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Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours

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We provide 6 hour scenic day trips on board our comfortable catamarans into the beautiful Abel Tasman National Park with opportunities for kayaking, swimming and bush walk adventures, including a visit to the Tonga Island Marine Reserve. You'll get...more
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Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing experience - it's a must do if you are visiting Abel Tasman. Such a great experience- fantastic boat and crew, wonderful hospitality and even better scenery! Highly recommend, didn't want to get off the boat!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank horse_leesha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you only have a small amount of time to explore the Tasman this is the way to do it. Emma was an awesome skipper full of history and knowledge she taught us about many of the birds and animals we encountered. The day was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kroro08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a wonderful day on the water with Emma and Mac. They provided great information on the park and NZ in general. Chartered the entire boat for our family - saw seals, Blue Penguin, kayaked, walked Putt Head and swam. It was fabulous - highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marny2014
Rod S, Owner at Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It was fantastic to have your lovely family aboard and we enjoyed spending the day seeing some of the highlights of the National Park and sharing some of our Kiwi stories with you. You certainly made the most of your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful excursion with small group today. We kayaked and hiked in various coves along the north side of the South Island. Captain Rod and son, Angus, made us feel like family. We highly recommend these folks.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 657JulieP
Rod S, Owner at Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your day out with our family. Thanks for your recommendation and we wish you happy travels

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Along with my wife and 4 other couples (strangers for 10 minutes) we got picked up off the beach by Emma in a motorized raft to take us out on her boat for the day. Emma was right on time and gave us an overview...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ascheff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of seven had an amazing adventure day of boating in Abel Tasman Park with Mac and Emma. We were picked up right on time at 10:00 am right on our beach at Split Apple Rock. We motored up on a gorgeous catamaran boat...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sierraliberty
Rod S, Owner at Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the fantastic review and photos! . You look like you are having a great day in the photos which is just the way we like it . Mac and Emma really enjoyed their day out with your wonderful families and it was a...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018

Fantastic experience exploring The Abel Tasman National Park with Abel Tasman Charters. From pick-up to drop-up everything went smoothly. The whole day was very organized, while still giving us the opportunity to explore the park on our own. Our skipper Emma was great and provided...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Rod S, Owner at Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review Jacquelyn. We are very pleased you enjoyed our trip and we feel privileged every day to be able to share this great place with you. Thank you also for your praise of Emma. We will ensure we...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Father and son combo Rod and Angus gave us a great experience. They were professional but friendly and managed the needs and capabilities of our diverse group very well.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

My wife and I started our South Island adventure with Rod and Angus, and it was the perfect start. They both provide a wide array of knowledge concerning NZ history and ecology, and are very flexible with what guests would like to see and do....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Rod S, Owner at Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks Daniel, wonderful to hear we helped you make the most of your day in the Abel Tasman National Park. We wish you better weather and more fantastic days travel in New Zealand.

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Brilliant day on the water seeing some of the sights of Abel Tasman with Clare our knowledgable skipper. Only 8 people on the boat with a good mix of nationalities made for an interesting trip and very pleasant day. The itinerary is flexible and you...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Rod S, Owner at Abel Tasman Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thanks for recommending us to others. We love to hear that our Best Abel Tasman Daytrip was a highlight and you had a great day out with Claire.

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Scenic524843
14 August 2018|
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Response from Rod S | Property representative |
Hi Yes, the trip is suitable for children and infants also as we can ensure they are able to participate in all the activities. Thanks for your enquiry
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V4963ONdianes
1 April 2018|
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Response from Rod S | Property representative |
Hi We do not run our Best Abel Tasman Daytrip that late in May but you may still privately charter the boat. It is still possible to kayak also
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18RachelMN
26 December 2017|
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Response from Rod S | Property representative |
Hi Rachel The cost of our Best Abel Tasman Daytrip is $285 per person and includes lunch, all refreshments and use of the kayaks. We also include towels sunscreen and a helpful skipper to be your guide for the day.
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