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Abel Tasman Eco Tours

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Fantastic day

Like most people have said Stew is super knowledgeable and passionate about this amazing place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thamesgirl89
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A magical, rewarding day

The two of us (early 70's, reasonably but not super-fit) were picked up cheerfully and on time by... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
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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
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Marahau 7197, New Zealand
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+64 800 223 538
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Benberg72
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

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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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Reviewed 21 May 2018

can not recommend enough! The knowledge and love behind Stew amazed me! He loves our backyard and treasures it so much and loves passing on his knowledge on the place. Can not wait to bring more whanau back through this tour!

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thanks for the awesome review Courtney! much appreciated and glad you had a great time. See you again some time :)

Reviewed 21 May 2018

I had so much fun, Stew was awesome. The scenery was stunning and breathtaking. A big highlight was seeing all the seal cubs and how they came so close to our boat. I'm so glad that the weather turned out to be awesome. Thank you...More

Thank Kassy F
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

No worries Kassy, cheers for the great review. Kind regards. Stew

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

An exceptional day. From the pick up to return. Extraordinarily knowledgeable guide. An obvious love of the park and how it can enhance the preservation of the natural world. Everything I believe in. Thank you and please continue the excellent work. Stunningly beautiful region. Do...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Cheers Robert, thanks for your fantastic review! all the best. Stew

Reviewed 30 April 2018

This was an outstanding tour with Stew, who impressed us with his detailed knowledge of the Abel Tasman Park. Thanks again for the great day. Jens und Ilona

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thanks Jens and Ilona, we really appreciate your awesome review. Thanks for coming out with me and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip around NZ. All the best! Stew

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Most amazing day out in the park. I thought I knew the area but I learned so much. Stu really knows his stuff and presents it in such an interesting and easy to understand way. A must do in the Abel tasman

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Cheers Anita, it was a real pleasure to have you and your family out on our tour. And what a stunner it was! cheers. Stew

Reviewed 1 April 2018

This trip was recommended to us by a Dutch couple at our B&B in Wellington so we thought we'd give it a go. It isn't cheap but it is superb value for money and we would highly recommend it. The key to the whole day...More

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