Kiwi Escape Combo
KAYAK: Onetahuti to Marahau WALK: n/a
Highlights: NZ Fur Seals, Tonga Island Marine Reserve, Tidal Lagoons, Shag Harbour, Adele Island Bird Sanctuary, Kayak Sailing, Guided & Rental.
Enjoy a water taxi to Onetahuti before starting your guided kayak tour south to Anchorage. Be enchanted from the moment you set your eyes on your new found paradise as you paddle your way through the Tonga Island Marine Reserve. Stay overnight at the beautiful beach side campsite in Anchorage and wake up ready to embark on another breath-taking day. On day two, kayak your own way (unguided) back to Marahau at your pace. Explore the secluded, golden sand beaches and the Astrolabe Islands, bursting with seals and bird life.This tour is sure to create life long memories in a place we are lucky enough to call home.
* Overnight & day two is unguided and uncatered
Hoe - Paddle
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Check In: 8.30am
Group Size: Minimum 2 people, Maximum 8 people (larger groups on request)
Catering: Day one lunch only
Kayak: Day 1, GUIDED - Onetahuti to Anchorage (approx 4 hours). Day 2, UNGUIDED- Anchorage to Marahau (approx 4 hours)
Walk: Optional in the evening
Water Taxi: One taxi ride
Bus: $30 Nelson return. Free Motueka return
Accommodation: Camp pass included, camp gear available to hire if required.
Accommodation Upgrades: DOC Hut $340pp, Aquapackers Dorm $375pp (includes dinner and breakfast), Aquapackers double cabin $400pp (includes dinner and breakfast)
What To Bring
What to bring:
Please bring with you a water bottle, sunscreen, hat, insect repellent, swim suit or fast drying clothing (avoid pants or jeans), warm jacket (avoid cotton – wool or fleece is best), change of clothes, towel, walking shoes or walking sandals, any personal medication you may require, warm change of clothes for the evenings, torch, tent, sleeping bags, sleeping mat, portable gas cooker, food (dinner, breakfast, day two lunch) and of course don’t forget your camera.
What we provide:
Top quality double sea kayak, buoyancy aid, spray skirt, paddle jacket, paddle, waterproof map, all safety gear required, food (when included), dry bag for cameras, heavy duty plastic bags for personal gear and of course one of our superstar guides.
Why Choose R&R Kayaks?
R&R Kayaks is the product of a dream. We've developed R&R from scratch, ensuring everything is the way it should be. Our Equipment is top of the line and the highest quality. Our base is clean, tidy and purpose built. Our guides are some of the best, hand-picked by us. Our tours are designed to showcase the highlights of the park and our kayak rentals give you the flexibility to do it your way.
We have an extremely high level of customer service with Trip Advisor Excellence Awards and we're the winners of the Start Up Business Award for Nelson/Tasman.
We believe it's the little things that count. With a fine eye for detail, we've thought of everything!
We stand by our high quality product and high level of customer service. So much so that we put our names behind it - we are Rets & Ro.
We are R&R Kayaks.
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