Oar-some Kayak and Walk

Highlights: Tonga Island Marine Reserve, Seals, Native Bush Walk and Catered Accommodation.

$250.00 pp

Multi Day

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.


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

Water Taxi: One taxi ride

Bus: $30 Nelson return

Walk: Approx 4 hours (12kms).  Anchorage to Marahau

Accommodation: Dorm beds $250pp, Private double cabin $290pp (twin share)

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 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.

Brochure Map Low Res Copy page 001Click the link below to download your Abel Tasman Map:

Abel-Tasman-Map.pdf