Paradise Valley
Buried Village
Hell's Gate
City Transfers
Anywhere to Anywhere
Book Now

Bookings essential & subject to availability07-348 2229
tollfree: 0800 GRUMPYS
800 478 6797

Full Day Sightseeing/Winery Tour - Hawkes Bay


Duration: Approximately 10 to 12 hours from pick up to drop off.

Pick up and Drop off: From or to local accommodation or Rotorua Airport

Tour times: These can be pre-arranged to suit if desired. 7:30 am to 7:00 pm is very popular

Sample itinerary

This is our most popular option for this tour
Your Personal Driver/Guide has extensive knowledge to assist you to choose your own itinerary if you prefer

  • 7:30 am Pick up at your chosen Rotorua venue
  • Enjoy a delightful drive through forest and farmland to Taupo to see the world famous Huka Falls
  • Continue on through stunning New Zealand Native Bush to Napier, a city devastated by the 1931 earthquake and rebuilt with passion and a wonderful desire to succeed
  • Take a walk through the "Art Deco" streets that never fail to fascinate
  • Take in the views from Bluff Hill Lookout
  • There are many outstanding wineries to visit throughout the Hawkes Bay area
  • We also visit the city of Hastings and the quaint village of Havelock North where we drive to the top of Te Mata Peak for views that take your breath away.
  • The drive through the TukiTuki Valley shows why this area is such a famous productive province
  • Cafes and restaurants abound, roadside stalls have really fresh fruit and the scenery is beyond description.

Grumpys Tour Details HAWKES BAY

What to bring

A Camera
A warm jacket
A Sun Hat
Sun Protection Cream
Comfortable Walking Shoes

What is provided

Comfortable Transport
Your Personal Driver/Guide
Cold, Bottled Spring Water to Drink
Snack bars
Full Commentary

What is NOT included

Attraction entry fees
Morning and Afternoon teas and Lunch

Suggested Attractions


  • Your Driver/Guide knows the area extremely well and will take you to the very best of everything on this tour.
  • Scenery is the main attraction & many stops to view, will be made.
  • Wineries often charge for tastings, so please be prepared for this.
  • The Hawkes Bay area is best experienced through the wonderful food and wine that it produces.

Up to 6 passengers – NZ $1,020.00
Prices are per vehicle [NOT Per Person] and include local taxes