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Local Area

Welcome to Nelson the sunshine capital of New Zealand.  Blessed with a landscape of rugged mountains, stunning beaches of golden sand, pristine rivers and lakes all bordered by three National Parks, Nelson is a fantastic holiday destination.  Surrounded by boutique wineries, craft breweries, delicious cafes and restaurants with a very vibrant arts and crafts community but also catering for adventure activities Nelson is a hard place to leave….

Activities & Adventure

Aqua Taxis - Abel Tasman

Shuttle, day trips & tours into Abel Tasman National Park.

Abel Tasman National Park

Walk, sea kayak, boat transport & cruise Abel Tasman National Park.

Department of Conservation

Hiking, Sightseeing, Day walks, NZ National Parks

Abel Tasman National Park, Kahurangi National Park, Nelson Lakes National Park

Buller Canyon Jet

Jet boat ride, longest swingbridge in NZ – Murchison, NZ.

Eco Tours of Farewell Spit

Eco Tours of Farewell Spit in Golden Bay

Kayaking in Abel Tasman

Kayaking in the Abel Tasman.

A Choice of places to hire from:

www.seakayaknz.co.nz

www.abeltasmankayaks.co.nz

Bike Hire in the local area

Bike hire Mapua, Nelson, NZ

Dining

Hopgoods Restaurant & Bar

One of Nelson’s finest award winning dining experiences and a restaurant you should not miss

284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson

Tel : +64 3 545 7191

www.hopgoods.co.nz

 

Other

Straw Bale Homes

Wanaka (designers & builders of straw bale homes).