1 Day Kayak
Kayak from Marahau and enjoy the many beaches along the Astrolabe Roadstead. Visit the islands, watch the seals, listen to the birdsong and kayak back to finish in Marahau
All the information you need to know can be found below. If you have any other questions please contact us
Check in: 8.30am (or 10.30am subject to availability)
Included: Kayak hire & gear
Water taxi: Nil
Kayaking time: Approx 4 hours over the day
Walking time: Nil
Food: Packed lunch available (day one only) $15/pp
The Important Stuff
Group size: Minimum 2 people
Prior experience: Highly recommended
Safety briefing: 1hr - 2hrs
Age limit: 14 years +
Transport: $30 Nelson return
Price: Based on 2 people
Gear We Provide
Top quality sea kayaks, buoyancy aids, spray skirts, spray jackets, paddles, spare paddle, flares, waterproof maps, hand pump, dry bag and gear bag
What To Bring
Water bottle, sunscreen, camera, insect repellent, medication, first aid supplies and sufficient food (there is nowhere to purchase food while in the national park).
Warm layer (fleece/thermal/merino), quick drying clothing (avoid cotton & long pants), sun hat and sandals.
Camping equipment (for multi day kayak rentals):
Tent, sleeping bags, sleeping mats, cooker, pot, pan, cooking utensils, cutlery, torch and plates.
Personal clothing for camping:
Rain jacket, footwear for walking, warm clothes including socks, long sleeve top, long pants and a warm jacket.
Abel Tasman Map
Click the link below to download your Abel Tasman Map: