Cruise Ship Excursion Napier, Classic Car Tour, Art Deco City

Enjoy a Classic Car tour of Napier the art deco city taking in the past and the present

Napier National Aquarium

Napier National Aquarium

Cruise Napier’s Marine Parade

Make your cruise ship excursion in Napier a memorable one with Napier Tours NZ Classic Car Tour. We will take you on a journey through the years. This museum has no walls. Hear stories of an event that destroyed a vibrant city. Hear tales of personal experiences.  Learn about the rebirth of Napier City the “Art deco capital of the world” 

Classic car tour in “Albert” our Stunning 1966 Pontiac, Full commentary during the tour.

The Art Deco City

Take a look at Napier’s past and present, gain an understanding of what happens when the forces of nature collide causing a massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake. The 1931 quake and fire destroyed the city, raised 4000 hectares of land and changed the face of Napier.

 

hhistoric Ahuriri fishing village

Ahuriri fishing village

 

Travel over the Napier hill to the historic Ahuriri fishing village. Cruise by coffee shops and eateries view murals and the marina.

 

 

National tobacco building

National Tobacco Building

 

 

We share the story of the famous National Tobacco Company, Stopping here for photos.

 

The tour visits Napier’s original port, also see the pre-earthquake suburb in Napier south and the art deco suburb of Marewa. Visit the park where workers camps were set up during construction of the art deco city.

Art Deco suburb

At the conclusion of the tour, we link back to the Marine parade drop off point for cruise ship passengers at the Napier Isite.