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Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle Ltd

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Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle is a family owned company that offers tours in the Abel Tasman National Park. Our boats are designed for easy access with ramps(no steps or stairs), protection from the elements and toilets on board. Our reputation is built...more
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2 Kaiteriteri Sandy Bay Road, Motueka 7197, New Zealand
+64 3-527 8688
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did a quick trip from Awaroa to Totaranui. Easy to book over the phone, pleasant trip on board. Only thing missing was there was no mention of life jackets but I'm sure they would have been on board if we looked.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank louisetanguay286
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a shame to visit the national park for only one day but our holiday time was limited. My wife and I researched many options. The ability to see coastal sights from the boat and disembark at Anchorage to enjoy the walks was an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 133mattn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this tour for 3 adults and 2 toddlers and it was perfect. Pick up at 9am and dropped off at Anchorage, we did the Cleopatra's Pool walk which is 2hours return, amazed at our 3.5yr old managing it on her own! Amazing tracks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kiwiabroard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good way to see the beautiful sea line of Abel Tasman. Boats were basic and took the half day trip from Kaiteriteri to midlands and back. Would have liked to spend more time on the beach at midlands before coming back but wasn’t an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank revett2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well done to the capitain who was brave enough to drop us off at Totaranui yesterday afternoon. We booked a one way trip from Awaroa to Totaranui not really understanding what handicaps could come with that! With a ghastly easterly blowing we were pushing for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marianne592
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got picked up at our hotel outside of Nelson at 8:00 am, took a 1 hour van shuttle ride that delivered us to Kaiteriteri Beach just south of the start of the National Park. We then got on a large motorized catamaran called the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ron1733
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the half Park scenic cruise which lasts two hours. We saw some great sights and got a good feel for the Abel Tasman Park

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BramleyLoiner21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As visitors to Nelson we were keen to visit the Abel Tasman National Park and the package organised by the Abel tasman Sea Shuttle company provided exactly what we wanted. A bus journey to take us to Kaiteriteri, then on a boat for just over...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Cfab777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to move around the national park, the staff is helpful and have good tips to make most of my journey

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeborahMello
Reviewed 13 December 2018

This beautiful part of NZ is a must. We did the Discovery Day Tour which includes a boat trip and 7km walk through the National Park. Sit back and enjoy a boat cruise stopping off at various spots to load and unload passengers. On the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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11 November 2018|
Response from santo-trainsspotter7 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you mean the starting point of the boat trip to the north along the shore, the answer is Yes. At Kaiteriteri beach along the beach on the road side, there is a free parking spaces for the boat passengers as well as... More
17 January 2015|
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Response from M0ZGirl | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the easiest sections for walking are anywhere from Marahau through to Awaroa. We got dropped off by water taxi to Torrens Bay and walked to Awaroa and it was about 6.5 hours including breaks which was quite a... More