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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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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great trip by boat along the coast and you can stop off at various places to stay over night if you so wish to do so and if you do stop over you can hike to the next pick up point or...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RAE S
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks For the great review Rae. kind regards Stew

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the boat tour with stew. Im a kayak guide in the national park and see it everyday 6 months a year. I have never been so amazed and excited. His approach is very relaxed and educational. Was a Top notch tour with a top...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Arron S
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Cheers Arron! It was great to meet you and I was also impressed with your knowledge and questions. I'd imagine you're a top knotch guide yourself. Also, thanks for volunteering for our snorkel training. Legend! Cheers, Stew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time with Stew, enjoying the secluded views of Abel National Park. This park is only accessible by coast track and by boat. We had young kids with us so we decided to do some walk and a lot of boat. Stew...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora YEnjoy Travel, thanks so much for the great review! We are glad you had a great time with us and it was great to meet you and your lovely families. nga mihi Stew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic day out with Stew in November during our trip to New Zealand. It was a privilege to be shown the Abel Tasman area by boat and on foot by someone so knowledgeable and passionate about the land, the sea and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora Colin and Mo, OUr pleasure! thanks for coming and leaving this great review. nga mihi Stew

Reviewed 11 December 2018

We also loved the boat tour - thanks to the two Stus - really good and interesting day out on the water and landing in Abel Tasman. We also loved our day on land with Fay - the cave with the stalactites and moa bones,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thanks for the great review guys! We're so glad you came and did two days with us and got a really comprehensive experience of our region. thanks and kind regards Stew

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We loved the boat tour! Our passionated guide did a very good job to showed us all the nature Abel Tasman has to offer!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

No worries! your so welcome. We're glad you enjoyed it. thanks and kind regards. Stew

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We loved this trip...covering a long stretch of the Marine Reserve, we made several stops to explore flora and fauna. Stew was very informative, he gave clear explanations and his enthusiasm was contagious. We enjoyed every moment, lots of photo opportunity and even had mid...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2018

Hi Dawn and Peter, thanks so much or the great review, we are so glad you had a great day with us. :) nga mihi nui Stew

Reviewed 11 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Wow thanks! We're so glad you had a great time. It's always magic when you get the big three. Dolphins, seals AND penguins :) nga mihi Stew

Reviewed 8 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

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

Reviewed 8 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

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

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