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Cruise to Golden Bay

A great way to see Abel Tasman National Park and the highlights of Golden Bay in one day! Enjoy a scenic cruise along the coast of Abel Tasman National Park and explore the best spots in Golden Bay including Te Waikoropupu Springs. Abel Tasman kayak option available too! We’ll return to your accommodation driving over Takaka Hill taking in stunning views over Golden Bay, Abel Tasman National Park and Tasman Bay. read more


Wine Exposed Nelson

Enjoy the best of Nelson’s boutique wineries while enjoying fantastic views of Tasman Bay and the mountains beyond. Sample wines from our two unique and diverse sub-regions, the Waimea Plains and the Moutere Hills. Enjoy outstanding Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and aromatics, as well as an impressive mix of emerging varieties on a wine trail that is compact enough to experience in one day. Includes lunch, refreshments, and all tastings. read more


Abel Tasman Water & Walk

Experience an incredible day out in New Zealand’s smallest and most beautiful National Park! We’ll head to Kaiteriteri and join our cruise, passing golden sand beaches, Split Apple Rock, Adele Island wildlife sanctuary and Fur Seal colonies on the way to Medlands beach. The guided walk from here navigates lush native forest with an abundance of birdlife and stunning views. Enjoy lunch on the beach at Torrent Bay before passing Cleopatras Pools on the way to the golden sands of Anchorage beach. read more


Nelson in a Day

Come with us on a journey of discovery and see what makes the Nelson region so attractive to live and play in! Nelson, New Zealand’s 2nd oldest city, still has a village feel, full of character with its historic precincts, grand old houses and colourful personalities. We’ll take a scenic loop, visiting the seaside village of Mapua, the golden sands of Kaiteriteri and the artists of Moutere Village meet some locals and take in gorgeous views of Tasman Bay with the Kahurangi ranges beyond. read more


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Scenic nature tours in Abel Tasman Nelson, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks, Golden Bay and Forest Parks and Reserves in the North-west and West Coast of the South Island, New Zealand.
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Wine Exposed visits the small boutique family owned New Zealand wineries that are the most picturesque to be found anywhere to learn their unique or historical stories. Private wine tastings, matched with gourmet local food.
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The Arts


Nelson celebrates being the Art centre of New Zealand as the galleries in and around Nelson clearly showcase why the city is a giant culture magnet attracting both artists and visitors in a fusion of creativity that exists all year round.
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We pride ourselves of providing exceptional service and experienced, knowledgeable guides. We judge our achievements from our client feedback. The following testimonials are from our visitor book.

Thank you for two great days of adventure, wine and art. Fabulous choices in where to take us. Great salmon & lunches!! Great conversations & knowledge about area and wine.

Sharon Parker & Dick McGonigal, Connecticut

We have been on a number of wine tours in some pretty good places but this has been the best –BY FAR! Noel has been a brilliant host. Thank you.

Jill & Tony Innes Norwich, UK

You are a wealth of info and a joy to be around. Thank you for the great food, Abel Tasman trek and art.

Layne & Michael Lieberman

The best day out in a long time ! Noels knowledge is amazing - thanks

Daniel Rickett - Waterford UK

Even more fun than last year!

Raedene & Bill Kalm, USA

Wonderful outing. Enjoyed every minute & learnt a lot.

Nancy & Matt Rohn, Belgium

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