Thank you for the curiosity that’s led you here.

Nelson Tasman is a place of stunning natural landscapes – lakes, mountains, rivers, native bush, beaches. We have it all easily within reach, whether you’re arriving via ferry from the North Island, flying into our airport, or driving here from the South.

Welcome. We look forward to sharing the extraordinary place that we call home with you.

Our latest visitor map showcases some of Nelson Tasman's greatest cycling and scenic walking trails alongside a comprehensive road map to make your stay in the region simple and straightforward.

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Regional i-SITES

Nelson
Millers Acre Centre
Taha o te Awa
77 Trafalgar Street, Nelson
03-548 2304

Motueka
20 Wallace St, Motueka 7120
03-528 6543

There are so many reasons why you should come and visit the Nelson Tasman Region. Nature at its finest, great shopping, eateries, arts & artisans and activities.

Our hand picked local guides at Farewell Spit Eco Tours have been sharing Farewell Spit Nature reserve with visitors from ... View details

$58.00 - $180.00

Get up here! It's Epic! Enjoy stunning views as you climb to altitude over snow-capped mountains, golden beaches and turquoise ... View details

Abel Tasman Canyons

Slide down water polished chutes, jump into crystal clear pools and abseil through showering waterfalls. That's what canyoning is about! ...

$199.00 - $399.00

Trail Journeys Nelson

Trail Journeys Nelson offers a variety of day or multi-day cycling adventures, allowing you to explore Tasman's Great Taste Trail, ...

$5.00 - $3,000.00

McCashins Brewery Kitchen and Bar

Housed in the historic Rochdale Cider Factory, McCashin’s is a "must visit" with brewery tours at 11am Mon-Friday - except ...

$25.00

Three ways to travel

By Sea

By Sea

Regular Cook Strait ferries provide vehicle and passenger access between Wellington in the North Island and Picton in the South Island.

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By Air

By Air

Seven airlines service the region: Air New Zealand, Jetstar, Kiwi Regional Airlines, Originair, Sounds Air, air2there and Golden Bay Air.

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By Road

By Road

The Nelson Tasman region is accessible by road from Christchurch, Blenheim, Picton and Murchison.

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