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Abel Tasman Eco Tours

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Marahau 7197, New Zealand
+64 800 223 538
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Highly recommended tour

Highly recommended tour on boat, not only because of the amazing views of the Abel Tasman park and... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
jctorresro
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Fuengirola, España
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An education

We booked the Golden Futures tour with the company on the recommendation of our B&B hosts. The... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
i_m_tours
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Wishaw,Scotland
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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 charter and walk exploring and learning about the amazing diversity and conservation in this iconic park, or an interpid van and walk into the ancient heart of the park. Combine both tours and get a free lunch both days! $5 From each ticket goes to conservation in the park. If you want a real Abel Tasman Experience it doesn't get better than this! Tour includes morning tea and free transport from your local accomodation. Lunch is $18 extra.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marahau 7197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended tour on boat, not only because of the amazing views of the Abel Tasman park and its shore but also because of the all the information given by Stew about the flora, fauna and history of the whole area! Do not miss it!!!!

Thank jctorresro
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Many thanks for your outstanding review jctorresro, I haven't missed a day's work yet either, it must be a sweet job! cheers. Stew

Reviewed 7 March 2017

We booked the Golden Futures tour with the company on the recommendation of our B&B hosts. The tour was very well organised including a pick up and drop off by Stu at our B&B. About half the time was spent in the boat and the...More

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GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks for the honest feedback i_m_tours, yes that's one of the trickiest parts of my job is pitching material to all levels and language abilities. Most of the time I'm lucky, it sounds to me like there were some nature geeks asking technical questions perhaps...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were recommended to try Abel Tasman Eco Tours, as we are on a short visit to the national park. I have to say our expectations were more than met! Stew is a wonderfully knowledgeable guide who takes his time to show...More

Thank Malvinchik
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks for the recommendation Malvinchik, we really appreciate your feedback. Best regards. Stew

Reviewed 28 February 2017

What an absolutely awesome day! Fay is a lovely person to spend the day with and is just a wonderful guide to the flora and fauna of Abel Tasman National Park. We took the Promised Land tour and it not only lived up to our...More

Thank WifeofLofticus
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks Wifeoflofticus! I will pass on your regards to Fay, she will be rapt that her passion rubbed off on you guys. It's great that you appreciated the special nature of our Promised Land Tour. It is unlikely that this tour will ever be mainstream,...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

We did 2 tours (2 day combo) well worth it cos one was an inland walk and the other was a coastal boat trip. Stew did the boat and Fay did the walk - both were fantastic guides. Stew (the owner) actually pays a fee...More

Thank Pamela J
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks PamelaJ, you did the right thing opting for the combo, what an amazing insight into two very different faces of this tiny national park. Well done! and many thanks for the outstanding review. Best regards. Stew

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

A great experience on a wonderful day! Very interesting and also nice and relaxing. Stew is doing a great job having a hug knowledge and telling it in a very interesting way. It is obviously how much he loves this place and cares about it!

Thank BrigitteSK68
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks for the great review Brigitte, I'm so glad the passion came through. Best regards. Stew

Reviewed 15 February 2017

As an industry member I have had the pleasure of working with Stew on several occasions. This trip is so unique and if your a family can't be missed. There is so much appreciation for the parks history and wildlife and nature. As a corporate...More

Thank TheDreamMakerNZ
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Cheers Terri! We appreciate your recommendation, it has been great working with you to. Many thanks. Stew

Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We took the Golden Future Boat Tour and it was wonderful. We got to see so much of the park. Stew is an wildlife expert and knowledgeable about eco systems and conservation. We have been all over the world and this experience will be one...More

Thank ester94
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thansk so much ester94, it's humbling to know that what we are doing here is comparable on a global scale. That''s some seriously heart-warming feedback. Many thanks and best regards. Stew

Reviewed 1 February 2017

We hauled our jet lagged selves aboard Stew's boat on our first full day on the South Island. Ended the day wide awake after a great introduction to Abel Tasman's bays, beaches, wildlife and considerable environmental challenges. In addition to being a knowledgeable and congenial...More

Thank MrBadger3
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks MrBadger, So stoked you pushed through the jetlag cloud and into the crystal clear Abel Tasman. Bonus Bumpy bits and all! We hope the rest of your trip went equally as well. Thanks and best regards. Stew

Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We have been traveling for 3 months now and this has been one of our favorite tours! Stu was knowledgeable, willing to answer all of our sons questions, and fun! We learned a lot, saw a lot, and came away giving it a thumbs up!...More

Thank Amy J
GoldenFuture, Owner at Abel Tasman Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks Amy, we are proud to be family friendly as getting kids into this stuff is so important. Fun is the only way to go! Thanks and all the best. Stew

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