Two Day Kiwi Escape
Highlights: Multiple Seal Colonies, Tonga Island Marine Reserve, Tidal Lagoons, Islands, Shag Harbour, Granite Coastline & Camping.
Enjoy a fully catered, truly NZ camping experience staying at a beachfront campsite with golden sand on your doorstep. Kayak from Onetahuti down to Anchorage and be enchanted from the moment you set eyes on your new found paradise. Tonga Island will not disappoint with its abundance of playful seals. Relax as your guide cooks your delicious NZ kai (food) for dinner and treats you to some kiwi classics. Rise and shine to a plentiful breakfast and embark on another breath-taking day. Kayak south to Marahau via the sheltered Astrolabe waters and visit the 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.
Pakiha - Escape
Check In: 8.30am
Group Size: Maximum 8 people (larger groups on request)
Catering: Fully Catered
Departs: Thursday (1 Dec - 28 Feb) or on request for private groups
Kayak: Onetahuti to Marahau
Water Taxi: One taxi ride
Bus: $30 Nelson return
Walk: Optional in the evening
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 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, tent, sleeping bag including liner, self inflating bed roll, heavy duty plastic bags for personal gear and of course one of our superstar guides.
Abel Tasman Map
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