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Takaro Trails Cycle Tours - Day Tours

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Address: 9 Nelson Quay | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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+64 6-835 9030
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Takaro Trails, self guided cycle tours of the Hawke's Bay Trails, 187km of...

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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Takaro delivers 3 days of cycling fun

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Bella1Canberra
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Canberra, Australia
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Canberra, Australia
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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 were well-designed and looked brand new, bike tools and souvenir water bottles provided. Service: pre-reading... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 strong wind that day but fortunately blowing from the back ... Proposal: in case of... More 

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Jenny R, Owner at Takaro Trails Cycle Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

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 on this occasion. We appreciate the feedback. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 Trails.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 the final 1 km or so) with beautiful scenery of the ocean and orchard. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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 such a great way to see everything and even though there were others in the... More 

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Queanbeyan, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 explained all the map and directions but also provided a map and very detailed written... More 

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Thank Ris W
Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used Takaro Trails to book a wine trail for our staff as part of their Christmas Party. Jenny was great to deal with and everything was delivered as promised. Someone met us (sorry, I have forgotten the name!) at Black Barn and they had all the bikes set up and ready to go with the person's name attached. A... More 

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Hastings, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Bikes were all named so we had the correct sizing for everyone. Great service. Easy to contact when needed and very helpful.

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Jenny provides such great service - detailed itineraries, booking restaurants, shuttling luggage. This is exactly how bike tours should be! The route had a variety of landscape, wineries, birds, great food along the way. Good bikes. So much fun!

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