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Takaro Trails Cycle Tours - Day Tours

9 Nelson Quay | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 9030
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Takaro Trails, self guided cycle tours of the Hawke's Bay Trails, 187km of off road cycle trails which form part of Nga Harenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail. The trails are the perfect way for visitors to visit our world famous wineries, enjoy some gentle exercise under sunny skies and explore our stunning scenery at their own pace. Takaro is the Maori word for 'play' so put some fun into your Hawke's Bay stay and get out and about by bike!
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9 Nelson Quay | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 9030
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had the best time. Booking on the website was really easy and Jenny was great in answering questions. Really enjoyed the whole experience, and would highly recommend it. All the people at the wineries were brilliant and friendly and especially enjoyed a platter and full...More

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Thank Michael S
Reviewed 16 February 2017

For three Senior Citizen social bikies like ourselves this was just ideal. To start with Jenny was an extremely good communicator, and from the initial enquiry to the final payment everything was a breeze. The bikes were excellent, the instruction, maps and general local information...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Took the day rental NZD $40 and decided to take the 40K ride around Napier Bay to Taradale via the Church Road and Misson Estate winerys. Parts of the route pass Napier's industrial port and main highway which aren't the most scenic. Away from the...More

Thank Clive C
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

In September 2016, Takaro Trails won the Hawkes Bay Supreme Tourism award. If the 3 day cycling trip that my son and I did was anything to go by, this was well-deserved indeed. The bikes: great quality and perfectly suited to the job, the panniers...More

Thank Bella1Canberra
Jenny R, Owner at Takaro Trails Cycle Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Thanks so much for your review, I really appreciate it! I hope the rest of your North Island cycling adventure has gone well? Be sure to pop in and say hi if you do make it back to Hawke's Bay before you head home. I'd...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Takaro picked us up and dropped us off in front of our motel :-). Bikes were very good - any own backpack not necessary. Got some water - any own water was not necessary. Gave us advice for the various wineries. We had a very...More

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Jenny R, Owner at Takaro Trails Cycle Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thanks for your review and we are so pleased you enjoyed your cycle with us. Our online booking form does actually ask for heights, and it's also something we would normally request when taking bookings by email or Viator, so apologies if it didn't happen...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Takaro Trails were fabulous in getting us out on our self-guided bike ride around parts of Napier. Their map provided all the detail we needed. Leant a lot about Napiers history too, given the ride we did. Would recommend and hire bikes again with, Takaro...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Our family of six, Mom and Dad with four teenagers, had a wonderful day. We didn't know what to expect, but from the very beginning the team at Takaro were very professional and friendly. The bike ride was all on a bike path (except for...More

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Thank Mark R
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I chose to do a bike riding tour over a bus tour and we are so glad we made that choice. We were picked up in the morning and given everything we needed to get through the day including water. It was...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This was a fantastic family activity - 4 of us (including 2 reluctant late teens) turned up for a day hire that we had pre-booked. When we arrived, bikes were ready and had sizing all done and ready to go. The two staff on site...More

Thank Ris W
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Friendly and very helpful staff! I would suggest booking with them for a mountain bike tour off of the cruise ships

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