Half Day Wine Tour
You will be in awe of the natural surroundings whilst savouring absolutely world class wines. The half day trip starts in the morning at 10.30 am or 12pm. We will visit 3 to 4 different wineries. At one winery we will have the opportunity to order a light or gourmet lunch while tasting wine. As we travel along the Waimea Plains and into the Hills of Upper Moutere you have the opportunity to see the best of Tasman's outstanding scenery. Your tour guide will provide you with information on the local history within the area. All wine tastings are included, lunch at your own cost. The tour is about 4 to 5 hours. Pick up is either from Nelson area or Motueka aWith their vast knowledge, our guides can explain the wines and the tasting but also provide a lot of background information.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Seifried Estate Winery & Vineyard, 184 Redwood Road, Appleby, Richmond 7081 New ZealandWine TastingDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Nelson Lakes National Park, New ZealandTravellers will see the best scenery of the Nelson Region and will also visit 4 wineries with the opportunity to have time for lunch (not included in tour price) in one winery. Duration: 4 hours
Full-Day Abel Tasman Kayak and Walk
Paddle into the heart of Abel Tasman National Park on a full-day kayaking and trekking tour with a guide. Start with an included water-taxi ride from Marahau and see a seal colony in its natural environment. Your guide accompanies you beautiful beaches along the coastline and introduces you to the spectacular scenery of Abel Tasman before a return bus transfer to Motueka.Your day starts with a bus transfer from the kayaking base in Motueka, followed by a quick water-taxi ride to the northern beach of Onetahuti. From there, you'll paddle by kayak with your guide to Tonga Island and its flourishing seal colony. Appreciate the beauty of these sleek mammals while you observe them from a distance in their natural environment. Tides permitting, explore the spectacular Tonga Arches, and head south to Bark Bay.After lunch (own expense), you have the option to continue kayaking to Anchorage or leave your guide for a 7-mile (12-km) hike to Anchorage, which includes the Falls River swing bridge. Afterward, catch the water taxi back to Marahau and shuttle back to the base in Motueka, where you're free to access the Wi-Fi or a hot shower.