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“stew”(134 reviews)
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Enhance your experience of natural New Zealand. The Abel Tasman's only conservation tour. Relax, be inspired and marvel at the paradise we call home. Our top notch guides will 'open your eyes' to the world around you. Choose from a fully guided boat...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Marahau 7197, New Zealand
+64 800 223 538
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An excellent day trip with Stu (No. 1 - on his first day as captain) and Stu (No. 2) our on the water in the bay of Tasman skirting the Abel Tasman national park - with beach and bay stops and a short walking excursion....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You will learn a lot from excellent, skilled, friendly guide. You can ask whatever you want. You will be Part of a small Group on a small boat. It means you can go to more shallow waters. You will do Short walks, some of them...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Kia ora schnipps-mac, thank you so much for the great review, we very much appreciate it. :) nga mihi Stew

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our day with Stew on the 6 hour Golden Future Tour. There were 9 adults on board and two small children. Stew certainly knows his stuff and was a wealth of knowledge about the area. He is also passionate about its ecological future....More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Kia ora 21girlie, thanks so much for the review we really appreciate it. It's a shame we didn't see too many critters on that day, as you say nature is out of our control. But we do our very best to find things. Glad you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small family run organisation with excellent knowledge of local history, culture and of course environment. Stu and Stu provided excellent personal customer service providing a small and intimate tour with less than 10 guests. We saw dolphins, seals and a wide variety of bird life....More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora Isabella, thanks so much for the excellent review! It was a great day showing you all around our little park. Best of regards to you and the family. Stew & Stu

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Our family of five, including three small children, had a great time on the tour. Our host knew everything there was to know about the area and we had a real adventure. We paid for lunch as well which was tasty and of generous proportions....More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks for the great review Rachel, it was great to show your family around and glad you enjoyed our tour. Best regards to you all. Stew

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We went on the Golden Future Boat Tour and had an incredible time. It's 6 hour tour with a mix of boating, hiking and beach time. Stew, the guide, has an incredible wealth of knowledge about Abel Tasman and its wildlife - we learnt so...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Anne-Marie, thanks so much for the glowing review! It certainly is the time to come, we seem to get the place to ourselves at this time of year. It was great to get to know you both and we wish you an amazing rest...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Like most people have said Stew is super knowledgeable and passionate about this amazing place. That in itself makes all the difference to the tour where you learn so much! We had 2 young children with us 6 and 3 and they just LOVED it!...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Awesome thanks so much Thamesgirl! Yep every day's a good day up there, and we especially love showing kiwi's around. Really nice to meet you and your lovely family. thanks and kind regards Stew

Reviewed 6 June 2018

The two of us (early 70's, reasonably but not super-fit) were picked up cheerfully and on time by Stew. We are New Zealanders who have traveled throughout our country, boating and walking and on road trips, but even during the drive to Marehau we were...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Wow thanks guys! What an awesome review, and many thanks aswell for your generous donation to Tasman Bay Guardians. We couldn't do our work without your generosity. So glad you had a great day with us and learnt a whole heap. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018

What an incredible experience. Stew has a wealth of knowledge regarding the history, landscapes and ecosystems of the Abel Tasman National park. There wasn't a question asked that he couldn't answer in stride! He expertly guided us through the day, and we enjoyed stops at...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Yay thanks Claire! Glad you enjoyed the day. It certainly was a beauty. thanks for coming out and the awesome review. S

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Stew was amazing and extremely knowledgeable about the national park, the wildlife and the marine life. He full lived my class expectations and he is a passionate. Remarquable tour. I totally recommend Abel Tasman Eco Tours.

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