EXPLORE THE REGION

and stay a little longer...

WHAT TO DO

Adventure awaits you

PLACES TO SEE

Explore the Region

WHERE TO EAT

Local places to dine

Here are a few of the many options to explore the Tasman region, there are plenty more.
We’re happy to share our knowledge of the region with you and make sure you make the most of your stay… just ask!!​

VISIT THE ABEL TASMAN NATIONAL PARK

World-famous for it's breath-taking coastal walking track the Abel Tasman boasts a mild climate, golden beaches and lush coastal native bush.

Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle

These trips offer you superb experiences in the Abel Tasman National Park, while traveling on clear, blue water. The purpose-built catamaran water taxis, with easy walk on-off access for all age groups and our experienced and knowledgeable team will ensure you get the best out of your time in this part of New Zealand.

Kaiteriteri Kayaks

Over 50 kilometres of coastline offers dozens of golden sand beaches to visit, while the many coves and lagoons provide plenty of interesting nooks and crannies to explore. Sea kayaking here also opens up a world of sea and bird life encounters with animals such as penguins, seals and dolphins.

ABEL TASMAN ECOTOURS

EcoTours three full day tour options explore the iconic coastline on our own purpose built charter boat, the remote inland heart of the park where few others visit, and a guided tour through the Abel Tasman region visiting a plethora of magical sites including the incredible Ngarua caves.

Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures

Explore the beauty and sights of the Abel Tasman National Park and Nelson Bays on a comfortable sailing catamaran. Join with others or enjoy a private tour, whether for a few hours sailing or a multiday holiday.

kaiteriteri mountain bike park

Part of the Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve and gateway to the world renowned Abel Tasman National Park, the Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park offers great riding for all abilities in a stunning and unique setting.

TRAIL JOURNEYS NELSON

Trail Journeys have a range of bikes available for hire from Kaiteriteri that are suitable for the Great Taste Trail or Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park. They have top end full-suspension mountain bikes, trail bikes, electric bikes and kids bikes so that you can make the most of exploring what Kaiteriteri has to offer.

ABEL TASMAN CANYONS

Jump into deep crystal clear pools, abseil besides or sometimes even through showering waterfalls, slide down water polished chutes, and soar over waterfalls and giant boulders attached to a zipline. These trips are perfectly suited for the adventurous visitor.

SKYDIVE ABEL TASMAN

Nothing can prepare you for the sheer exhilaration and adrenaline you’ll feel as you freefall at 200km/h for over 60 seconds! Soar over 3 national parks, golden beaches, turquoise oceans and snow-capped mountains. Best Skydive value!

CHECKOUT THE LOCAL WINERIES

Enjoy exploring Nelson's boutique wineries where exquisite local wines are crafted. You'll delight in the craftsmanship of local artisans, art exhibitions, great food and breathtaking views of the picturesque hills and plains of our region.

VISIT THE MOTUEKA SUNDAY MARKET

You'll find a combination of a farmers market, a craft market, a second-hand market as well a great place to eat, relax and enjoy time with friends and family.

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Nearby Places to Eat

These 3 eateries are located at Kaiteriteri just a 10-15 minute walk or a 2 minute drive away

THE BEACHED WHALE

The Beached Whale is a casual seaside restaurant located in Kaiteriteri. Their full a la carte menu, bar menu and wood-fired pizzas caters to both eat in and takeaway diners.

GONE BURGERS

Delicious, affordable, locally sourced produce and their own special coffee blend combine to create the perfect compliment to a great day out!!

KAI RESTAURANT & BAR

Enjoy a delicious meal, relax on the Kaiteriteri beach-side deck with a coffee or savour a local wine, beer or cider at the bar. What a view of Tasman Bay!

There are plenty more amazing dining options in the region if you wish to venture a little further. Please ask at reception for more options further afield!