Abel Tasman National Park Full Scenic Cruise

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Highlights & inclusions

View world-famous Split Apple Rock
New Zealand Fur Seals
Golden sands and the turquoise waters
Good opportunities for wildlife encounters
See the best of the Abel Tasman
FREE bus transfers from Nelson (9am only)
From
$81.88AUD
or 4 payments of $20.47 with more info

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Fri, Jul 19, 2024

What you can expect

If the Abel Tasman National Park is in your must-see list then a scenic cruise through the region is your ideal trip. Departing several times throughout the day, you can sit back and enjoy a relaxed cruise around the park visiting some of its most popular and most beautiful sights. While on board you will also receive a complimentary hot drink as well as the chance to purchase various snacks and drinks.

For 3 to 4 hours, you’ll be taken past the world-famous Split Apple Rock, a colony of New Zealand Fur Seals, golden sandy beaches and vibrant turquoise waters of the region’s beautiful beaches and bays such as Anchorage, Bark Bay, Tonga Quarry, Awaroa and Totaranui Beach.

While on board you will receive commentary to learn about the region and its local inhabitants. The short duration of this cruise makes it an ideal outing for visitors of all ages and is one of the best ways to experience Abel Tasman National Park while also encountering some of the local wildlife.

Location

What you need to know

Inclusions
  • 3-4 Hour cruise
  • FREE bus transfers from Nelson and Motueka (9:00am sailing only)
Exclusions
  • Hotel transfers
Highlights
  • Experience the majority of the Abel Tasman National Park with good opportunities for wildlife encounters
  • View world-famous Split Apple Rock
  • New Zealand Fur Seals
  • Golden sands and the turquoise waters of Anchorage, Bark Bay, Tonga Quarry, Awaroa and Totaranui Beach
  • Enjoy a comprehensive commentary from our guides and watch the comings and goings of the park
Time
  • Cruises depart at 9am and 12.40pm all year round
  • 10.30am departure is also available from 15th of October to 30th of April
  • 2.30pm departure also available from 1st December to 31st March
  • FREE bus transfers from Nelson and Motueka for 9:00am sailing. Bus departs at 4:30pm, giving you time at Kaiteriteri after your cruise
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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