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Abel Tasman National Park Cruise and Forest Walk

  • Explore Abel Tasman park on a full-day tour via land and water
  • Soak up the atmosphere of the forest on a 6.5-mile (10.5-km) trek
  • Cruise through the park listening to guided commentary
Abel Tasman National Park Cruise and Forest Walk
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Abel Tasman National Park Cruise and Forest Walk
Explore New Zealand's Abel Tasman National Park on this full-day tour that combines a forest walk and a boat cruise. Listen to live commentary about the area's flora and fauna during the cruise, then disembark for a 6.5-mile (10.5-km) walk through the dense forest past the Falls River swing bridge, stopping for a swim at Cleopatra's Pool.
What to Expect

Discover New Zealand’s South Island on a full-day tour which starts from Kaiteriteri Beach at 9am. Then you´ll take the cruise to and around Abel Tasman National Park. Be prepared to bring walking shoes to walk good 10.5 km. You'll walk through some of the most stunning forests that New Zealand has to offer.

Following a full-park scenic cruise, enjoy a drop-off at Medlands Beach at 11:30am. Walk along the Anchorage Beach including the scenic highlights of the South Head lookout. Pass the famous Falls River swing-bridge and take a swim at Cleopatra’s Pool.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Friendly, efficient and fair value

We used this company to access the park and take a walk. The crew were welcoming and very helpful with their advice. They showed genuine interest on your return as to how the adventure had been. Nice commentary on board, clean toilet and an on...More

Thank KiwiOakley
Reviewed 10 July 2018
good water taxi company for visit to Abel Tasman Park

One has numerous options offered by this company. We found them to be reliable and a very good way to become acquainted with Abel Tasman Park, a beautiful spot and lovely park on the northern part of the southern island of New Zealand. We took...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 28 May 2018
One day to discover Abel Tasman National Park

We had only one day to discover Abel Tasman National Park: we decided to purchase a one-day tour with the company Sea Shuttle and had a fabulous time. We chose their most popular option: "Discover Day Option B Forest and Swing Bridge". We left at...More

Thank BTChevalier
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We took the 9.00am cruise from Kaiteriteri Beach, along almost the entire coastline, with a running commentary from the crew. The cruise lasted for 2.5 hours with stops along the way to drop off and collect passengers. We then returned to Medlands Beach from where...More

Thank LadyWillow2014
Reviewed 5 April 2018
Great way to see the park

Easy booking. Plenty of seats on board and a good commentary from the captain. Plenty of superb views all along the way. We got off at Anchorage Bay and did the peninsular walk which left an hour or so for sun bathing. Well worth it.

Thank Martin B
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