Oar-some Kayak and Walk

KAYAK: Onetahuti to Anchorage WALK: Anchorage to Marahau

$325.00 pp

Multi Day

Highlights:  Tonga Island Marine Reserve, NZ Fur Seals, Tidal Lagoons, Kayak Sailing, Boat Stay, Coastal Walk

Treat yourself to this amazing two day kayak and walk. On your first day, join the Oar-some Marine Reserve one day tour and finish your day in Anchorage where you will be taken to your accommodation on board the Aqua Packers, floating backpackers. Enjoy a hot shower, barbeque dinner, continental breakfast and a cosy cabin or dorm bed. Wake up refreshed and ready for your unguided walk south to Marahau (12.5km) through the canopies of native flora. Take in the breath taking views from the lookout points and be sure to stop and enjoy the many golden sand beaches along the way.

* Camping option available. Please enquire.


Māoriori - Serene

Check In: 8.30am

Group Size: Maximum 8 people (larger groups on request)

Catering: Day one lunch, dinner &  day two breakfast

Departs: Daily

Age: 14+

Kayak: Onetahuti to Anchorage (approx 4 hours)

Walk: Anchorage to Marahau (12km, approx 3.5 hours)

Water Taxi: One taxi ride

Bus: $30 Nelson return.  Free Motueka return

Accommodation: Dorm beds $325pp, Private double cabin $350pp (twin share) - Bedding included

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, lunch for day 2 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 and of course one of our superstar guides.

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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