Experience Abel Tasman Coastal Track up Close and Personal! This leisurely two-day unguided journey gives you a big serve of the Abel Tasman.
Start the day with an exhilarating Aqua Taxi trip into Tonga Island Marine Reserve to visit the New Zealand fur seals.
Your unguided walk from Onetahuti to Anchorage (5-6 hours 17.8km) is full of stunning scenery, this section of track is considered the most picturesque section of the park, the track crosses The Falls River Swingbridge - 47 m in length. Your final destination for the evening is Anchorage. After a memorable day of walking, enjoy a hot shower, dinner and relaxed stay on board the Abel Tasman Aquapackers (dorm accommodation).
After breakfast warm up on day two with a leisurely walk along the southern end of the Abel Tasman Coastal Track discovering scenic outlooks, clear streams, native bush and gorgeous beaches. Incredible views over Astrolabe Islands and Anchorage make great photo opportunities before reaching your final destination - Marahau.
Note: This trip can run in reverse depending on time of booking.
Duration: 2 Days
Check in: 8:30am (Summer: 1st October – 30th April)
Age: Minimum 14 years, under the age of 16 years need to be accompanied by an adult. $132.00 per person.
Child fares apply for water taxi travel only and are not available for kayaking options the Abel Tasman Adventure & Abel Tasman Golden Future.
Prior Experience: Not necessary
Food: Includes evening meal day one and breakfast day two. Please bring lunch on day one and two along with any other snacks you may like along the way.
Walk: Onetahuti to Anchorage 17.8km (5- 6 hours). Anchorage to Marahau 12.4 (4 hours).
Aqua Taxi: 1 Aqua Taxi transfer
Bus: Additional $30 Nelson return or Free from Motueka/
Accommodation: Abel Tasman AquaPackers – dorm style accommodation, upgrade to private cabin available on request. Aquapackers provide all your bedding, a delicious BBQ dinner in the evening and basic breakfast in the morning. There is no alcohol sale on board the vessel however you are more than welcome to bring your own or help yourself to complimentary tea or coffee.