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Full-Day Self-Guided Cycle and Sail Adventure from Nelson

Full-Day Self-Guided Cycle and Sail Adventure from Nelson

Sailing - Nelson - Starting from $194.00 per person

This one-day self-guided cycle and sail adventure takes in some of the most stunning scenery on Tasman’s Great Taste Trail and the amazing experience of Sailing in the Tasman Bay.

You can choose which direction. Cycle in the morning, return by sail in the afternoon, or sail then cycle.
Cycling the Coastal section of the 'Great Taste Trail' must be experienced. Enjoy craft breweries and wineries or stop in at the World of Wearable Art Museum. With boardwalks, swing bridges, bird... More...


Full-Day Abel Tasman National Park Hiking Tour with Cruise

Full-Day Abel Tasman National Park Hiking Tour with Cruise

Day Tour - Nelson - Starting from $415.00 per person

Abel Tasman Water and Walk is a small group tour for visitors who prefer faster access into the heart of this popular National Park so that they can spend more time exploring the many features with an expert interpretive guide who will highlight the less obvious features of Maori history, early settler activity and the endless stories that abound here, especially from the rich variety of vegetation, birds and aquatic life. More...

Self-Guided Nelson to Mapua Cycle Adventure

Self-Guided Nelson to Mapua Cycle Adventure

Bike Tour - Nelson - Starting from $170.00 per person

This half-day self-guided cycle adventure takes in some of the most stunning scenery on Tasman’s Great Taste Trail taking approximately 4-hours. There are many fun stops along the way with award winning wineries, craft breweries, and the World of Wearable Art museum to name a few.

Cycle along the old rail route from Nelson City to Richmond then turn onto the picturesque Coastal Route to Rabbit Island and Mapua. It is all grade one riding (easy) where a moderate fitness level is... More...


Apex Car Rentals - Nelson

Apex Car Rentals - Nelson

Car Rental - Nelson

Experience car hire the Kiwi way and let New Zealand's largest home-grown car rental company get you on the road. Choose Apex Car Rentals and experience why their customers have rated them the best car rental company for three years running.

Locations Nationwide
Apex has two convenient rental locations in Nelson, in the City and at Nelson Airport, as well as 12 other city and regional locations nationwide. One-way hires are available at no additional charge, allowing you to... More...

The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River

The Hobbit Barrel Run Rafting Tour on the Pelorus River

White Water Rafting - Nelson - Starting from $175.00 per person

Join this unique half-day kayaking experience on the most beautiful river in New Zealand, the Pelorus River. Follow in the footsteps of Bilbo and his friends from the world-famous movie, The Hobbit, while taking advantage of the great panorama. The Pelorus River is an easy paddle for all age levels and a great introduction to Canoeing in New Zealand’s most beautiful landscapes, fully guided. More...

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Arcadia MotelArcadia Motel - Motel.

Arcadia Motel is situated just 3 minutes’ walk from Tahunanui Beach. It has a solar-heated swimming pool and rooms with...

Marlborough Sounds Greenshell Mussel Tasting Cruise from HavelockMarlborough Sounds Greenshell Mussel Tasting Cruise from Havelock - Sightseeing Cruise - Havelock. Starting from $125.00 per person.

Enjoy the natural beauty of the Marlborough Sounds, at the top of New Zealand's South Island, with this indulgent...

 

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