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Abel Tasman Kayaks

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Abel Tasman Kayaks was established in 1986, realising a vision to bring visitors into the glorious Abel Tasman National Park. Sea kayaking is such a unique, low impact way to explore the beautiful golden beaches, peaceful coves and lagoons, offshore...more
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Abel Tasman National Park 7196, New Zealand
+64 3-527 8022
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Reviewed today via mobile

We hired kayaks for a four day trip up and down the coast. We decided to do this over walking the track and it was worth it. The first two days had really rough sea with 1.5m swell. Abel Tasman kayaks were very safety conscious...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Fearless803025
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We paddled our first-ever sea kayak multi-day trip with SARAH as our fantastic guide. She provides a safe, & fun paddle. All inclusuve paddle along the Beautiful Abel Tasman National Park coast near Nelson, NZ. Beautiful bays,calm & warm waters, Marine Reserve on first day....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jilljahraus
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’re just back from a wonderful 3 days with ATK on their 3 day classic kayak trip. I had never kayaked before but decided just to go for it and I’m so glad I did. Sarah was our fantastic guide who took care of everything....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Auchterarder56
Reviewed 3 days ago

A sea kayak in the Abel Tasman National Park was one of the "must do" things on a 10 day vacation in Nelson. As a New Zealander we often take the beauty of the place we live in for granted and so we were only...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gypsy2829
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous day kayaking in perfect seas and coastline . As a never before kayaker , and sadly over 50 and not super fit I was a bit nervous but had the best day ever ! Thanks Darrell great knowledge of the area and gave confidence...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 553lisell
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I did a day tour with ATK on 24th December 2018. It was great weather, the tides were in our favour and we got to see a lot of the lagoons which added so much to the experience. It was the most...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AngelaMou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous day with ATK - easy pick up from the hotel, well-organised briefing, sea taxi and instructions for the walk before being picked up again from Bark Bay, for the afternoon kayak session. Special thanks to Mowgli, our Kayak Guide, who made...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took about 2.5 (about 9 kilometers) hours to paddle out to observation beach, stopping to see the amazing islands and baby seals with their mom. The lunch was really good, yummy sandwiches, fruit, carrot cake and juicres. Even french pressed coffee. We then hiked...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FunWorldExplorer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked on a 3 day trip as an individual and ATK made the entire process really easy. They were helpful and flexible with the booking and their staff were really accommodating. Our guide Jeremy was FANTASTIC! Really friendly, incredibly knowledgeable about the local area,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ts0184
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelled as a couple over 2 days using Abel Tasman Kayaks. The company was proficient and the staff were experienced and friendly. The trip was fantastic with a wonderful guide, Jeremy, who we found friendly, charming and very knowledgeable about the history, the flora and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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29 December 2016|
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Response from Kenny P | Reviewed this property |
Sadly no ideas. We stayed in Te Anau and drove 120km to get to Milford. Limited and pretty basic facilities in Milford from what I can gather.
6 May 2016|
Response from YogiFlounder |
Hi workingmom, yes they do offer a few different overnight trips. If you google "abel tasman kayaks" you can click on their website and see which ones they offer. We will be visiting in Nov. and plan to do the Remote Coast... More
Julie M
16 February 2015|
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Response from snoooz | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. You can check their website which is pretty good.