Day Tours in Nelson Tasman
- Abel Tasman and Golden Bay in One Day
- Half Day or Day Wine Tasting Tour
ABEL TASMAN AND GOLDEN BAY IN ONE DAY:
Pick up from Motueka or Nelson.
Drive to Kaiteriteri Beach.
Cruise from Kaiteriteri Beach to Totaranui along the coastline of the Abel Tasman Park ( 1 ½ h ).
while your Driver Guide drives bus over the Takaka hill to Totaranui.
Enjoy stunning beach in Totaranui.
Pick up by your Driver Guide, 20 minute drive through National Park and Golden Bay.
Stops with option short walks and to lookouts.
Break for shopping, walk and lunch in Takaka.
Visit of sacred Maori site Te Waikoropupu Springs.
Scenic drive over Takaka Hill back to Motueka and Nelson.
HALF DAY WINE TOUR:
Visit Family owned award winning boutique wineries, wine tastings included.
GODEN BAY - WHARARIKI BEACH - FAREWELL SPIT:
We will first drive over the Takaka hill (791m) On the way we pass dramatic lookouts over Tasman Bay, Abel Tasman National Park and Golden Bay.
We have a stop at Te Waikoropupu Springs, the largest freshwater springs Australasia and reputedly the clearest in the world.
We will have a stop at Farewell Spit Cafe. You will be able to take in the stunning views over Farewell Spit.
Stop at Wharariki Beach: You arrive at the most amazing beach, sand dunes and huge rock formations. If you are lucky you might see seals. (Walk through hills and on sand).
In Takaka - halfway on our trip from Motueka to Wharariki Beach - there is time for shopping and cafes.
FULL DAY WINE AND DINE TOUR:
Customised to your particular interests this tour will show you what the region is known for: boutique winereries, small craft beer breweries, the arts and good food. Price includes all wine tastings and light lunch with one drink.