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Bay Tours Nelson

Nelson 7011, New Zealand
0800 229 868
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Very Enjoyable Wine Tour

We had a fantastic day with Owen touring around wineries, breweries and seeing some of the local... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Casey H
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Blenheim, New Zealand
Fun, Relaxing and Enjoyable Wine Tour

What a lovely experience. We loved having Owen as our Guide as the Tour was full of information fun... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ksim065
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Kia Ora / Hi, Experience all the flavours of Nelson. Enjoy wine, art,scenic, golf and Maori tours with the enthusiastic and experienced Bay Tours Team. Let us give you the 'Perfect day out!'
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“oldest pub” (15 reviews)
“wine tour” (40 reviews)
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Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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0800 229 868
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic day with Owen touring around wineries, breweries and seeing some of the local sights of the Nelson region. Owen was a perfect host - he's very knowledgable about the area and always up for a good laugh! Van was very comfortable...More

Thank Casey H
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora Casey. It was a real pleasure to have you and the whanau out for the day and didn't seem like work at all :-) I hope you managed to download all the pics I took and that the evening of the tour went...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely experience. We loved having Owen as our Guide as the Tour was full of information fun and very relaxing. We had a lovely day visiting 3 Wineries and then the oldest Pub in NZ, we even got to visit some special spots...More

Thank Ksim065
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora / Hi Kathryn & Cole. Thanks guys for the lovely review. Glad we were able to help make the day special for you both. The big three O :-) Hope the rest of your weekend went well here. The weather came good on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

everything was beautiful! we loved the wines. Nelson has awesome food and trees and people and .....More

Thank Haishan F
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora / Ni hao Bella :-) How lovely you sent in your review even though Engish is not your first language. Thank you. It was very nice to have you and your friends here in Nelson and to show you around our region. Glad...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a cruise that made a port call in Nelson. The ship offered this tour but at a very high price, so we booked online well in advance with Owen. They were great to work with. Our tour guide was Evelyn and we...More

Thank Dawn V
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora / Hello Mike & Dawn. Thanks so much for your lovely review and yes it was a smart move to book direct with us :-) The weather certainly played its part for your tour of Nelson. Sunny and warm :-) Yes Evelyn is...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We phoned up last-minute asking if we could book onto a tour for the following day, Owen told us that there were no organised tours but that his fellow guide Evelyn would take us out anyway on the "Wine, Brews and Views" tour. We had...More

Thank welshies2009
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Kia ora Emma & David. Guys thank you so much for the lovely review. Glad you enjoyed the day with Evelyn. I will pass on your great feedback to her. She will be thrilled to bits :-) I hope you saw the pics and have...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Huge thanks to Owen for a spectacular day enjoying the Wines, Brews and Views that Nelson turned on for 4 Aussies on the tail end of our NZ adventure. Starting with the stunning views from the lookout on a sensational day which we know that...More

Thank Wilma B
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Kia ora / Hi Cobbers :-) Thanks Wilhemine for taking the time to send in your review. We really appreciate the thought thank you. Yes always good to have our Anzac mates over as we can take the P out of each other and have...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

We went on the half day wine tasting tour with Evelyn as our guide. It was the must do trip on our visit to Nelson and we were certainly not disappointed - a great day. The tour was expertly organized and Evelyn was a great...More

1  Thank Shahi27
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Kia ora / Hi Shelley. Many thanks for your lovely review. I have passed your feedback on to Evelyn and I know she will be chuffed. Thank you for taking the time to send it into TA. The weather was great that day as well....More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

We got signed up for a tour with this group through our travel agent on our Honeymoon and couldn't have been more happy with the experience. We had spent many of our previous days hiking and doing physical activities, and this tour was so relaxing...More

Thank jdstrode1
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Kia ora / Hi John & Nic Great to have you guys over from Canada. Always nice to have our commonwealth friends here. Thanks and glad you enjoyed the day we had out together. We had a good group that day I recall. Some good...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Thank you to Owen for a great day exploring 3 fantastic local breweries and New Zealand's oldest Pub. Owen new the brewers at all the locations and as a home brewer I was able to ask all the questions I wanted while sampling a copious...More

Thank Screamer02
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks Chris. Appreciate the feedback and glad you and Annee had a good time. Yes I'm sure you got a lot of your brewing questions answered :-) You may have to invite Dick over to help out when you set up your Brewery in the...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

This was a great introduction to Nelson and some wonderful wineries & Local Artisan beers. Owen Perry of Bay tours ran a relaxed and informative tour which took us to 4 great wineries , a local historic pub and an local brewer. We also had...More

Thank Laura M
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Kia ora / Gidday cobbers :-) Thanks Laura for taking the time out to send us the lovely review. It is much appreciated. It was great to have our Aussie mates across from the West Island for a few days and I enjoyed meeting you...More

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Mary H
Would your tour be suitable for 2 fairly fit 70 year olds?
17 October 2016|
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Response from NOIDK | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe so, however, I would try to have the owner be your tour guide.
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Stan R
Yes I should be in Nelson from the 16th to 18 November so if you give me details of the Bay Tours
18 July 2015|
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Response from exnavy76 | Property representative |
Kia ora / Hi Stan. Mate take a look at our website. Check out Bay Tours Nelson. Cheers and best. Owen & Sue
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