Experience the Art Deco style of Napier, one of the world’s unique cities. A small but vibrant seaside city nestled on the coastline of one of New Zealand’s most popular wine-making and fruit-growing regions along with its past when Napier was levelled by earthquake and fire in 1931 and rebuilt in the depths of the great Depression with optimism and vitality in the styles of the thirties as you Recount the tales of personal loss and tragedy and how this resilient city of Napier was rebuilt to become known as the self-proclaimed Art Deco Capital of the world.
Experience it all with Tour Napier in their fully air-conditioned small group tour, guided by owner/local drivers Paul and Lesley both fully trained Art Deco Tour Guides, providing a informative interactive and entertaining guided tour that brings Napier’s fascinating architectural history to life for you as you take a drive through the compact Art Deco Quarter in the vibrant city centre.
For our visitors who wish to explore further our Napier full day includes stunning scenic locations, wine tasting, a chocolate factory and more
Small group tour by minibus (max 10 passengers) in air conditioned comfort with a friendly, knowledgeable local driver/guide to show you all the highlights of Napier and the surrounding areas. This very popular tour includes fantastic scenery, the largest beekeeping business in the Southern Hemisphere, an Olde Worlde sweet shop where the sweets are sold in glass jars, a sculpture garden and of course the world-famous Art Deco City of Napier.
A varied and fun day out by small minibus exploring the Napier area
A great day out exploring all that Napier and the surrounding Hawkes Bay region has to offer. Includes everything from the history of Art Deco Napier to world class wine tasting, stunning scenery, a chocolate factory and more!
Full Day Tour Includes:
Climb into a vintage or classic car and see the Art Deco buildings of Napier, on a private sightseeing tour. We can arrange to customise the tour to your interests with your driver-guide and learn about the history of this city that was destroyed by an earthquake in 1931. Drive along the coast, stop at a local winery for a tasting, and more over the course of your chosen tour.
Napier’s Art Deco Vintage Car Tours is a great way to learn about the city’s past, as well as a chance to luxuriate in the automotive splendours of yesteryear.