4 Day Abel Tasman Family Adventure

4 Day Abel Tasman Family Adventure

Nelson is gateway to the fabulous Abel Tasman National Park and has plenty of adventure activities and fun attractions for the whole family to enjoy.

TOUR OVERVIEW
Nelson is gateway to the fabulous Abel Tasman National Park and has plenty of adventure activities and fun attractions for the whole family to enjoy.

Happy Valley Farm & Adventures is just a 15 minute drive to the northeast of Nelson city towards Cable Bay. They offer a host of fun adventures and activities that will appeal to all the family. There is paintball, horse treks, quad-bike rides, the Argo amphibious vehicle and the world’s longest flying fox adventure, the Skywire. You’ll soar like a bird for over 3kms and up to 150 metres above the beautiful native forest canopy on this amazing eco-ride. Securely fastened in one of four racing car seats in the Skywire chair, your ride takes you forwards & backwards for nearly 10 minutes, reaching speeds of nearly 100kph!

It is a 90 minute drive to Tata Beach in the Abel Tasman National Park. This is the starting point for your guided half day kayaking adventure. Gently paddle out to nearby Tata Islands, home to New Zealand’s largest shag colony. Amble past the resident seal family and the penguins that pop up occasionally will delight you & the children. Pass through a beautiful granitic archway to Wainui Bay, home to some amazing rock formations and secluded golden beaches. No previous kayaking experience is required as all ages and abilities are catered for in stable double kayaks. This is a fun day out the whole family will enjoy!

The Nelson region is an area of diverse beauty that enjoys a Mediterranean-type climate. It boasts the greatest number of sunshine hours in New Zealand and is home to a thriving arts & crafts colony where locals enjoy a relaxed and easy-going lifestyle. Nelson is a great base to explore the Abel Tasman National Park and there are numerous family style activities available including jet boating, rafting, horse treks, cycle tours, mountain biking, mini-golf, fun parks and much more!

Tour Info

Tour Name: 4 Day Abel Tasman Family Adventure
From: Nelson to Nelson
Valid: May 18 - Mar 19
Duration: 4 Days
Tour Code: SBNSN4F

Inclusions

3 nights accommodation at the Grand Mercure Monaco Resort
4 days rental of 1.8L Toyota Corolla or similar (other car categories available on request)
Unlimited kms and vehicle insurance (excess applies)
GPS Navigation unit
Skywire flying fox adventure
Guided half day kayaking trip in the Abel Tasman National Park

Day by Day Tour Itinerary

Day 1
Nelson

On arrival, please collect your rental car and make your way to your hotel. The rest of today is at leisure to enjoy the local sights.

Day 2
Nelson

Visit Happy Valley Adventures this morning & experience the Skywire Flying Fox. There are plenty of other fun activities to enjoy afterwards.

Day 3
Abel Tasman National Park

Make your way to the Abel Tasman National Park for your guided family kayaking tour of Golden Bay.

Day 4
Nelson

Free time for some last minute sightseeing before returning your rental car & departing Nelson for your next destination.

4 Day Abel Tasman Family Adventure
Short Breaks
Tour Code: SBNSN4F
From (NZD) $747 per person
Departures: May 18 - Mar 19

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