graham does an amazing job and we are very fortunate to have him as part of our team. So happy we could contribute to your visit and I hope you make it back...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We opted for a tour with Odyssey NZ after reading reviews and looking at their offerings. Gareth was professional and knowledgeable. We were the only couple on the tour so we were treated to a personal experience. The Twilight Odyssey tour was amazing. We were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank A8671HUanne
Reviewed 11 May 2018

We did the Odyssey Experience at Hawke's Bay and were the only two people on the tour. Pick-up and drop-off right at our hotel along the Marine Parade made things easy and we appreciated that. The day started and ended a bit rainy, but we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Human T
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Had a great experience on the twilight tour, visiting 3 wineries all with food and also a trip to the top of the mountain to see sunset and have a glass or two of bubbles. Dropped back at our motel at about 11pm. loved it

Date of experience: March 2018
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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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Chuckytrotter
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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