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Vista Cruise, Water Taxi, Walk, Sea Kayak Abel Tasman National Park, guided and independent Combinations to suit you, year-round. A family business welcoming visitors since 1841! Options from 2 hours to 5 days. Overnight at Torrent Bay Lodge or...more
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1 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Rd, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Abel Tasman is famous for its sunny weather. Unfortunately, we had to walk in the storm. But Willsons provided good service! They gave us rainjacket and towel at the end. The cruise was very comfortable.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we got to the pier, it was chaotic with so many cruises and people, but Wilsons were very efficient and everyone got on the boat very fast and safely. We got the bookme rate and first exchanged the coupon and got our tickets and...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 30 May 2018

What an excellent experiance. The guides were great and the accommodation and food were wonderful. Fortunately the weather was great so the walking and views were something to remember.

Thank Tim Q
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely perfect day with our very chilled and knowledgeable guide Adam!! We paddled from bay to bay and even saw a lot of seals! Stopped at Frenchman Bay to have lunch and chill out! Can definitely recommend this trip :)

1  Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Well organised, friendly staff, great day out. We booked to go up and down the coast on the vista cruise, but we got to change our itinerary last minute and get a 2 hour stop off at Anchorage Bay. Our kids loved it (7, 3yo)...More

1  Thank MrsKatRose
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Super well organised, perfectly located and appointed accommodation and the best guides each with their personal insights and connections. We had never been on an organised tour let alone hike or kayak trip so were a bit unsure but It could not have been a...More

Thank Dianegae
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We did the Great Day Out Trip, where we departed from Kaiteritei and cruised up to Totaranui. Along the way we stopped at many different bays to drop people off or pick them up. We saw seals basking in the sun. It was a lovely...More

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Being on the wrong side of 60 and not into hiking we chose to take the 4 hour Wilsons boat trip from Kaiteriteri. Some amazing photo ops and a very informative crew who provided lots of interesting info as we cruised in and out of...More

Thank AussiePD
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We did Kaiteriteri to Totaranui coastal cruise which lasts Three and half hours. Departed from Kaiteriteri and stayed on-board the Vista Cruise to enjoy Abel Tasman experience. Thoroughly enjoyable cruise unfortunately we encountered cloudy, windy and occasional rain. Not ideal weather but we still enjoyed...More

Thank Rameshlcfc
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Booked the seals birdsong half day paddle . First of had great weather, secondly a vey experienced and friendly guide in Shannon. Our whole experience with Willsons was excellent from booking right through to safety ,supplied equipment and itinerary. It was a great start to...More

Thank Leslie G
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Estefania R
11 February 2018|
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Response from HLHAbeltas | Property representative |
Hi Estefania, thank you for reaching out to us. All our emails have been answered so without your email address I can't check what happened to your inquiry. All our trips can be booked online. Please email us again if you... More
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Estefania R
11 February 2018|
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Try emailing the I-Site information centre at Nelson or Motueka. I found staff very helpful at the Nelson centre.
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Phil R
11 March 2017|
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Response from HLHAbeltas | Property representative |
Hi there, it is possible for one to kayak and the other to walk, cruise or relax on the beach. Please email us or call us with your booking number to discuss all the options
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