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Odyssey New Zealand

Hastings, New Zealand
+64 6-211 3116
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Afternoon wine and gourmet odyssey but I think that they forgot the gourmet part of adventure.

I should qualify these comments by saying that I understand, on these trips, 4 out of 20 or so... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2016
Twilight Odyssey

If you have the time and want to meet fellow travellers who appreciate good food and fine wines... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
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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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Reviewed 17 January 2016

I should qualify these comments by saying that I understand, on these trips, 4 out of 20 or so Vinyards are selected, so trips may vary. We went on an afternoon "Hawk's Bay wine & Gourmet Odessey". This was a small tour with 5 of...More

Thank dinners
Reviewed 10 January 2016

If you have the time and want to meet fellow travellers who appreciate good food and fine wines this tour is a must! From our very friendly tour and wine guide to the outstanding wineries where we were served stunning local foods and wines be...More

Thank MelindaOrmond
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We were wondering around Napier debating what wine tour to do and met with Sue at the information office who was very pleasant and helpful and recommended the evening meal and wine tour. There were 3 of us and really didn't know what to expect...More

Thank Dara H
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Graeme picked us up from the hotel and kept us thoroughly entertained and informed throughout the evening. We shared the experience with two other couples and went first to Vidal's where we were served enormous platters of cold meats, pates, fish and a whole lot...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

A fabulous wine tour. We visited 5 wineries with a great variety of great NZ wines. Our guide was very informative of the local history and particularly the local and NZ wine industry's history. He was very approachable and easy going and day was lovely...More

Thank uncok8
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Our tour guide Graeme made this trip perfect and he honestly can't be praised enough for his good humour, information and care for his customers. My boyfriend and I are novices to say the least (I had no idea that a Pinot Noir was red...)...More

Thank JH4321
Reviewed 27 October 2015

we were picked up in Napier by a very welcoming driver tour guide who kept us well in formed every step of the way our tour was full and a very keen bunch of wine tasters a good selection of winery's with so many to...More

Thank tripper1942
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We were picked up by a jolly Ulsterman, unfortunately didn't catch his name, to join two other couples on the tour. Our host was a fund of interesting facts and stories as we drove to Te Mata peak for a glass of bubbly, it would...More

Thank manofekent
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Yesterday we were met by Dermot for our tour. We were lucky enough to be the only ones in the group, and Dermot gave us a great tour. He was full of information and knew the vineyards well. The platter we received when we got...More

Thank nikkid915
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to be taken around by Gareth, who had extensive knowledge around the new and old world of wine! Although I am a novice within the world of wine my family often have friends round who are professions in the wine industry...More

Thank Jordy W
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Is the Odyssey Hawke's Bay twilight progressive wine tour no longer available? The company website seems to have disappeared.
23 November 2015|
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
Apart from being a completely unsocial individual, what part of the tour are you actually complaining about?
2 October 2015|
Response from Gareth_OdysseyNZ | Property representative |
Hi Chucky, I don't really understand the question. I have not complained about our tours.