From Cycle Trail 501  Napier Historic Wineries                                  Extremely popular ride if you have most of the day free!                         From:    $50  Bike hire  - Electric  Bike $90          

Total ride: 40 kms    Flat terrain                                                                    Duration: 5 to 6 hours                                                                                                  

 4 Wineries, 2  Pubs, Silky Oak Chocolates,  Filter Room   &  activities            

Wineries                                                                                                               Mission Estate Winery: Restaurant,          Church Road Winery: Restaurant   Moana Park Winery: Meals available        Brookfields Vineyard. Lunch menu           Pubs: Puketapu Hotel: Restaurant ,           Duke of Gloucester Bar & Restaurant     Filter Room & Café for Ale & Cider        All lunch options have  indoor/outdoor dinning


The first  Historic Winery to visit  is  1.7kms  from our base - Mission Estate and 2.1 kms is  Church Road Winery, both have long standing reputations for producing award-winning quality wines.  At the cellar doors the helpful team members will introduce you to the range of their fine wines.  Restaurants offer  award winning cuisine in  their  tranquil surroundings and peaceful atmosphere -  all there for you to enjoy!    

Stop off at the Duke of Gloucester& Restaurant, the local pub,  then to Silky Oak Chocolates - enjoy a chocolate or two, -watch the process of chocolate making  or  meander around the museum or maybe  a bite to eat and coffee at the café.. 

Trail 501 includes the  popular  River banks  Puketapu Loop - Cycle Trail 505 refer to this Trail page for heaps of information. ( Includes Moana Park Winery. Puketapu Hotel & Restaurant, Flying fox for those who love adventure)  Cycling the riverbank pathways and enjoy the views of the ever changing country side

At the Filter Room sample the  boutique beer and cider  made on site, An awesome  outdoor area under the fruit trees. Your last adventure for the day is cycling the country road to Brookfields Vineyard who have a great reputation for the fine wines they produce

Please ensure you book the wineries and lunch venue prior to the days cycling,   if you don’t do this there is a possibility of being turned away on the day

Refer  bottom of  page for  Download  of Trail 508                                       Printable PDF With  full details of this trail & maps 

Not included: Wine tasting - food - activities 

 Bike Hire  from Bike About Tours base
$50 Bike hire - Electric  Bike $90  You bike all the way.  Napier only : $10 pp  If you run out of pedal power on route   
Accommodation collection and drop off plus transport                          to and from our base at Greenmeadows Napier
Transport  bikers:   Napier  - Hastings and Havelock North
 Napier area :                         $60  Standard bike:  $100 Electric Bike  
Hastings Havelock North  $100 Standard Bike:   $140  Electric bike:      
Note: Outside these areas price on application                                                                   Single supplement if transport is required.  $10 Napier $25 Hastings /Havelock North    

 Morning collection by mini bus
  9.30am Napier   10.15 to 10.30am Hastings /Havelock North                                                          
Or advise a time that suits you best        

 Bikes back at base                                                                                                                               Summer 5.15 to 5.45pm                 Winter 4.45 to 5.00pm
if you are going to be later than the above times a courtesy phone call please 

COVID 19 – a note from the wineries   At the Cellar Door Government mandate requires us to scan vaccine passports for all our guests. Please have them ready to scan when you enter

Included in your package
Bike About Tours provides top of the range bikes, most bikes are fitted with gel seat covers, handle bar bags, panniers for your wine and other goodies, bike stands, key padlocks for bikes.   We supply first aid and puncture repair kits;   a detailed map of the Cycle Trail of your choice, helmet or you can bring your own.  High visibility vests are not compulsory – we have them in stock if you wish to use one.  Note: The majority of our Electric bikes don’t  have handle bar bags!

Enjoy your ride in sunny Hawke's Bay