Activities from Nelson to visit the Abel Tasman

Nelson is claimed to be the sunniest region in New Zealand. If that’s not enough of an excuse to visit then we don’t know what is!

There are endless things to do and see in Nelson, many of them involving the outdoors due to the decent weather all year round! Walking, sailing, kayaking and skydiving are some of the many adventurous things you can do when you visit the Abel Tasman.

Walking is very popular activity in the Abel Tasman. Enjoy our Sail and Walk adventure to see this stunning National Park. You will take a water taxi out to Anchorage beach then go on a 90 minute walk to enjoy the Abel Tasman National Park. Perfect day out if you are on one of our Real Kiwi Adventures or if you are a self driver around New Zealand. 

For a more chilled out and relaxed trip, visit the many art galleries and museums and indulge in the regions fine food and wine. There won’t be a day spent in boredom whilst visiting Nelson! 

Five-hour scenic sailing cruise and a four-hour self- guided coastal walk

1 Day Abel Tasman Sailing Tour

Full day sailing in the Abel Tasman National Park

Imagine ghosting along effortlessly through pristine waters while relaxing aboard a spacious catamaran, surrounded by secluded coves, beaches, islands and lush forest. Treat yourself to the only scheduled Full Day sailing tour in New Zealand's coastal paradise...The Abel Tasman National Park.